September Featured Issue Breakfast: Climate Adaptation Expert Panel
Sep
27
7:30 AM07:30

September Featured Issue Breakfast: Climate Adaptation Expert Panel

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Join us on September 27 for our next Democratic Business Alliance Friday Breakfast meeting, featuring an expert panel on Climate Adaptation and Resiliency.

Join us for networking, breakfast and an opportunity to hear from experts about one of the most pressing issues in our region: climate adaptation and resiliency. The panel will be moderated by Norfolk City Councilwoman Andria McClellan and will feature four panelists:

  • Rear Admiral Ann Phillips, Special Assistant to the Governor for Climate Adaptation and Resiliency

  • Dr. Robert McNab, ODU Economics Professor and Director of the Dragas Center for Economic Analysis and Policy

  • Paul Robinson, Executive Director of RISE Resilience Innovations

  • Susan Gaston, American Flood Coalition

September 27 Breakfast Tickets
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Fall Membership Appreciation and Candidate Networking Reception
Sep
12
5:30 PM17:30

Fall Membership Appreciation and Candidate Networking Reception

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An Evening Reception for our Members and Democratic Candidates

Join us for food from Handsome Biscuit and Toast, drinks, music & networking at Zeiders American Dream Theater on September 12 from 5:30pm - 8pm for our first-ever Member Appreciation & Candidate Networking Reception!

All refreshments are complimentary & members are able to bring one guest.

With a rapidly-growing membership base and a slate of great candidates for the November Election, this September's reception will provide an opportunity for Dem Biz Members and their guests to network with candidates for local and state office, as well as current elected officials. It will also be an opportunity for Democratic candidates to meet local Democratic business leaders and professionals and extend their base of support.


5:30-6:00PM: Registration
6:00PM-8:00PM: Networking, Refreshments & Reception

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August Breakfast with Congressman Bobby Scott and Congresswoman Elaine Luria
Aug
2
7:30 AM07:30

August Breakfast with Congressman Bobby Scott and Congresswoman Elaine Luria

Join us on August 2 for our next Democratic Business Alliance Friday Breakfast meeting featuring:

Congressman Bobby Scott, VA-3 and Congresswoman Elaine Luria, VA-2

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Join us for networking, breakfast and an opportunity to hear about what is happening in Washington, D.C. from members of our Congressional delegation. Currently confirmed to provide us with a Congressional update and participate in a Q&A with Dem Biz Alliance members and guests are Congressman Bobby Scott, representing the 3rd Congressional District, and Congresswoman Elaine Luria, representing the 2nd Congressional District. Congressman Scott has represented our region admirably in Washington since 1993 and currently serves as the Chairman of the Education and Labor Committee. Congresswoman Elaine Luria was elected in a Red-to-Blue District during the 2018 midterms, helping to flip the balance of power in the U.S. House of Representatives.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to hear directly from your federal representatives as they provide an update on their work in Washington, D.C. This is a chance for you to not only gain insight into the goings-on in our nation’s capital, but also to participate in a moderated Q&A with members of the Hampton Roads Congressional Delegation!

August 2 Breakfast Tickets
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June Breakfast with Virginia Port Authority CEO John Reinhart
Jun
21
7:30 AM07:30

June Breakfast with Virginia Port Authority CEO John Reinhart

Join us on June 21 for our next Democratic Business Alliance Friday Breakfast meeting featuring:

Port of Virginia CEO and Executive Director John Reinhart

Join us for networking, breakfast and a much-anticipated conversation with Virginia Port Authority CEO and Executive Director John Reinhart. In addition to being responsible for the business development of all of Virginia’s marine terminal facilities, John Reinhart plays an integral role in our continued focus on advancing regionalism in South Hampton Roads and the greater Tidewater region. Currently, he serves on several boards and roundtables working to promote and advance our region as a business, talent and innovation hub for the Eastern seaboard. These include the Virginia Economic Development Partnership Board, Reinvent Hampton Roads, the Hampton Roads Business Roundtable, the Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce Regional Board and the GO Virginia Regional Council.

Don’t miss out on a great opportunity to gain insight into the current business and economic landscape of our region from the perspective of the Virginia Port Authority’s top executive. RSVP or purchase your ticket today!

June 21 Breakfast Tickets
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April Breakfast & 2019 November Election Preview
Apr
25
7:30 AM07:30

April Breakfast & 2019 November Election Preview

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Join us on April 25 for a special 2019 November Election Preview!

Featuring:

House Minority Leader Eileen Filler-Corn and Senate Minority Whip Scott Surovell

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Join us as we welcome special guests House Minority Leader Eileen Filler-Corn and Senate Minority Whip Scott Surovell for an in-depth preview of the 2019 November Election! All 140 General Assembly seats are on the ballot and two of our Democratic leaders will provide insight on:

  • The overall 2019 Election landscape

  • Targeted 2019 races

  • Campaign strategy

  • The potential power of 51 and 21 vs. 49 and 19

  • and much more!

JUST ADDED: Special Presentation from Virginia Plus:

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Virginia Plus is a growing community of donors committed to organizing and leveraging resources to make strategic investments in organizations that are building a more just and equitable Virginia.

April 25 Breakfast Tickets
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