Month: October 2017

Lumos Networks is Proud to Sponsor the Virginia Chamber’s Veteran-Business Mixer in Virginia Beach – Lumos Networks is one of 17 Participating Employers at the Event

October 31st, 2017

WAYNESBORO, VA – October 31, 2017– Lumos Networks Corp. (“Lumos Networks” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: LMOS), a leading fiber-based service provider in the Mid-Atlantic region, is pleased to sponsor the Virginia Chamber and Virginia Department of Veterans Services’ Veteran-Business mixer which will be held November 2, 2017 in Virginia Beach. The mixer offers Veterans and […]


William E. Franczek Elected to the American College of Construction Lawyers

October 31st, 2017

Norfolk, VA (October 31, 2017) –Vandeventer Black partner William (“Bill”) E. Franczek was recently elected as a Fellow of the American College of Construction Lawyers (ACCL). The ACCL is a prestigious and elite national organization of construction lawyers who are selected by peer recognition, and who are dedicated to excellence in the specialized practice of […]


Assets of world’s largest fund managers pass $80 trillion for the first time

October 30th, 2017

Passively managed assets continue to gain share of total assets at the expense of active management ARLINGTON, VA, October 30, 2017 — Total assets under management (AuM) of the world’s largest 500 managers grew to $81.2 trillion in 2016, representing a rise of 5.8% on the previous year, according to latest figures from leading global […]


Vandeventer Black LLP hires Cybersecurity Attorney

October 26th, 2017

Norfolk, VA (October 26, 2017)– Vandeventer Black is pleased to announce the addition of Jonathan V. Gallo to the firm’s Cybersecurity and Data Privacy Group. Gallo will concentrate his practice primarily in cybersecurity, information privacy/security, software licensing, and government contracting. “We are excited to welcome Jonathan to our firm,” said Michael L. Sterling, Managing Partner. […]


Willis Towers Watson introduces updated version of Emblem predictive modeling software

October 25th, 2017

Emblem 4.6 is capable of modeling and visualizing real-world customer behaviors quicker and with greater pricing accuracy ARLINGTON, VA, October 25, 2017 — Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ: WLTW), a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, has released an updated version of its Emblem predictive modeling software. Emblem 4.6 is distinguished by the addition of […]


Thomas Jefferson Institute 3rd Annual Conference on Virginia’s Economic Future

October 25th, 2017        George Mason University

On Friday, November 10 The Thomas Jefferson Institute will host the 3rd Annual Conference on Virginia’s Economic Future at George Mason University’s Fairfax Campus. This year’s theme is “What Will Tax Reform Mean For You and Your Business?” Confirmed speakers include: Steve Moore; Heritage Foundation and key Trump economic advisor William Dunkelberg; Chief Economist, National Federation of Independent […]


Virginia’s Future Prosperity Depends on Natural Gas Pipelines

October 25th, 2017        YOUR ENERGY VIRGINIA

In the years ahead, natural gas will continue to be a critical source of energy for Virginia. It is a reliable, affordable, American-made, clean fuel. The use of natural gas has more than doubled in Virginia since 2004. Natural gas is already delivering substantial savings to Virginia households and businesses. While the use of natural […]


Vandeventer Black Recognized as a Pro Bono Law Firm of the Year

October 23rd, 2017

Norfolk, VA (October 19, 2017)– Vandeventer Black LLP was recognized as Law Firm of the Year (Large Practice) by the Legal Aid Society of Eastern Virginia (LASEV) as part of their Pro Bono Celebration & Recognition Program. The firm was selected for its outstanding contribution of time and resources which provided access to legal services […]


VOGA – DMME Honor Industry Excellence

October 17th, 2017

Abingdon, Va.-  Outstanding achievements by members of the Virginia gas and oil industry were recognized Thursday, Oct 12, 2017 during the Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy, Division of Gas and Oil and the Virginia Oil and Gas Association third annual awards program, held at the Martha Washington Inn in Abingdon. CONSOL Energy Named Operator […]


***MEDIA ADVISORY*** VA Chamber To Co-Host 69th Annual Virginia Conference On World Trade

October 12th, 2017

RICHMOND, VA – The Virginia Chamber, in partnership with the Virginia Economic Development Partnership-International Trade, The Virginia Manufacturers Association, and the Virginia Maritime Association, will host the 69th Annual Conference on World Trade next Tuesday, October 17 through Wednesday October 18, 2017 in Williamsburg, VA. Virginia’s economy is increasingly tied to exports, which contribute to […]