JOIN THE PARTNERSHIP! JOBS are the most important part of Richmond’s economic future. Join us in discussing what we can do to establish, create and sustain jobs within the City of Richmond. The Richmond Chamber of Commerce proudly presents the 4th Annual Economic Summit taking place on Thursday, May 9th at the Richmond Memorial Auditorium.
This year’s summit begins as you step aboard a Mobile Workshop that will take you on a tour around the city, bringing attention to business opportunities, development plans, community success and growth, historic value and cultural trends that shape our local economy today.
The day continues with a catered Speaker Luncheon with guest speaker, Kish Rajan, Director of GO-Biz, Governors Office of Business and Economic Development. Read Kish Rajan’s full biography here.
The luncheon will be followed by six Breakout Sessions including *topics such as:
- Retail, Housing, and Commercial Property: What’s Available in Richmond?
- Doing Business with LBNL, Chevron, and the City of Richmond
- Crowd Funding and the Crowd Fund Act
- Social Media: Using the Chamber to Make Your Business More Visible
- Finance for Small Business
- JOBS with RichmondWORKS and 4Richmond
Conclude the day at the Business Expo and Job Fair where you can mingle with other local business representatives and community members while enjoying a no-host bar and refreshments.
We invite you to join the partnership and be a sponsor. Please take time to review the different sponsor opportunities listed on the following pages and consider which level fits your business goals. We know you will want to be a part of this exciting event for Richmond. On behalf of the business community, we do appreciate your support and thank you in advance for your commitment.
Chair, Richmond Chamber Board of Directors
Chair, Richmond Economic Summit Committee