YEA! Loudoun: Sponsorships 2017-2018

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In Partnership with:  Mason Enterprise Center-Leesburg, Loudoun County Public Schools, Loudoun County’s Department of Economic Development, Loudoun Youth, Inc. 

The Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) is a groundbreaking program that transforms middle and high school students into real, confident entrepreneurs. Students develop business ideas, write business plans, conduct market research, pitch their plans to investors, and launch and run their own companies.

Program Events:  October 2017 – May 2018
  • Parent & Student Orientation
  • Investor Panel Event – Students present their business plan to a “Shark Tank” panel of judges. Investors will allocate funding based on the quality of the sales pitch and presentation.
  • CEO Roundtable – Local CEOs meet with students to discuss their roles, companies, backgrounds, and offer helpful business and networking advice to the students.
  • Media Meet & Greet – Local media professionals will come in and speak with the students about the power of the press, how to get stories covered, interviewing tips, and so much more.
  • Trade Show – Students demonstrate and sell their business/product.
  • Graduation Ceremony

Platinum Partners  |  $5,000

  • Logo on all marketing materials and on signage at every YEA Event and student application form
  • Company featured prominently on all electronic and printed marketing materials
  • Company logo featured prominently on the program webpage, social media
  • Recognition as partner in all newsletters and press releases related to the program
  • Speaking opportunity at Parent/Student Orientation, Graduation or Investor Panel events
  • One company rep on Investor Panel ($500 investment capital included in sponsorship)
  • Four attendees to the Investor Panel event and class graduation

YEA! Investor Panel Sponsor  |  $2,000
Multiple Sponsorships available

  • Company logo on signage at every YEA Program Event
  • Company name on all promotional materials for the event
  • One company representative on Investor Panel ($500 investment capital included in sponsorship)
  • Two attendees to the Investor Panel event and class graduation
  • Opportunity for representative to speak at the Investor Panel event

Scholarship Sponsors  |  $1,500
Multiple sponsorships available 

  • Scholarships used to fund tuition of underrepresented student populations
  • Company name on signage at every YEA Program Event
  • Company name on promotional materials for the program
  • Two attendees to the Investor Panel event and class graduation
  • Opportunity for company rep to serve as class volunteer (guest speaker, web developer, etc.)

CEO Roundtable Sponsor  |  $1,000   SOLD
Exclusive sponsorship

  • Company logo on signage at CEO Roundtable event
  • Company name on promotional materials for entire YEA program
  • Two attendees to the Investor Panel event
  • Opportunity for company rep to serve as class volunteer (guest speaker, web developer, etc.)

Signature Events

Annual Meeting & Community Leadership Awards

The Loudoun Chamber is excited to celebrate it’s Annual Meeting & Community Leadership Awards on March 3, 2022. We will honor top business and community leaders and celebrate the success of the Chamber’s 2021 Board of Directors Chair, Stacey Metcalfe, Morven Park, and welcome in our 2022 Board.  View 2022 Finalists

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Chamber Classic

The 40th Annual Chamber Classic has been Loudoun County’s premier business golf tournament for nearly four decades. Held at The Club at Creighton Farms, 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 an Annual Chamber Classic sponsorship.

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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 in the Fall, date TBD.     View Photos / View 2021 Finalists & Winners

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Valor Awards

The Loudoun Chamber will honor our community’s real life heroes on April 1, 2022, including several truly heroic citizens, for their courageous, often lifesaving actions, at the 37th Annual Loudoun County Valor Awards. Loudoun’s top business and community leaders will join us for this proud Chamber tradition, and demonstrate their respect and appreciation for these dedicated public servants and their selfless acts of heroism and service.

 

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