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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
Tuesday, May 02, 2017
Chesterfield Board of Supervisors approves white water park and development, advertises level tax rates but increased utility ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, May 02, 2017
Water park proposal nears the finish line (earlier coverage)http://www.chesterfieldobserver.com/news/2017-02-22/Front_Page/Water_park_proposal_nears_the_finish_line.html
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: Education, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Citizens split on new school start times  Read more here:
Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, General News Article
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: General News Article, Chamber, Member Spotlight
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: Community, Member Spotlight, Chamber, Human Interest, Press Release
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: Chamber, Member Spotlight, Human Interest
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: Community, Member of the Month, Press Release, Chamber, Events, Member Spotlight
Friday, January 22, 2016
For immediate release: January 22, 2016   CHESTERFIELD CHAMBER SPEAKS ON PROFFERS Chesterfield County, VA – The Chesterfield Chamber of Commerce, representing more than 500 local businesses, released a statement supporting “… a transparent, fair and equitable process for calculating cash proffers...” currently being considered by the General Assembly with Bill numbers HB 770 and SB ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Events, 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