Provided by Prince William Chamber of Commerce
- Here’s what’s happening at the Prince William Chamber of Commerce from Jan. 1 through Jan. 31
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- Jan. 1 – Happy New Year! Chamber Office closed.
- Jan. 20 – Chamber Office closed in observation of Martin Luther King Day.
- The following events and activities are included in your membership investment. ENJOY! $ indicates a paid event (Member and a Non-Member pricing). Members can bring a guest at member price.
- Events marked “Chamber HQ” are held at 9720 Capital Court, Suite 203, Manassas. Other addresses are included with event info.
- Council and Committee meetings and Chamber Checkups are open to Members Only as a benefit of membership.
- If you want to learn more about Membership opportunities, contact Heather Stietzel at 571-765-1880 or [email protected].
You are Invited to join us:
Mark Your Calendars
Mason Small Business Development Center Workshops
Networking Opportunities: Ribbon Cuttings/Business Before & After Hours/Trainings
Plan for your Business Before or After Hours for January through June. Contact Nicole Andres/ 571-765-7570 for possible dates.
Jan. 8 – Wednesday – 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. – CHAMBER CHECKUP–CONNECT DIGITALLY: Keep your business on the minds of the other Chamber Members! Bring your laptop and be ready to learn how to leverage: Chamber Website News & Events Space; Business Categories; Business Keywords; Online Business Directory AND Facebook Community Groups! More Info: Peggy Kimmey/ 571-765-7567 Chamber HQ. RSVP
Jan. 10 – Friday – 2:00 to 3:30 p.m.– CHAMBER ORIENTATION– Get the BIG PICTURE perspective on resources and opportunities available through your Chamber membership. New and seasoned members alike are encouraged to attend this free informational session. More Info: Peggy Kimmey/ 571-765-7567. Chamber HQ. RSVP
Jan. 15 – Wednesday- 5:00 to 7:30 p.m. – Business After Hours: The Marine Corps Heritage Foundation invites you to explore the National Museum of the Marine Corps after hours. This is a joint networking event with the Fredericksburg Regional Chamber of Commerce. Event includes tours, appetizers and cash bar. More Info: Nicole Andres/ 571-765-7570. National Museum of the Marine Corps, 18900 Jefferson Davis Highway, Triangle. RSVP
Jan. 29 – Wednesday – 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. – Business After Hours: Come out and join C.C. Bartholomew for great food, awesome networking and plenty of door prizes, as we celebrate a new year with our new chamber member – Tuscani Grill. More Info: Nicole Andres/ 571-765-7570. Tuscani Grill, 9987 Sowder Village Square, Manassas. RSVP
Council and Committees
Council and Committee meetings are open to Members Only as a benefit of membership. For more information on membership, contact Heather Stietzel.
Jan. 2 – Thursday – 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. – Not-For-Profit Council Meeting — Need not be a Not-for-Profit to attend. Topic: FACILITATED INTERACTIVE ROUND TABLE. Question: What Keeps You Up at Night? Chamber HQ. More Info: Suzanne Lewis/ 571-765-7753
Jan. 7 – Tuesday – 9:15 to 10:30 a.m. – Education & Innovation Committee Meeting. Speakers: Kirsten Burnham and Amy Cunningham from The Library System AND Christine Rodrigo, Natasha Khan & Holly Morello from OmniRide. Topic: The Library System Programs and OmniRide’s Summer Teen Transportation program. Chamber HQ. More Info: Suzanne Lewis/ 571-765-7753
Jan. 7 – Tuesday – 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. – Hispanic Council Meeting. Speakers: Kim Golanski and Dr. O’Brienfrom Novant Health UVA Health System. Topic: Update on the initiatives underway at Novant Health UVA Health System AND speaker from JustServe; a website where volunteers can search for places to serve in the community. Chamber HQ. More Info: Suzanne Lewis/ 571-765-7753
Jan. 9 – Thursday – 9:00 to 10:00 a.m.– Veterans Council Meeting — ALL ARE WELCOME. Speaker:John Quintas, Managing Director, Amazon’s Global Military Affairs. Topic:AMAZON – Military Affairs Programs. Chamber HQ. More Info: Suzanne Lewis/ 571-765-7753
Jan. 13 – Monday – 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. – Economic Development Committee Meeting. Speaker: Bob Schneider – OmniRide. Topic: Western Prince William County update and its economic impact. Chamber HQ. More Info: Ross Snare/ 571-765-1875
Jan. 16 – Thursday – 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. – Policy Committee Meeting. Chamber HQ. More Info: Ross Snare/ 571-765-1875
Jan. 30 – Thursday – 3:00 to 4:30 p.m. – Women’s Leadership Council. Speaker:Debbie Jones, President & CEO of the PW Chamber of Commerce. Topic: Support & Mentoring: How to Find the Right Match & How to Give & Get! Chamber HQ. More Info: Suzanne Lewis/ 571-765-7753
Jan. 31 – Friday – 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. – Health and Wellness Council Meeting. Speaker: Amy Adams, Executive Director of the Institute for Biohealth Innovation. Topic: Institute for Biohealth Innovation: Some of the best kept secrets are happening at George Mason University Science & Tech Campus, Manassas. Chamber HQ. More Info: Suzanne Lewis 571-765-7753
Chamber Leadshare Groups
- Gainesville: Tuesday (weekly) 8:00 to 9:00 a.m. at the Eggspectation Restaurant
- Manassas: Wednesday (weekly) 8:00 to 9:00 a.m. at the Chamber HQ
- Woodbridge: Thursday (weekly) 8:15 to 9:15 a.m. at Tribute at the Glen