This webinar will show you how to use social media and virtual networking tools to engage with existing customers and partners, as well as identify prospects and land new business despite the limitations of today’s business environment. It also includes innovative and safe ways to have face-to-face engagement with key contacts. Attendees will learn ways to take advantage of regional, national and global markets as our physical location becomes less critical. For those hoping to penetrate and/or expand their presence in the federal contracting arena, the webinar will provide tips on how to take advantage of the 4th quarter rush to meet quotas for small business utilization. You’ll learn how to recognize and avoid Zoom fatigue, while maximizing the effectiveness of video teleconferencing to win new business.
Cheryl Waldrup, Strongbridge LLC, is a senior marketing and business development executive with more than 20 years of experience in the information technology (IT) and federal government contracting arena. Cheryl has been a resident of Loudoun County since 1994. She has served at both privately-held and publicly-traded companies, as well as one of the largest ESOPs in the U.S. Specializing in capture, brand management, partner marketing, strategic planning, business development and product launch, Cheryl’s experience spans diverse markets in both large scale and smaller, entrepreneurial environments. Earlier this year, Cheryl was recognized as a “Fierce Female” in the technology industry by the DC Chapter of Women in Technology (WIT). In 2018, she was named as the Industry Advisory Council’s (IAC) Fellow of the Year, and in 2017 she received the Capella University/Wall Street Journal Business Leader Award.
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Annual Meeting & Community Leadership Awards
The Loudoun Chamber celebrated it’s Annual Meeting & Community Leadership Awards on January 24th. We honored top business and community leaders and celebrated the success of the Chamber’s 2019 Board of Directors Chair, Lisa Kimball of The Arc of Loudoun, and welcomed in our 2020 Board Chair, Stacey Metcalfe of Inova Loudoun Hospital.
For more information about the awards and to view the full press release click here
Annual Real Estate Event
Stay tuned for 2020 event information this Fall! This event provides access to experts in the housing industry nationwide and locally. While Loudoun outperforms other Virginia counties on most economic measures, we still face many challenges to our future prosperity. Whether it’s our investment in Metro, a housing affordability crisis or attracting a millennial workforce, Loudoun’s challenges demand effective solutions.
On August 17th we will hold our 38th Annual Loudoun Chamber Golf Classic at the award-winning Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf course, The Club at Creighton Farms. This course is one of the finest on the Eastern Seaboard, and is nothing short of spectacular. We are proud to have produced Loudoun County’s premier business golf tournament for the past three decades, and we hope you and your colleagues will join us. For Questions or Sponsorships: Contact: Paige Romanow
For the past 9 years, this casual, networking tournament pairs you and a partner against a field of over 30 two-man teams in a progressive four month tournament. Designed with the busy professional in mind, each event consists of a 9-hole round after work, followed by a short networking reception to get you home in time to put the kids to bed. The team with the lowest cumulative score after four events is the champion.
Small Business Awards
For 26 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, the 2020 Small Business of the Year. Winners are announced in front of a live audience of Loudoun’s top business and community leaders.
Superhero 5k & Kids Fun Run
The Loudoun Chamber is thrilled to present the 6th Annual Superhero 5k & Kids Fun Run! This family-friendly event includes races and events for all ages. The 5k is open to walkers, runners, strollers and pups. Superhero costumes are encouraged!
The Loudoun Chamber will honor local heroes, from Public Safety personnel to ordinary citizens, for their courageous, often lifesaving actions in 2019 at the 35th Annual Valor Awards ceremony. The entire Loudoun County business community will be invited to attend these Annual Valor Awards to help honor these dedicated public servants for their selfless acts of heroism and commitment to protecting our families, our neighbors and our community!