WHAT: The Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce is hosting a luncheon designed to give business leaders the opportunity to have one-on-one dialogue with Congressman Scott Rigell. He will share his perspectives on America's budget and other topics of interest to the local business community.
WHEN: Friday, April 29, 2011
WHERE: Norfolk Waterside Marriott
235 E Main Street
Norfolk, Virginia 23510
Representative Scott Rigell was elected to represent the Second District in Virginia in November 2010. Since he took office in January 2011, Rep. Rigell has stressed the importance of creating jobs, encouraging job creators, reversing our nation’s fiscal course, strengthening our military, and reforming Congress for a better America.
Rep. Rigell is a community leader and business owner from Virginia Beach, Virginia. The founder and Chairman of Freedom Automotive, Scott and his wife Teri own several automobile dealerships in Hampton Roads. He was recently inducted into the Hampton Roads Business Hall of Fame. Rep. Rigell served his country in the United States Marine Corps Reserve, rising to the rank of Sergeant before an honorable discharge after six years. Rigell earned his B.B.A. from Mercer University and his M.B.A. from Regent University in Virginia Beach, and has served many community organizations, including the Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce and economic development corporations. (www.rigell.house.gov)
Tickets are $45 for Chamber members and $75 for prospective members.
About the Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce (www.HamptonRoadsChamber.com)
The Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce is a not-for-profit member-based business organization. The Chamber is a vigorous advocate for the economic success of its nearly 2,000 member businesses, which employ more than 280,000 men and women in southeastern Virginia. The Chamber promotes Hampton Roads’ healthy business climate through economic development, public policy initiatives, services and benefits to members. The Chamber is dedicated to creating economic opportunity and enhancing the quality of life in Hampton Roads.
Please contact Lisa Jones at 757-664-2531 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to attend.