The Hampton Roads Sports Commission is one of 260 tourism partners in the Commonwealth that will be impacted by the total award of $772,000 for sports tourism marketing endeavors.
The State of the City address is the premier annual forum for interaction among Virginia Beach's business, civic and community leaders. Mayor Sessom's address will highlight key business development initiatives, provide strategic municipal progress updates, address challenges and opportunities, and provide a glimpse into the City's future.
Over 1,800 bills were considered and a $107 billion dollar budget was adopted during the 46-day Virginia General Assembly session that adjourned sine die on February 25th.
The roundtable event was sponsored by Virginia Business magazine and the Virginia Restaurant, Lodging and Travel Association and the event will be featured in the May issue of Virginia Business magazine.
Sarah McCoy, State Governmental Affairs Director for the Virginia Port Authority provided the board members with an economic development update.