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November 2019 Issue No. 1


News from the Northern Virginia Chamber
MEDIA ALERT: The Northern Virginia Chamber Applauds the Historic American Legion Bridge Announcement by Governors​

View the official release here regarding the bridge announcement.

Congratulations to the 17th Annual Greater Washington Government Contractor Award(TM) Winners

Please join us in congratulating the winners of the 17th Annual Greater Washington Government Contractor Awards™ presented on November 6th. View the release here and the photos from the gala.  ​

New Panelist Announced - Women Rising to Boards

Join us on November 22nd for a deeper look into how boardroom diversity can improve career opportunities throughout your organization. View our panel of industry experts and register now!   
2019 Senatorial Roundtable

The Northern Virginia Chamber is proud to again host our two U.S. Senators – Mark Warner and Tim Kaine – for a roundtable discussion at the Chamber office on December 9th. Learn about federal issues facing your organization and hear their views on the shape of Virginia politics following the 2019 General Assembly elections and what’s at stake nationally in 2020. It's not too early to register here.
Member News
 Finding Future Workforce

On November 21st, Prince William County Schools (PWCS) in conjunction with the Virginia Department of Labor and Industry (DOLI) will host the 2nd Annual CTE Career Connections event at the Kelly Leadership Center. This event is designed to allow employers an opportunity to interact with high school students from multiple school divisions. Students invited to this event are grades 10-12, and they are strongly encouraged to bring resumes and be prepared to talk about their career interests and plans. Learn more here.

NWFCU Foundation Grants Funds for At-Promise Children's Programs 

View the official release here.​

St. James Hosts Community Clean-up Day and Turkey Trot

The St. James invites you to participate in a Community Clean-up Day on Saturday, November 23rd in preparation for the St. James' Inaugural Turkey Trot 5k on Thanksgiving morning! 50% off registration for those who join us in the clean-up efforts. Register here.
Washington Business Hall of Fame Recognizes Lifetime Achievement Awards

The Washington Business Hall of Fame is the region’s signature lifetime achievement award for individuals who have made a significant contribution to the quality of life in Greater Washington through the private sector economy, and serve as role models for the next generation of leaders. The 2019 Hall of Fame will take place December 4, 2019. For more information, go here.
Sandy Spring Bancorp Expands Wealth Management Services

Sandy Spring Bancorp announced it has reached an agreement to acquire Rembert Pendleton Jackson (RPJ), an investment and financial advisory firm located in Falls Church, Virginia. For more information go here for the full press release.
MCI USA Association Solutions: Building Community

From masterfully planning and executing client conferences and events, to sharing expertise and training industry audiences, to welcoming and onboarding new clients – our talents are proud of what we’ve accomplished for the association community, and are excited about what’s to come. View more here.
Partnership News
Thank You to the Following Members Who Have Committed or Reaffirmed their Support of the Chamber:  ​
  • Baker Tilly
  • George Mason University
  • Lexell Blue Consulting
  • Washington Spirit

Upcoming Events 
Tuesday, November 19th: 3:00 - 5:00 PM
Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce

Women Rising to Boards: Many Roads Lead to the Boardroom
Friday, November 22nd: 7:30 - 10:00 AM
Hilton Tysons Corner

Non-Profit & Association Management Council Series:  Master Your Association's Board Culture to Smash Operation Obstacles & Happy Hour
Thursday, December 5th: 3:00 - 5:00 PM
Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce

10th Annual Virginia Economic Summit
Friday, December 6th: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Greater Richmond Convention Center

Women in Business Council Meeting
Monday, December 9th: 10:00 - 11:00 AM
Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce 

Senatorial Roundtable
Monday, December 9th: 12:00 - 1:30 PM
Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce

GovCon Series: Transitioning for Success
Tuesday, December 10th: 8:00 - 10:00 AM
Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce

Capital Region Workforce Summit
Wednesday, December 11th:  8:00 - 11:30 AM
Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce

Government Contracting Council Meeting
Friday, December 13th: 8:00 - 10:00 AM
Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce

Holiday Reception  
Thursday, December 19th
Northern Virginia Chamber Atrium

28th Annual Economic Conference - Save the date
Thursday, January 30
Hilton Tysons Corner
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