By Melinda Sigal
Members of the Alexandria Chamber of Commerce celebrated the 2015 Chairman’s Community Reception & Annual Meeting at Ronald Regan National Airport January 22, 2015.
Alexandria Mayor Bill Euille also declared January 22, 2015 “Bow Tie Day” throughout the City of Alexandria in honor of the reception and the 2015 Alexandria Chamber Chairman Walter C. Clarke of Burke & Herbert Bank.
Virginia Senator Tim Kaine provided keynote remarks as well as special guest John E. Potter, President & CEO of Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority, Reagan National Airport.
Attendees included those living and/or working in the Capital Region and doing business in Alexandria. It was an evening about making connections while networking with community and political leaders, all while enjoying great food, music and a one-of-a-kind venue! Festivities also included cupcakes from Alexandria Cupcake, Catering by 550 Events and Red Rocks Pizza, plus a special message from the Alexandria Town Crier, and music by Johnny Artis Band.