Provided by Prince William Chamber of Commerce
Take a moment to review the list of events that the Prince William Chamber of Commerce is hosting in March. Please share with anyone that you think would be interested in attending.
This includes Upcoming Events, Ribbon Cutting/Business Before and After Hours, Committee & Council Meetings and Community Events Calendar.
You Are Invited to Join Us:
March 13 – Wednesday – 8:00 – 10:00 a. m. – NOVA Chamber Partnership – Embracing the New Dominion. Join us for breakfast, where you will learn about policies from the Governor and makeup of the closely divided General Assembly and how those policies will impact your business. Speakers: Speaker Kirk Cox, Minority Leader Eileen Filler-Corn and Dr. Stephen Farnsworth. Sponsorships Available: contact Ross Snare. Hyatt Regency Reston, 1800 Presidents Street, Reston. More Info: Ross Snare. RSVP
March 19 – Tuesday– 2:00-4:3p. m.PM – Prince William Valor Awards. Free and open to the Public. Hylton Performing Arts Center, 10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas. Snow date March 26. Exhibit Tables Available. More Info: Kelly Elliott. RSVP.
March 28 – Thursday – 11:30 a. m.-5:00 p. m. – Frostbite Scramble Golf Tournament – Half Day of Fun and Networking. Come play in our Nine-Hole Captains Choice Tournament. Play with three clubs and a putter and start your season off. Stonewall Golf Club, 15601 Turtle Point Drive, Gainesville. More Info: Anita Duecaster. RSVP.
March 29 – Friday– 8:00 – 10:00 a. m. – Government Contracting Breakfast. Topic: U.S. Department of State – FY2019 Priorities for Government Contracting.Speaker: Anna Urman, Senior Procurement Analyst AND Rich Vinnacombe, OSBDBU Deputy Director U.S. Department of State. Chamber HQ. More nfo: Suzanne Lewis. RSVP.
April 4 – Thursday – 8:00 – 10:00 a. m.AM – Legislative Wrap-Up. Join us for breakfast with our state-level representatives and hear from representatives from AMAZON for an update on their plans for HQ2 . Our legislators will recap the ups and downs of the 2019 Session of the General Assembly and answer your questions. Old Hickory Golf Club, 11921 Chanceford Drive, Woodbridge. More Info: Ross Snare. RSVP.
Networking Opportunities: Ribbon Cuttings/Business Before & After Hours/Training
To schedule a Ribbon Cutting, Before/After Hours event, contact Peggy Kimmey
March 6 – Wednesday – 9:00-10:30 a. m. – Chamber Check-Up: CONNECT DIGITALLY— Bring your laptop and learn how to use the Chamber website to your advantage. Chamber HQ. More Info: Peggy Kimmey. RSVP
March 8 – Friday – 8:00-9:30 a. m. – Business Before Hours / Networking Mixer — Out of the Blue. Come see what they have to offer for lunch, dinner, or your special occasion. Plan to come back for their St. Patrick’s Day Specials! Visit exhibits from other featured members and see the impact they bring to our community. Connect with Benedictine Sisters of Virginia/Beacon, Court Appointed Special Advocates, CC Bartholomew – Keller Williams Solutions, Habitat for Humanity, House of Mercy, PW Bar Association.
Out of the Blue Restaurant, 5005 Wellington Avenue, Gainesville. More Info: Peggy Kimmey
March 13 – Wednesday – 5:00-6:30 p. m. – Business After Hours / Networking Mixer — Vanderpool, Frostick & Nishanian P.C., and Prince William Chamber of Commerce Board Member Rick Nishanian would like to invite you to a Business After Hours Open House at the VF&N building in Old Town Manassas. Join the attorneys of VF&N for an early St. Patrick’s Day celebration. Heavy Hors d’oeuvres, wine and beer will be served. Vanderpool, Frostick & Nishanian, P.C., 9200 Church Street, Suite 400, Manassas. More Info: Peggy Kimmey. RSVP
March 18 – Monday – 11:45 a. m.-12:45 p. m. (ceremony at 12:15 p. m.)– Ribbon Cutting & Grand Opening – SaVida Health of Woodbridge. Come welcome this new business to our community! SaVida Health, 4001 Prince William Parkway, Suite 300, Woodbridge. More Info: Peggy Kimmey
Council and Committees
March 5 –Tuesday – 9:15-10:30 a. m. – Education & Innovation Committee. Topic: Animated Child, Empowering Children Ages 2-13 in STEAM. Speaker: Alejandra Hall. Chamber HQ. More Info: Suzanne Lewis
March 5 – Tuesday – 1:00-2:00 p. m. — Hispanic Council Meeting. Topic: Salvadoran American Chamber of Washington, DC., their programs and how we can collaborate Speaker: Jose Campos, President of .Salvadoran American Chamber of Commerce of Washington, D.C. Chamber HQ. More Info: Suzanne Lewis
March 7 – Thursday – 12:00-1:00 p. m. – Not-For-Profit Council Meeting. Topic: Surviving the Financial Audit! The required documentation; processes to be in place; and managing the relationship with your auditor. Speaker: Debbie Bennett, CPA; Bennett, Atkinson & Associates, P.C. Chamber HQ. More Info: Suzanne Lewis
March 11 – Mon – 1:30-2:30 p. m. – Economic Development Committee. Topic: PWC Small Business Initiative and 2019 Development Schedule. Speaker: Wade Hugh, Director Development Services. Chamber HQ. More Info: Ross Snare
March 13 – Wednesday – 9:30-10:30 a. m. – Policy Committee Meeting. Topic: The upcoming PWC Budget Process and what YOU Need to Know. Speaker: PWC Budget Staff. Chamber HQ. More Info: Ross Snare
March 14 – Thursday – 9:00-10:00 a. m. — Veterans Council Meeting. Topic: JROTC Regional Programs – What they are doing and how can we support them, as the pipeline of our future serving military. Speakers: Lt. Col. Burnette -Woodbridge HS (Army); Maj. Brannen – Garfield HS (Marines) and Chief Williams -Osbourn Park HS (Navy). Chamber HQ. More Info: Suzanne Lewis
March 22 – Friday – 8:00-9:00 a. m. – Ambassador Committee Meeting. Chamber HQ. More Info: Peggy Kimmey
March 22 – Friday – 12:00-1:00 p. m. – Health & Wellness Committee Meeting. Topic: National Brain Injury Awareness Month. Speaker: Jennifer Ardis, Adult Case Manager, Brain Injury Services of Prince William. Chamber HQ. More Info: Suzanne Lewis
March 28 – Thursday – 3:30-4:30 p. m. – Women’s Leadership Council. Topic: Boost Your Visibility with Personal Branding Photography. Speaker: Mina Habibi. Chamber HQ. More Info: Kelly Elliott
Chamber Leadshare Groups
Must be a Chamber Member to join a Group. More Info: Peggy Kimmey
- Gainesville: Tuesday (weekly) 8:00-9:00 a. m. (New Time) at Eggspectation Restaurant
- Woodbridge: Thursday (weekly) 8:15-9:15 a. m. at Tribute at the Glen