Provided by Prince William Chamber of Commerce
HAPPY NEW YEAR! Take a moment to review the list of events that the Prince William Chamber of Commerce is hosting throughout the month of January. Please share with anyone that you think would be interested in attending.
It’s that time of the year! The 2019 Business Awards are coming up and nominations are due Friday, Jan. 4. Please take a moment to nominate a deserving business by clicking HERE
Interested in another benefit of Membership? Learn more about our Scholarship Program and how to apply HERE
This includes: Upcoming Events, Ribbon Cutting/Business Before and After Hours, Committee & Council Meetings and Community Events Calendar
You are Invited to Join us:
Jan. 8 – Tuesday – 4:00-6:30 p. m. – Future of the Region (NEW FORMAT) – Hear from Mayor Hal Parrish, Mayor Jeanette Rishell and Chairman Stewart about what has happened over the past year in their jurisdictions and learn about their plans for the future. Old Hickory Golf Club, 11921 Chanceford Drive, Woodbridge
Jan. 10 – Friday – 8:30 a. m.-12:30 p. m. – Interested in Growing Your Business? Matchmaker Event – Small Businesses: Are you leaving Money on the Table? Find your “Prime” match at this unique event, targeted for small businesses in all industries. Click HERE to see the current list of “Primes” attending!
Manassas Park Community Center, 99 Adams Street, Manassas Park
Jan. 31 – Thursday – 12:00-9:00 p. m. – General Assembly Day (Richmond) – Details pending (SPACE LIMITED…This is a first come, first served event)
For further details contact Ross Snare make your reservation NOW before space fills up!
To schedule a Ribbon Cutting, Before/After Hours event, contact Peggy Kimmey
Jan. 4 – Friday – 9:00 – 10:30 a. m. – Membership Orientation
Get the BIG PICTURE perspective on resources and opportunities available through your Chamber Membership.
Jan. 9 – Wednesday – 9:00 – 10:30 a. m. – Chamber Checkup/Connect Digitally
Bring your laptop and learn how to use the Chamber Website to your advantage.
Jan. 9 – Wednesday – 5:00-6:30 p. m. – Business After Hours/Networking Mixer
Kick off your New Year’s Resolutions at OneLife Fitness!
2401 Rockbridge Court, Woodbridge
Jan. 16 – Wednesday – 5:00-7:30 p. m. (5:30 p. m.Ceremony)– Ribbon Cutting & Grand Opening VELOCITY URGENT CARE, 4565 Daisy Reid Ave., Woodbridge
Jan. 17 – Thursday – 9:00-11:00 a. m. (9:30 a. m. Ceremony) – Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening UVA Neurosurgery (Haymarket), 15195 Heathcote Blvd., Suite 150, Haymarket
Jan. 18 – Friday – 8:00-9:30 a. m. – Business Before Hours/Networking Mixer hosted by DuvallWheeler, CPAs,
9430 Forestwood Lane, Suite 202, Manassas, VA 20110
Jan. 23 – Wednesday – 5:00-6:30 p. m. – Business After Hours/Business Networking hosted by C.C Bartholomew Keller Williams Solutions, partnering with Sweeney Barn, 9310 Discovery Blvd., Manassas
Jan. 29 and 30 –The Education & Innovation Committee invites all businesses to sign up to participate in the 2019 Skills Program hosted by Gar-Field High School, DECA students. Click HERE for the sign-up link and support our future workforce!
Register HERE to sign up for a time slot
Council and Committees
Jan. 8 –Tuesday – 9:15-10:30 a. m. – Education & Innovation Committee
Speaker: Coren Allen, Founder The Kambimbi Academy
Topic: “The Kambimbi Academy, A Global Brand for Peace Building & Conflict Prevention” AND…Doug Wright, CTE Supervisor – PWCS on Career and Technical Education Career Connections Event.
Jan. 8 –Tuesday – 1:00-2:00 p. m. – Hispanic Council
Speaker: Jackie Chavez, Program Manager for Catholic Charities
Topic: HOGAR Immigration Services
Jan. 9 – Wednesday – 9:30-10:30 a. m. – Policy Committee
Speaker: Chairman Barbur Lateef, Prince William County School Board
Topic: PWC Schools – Legislative Priorities and the Budget
Jan. 11 – Friday – 3:30-4:30 p. m. – Ambassador Committee
Harbor Chase of Prince William Commons, 14080 Central Loop, Woodbridge
Jan. 14 – Monday – 1:30-2:30 p. m. — Economic Development Committee
Speaker: Wade Hugh, Director of Development Services PWC
Topic: PWC Small Business Initiative and Development Schedule
Jan. 23 – Wednesday – 11:00 a. m. – “Frostbite” Golf Committee
More Info: Anita Duecaster
Jan. 24 – Thursday – 9:00-10:00 a. m. – Veterans Council
Speaker: Dalena Kanouse
Topic: Military Child Coalition
Jan. 25 – Friday – 8:00-9:00 a. m. – Ambassador Committee
Jan. 25 – Friday – 12:00-1:00 p. m. – Health and Wellness Committee
Speaker: Nicole Bunce, Virginia Chamber of Commerce
Topic: Blueprint for Virginia 2025
Jan. 31 – Thursday – 3:30-4:30 p. m. – Women’s Leadership Council
Speaker: Tamara Wolfe, Full Spectrum Living
Topic: The Power of Your Authentic Personal Brand
More Info: Kelly Elliott