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LEADERSHIP SOUTHSIDE IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS

June 9th, 2022

                                   APPLY NOW FOR THE 2022-2023 PROGRAM [Danville, VA] – The Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce is now accepting applications for the 2022-2023 Leadership Southside program. Leadership Southside develops participants’ leadership skills to strengthen their role as an […]

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Richard George named Corporate Brand & Development Manager at The Breeden Company

June 6th, 2022

Virginia Beach, Va.—The Breeden Company, the nationally recognized Virginia Beach-based real estate development firm, today announced the promotion of Richard George to Brand and Development Manager. In his new corporate position, Richard will now not only be responsible for maintaining brand integrity across all corporate and divisional marketing initiatives and communications, but he will also […]

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Danville Pittsylvania County CHAMBER AWARDS $50,000 IN THE 2022 REV UP DANVILLE PITTSYLVANIA PROGRAM

June 6th, 2022

               Four businesses in Danville and Pittsylvania County received funding for expansion [Danville, VA] – The Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce [Chamber] awarded four existing businesses with a total of $50,000 to assist in the expansion of their services. The Chamber prioritizes small business development and entrepreneurship. The […]

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New Vice President at UMW Brings Ideas for Advancement

June 6th, 2022

When Katie Turcotte becomes UMW’s vice president of advancement later this month, she’ll fill a much-needed role – helping to bring the university forward from pandemic constraints and bolstering its liberal arts and sciences mission. Who better to lead the University of Mary Washington’s development team than a “nonprofit and philanthropy nerd”? That’s how Turcotte […]

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PRESS RELEASE: Governor Glenn Youngkin Holds Ceremonial Signing of HB 884 / SB 195 During the 2022 Virginia Health Care Conference

June 2nd, 2022

RICHMOND, VIRGINIA – Moments ago at the 2022 Virginia Health Care Conference hosted by the Virginia Chamber of Commerce, Governor Glenn Youngkin held a ceremonial signing for legislation that will expand access and lower the cost of health coverage for small businesses in Virginia, which accounts for over 90% of employers in the state. Following the bill […]

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Kaiser Permanente Sponsors Program Offering Training, Education, Mentorship to Greater Washington Business Owners

May 31st, 2022

Rockville, Maryland — Kaiser Permanente and the Initiative for a Competitive Inner City (ICIC) are inviting local business owners in Greater Washington D.C. to apply to the Inner City Capital Connections (ICCC) program – a tuition-free, 40-hour “mini-MBA” program that combines executive education, webinars and coaching delivered by top-ranking university professors and local experts. ICCC’s […]

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Employer Spotlight: Carter Machinery

May 26th, 2022

    Carter Machinery Carter Machinery Co Inc., headquartered in Salem, Virginia, has been working in the construction, heavy equipment and power generation industries for over 90 years as the authorized Caterpillar dealer. The Mid-Atlantic based company employs over 2,200 people in 30 plus locations around Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, & Washington D.C. with […]

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The Breeden Company Expands Sought-After Richmond, Va. Apartment Community

May 25th, 2022

Virginia Beach, Va.—The Breeden Company, the nationally recognized Virginia Beach-based real estate development firm, announced today they have broken ground on a $21 million major expansion at The Village at Westlake Apartments in Richmond, Va. The project includes adding 120 apartments over 5 buildings to the already successful apartment community. The buildings will be comprised […]

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GTL Becomes ViaPath Technologies, Launches Expanded Reintegration Services

May 25th, 2022

COMPANY REDEDICATES ITSELF TO TRANSPARENCY AND HELPING FORMERLY INCARCERATED INDIVIDUALS ACQUIRE SUCCESSFUL TRAINING AND EMPLOYMENT To better reflect its mission and vision, GTL is now ViaPath Technologies. CEO Deb Alderson promised change when she took over the company. Her personal experience with an incarcerated family member became a deep-seated passion for the experience of families […]

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Flora Pettit Attorneys Honored

May 23rd, 2022

Flora Pettit is pleased to announce that five of its attorneys have been honored by selection for inclusion in the 2022 Virginia Super Lawyers list, a Thomson Reuters business.  Three of Flora Pettit’s attorneys have been recognized for inclusion in the “Virginia Super Lawyers” list and two of its attorneys have been named to the […]

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