This Award Includes $1,000,000 for Healthy Food Financing The U.S. Department of Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) recently awarded $202 million to 195 organizations. The CDFI Program invests in and expands the capacity of CDFIs through awards and trainings. This empowers CDFIs to grow, attain sustainability, and help revitalize their communities. Jane Henderson, President & CEO of VCC stated, “VCC is delighted to have been awarded $2,600,000 from the CDFI Fund to … … READ FULL POST
It’s good to be profitable and successful, but there’s more to a life in medicine for some health care professionals. For some, you should strive to do something significant and give back to the community as well. That’s part of the philosophy that drives Kaléo Pharma, a Richmond-based pharmaceutical business whose name is derived from the Greek for “calling” or “purpose.” Click here to read more.
New Survey Reveals U.S. Consumers’ Growing Reliance and Trust in Online Travel Agencies A majority of Americans rely on OTAs when searching for hotel accommodations; Nearly 70 percent see booking on an online travel platform as convenient and safe Washington, D.C., September 28, 2015 – Today more than ever American travelers are relying on the innovative web and app-based platforms developed by online travel agencies (OTAs) to effectively search, compare and book travel options … … READ FULL POST
One longtime friend describes Jeff Marks this way: “If there’s anybody moving at warp-12 speed, it’s Jeff.” Marks set a blistering pace the past few days as he positioned his company, Promotional Considerations, to handle sales of official gear during the 2015 UCI Road World Championships, the international bicycle races that have put Richmond on a worldwide stage. To read the full article, click here.
RICHMOND, VA (9/21/15) — PBMares, LLP – a regional accounting and business consulting firm serving clients in the US and internationally – has earned a spot on INSIDE Public Accounting’s 2015 IPA 200. Ranked as the 104th largest accounting firm in the U.S. – up from the 110th spot on the 2014 IPA 200 – PBMares grew their net revenue from $28,964,442 in 2014 to $30,275,887 in 2015. “With more than 500 firms participating in … … READ FULL POST