Message from the Chairman

Welcome to the Virginia Asian Chamber of Commerce portal.

The Asian Chamber’s smashing successes since 2004, brought about by more than 1,500 network businesses, actively engaged members, highly experienced staff, and hundreds of other skilled and professional volunteers, have set the stage for another year in 2014 filled with another outstanding opportunity for current and future new active members.

Our signature B2B and B2B&G conferences, monthly luncheon speakers, business seminars, forums, industry council summits, networking opportunities, match-making events, industry council meetings, all with strong committee inputs and collaborative efforts with other fellow Chambers have resulted in 45 to 55 scheduled events annually for your business benefit.

With Virginia continuing to be recognized for its outstanding business, education, professional and civic opportunities, businesses of all sizes choose Virginia as their home.

One of the Asian Chamber’s primary focus is to be a pro- active and strong advocate for YOU at the Virginia General Assembly, the Executive Office, and on the Hill.

We continue to communicate important issues and positions so you are aware how they affect you. And, your member participation helps to shape tomorrow’s business successes.

We are the voice of Asian American and all those who serve them.

Our Board of Directors, committee members, volunteers and Chamber staff members all work together to be a resource and help VACC members and businesses prosper.

Since 2004, the Asian Chamber has developed thousands of Pan Asian entrepreneurs, other mainstream business – owners and professional, and members of the communities by assisting entrepreneurs and professionals in the East Coast, the key Southern States, and throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia area to grow their enterprise, career, and network and realize the American dream.

If you are not yet a VACC member, we encourage you to learn how membership will benefit you, your professional objectives, and your business bottom-line.

Whether you are a new or seasoned entrepreneur in whichever industry type, the energetic Virginia Asian Chamber team has something to help you with capturing the next opportunity through our fast-tracked business networking sessions, business matchmaking events, advocacy works, and business education sessions.

I cordially invite you to check our calendar of events and learn about our hundreds of high-energy and high-caliber networking and business development activities, with many being standing-room only events throughout the Commonwealth, which support the growth of local, regional, and state businesses and connect entrepreneurs to leading business, political, and thought leaders.

Please become a part of the Asian Chamber Team!  I invite you to get engaged and show your business visibility at our high-energy and results-oriented statewide business development and industry development events and council meetings!

In conclusion:  I personally look forward to your active participation to reap the maximum benefits of networking, learning, making new connections with some of the most powerful American and international business and political leaders, winning new business, becoming profitable, grow your business, and live the American Dream! 

In partnership,

Tinh duc Phan,

Chairman, Virginia Asian Chamber of Commerce

Chairman/CEO, The PNC Group