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NVBCC & GBNA Anniversary Gala and Awards Dinner

Northern Virginia Black Chamber of Commerce, Inc.

Friday, November 1, 2013 from 5:00 PM to 11:00 PM (EDT)

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Onsite Registration Ended $75.00 $0.00
Registration Ended $75.00 $0.00
Presenting Sponsor   more info Ended $5,000.00 $0.00
Reception Sponsor   more info Ended $3,500.00 $0.00
Scholarship Sponsor   more info Ended $2,000.00 $0.00
Gold Sponsor   more info Ended $1,500.00 $0.00
Silver Sponsor   more info Ended $1,250.00 $0.00
Bronze Sponsor   more info Ended $1,000.00 $0.00
Dinner Table Spoonsor   more info Ended $750.00 $0.00
Anniversary Sponsor   more info Ended $250.00 $0.00
Exhibit Table   more info Ended $300.00 $0.00
Commemorative Program: Outside Back Cover Ad Ended $750.00 $0.00
Commemorative Program: Inside Cover Ad (front or back) Ended $500.00 $0.00
Commemorative Program: 1-Page Ad Ended $250.00 $0.00
Commemorative Program: 1/2-Page Ad Ended $150.00 $0.00
Commemorative Program: 1/4-Page Ad Ended $80.00 $0.00
Commemorative Program: Business Card Ad   more info Ended $40.00 $0.00

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Event Details

The Northern Virginia Black Chamber of Commerce, Inc. (NVBCC), in partnership with the Global Business Network Association (GBNA), is pleased to announce its first Scholarship and Awards Gala!

We are pleased to jointly celebrate the 5th Anniversary of NVBCC, and to honor the achievements of business leaders and young scholars. NVBCC and GBNA are committed to growth and development of our members, and of the businesses that make this region a thriving center for economic achievement. 

Northern Virginia business leader and Market Vice President for Cox Communications, Inc., J.D. Myers will be our keynote speaker!

This year not only marks a milestone for NVBCC, but it marks the emergence of a stronger, increasingly vibrant economy five years after the economic strife that has impacted the globe. The evening’s program will include special presentations recognizing industry pioneers and leaders who have significantly contributed to the business community.  Proceeds will support our programs in academic and entrepreneurial achievement, and our efforts to educate, train and advance the region’s small, minority-owned and woman-owned businesses. 

The reception begins at 5:00 p.m. with cocktails, followed by an awards dinner at 7:30 p.m., and desert and dancing following dinner.

We invite you to join us in celebration and support the Gala as a sponsor!  In addition to sponsorships listed, these in-kind sponsorships are available:

  • Printing (includes 1 complimentary ticket
  • Gift Bag (includes 1 complimentary ticket, recognition during celebratory dinner, logo on bag, and inclusion in marketing and promotions )
  • Media (includes logo and/or name in all promotions and press, and clickable logo on promotion and registration pages. Media Sponsors provide event ad in publication, rotating PSA, or ad on media website; listing in calendar of events, and an article or on-air interview about event. )
  • Program Design (SOLD!)
  • Logo Design (SOLD!)

For more details on programs and sponsorship, contact the Gaea Honeycutt at 703-389-5465 or visit our website at http://www.novabcc.org.


OUR KEYNOTE SPEAKER:  J.D. MYERS, II, COX COMMUNICATIONS, INC.
J.D. Myers, II is the Market Vice President, Northern Virginia Operations for Cox Communications, Inc. With more than 30 years of industry experience, