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BizMerlinHR: The True Wizard of HR Management

June 27th, 2017

Cloud computing has transformed from ‘just another’ technology to a hot and happening phenomenon in the IT industry. With initiatives taken by both private and government players, there is a high potential to offer better Human Capital Management solutions using combinations of Cloud Technology and Artificial Intelligence. BizMerlinHR is an award winning Human Resource Management […]

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BizMerlin at Forefront of Artificial Intelligence Frontier for Human Capital Management

June 27th, 2017

New Virginia Chamber of Commerce member BizMerlin “works to fill the gaps in resource allocation and the vital human resource management space to uplift a ‘regular’ company to a ‘supercharged’ company.” Learn more about BizMerlin at https://www.vachamber.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/BizMerlinHR20170627-Published-article.pdf  

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Preparing for Paid Leave Law Changes

June 26th, 2017        Amy Marcum, Insperity

Although many American workers receive paid leave for vacation and illness, a significant percentage of the population is not offered this employee benefit from their employers. The U.S. Department of Labor estimates that 73 percent of American workers receive paid vacation time and 68 percent receive paid sick leave. These percentages may increase further as […]

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Business Briefs – Week of June 19-23

June 26th, 2017

Chamber Barry DuVal: Our ports and rail make international trade a good business for Virginia RTD Virginia Leaders Weigh in on Va. Business Ranking NBC29 (video) Alleghany Highlands Chamber Executive Director Receives Excellence Award Alleghany Journal   Virginia Policy Robert H. Dugger column: Improving data systems can build a stronger Virginia workforce RTD McAuliffe on […]

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Shentel Awarded Independent Operator of the Year by Cablefax

June 26th, 2017

EDINBURG, Va., June 22, 2017 (NASDAQ:SHEN) — Cablefax, a nationally recognized trade publication, awarded Shenandoah Telecommunications Company (Shentel) its 9th annual Independent Cable Operator of the Year for 2017. Shentel Executive Vice President Earle MacKenzie accepted the award at the Cable TV Innovation Summit at the New York Athletic Club in New York City on June 8. […]

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RPI Group, Inc. Awarded United States Air Force’s Imagery Compilation and Exploitation (ICE) Prime Contract

June 19th, 2017

May 15, 2017 – RPI Group, Inc.(RPI) is extremely proud to announce its newly awarded Prime contract award providing Air Force Operations & Maintenance (O&M) Services for the United States Air Force’s Imagery Compilation and Exploitation (ICE) contract. This single award, multi-year contract has an initial contract ceiling value of approximately $22 million, inclusive of […]

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VIRGINIA LOSES LONGTIME BUSINESS, WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT ADVOCATE – Chamber of Commerce President, CEO Laurie S. Moran Passes Away

June 19th, 2017

The Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce regrets to announce the June 13 passing of Laurie Shelton Moran, Chamber President and CEO. Moran became President in 2002 when the City of Danville and Pittsylvania County chambers merged to become the Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce. Previously, she had served as President of the Pittsylvania […]

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FRANK TAMBERRINO INSTALLED AS PRESIDENT OF THE VIRGINIA ASSOCIATION OF CHAMBER OF COMMERCE EXECUTIVES (VACCE)

June 16th, 2017

LYNCHBURG — Frank Tamberrino, President & CEO of the Harrisonburg-Rockingham Chamber of Commerce was installed as the President of the Virginia Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (VACCE) on Friday, June 16 during the VACCE Annual Meeting in Lynchburg.  Receiving the gavel from outgoing president, Christine Kennedy, Mr. Tamberrino will serve as president for the 2017-18 […]

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THE VIRGINIA ASSOCIATION OF CHAMBER OF COMMERCE EXECUTIVES (VACCE) ANNOUNCES 2017 OFFICERS AND NEW BOARD MEMBERS

June 16th, 2017

LYNCHBURG – The Virginia Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives today announced its 2017 officers and new directors at their Annual Meeting. The 2017 Board officers include the following: President, Frank Tamberrino, President & CEO, Harrisonburg-Rockingham Chamber; Vice President – Programs, Susan Spears, President, Fredericksburg Regional Chamber; Vice President – At Large, Mark Ingrao, President […]

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ALLEGHANY HIGHLANDS CHAMBER EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR RECEIVES EXCELLENCE AWARD

June 16th, 2017

LYNCHBURG – Teresa Hammond, Executive Director of the Alleghany Highlands Chamber of Commerce, was selected as “Chamber Executive of the Year” by the Virginia Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives at their annual meeting held June 15-16 in Lynchburg. The Executive of the Year award recognizes outstanding performance in the field of Chamber of Commerce […]

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