Meets the 2nd Monday of each Month at Chamber HQ, 1:30-2:30 p.m.

Economic Development Committee Sponsor:

The Chamber’s Economic Development Committee is ideal for members who want to keep an eye on commercial real estate developments, opportunities to grow and diversify the economy at the state and local levels, and assist municipalities with long-range planning for economic development. Each meeting features guest speakers bringing educational opportunities to the membership with a goal of growing the understanding of the many facets of economic development among local business leaders.
Chair: Gary L. Jones, II, The Fauquier Bank // // 571- 352-1300
Recent Meeting Topics & Presenters include:

  • Hard Hat Tour of Farm Brew Live (June 2017)
  • Proposed New Potomac Nationals Stadium (May 2017),
    Tom Sebastian, The JBG Companies and Art Silber, The Potomac Nationals
  • Pass your Fire Marshal Inspection (March 2017),
    Prince William County Assistant Chief, Matthew Smolsky
  • Benefits of Hiring Local Contractors
  • International Trade & The VEDP (July 2016),
    Ellen Meinhart, Virginia Economic Development Partnership (VEDP)
  • Developing Your Commercial Lease (May 2016),
    Chris Wright, Mid-Atlantic Acquisitions

For more information and to receive notification of meeting dates and times, log onto our website under the “Events” tab or contact Ross Snare: / 571-765-1875.