Valley Business Summit ~ Navigating the Pathways to Business Success

August 12, 2013 @ 11:30 am – 4:00 pm
BRCC Plecker Center
1 College Lane
Weyers Cave, VA 24486
FREE, but space is limited.

Get tangible answers to your questions and connect with local, regional, and state resources to help your business grow!

Virginia Resources and Regulations will be the topics of discussion at the Valley Business Summit, a new business development event created by area legislators in cooperation with business associations. State and local agencies involved in business development, trade, workforce development and finance will be on hand to answer questions. Our Virginia Delegates will be present to receive feedback and suggestions on how well the system works and what the General Assembly can do to keep and improve Virginia's business friendly ranking.


7:30-8:00 Registration, Networking, Continental Breakfast

8:00-8:30  Keynote Address: Todd Haymore, Virginia Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry

8:45-9:30 Breakout Session #1:
Local Economic Development Resources
Education and Workforce Resources

9:45-10:30  Breakout Session #2:
Financing Resources
Business Panel: Growing your Business

10:30-11:00 Business Fair

11:00-12:00 Business Feedback Forum w/ State Legislators
Delegate R. Steven Landes, 25th District
Delegate Richard "Dickie" P. Bell, 20th District
Delegate Ben Cline, 24th District
Delegate Tony O. Wilt, 26th District
Delegate Todd Gilbert, 15th District

Reserve your seat today.

More details can be found on the Summit page.

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