Virginia Beach Mayor to Deliver Chamber’s Virginia Beach State of the City Address on March 18
HAMPTON ROADS, VA — The Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce’s annual State of the City will be held in Virginia Beach on Thursday, March 18 at noon at the Virginia Beach Convention Center (1000 19th Street). Virginia Beach Mayor William D. Sessoms, Jr. will highlight key business development initiatives, provide strategic municipal progress updates, address challenges and opportunities in the city, and provide a glimpse into the city’s future. More than 700 of the region’s business, political, and community leaders will be in attendance.
The Chamber's State of the City Series has become the preferred forum for elected officials and mayors to communicate with their constituents. The State of the City addresses are annual updates of each city's progress over the past year and agenda for the upcoming year. With five events in the series, each address is held in the featured city and is given by the mayor of that city. These events are a forum for interaction among leaders in attendance.
Remaining schedule for the Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce State of the City Series:
Chesapeake: Wednesday, March 31, noon at the Chesapeake Conference Center
Portsmouth: Thursday, April 8, noon at the Renaissance Portsmouth Hotel & Waterfront Conference Center
Suffolk: Tuesday, April 27, noon at the Hilton Garden Inn and Suffolk Conference Center
Many thanks to Series Sponsors: TowneBank (Presenting), Farm Fresh Inc. (Gold), Cox Communications (Media), Bon Secours Virginia Health Systems (Bronze), and Tivest LLC (Partner).
About the Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce (www.hamptonroadschamber.com)
The Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce is a not-for-profit member-based business organization. The Chamber is a vigorous advocate for the economic success of its 2,000 member businesses, which employ 225,000 men and women in southeastern Virginia. The Chamber promotes Hampton Roads’ healthy business climate through economic development, public policy initiatives, services and benefits to members. The Chamber is dedicated to creating economic opportunity and enhancing the quality of life in Hampton Roads.