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Friday, December 14, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Marnelle Fanfan804-748-6364 x105Marnelle@chesterfieldchamber.com   The Chesterfield Chamber of Commerce Invites Members of the Chamber and the Community to Experience the True Tuscan Culture October 10, 2019    Chesterfield, VA- The Chesterfield Chamber of Commerce announced today that it will be offering a fully escorted tour of the awe-inspiring region of ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Events, Community, Press Release
Thursday, December 06, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Marnelle Fanfan804-748-6364 x105Marnelle@chesterfieldchamber.com   CHAMPS Committee Presented “CHAMPIONS” Certificates After Students Spent 10 Weeks Learning Career Readiness.   Chesterfield, VA- Chesterfield Chamber of Commerce’s Chamber Helping Achieve Meaningful Partnerships in School (CHAMPS) recently presented students at Carver Career College Academy and ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Education
Tuesday, December 04, 2018
We just got a whole lot Smarter….  SMARTER INTERIORS JOINS BALL OFFICE PRODUCTS EFFECTIVE DECEMBER 3, 2018  Richmond, Virginia, November 27, 2018:  Ball Office Products, one of Virginia’s leading firms specializing in the planning, design, and installation of commercial office interiors, has announced that Richmond-based Smarter Interiors will join their organization effective December 3, ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release
Friday, November 30, 2018
Robious Middle’s Zaval selected as nation’s  top middle school social studies teacher   According to data from the National Center for Education Statistics, there are approximately 3.1 million teachers in the United States. Out of all those millions of teachers, at least according to the National Council for the Social Studies, the No. 1 middle school history teacher in the country works right ...read more
Categories: Education, Chamber, Press Release
Thursday, November 29, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Marnelle Fanfan804-748-6364 x105Marnelle@chesterfieldchamber.comDr. Joseph Casey, Chesterfield Administrator to Deliver State of the County at Chamber Luncheon  Chesterfield, VA- Chesterfield Administrator Dr. Joseph Casey will give his State of the County Address to hundreds of business leaders on Wednesday, December 12th at the Chamber Luncheon hosted by the ...read more
Categories: Education, Events, Political, Press Release, Chamber, Community, Economic
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Richmond, VA - The Editorial Pages of the Richmond Times-Dispatch have hired a new writer and promoted two editors.   James Bacon, the founder of the Bacon’s Rebellion website and a former publisher of Virginia Business magazine, joins the staff as senior editorial writer. He started on Monday.   Robin Beres, associate editor of the RTD editorial pages, has been promoted to deputy editor, ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, November 26, 2018
Kelly Raymond of Maribelles Event and Wedding Catering, was chosen grand champion wreath maker by the Virginia Christmas Tree Growers Association. Wreaths Kelly created were presented to Governor Ralph Northern and first lady today at the Governors Mansion.
Categories: Events, Community, Chamber, Human Interest
Monday, November 19, 2018
The Community Foundation and the R.E.B. Foundation recognized five Chesterfield County teachers with 2018 R.E.B. Awards for Teaching Excellence during a regional ceremony last week. Seven other Chesterfield County teachers were recognized as finalists for the award. Together, these 12 Chesterfield County teachers will receive $60,000 in professional development grants. The educators were part of ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article
Monday, August 06, 2018
SLGD completed at website design for Chesterfield Chamber member, Al Hinkle with Hinkle & Company a Midlothian, Virginia based business strategy company. Hinkle & Company works with small business organizations to focus strategy on short-term results to maximize profits, streamline work processes to cut costs and build team skills that retain valuable employees.SLGD specializes in small business ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, July 12, 2018
  Chesterfield VA - The Chesterfield Chamber of Commerce CHAMPS (Chamber Helping Achieve Meaning Partnerships in Schools) committee presented a check for $1800 at our Chamber Monthly Luncheon held July 12th to Dr. David  Eshleman, Director of Career and Technical Education.  These funds are to be given out to students in the Chesterfield Technical Center programs.  They will help offset ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Member Spotlight, Press Release
Thursday, July 05, 2018
  Chesterfield Chamber Announces Partnership  With The Chesterfield Observer  Chesterfield, VA – The Chesterfield Chamber of Commerce proudly announces an exclusive community partnership with the Chesterfield Observer. As part of the arrangement, the Observer, the county’s community newspaper, is now the signature sponsor of the Chamber Monthly Luncheon and a sponsor of the Chamber’s CHAMPS ...read more
Categories: Community, Chamber, Papers/Research
Thursday, October 26, 2017
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Categories: Community, Events, Member Spotlight
