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Business Appreciation Week to be Celebrated June 6-10

May 19, 2016
Business Appreciation Week to be Celebrated June 6-10

Business Appreciation Week is being celebrated in Danville and Pittsylvania County from June 6 – June 10, 2016. With a tagline of “Thank you for choosing to grow here,” the region is planning events to show appreciation to businesses that have chosen to locate, invest, and grow in the region. 


Larking to Speak at Chamber Breakfast

May 18, 2016
Larking to Speak at Chamber Breakfast

Danville City Manager Ken Larking will be the featured speaker at the Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce’s Business at Breakfast on Tuesday, June 7, at 7:30 a.m. at the Institute for Advanced Learning & Research (150 Slayton Avenue, Danville).


Luncheon to Feature Todd Haymore

May 18, 2016
Luncheon to Feature Todd Haymore

The Honorable Todd Haymore, Virginia's Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry, will speak at a lunch meeting on Wednesday, June 8, at 12 noon at the Olde Dominion Agricultural Center (19783 US Highway 29 South, Chatham). The event, which is sponsored by the Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce, is open to the community.


Leadership Southside Accepting Applications

May 11, 2016

Applications are currently being accepted for the 2016-17 class of Leadership Southside. The deadline for applications to be returned to the Chamber of Commerce office is June 17, 2016.


Leadership Southside 2015-16 Class Graduates

May 10, 2016

Eighteen community leaders joined the ranks of Leadership Southside alumni as they graduated on Monday night during the Annual Awards Dinner of the Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce, held at the Institute for Advanced Learning & Research. With the latest class, 443 people have now completed the community leadership program for Danville and Pittsylvania County which is sponsored by the Chamber.  Monday night’s class represented the 21st class to complete the program.         


Young Professionals Honored

May 10, 2016

Six young professionals were honored for their outstanding professional and community contributions at the Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce’s annual awards dinner on Monday night. The PACE (Professional and Community Engagement) Awards were presented to exceptional young professionals who have made significant contributions to our region through professional achievements as well as through community/volunteer service. 


Davenport Energy Receives Pinnacle Award

May 10, 2016

Davenport Energy, Inc. was named the recipient of the 2016 Pinnacle Award by the Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce at the organization’s annual awards dinner on May 9th.  The Pinnacle Award is presented to a business or organization whose outstanding achievements serve as a model for success.