July 13, 2017
CONTACT:  Caroline Taylor
Communications Manager
(703) 525-2400
Event will feature Chairs of Arlington, Fairfax, Loudoun, and Prince William Counties and Mayor of Alexandria on September 6
ARLINGTON, Va. - Today, the Arlington Chamber of Commerce announced that it will be co-hosting the Northern Virginia Regional Elected Leaders Summit, along with the  Alexandria Chamber of Commerce Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce, Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce, Prince William Chamber of Commerce, and Northern Virginia Regional Commission.

This one-of-a-kind event will offer Northern Virginia's business leaders the opportunity to learn about the economic climate in each jurisdiction, hear about new and ongoing initiatives aimed at bolstering economic growth, and discover how each jurisdiction in Northern Virginia can work together for the betterment of our regional economy.

The event will feature elected officials from across the area, including The Honorable Jay Fisette, Arlington County Board Chair; The Honorable Sharon Bulova, Fairfax County Board of Supervisors Chairman At-Large; The Honorable Phyllis Randall, Loudoun County Board of Supervisors Chair At-Large; The Honorable Corey Stewart, Prince William Board of County Supervisors Chairman At-Large; and The Honorable Allison Silberberg, Mayor of the City of Alexandria. Peggy Fox of WUSA9 will act as facilitator.

"In many ways, the success of Arlington is tied to the success of our business community - and this event focuses on how we can achieve that success by fostering an environment where our businesses can thrive," said Kate Bates, President & CEO of the Arlington Chamber. "We are proud to co-host this important event with our fellow chambers and the Northern Virginia Regional Commission, and we look forward to hearing how our elected officials are working together to secure the brightest economic future for Arlington and the entire Northern Virginia area."
The event will be held on Wednesday, September 6  at George Mason University's Arlington Campus at Founders Hall. Registration is available online. Entry is $30 for co-hosting organization members and $50 for non-members. Ticket prices will increase after August 6.


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Founded in 1924, the Arlington Chamber of Commerce is a member-centric, volunteer-based, nonprofit organization of nearly 700 businesses committed to the economic and civic well being of the community. For more information or to become a member, visit the Chamber website.