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Chesterfield, Richmond, Henrico, Hanover unite for Oct. 26 event The city of Richmond and the counties of Chesterfield, Henrico and Hanover will present a free summit Thursday, Oct. 26 to examine and identify solutions to the alarming rise of heroin and opioid abuse in central Virginia. The community event — titled Revive RVA: Regional Solutions to the Opioid Crisis — will be held from 8:30 ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community
Friday, March 03, 2017
The Chesterfield Chamber supports Dr. James Lane’s proposal to move school start times later. The Chamber’s expectation is that this change will be consistent with positive academic performance and health research correlated to later start times, and that the capital costs and operational expenses will be funded without increasing the budget nor increasing taxes.   Jim Roman, Chairman of the ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Education, Press Release
Friday, October 28, 2016
Chamber President Danna Markland sits down with Glenn Birch, Director of Public and Media Relations for Virginia Credit Union, to hear about the power of credit unions and the opportunities of VACU's community financial education programs.For more information on Virginia Credit ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Member Spotlight, General News Article
Friday, October 21, 2016
We visited with Titan Auto & Tire owner Butch Taylor to learn more about hybrid and electric vehicles, the importance of community involvement, and what sets Titan apart from other auto service centers.For more information on Titan Auto & ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Chamber, Member Spotlight
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Chesterfield, VA – The Chesterfield Chamber of Commerce applauds the Chesterfield County Board of Supervisors and Dr. Joe Casey for taking action on cash proffers reform. The Chesterfield Chamber believes this new policy positions the County to be transparent and pragmatic in establishing proffers that are tied to the actual impacts of development. In addition, we believe that it is well suited to ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Political, Press Release
Thursday, August 25, 2016
The Chesterfield Chamber is partnering with the Virginia Council of CEOs to offer an ad hoc CEO Roundtables experience this November.  The CEO Roundtables will provide small business CEOs the opportunity to meet with peers in a confidential, structured setting.   It is a place where you can share your challenges and opportunities with others who “get it.”  This is not a networking nor leads group; ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Press Release, Events
Monday, August 01, 2016
"Problem Solvers & Business Builders" Bill Foster, President of Village Bank, sits down with us to share a couple of stories about how his all-star team has helped local businesses overcome obstacles and grow. For more information on Village Bank:www.VillageBank.comFacebookLinkedInYouTube Contact: Village Bank (Headquarters) (804) 897-3900 13319 Midlothian Turnpike Midlothian, Virginia ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, Press Release, Community, Member Spotlight
Monday, May 09, 2016
For immediate release: May 9, 2016 CHAMPS PROGRAM AT CHESTERFIELD CHAMBER RECEIVES VA DEPT. EDUCATION AWARD   Chesterfield, VA – The Chesterfield Chamber of Commerce’s CHAMPS (Chamber Helping Achieve Meaningful Partnerships in Schools) program has been selected by the Virginia Department of Education as the Region 1 winner of the 2016 Creating Excellence Business and Industry Partnerships ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Education
Thursday, April 28, 2016
"Every Client Matters" We sat down with Samuel J. Kaufman, partner at Owen & Owens PLC, to learn more about how they empower their employees to focus on each client. For more information on Owen & Owens:OwenOwens.comFacebookLinkedInGoogle+ Contact: Owen & Owens PLC (804) 594-1911 15521 Midlothian Turnpike, Suite 300 Midlothian, Virginia 23113
Categories: Human Interest, Chamber, Member Spotlight
Friday, March 04, 2016
Chesterfield Chamber president Danna Markland sits down with Dr. Robert Cross of PartnerMD to learn about the many benefits of concierge medicine. For more information on PartnerMD:PartnerMD.comFacebookTwitterLinkedIn:YouTube Contact: PartnerMD Midlothian (804) 420-1212 13901 Coalfield Commons Place Millworks Building 5 Suite 201 Midlothian, VA 23114
Categories: Chamber, Member Spotlight
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
The Chesterfield Chamber of Commerce is pleased to congratulate the following organizations and individuals for their selections as 2015 Annual Award winners. Finalists in each category were voted on by their peers in the business community for accomplishments and contributions during the 2015 calendar year. Winners were celebrated at the Chamber's Annual Gala on February 4th at Ashton Creek ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Events, Member Spotlight, Community, Member of the Month, Press Release
Thursday, January 14, 2016
The Chesterfield Chamber of Commerce is pleased to congratulate the following organizations and individuals on their nominations for 2015 Annual Awards. Finalists for each category were nominated by their peers in the business community for accomplishments and contributions during the 2015 calendar year. All nominees will be recognized along with the winner for each category during the ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Member of the Month, Member Spotlight, Press Release, Events
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
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Categories: Chamber, Education, Events