November 18, 2019
CHAMBER BRIEFS
Chamber Briefs provides a monthly update on Chamber news, events and programs.
WELCOME TO OUR NEW MEMBERS
HARLOW FASTECH, LLC
230 Slayton Avenue | Danville
TEXAS STEAK & ALE HOUSE
3585 Riverside Drive | Danville
QUANTUM SPEED WORKS
1071 Raceplex Drive | Suite A
Alton [at VIR]
ECONO STORAGE
4771 Riverside Drive | Danville
WALMART
515 Mt. Cross Road | Danville
UPCOMING EVENTS
Tuesday, December 3
8-9 a.m.

BEN DAVID JEWELERS


Ben David Jewelers
459 Mt. Cross Road
Danville


Morning Brew provides access to intentional networking to share your business's message with business and community leaders.
Monday, December 9
8-9 a.m.

COFFEE WITH LEGISLATORS

[Senator Frank Ruff, Senator William Stanley, Delegate Les Adams, and Delegate Danny Marshall] 

Chamber Office
8653 US Hwy 29
Blairs

Coffee with Legislators provides access to updates from state legislators about the most recent legislative session. 
LEADERSHIP SOUTHSIDE
Spectrum Medical hosted our November Leadership Southside session in their Vista Conference Room. During this session, participants learned about and practiced their presentation and facilitation skills .

Thank you to the following speakers:

Kristina Barkhouser [ Excelen Performance ]
Richard Breen [ Averett University ]
Christine Stover [ Infinity Global ; Chamber Board of Directors]
SESSION SPONSORS:
LUNCH SPONSOR:
10th ANNUAL VIRGINIA ECONOMIC SUMMIT
When: Friday, December 6 | 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Where: Greater Richmond Convention Center | Richmond
Hear business and legislative leaders discuss how we will work together to secure the economic future of the Commonwealth.
Keynote Speakers Include:

  • The HonorableTim Kaine [U.S. Senate]
  • Dr. Arthur Brooks [Professor, Harvard Kennedy School and Business School; President Emeritus, AEI]
  • Lisa Sturtevant, Ph.D [Chief Economist,Virginia REALTORS]

Topics Include:

  • Outlook on 2020: A Political Perspective on the State and National Landscape
  • Why Virginia? A Perspective from Virginia CEOs
  • Looking Ahead: Future State and National Economic Trends
  • Shaping Virginia's Future: A Perspective from Economic Development Thought Leaders
INVEST IN AN AD IN CHAMBER BRIEFS
WORKSHOP: BECOMING AN INVESTOR-READY ENTREPRENEUR
SAVE THE DATE!

The Launch Place will host the NC Small Business and Technology Development Center (SB TDC)'s "Becoming an Investor-Ready Entrepreneur" workshop on January 16, 2020 in Danville.

Many small businesses need to raise money from investors at some point in their lives. Are you and your business prepared to take this leap? Join investors and companies that have successfully raised capital for a full day of discussion.

LEARN ABOUT:
  • Investor expectations and norm
  • The equity funding landscape and the key players
  • How to position your company for a successful raise
  • How investors approach valuation and structure deals

INVESTOR PANELISTS:
  • Eva Doss, The Launch Place
  • Kip Johnson, Morningstar Law Group
  • Additional investor panelists, TBD 
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Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce | www.dpchamber.org
(T) 434.836.6990 | (F) 434.836.6955
8653 US Hwy 29 | PO Box 99 | Blairs, VA 24527