Impactful Advocate Impactful Advocate

To lead efforts shaping public policy changes that prepares the Greater Hampton Roads region for economic prosperity and a dominate business community.

Powerful Economic Partner Powerful Economic Partner

To lead vibrant economic development action as a partner in strengthening business opportunities and readiness for regional growth.

Inspiring Ignitor Inspiring Ignitor

To lead exploration of regional business issues, emerging economic opportunities and developing next generation leaders.

Business Name: Opportunity Inc.


Opportunity Inc. serves as the regional convener of workforce development – ensuring the strategic alignment of efforts that facilitate meaningful employment and economic growth in Hampton Roads, while excelling at the delivery of business, workforce, and youth funded services.  Read More...

Latest News
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added April 20, 2017 in Chamber News
Operation Smile Founders Announced As LEAD Hampton Roads First Citizen of Hampton Road Award Recipients
Dr. Bill Magee Jr., and Kathy Magee, Co-Founders and CEO and President of Operation Smile, respectively are the 2017 LEAD Hampton Roads First Citizen of Hampton Roads Award recipients.
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added April 20, 2017 in Chamber News
Spring B2B Expo Provides Food, Fun, and Network Building
Over 400 people attended the Spring B2B Expo
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added April 19, 2017 by Shannon Curtin in Chamber News
Portsmouth Mayor John Rowe Delivers Inaugural State of the City Address
"There are three components to a thriving economy," said Portsmouth Mayor John Rowe, "good paying jobs, good paying jobs, good paying jobs."
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added April 18, 2017 in Chamber News
Read the Inside Business Profiles of our City Winners and the winners of the G&W Leadership Award and the Young Entrepreneur Award
added April 13, 2017 in Chamber News
Governor Terry McAuliffe and His Cabinet Visit Hampton Roads
The Governor and his cabinet visited Hampton Roads to speak to local business leaders.

Upcoming Events


United States Chamber of Commerce, 5-star Accreditation

An exhibition of the finest work the Holocaust Commission’s 15th Annual Elie Wiesel Holocaust Visual Arts Competition for Students will be on display in the Atrium at ODU Virginia Beach from May 1--31.