Month: March 2021

Virginia Promise Partnership: Building a Strong Child Care System for a Strong Virginia

March 30th, 2021        The Virginia Promise Partnership

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought into sharp focus how critical our child care system really is to Virginia’s businesses. As child care programs across the Commonwealth have been forced to reduce enrollment, cut hours, and close altogether in the wake of the healthcare crisis, parents have had to make the difficult choice between working and […]


TOMORROW: VDH Vaccinate Virginia Webinar for Employers

March 29th, 2021

Tomorrow, the Virginia Department of Health will host a webinar for Virginia employers to discuss their newly developed Essential Workers Toolkit and provide additional information on Virginia’s vaccination effort. More information and the link to view the webinar can be found below. Please note, the presentation will include time for a Q&A, and you may submit […]


Cellect Biotechnology and Quoin Pharmaceuticals Announce Strategic Merger

March 25th, 2021

Up to $25 million of funding at $75 million pre-money valuation to be available to the combined company concurrently with the merger  Cellect shareholders to retain 25% of the combined Company pre-funding Tel Aviv, Israel and Ashburn, VA , March 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Cellect Biotechnology Ltd. (NASDAQ: APOP), a developer of innovative technology that enables the […]


PBMares LLP Repeats as a Top 100 Firm in Accounting Today 2021 Ranking

March 24th, 2021

 CPA and Consulting Firm Improves Position From 2020 Ranking by 3 Spots Newport News, VA  (03/15/2021) –PBMares LLP, headquartered in Newport News, VA, has been named one of the Top 100 Firms in the US by Accounting Today, the premier publication of the certified public accounting industry. In this year’s ranking, PBMares improved its position […]


MTSI Named to Inc.’s List of the Fastest-Growing Private Companies in the D.C. Metro Region

March 17th, 2021

Modern Technology Solutions, Inc. (MTSI) is No. 230 on the second annual Inc. 5000 Regionals: D.C. Metro list of fastest-growing Washington, D.C., area-based private companies. This is MTSI’s second year in a row on Inc.’s DMV regional list. Born of the annual Inc. 5000 franchise, this regional list represents a unique look at the most […]



March 10th, 2021

Tech For Troops, hosts a week-long contact-less recycling drive to generate awareness and resources for in-need veterans RICHMOND, VA. — Tech For Troops, a Richmond area non-profit, is hosting a week-long contactless, erecycling drive March 29th to April 3rd . They have partnered with local businesses, Leete Tire & Auto and US Health Advisors as […]


Averett University to Join ODAC in 2022-23

March 9th, 2021

Averett University has announced that its Department of Athletics has been offered and has accepted membership to the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC), beginning with the 2022-23 academic year. Averett, with 17 NCAA sports and three varsity club sports, will become the 15th full-time member of the ODAC on July 1, 2022. “Becoming a member of the esteemed ODAC […]


Letter to Virginia Congressional Delegation: Stop the PRO Act

March 8th, 2021

Read the letter below or by following this link.  March 8, 2021 Dear Members of the Virginia Congressional Delegation: As President & CEO of the Virginia Chamber, I am following up directly to emphasize my strong concern to the PRO Act, as the Commonwealth has long operated on the bipartisan understanding that its right-to-work law […]


Chambers of Commerce Coalition: Stop the PRO Act

March 5th, 2021

March 5, 2021 Dear Members of the Virginia Congressional Delegation: On behalf of the approximately 225,000 employers in the Commonwealth concerned with the rights of their employees, the fragile economy, and the need for balance in federal labor law, the undersigned chambers of commerce write to express our opposition to the Protecting the Right to Organize […]


Virginia Business Ranks MTSI #10 in 2021 Best Places to Work List

March 2nd, 2021

Virginia Business Magazine and Best Companies Group ranked Modern Technology Solutions Inc. (MTSI) #10 in its large employer category of the 2021 Best Places to Work in Virginia. This statewide survey and awards program is designed to identify, recognize and honor the best places of employment in Virginia. “MTSI is grateful to receive this Best Places to Work recognition by […]