Tinh Phan, VACC Chairman, was keynote speaker of a regional Minority Entrepreneurship Business Conference “Innovate 2 Elevate on April 16, 2015 in Lynchburg, Virginia. His key note address was on minority business progress in the 21st century . 200 attended the conference which was co sponsored by various regional chamber of commerce including Virginia Asian Chamber of Commerce.
My Lan Tran, VACC Executive Director, connected with Malaysian chamber of Commerce, the Japan External Trade Office (JETRO) New York Office, and the Shanghai American Chamber of Commerce at SelectUSA organized by the White House with focus on promoting the US as athe premier investment location for the world investors. 2,700 businesses from 80 countries and embassies took part in the conference. President Obama was keynote speaker during the we massive conference. This event took place on March 23rd andRead More…
HOT FROM THE PRESS: Virginia Asian Chamber of Commerce Seeks Candidates for its 2015 Annual Business Excellence Awards
Here is your next opportunity to shine! Virginia Asian Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Business Excellence Awards 2015 program recognizes the nation’s best Asian American & Pacific Islanders (AAPIs) from all over the nation. The application deadline is Friday April 10, 2015. Apply today! Award winners are recognized at a lavished Awards Luncheon banquet during the Procurecon 2015 (May 7, 2015) at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Richmond, VA. View Awards Photo Gallery at: http://www.aabac.org/eventlist/vacc-gala-event/photo-gallery/ This award program is open toRead More…
“Let’s Help CFPB Achieve Its Mission” Seminar will be on March 17th. This upcoming event is a business development seminar addressing CFPB agency activities, marketing tips for small businesses, available agency resources, and much more. Networking, breakfast, & presentation by Ms. Theresa Elliot- Brown. Register NOW.
Asian Chamber’s February Business Development : “Breakfast with General Dynamics” on February 4th in Fairfax was a huge success! With 35 business owners , many were from Maryland and Georgia. Ms. Ludmilla Parnell, Director of Business Development – Small Business Partnerships of General Dynamics Information Technology ave an outstanding presentation and the group asked many important question. View the gallery
“VACC’s 6th Annual Asian Legislative Summit “ Building Our Momentum” was a huge success with 125 VACC Members and businesses-communities; VA Governor Terry McAuliffe, VA Secretary of Commerce Maurice Jones, VA Secretary of Public Safety Brian Moran, VA Attorney General Mark Herring, VA Del. Tim Hugo, VA Del. Betsy Carr & a dozen of VA Legislative leaders attended this ground breaking event and most spoke at the standing-room only summit. View the Gallery: http://felixbuenophotography.zenfolio.com/p109177716#h4d9c8a1
Todd Haymore Received the Economic Development Visionary Award from the Virginia Asian Chamber of Commerce. Read more: http://www.chathamstartribune.com/news/article_f94326a2-9678-11e4-a9a7-3778c25051aa.html
Governor Terry McAuliffe Scheduled to Help Kick Off Building Our Momentum – The 6th Annual Legislative Forum
On Wednesday, February 4, 2015, at the Virginia General Assembly VACC will host its 6th Annual Business Legislative Summit – “Building Our Momentum” Honorary speakers Delegate Betsy Carr, Virginia Senator Tim Hugo, and Secretary of Commerce and Trade Maurice Jones
The VACC coalition of organizations is inviting associated company executives, association leaders/members, the business communities, supporters, and friends to come to the Capital of Virginia for a business legislative briefings and advocacy. This event includes critical legislative briefings, an address by community & diverse Chambers of Commerce, and optional visits to legislators’ offices, as well as powerful networking opportunities.
During the Gala there was a very special signing ceremony of a Memorandum of Understanding between the National US-India Chamber of Commerce, the Washington-China Chamber of Commerce, and the Virginia Asian Chamber of Commerce (VACC).