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VOGA – DMME Honor Industry Excellence

October 17th, 2017

Abingdon, Va.-  Outstanding achievements by members of the Virginia gas and oil industry were recognized Thursday, Oct 12, 2017 during the Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy, Division of Gas and Oil and the Virginia Oil and Gas Association third annual awards program, held at the Martha Washington Inn in Abingdon. CONSOL Energy Named Operator […]

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***MEDIA ADVISORY*** VA Chamber To Co-Host 69th Annual Virginia Conference On World Trade

October 12th, 2017

RICHMOND, VA – The Virginia Chamber, in partnership with the Virginia Economic Development Partnership-International Trade, The Virginia Manufacturers Association, and the Virginia Maritime Association, will host the 69th Annual Conference on World Trade next Tuesday, October 17 through Wednesday October 18, 2017 in Williamsburg, VA. Virginia’s economy is increasingly tied to exports, which contribute to […]

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Andrew P. Selman Joins Vandeventer Black’s Richmond Office

October 12th, 2017

Richmond, VA (October 12, 2017)– Vandeventer Black welcomes attorney Andrew P. Selman to its Richmond, Virginia, office where he will focus primarily on litigation matters. Prior to joining Vandeventer Black, Selman served as a law clerk to Judge Julie E. Carnes of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. “We are pleased to […]

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Shentel Expands Rural Broadband in Botetourt County, VA – Buchanan residents have access to high-speed Internet, more HD channels

October 12th, 2017

EDINBURG, Va., October 12, 2017 — Shenandoah Telecommunications Company (Shentel) (NASDAQ: SHEN) is proud to announce the completion of a fiber network upgrade and expansion in the town of Buchanan in Botetourt County, VA. Shentel has completed a high-capacity, state-of-the-art fiber-optic network along the Interstate 81 corridor in Botetourt County. As a result, residents in the town […]

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Vandeventer Black Commercial Real Estate Attorney Receives Prestigious Peer Rating

October 10th, 2017

Norfolk, VA (October 10, 2017)– Vandeventer Black LLP partner Richard J. Crouch received an AV® Preeminent® Peer Review Rating™ from Martindale-Hubbell®, the legal profession’s most prestigious rating service. Crouch concentrates his law practice in business, commercial transactions, and commercial real estate matters. His business and commercial transactions practice includes commercial real estate acquisitions, dispositions, leasing, development, and finance.  He regularly works […]

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Delta Dental of Virginia Announces New President & CEO, Frank Lucia

October 10th, 2017

  ROANOKE, Va.—(October 10, 2017)—Delta Dental of Virginia announced today that Frank Lucia will serve as the dental insurer’s new president and chief executive officer, effective November 13, 2017. Lucia succeeds George A. Levicki, who is retiring after 36 years of distinguished service. Lucia was president and chief executive officer of Dean Health Plan in […]

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Shentel Announces Completion of the Transformation of nTelos into the Sprint Affiliate Model

October 4th, 2017

EDINBURG, Va. – October 4, 2017 – Shenandoah Telecommunications Company (“Shentel”) (NASDAQ:SHEN) is pleased to announce that on September 30 it completed the upgrade of the former nTelos network from 3G to 4G LTE, along with the migration of the former nTelos customers to the Sprint billing system. This completes the transformation of the former […]

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Jeremy R. Moss Named Up & Coming Lawyer for 2017

October 4th, 2017

Norfolk, VA (October 4, 2017) – Vandeventer Black LLP attorney Jeremy R. Moss was recently recognized by Virginia Lawyers Weekly as one of the ‘Up & Coming Lawyers’ of 2017. According to the publication, this award is given to attorneys with less than 10 years in their practice who are establishing “a name for themselves, […]

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Huffington Post turned to BizMerlin to learn about how Artificial Intellingence is changing the Human Resources Management Scene

October 2nd, 2017

Whether we notice it or not, almost every aspect of work will be affected by AI (Artificial Intelligence), including Human Capital Management. We can expect everything to change, from the hiring process to the way we evaluate, train, assign projects, and assess capabilities. I went to an expert for help in understanding the possibilities, and […]

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Chamber Briefings Newsletter – September 2017

September 29th, 2017

Yesterday, we hosted over 650 business, education and policy leaders at the Greater Richmond Convention Center for the 2017 Virginia Workforce Conference. This is a timely topic, as education and workforce has again emerged as the top issue for businesses in our Blueprint Virginia 2025 polling. Our discussion centered around Virginia’s workforce pipeline and how businesses can […]

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