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Updates from the Alexandria Chamber of Commerce

City Council Candidate Survey

The November 6th election is one of the most crucial elections in recent years. The future direction of Alexandria will be determined by the outcome of this election. The Alexandria Chamber of Commerce recently asked all candidates to complete a survey of critical business issues facing our city. In order to ensure our members are informed prior to entering the voting booth, the Chamber is providing the candidates responses.

The survey questions are derived from the Alexandria Chamber of Commerce’s 2019 Legislative Agenda. Through the Legislative Agenda, the Chamber has identified its priority action items for the next year and beyond.

Visit to read the Candidates responses.


State of Business Annual Meeting

As 2018 draws to a close, the Chamber is looking forward to looking back on the year at our Annual Meeting on December 4th.

In 2018, the Chamber saw incredible growth and success. Here are a few statistics on our year:

  • A 30% growth in Membership
  • Over 750 of the areas professional women attended our Professional Women’s Network events.
  • Hosted a recording breaking 350 people at our 40/40 celebration showcasing another outstanding class of young leaders.
  • And through our events, we provided networking opportunities for over 3,500 people.

In addition to celebrating our success the State of Business Annual Meeting will also feature a panel discussion on development in Alexandria.

So please make plans to join us on Tuesday, December 4th from 7:30am-9:30am at the Hilton Alexandria Mark Center for our State of Business: Annual Meeting. Register here.

The State of Business: Annual Meeting is presented by SunTrust Bank.

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