Meet The Wine Maker: Kent Arndt

October One Wine Tasting Shop
Saturday, June 15th 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Meet Kent Arendt! Kent began working in the wine industry in 2016 in the Columbia Valley, Washington. He has worked at Walsh Family Wine since 2017, starting as a vineyard and cellar hand and working his way up to Winemaker. Additionally, he has completed certificate programs from Washington State University in both Enology and Viticulture.

Boden Young is Kent Arendt’s introductory label into winemaking. The label is representative of the youth and rapid growth of the Virginia wine industry. Boden, translating to ‘soil’ in German, is depicted on each label as a soil profile.

Stop by the October One Vineyard Tasting Shop to meet Kent and try his 2023 Gruner Veltliner.

Signature Events

Annual Meeting & Community Leadership Awards

The Loudoun Chamber will celebrate its 57th Annual Meeting & Community Leadership Awards in early 2025. We will honor top community leaders as well as celebrate the success of the 2024 Board of Directors Chair, Angela Mitchell, owner of ARM Consulting LLC. We will also welcome our 2025 Board and the new Chair Scott Loftis, of Atlantic Union Bank. Stay tuned for more information.

 

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Annual DEIA Summit

The Loudoun Chamber’s Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Accessibility (DEIA) Committee is proud to present the 3rd Annual DEIA Summit in the Fall of 2024. Stay tuned for event speakers and details!  View 2023 Event Photos

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Chamber Classic

On Monday, August 19, 2024, the 42nd Annual Chamber Classic will be 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. View the Event Page

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Small Business Awards

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Valor Awards

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State of the Loudoun Market

The Loudoun real estate market has rarely experienced the number of challenges and opportunities it does today. It is difficult to make sense of these current market conditions and their impact on economic conditions. On June 26, 2024, the Loudoun Chamber is bringing together the region’s top economic and real estate experts to examine how the economic and cultural forces influencing this market will impact your business.

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