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Sustainable Resources Campaign Surpasses 90% of Goal!
Sustainable Resources Campaign Surpasses 90% of Goal!

2011 Victory Lap -  The Pedal to the Metal Campaign held its Victory Celebration and Volunteer Recognition event on July 28 at American Indoor Karting in Virginia Beach.  Campaign volunteers enjoyed a specially themed lunch catered by the Dancing Tomato at the appropriately themed venue!   

As of July 28, the Annual Campaign has raised ­$672,697.46.  The campaign concludes on September 30, 2011 and all volunteers may still qualify for the trip to the Bahamas until August 15, 2011 

The Chamber thanks Michael Dudley, CEO, Optima Health Plans, and John Wilson, Co-Owner, WBR Insurance, for their leadership and enthusiasm while working as the Campaign Co-Chairs.

(from left) Chamber's President & CEO Jack Hornbeck; top producer Sherry Dewar, TowneBank; Terry Restin, The Royal Chocolate; and Chamber Chair Nelson Adcock, GeoEnvironmental Resources, Inc.Join us in thanking some of our TOP Producers!

Top Producer of Sponsorships, Sherry Dewar, TowneBank, Norfolk Board Team, $25,000

Top Producer of Memberships, Ken Donner, Fulton Bank, Fulton Bank Team, $2,011

Top Producer of Advertising, (Not Pictured), David Williams, Fulton Bank, Fulton Bank Team, $8,672

(from left) Chamber's President & CEO Jack Hornbeck; Paul Ariola, Dale Carnegie Training/Wad Powell & Assoc.; top producer Ken Donner, Fulton Bank; and Chamber Chair Nelson Adcock, GeoEnvironmental Resources, Inc.Rookie of the Year, Angie Utter, VICOM, NASCAR Mixed Nuts Team, $6,300 in sales YTD

Top Overall Producer, (Not Pictured), Jim Balestino, Adams Outdoor Advertising, Norfolk Board Team, $65,000 in trades.

(from left) Chamber's President & CEO Jack Hornbeck; Rookie of the Year Angie Utter, VICOM; Terry Restin, The Royal Chocolate; and Chamber Chair Nelson Adcock, GeoEnvironmental Resources, Inc.Special thanks go to the outstanding support of all participating Campaign teams: 

*Asterisks note teams that have exceeded their goals!

*BB&T

*Bank of Hampton Roads

*Chamber Ambassadors

*Chesapeake Board

*Clark Nexsen

Community Bank

Cox Communications & Cox Business

*Dale Carnegie Training

*Fulton Bank

GEICO

*LEAD Hampton Roads

NASCAR Mixed Nuts

*Norfolk Board

*Optima Health Plans

Portsmouth Board

Regional Board

Suffolk Board

*SunTrust Bank

*Sync757

*Virginia Beach Board

Wells Fargo

The Chamber’s annual Sustainable Resources Campaign raises nearly a third of the Chamber’s annual operating budget.  If you would like more information about participating in next year’s campaign, please contact Sarah Lampert, Vice President Development at smartin@hrccva.com or visit this year’s campaign website.