2011 So Far
"ADVANCING TOGETHER, Virginia Peninsula Business Forecast 2011"
On January 25, at the Hampton Roads Convention Center, thousands of inquisitive business professionals came together to hear Lawrence Yun, Chief Economist for the National Association of Realtors present the optimistic business forecast for 2011. This was just the first half a very informative event. Following the key note speaker there was a discussion panel with some of the most influential business professionals on the Peninsula and moderated by Dr. Willam R. Harvey, President, Hampton University. Attendees were giving the opportunity to ask personal questions to any member of the panel that personally affected themselves, business, or Peninsula in general.
As an economic development Chamber, it is important to keep our members informed on the impending business climate. This event successfully gave members and non-members gain access to first hand information that affects the economic stability of the Peninsula.