March 7, 2016

The Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce is soliciting nominations for its Young Professionals PACE (Professional and Community Engagement) Awards which will be presented to exceptional young professionals in the Danville-Pittsylvania County region.

The awards will recognize up to five young professionals who have made significant contributions to our region through professional achievements as well as through community/volunteer service. Young professionals who are 25 to 40 years old and either reside or work in Danville or Pittsylvania County are eligible.

Criteria for the award include:

  • At least three years of professional work experience
  • Demonstrated leadership within their profession
  • Contributed to this region through volunteer/community activities


To nominate a young professional for the PACE Award, please submit a nomination.  Nomination forms are available on the Chamber’s website at www.dpchamber.org. Nomination forms can also be obtained by emailing the Chamber at chamber@dpchamber.org or by calling the Chamber office at 434-836-6990. The deadline for nominations is April 15, 2016.

Award winners will be recognized at the Annual Awards Dinner of the Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce on May 9, 2016.