Loudoun Technology Coalition: Leveraging Blockchain For Your Business

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Learn how and why companies are using blockchain technology

You may have heard about blockchain technology, but do you know how it will impact your business? The Loudoun Technology Coalition has invited an expert panel to discuss organizations that are using blockchain today and how the technology is changing business practices and operations.

Business owners will have an opportunity to meet local firms during the networking and expo hall that are helping organizations prepare for and implement new technologies, including, blockchain.

Attendees can expect to:

  • Meet companies currently implementing blockchain and why they made that decision
  • Learn about the current policies that are helping companies adopt blockchain
  • Connect with professionals that can help you continue learning about this technology and decide if it’s right for your business

Meet the panel:

Jason Sfaelos, Business Development Manager, Cloud & Blockchain Executive, Equinix Inc.
○ More than 20 years of experience in the Technology Sector, Jason specializes in Cloud and Blockchain technologies. At Equinix, Jason works with many of the leading cloud providers across the globe, collaborating to enable their technologies within the Equinix ecosystem. More recently he has been engaged with global partners and cloud providers who are contributing to the blockchain ecosystem in removing barriers to adoption. Similarly to Equinix establishing dominance in the marketplace during the growth phase of the internet, Jason is working to define the Equinix blockchain strategy and how Equinix will be a key player in this space to address ecosystems such as Healthcare, Supply Chain, Finance and Banking. Equinix is the global leader for interconnection and datacenter services with facilities across the Americas, EMEA and APAC. Website, LinkedIn

● Aleksandar ZelenovicStrategy and Consulting Practice Lead, Sapient Consulting
○ As the leader of Sapient Consulting’s strategy capability, Aleks focuses on creating long-lasting solutions at the intersection of technology, innovation and business needs. He holds an MBA degree from the MIT Sloan School of Management and has over 20 years of experience in the commercial and public sectors where he has supported both U.S. and overseas clients. His approach to leadership generates results by focusing on end-customer value, collaboration and, organizational learning. He is an expert in business and digital strategy, emerging technologies, DevOps, Agile, modernization, voice of the customer, and organizational design. Throughout 2017, Aleks pioneered the blockchain ecosystem concept for the federal space that focused on “connected intelligence” and the ways that emerging technologies including blockchain, machine learning, artificial intelligence and robotic process automation work in concert for an increased benefit to organizations.  LinkedIn

Kian Bradley, Client Developer, Fornetix
○ Kian is our expert hacker on the panel. He recently earned first place in the cryptocurrency capture the flag (C3TF) at this year’s BSidesNoVA hacking conference. Kian is a Software Engineers for Ashburn-based Fornetix, an advanced encryption management software company.  LinkedIn

Moderator: Paul McNeal, Owner, Crypto Market 360


Paul McNeal

Crypto Market 360


Jason Sfaelos


Kian Bradley


Aleks Zelenovic

Sapient Consulting
Exclusive | Only One Available | $3,000
  • Opportunity to give remarks and spotlight businesses at each event
  • Logo recognition on all marketing
  • Display table at each event
  • Four tickets to each event




  • Opportunity to introduce panel or keynote speaker for the event
  • Logo recognition on all marketing
  • Display table
  • Two tickets to event
  • Name recognition on all event marketing
  • Display table
  • Two tickets to event

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The Loudoun Chamber celebrated its 55th Annual Meeting & Community Leadership Awards on Friday, January 20, 2023 at The National Conference Center. We honored top community leaders as well as celebrate the success of the 2022 Board of Directors Chair, Shawn Mitchell, owner of Modern Mechanical. We will also welcomed in our 2023 Board and the new Chair Carol Barbe, owner of Backflow Technology.

The 2023 Community Leadership Award winners in each category had the opportunity to select one nonprofit organization to receive a $1,000 grant, thanks to the generosity of the Community Foundation for Loudoun and Northern Fauquier Counties. Stay tuned for more information about the 2024 Annual Meeting. 2023 Event Photos


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Chamber Classic

On Monday, August 15, 2022, the 40th Annual Chamber Classic was held at The Club at Creighton Farms. This event has been Loudoun County’s premier business golf tournament for four decades. The Chamber Classic offers our sponsors tremendous marketing exposure, and an incomparable day of golf on this Jack Nicklaus designed course. If your company’s target market includes senior level executives and business owners who have a passion for the game of golf, we invite you to consider a 2023 Sponsorship. Stay tuned for more information and pricing.

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Small Business Awards

For 28 years, the Loudoun Small Business Awards have been the most prestigious honors celebrating the best small businesses, entrepreneurs and nonprofit organizations in our Loudoun community. We hope you will join us to congratulate finalists and winners in 9 categories, including the top prize, at the 2022 Small Business of the Year. Winners are announced in front of a live audience of Loudoun’s top business and community leaders. This event will take place on Friday, November 4th at the Westfields Marriott Washington Dulles.     View Photos / View 2021 Finalists & Winners

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Valor Awards


This Spring, the Chamber will honor the Loudoun Chamber will honor first responders, our community’s real-life heroes, and several truly heroic citizens, for their courageous, often lifesaving actions at the 38th Annual Loudoun County Valor Awards. Stay tuned for the 2023 event date!

Click to view the 2022 Event PhotosClick to view the 2022 Valor Awards Program Book


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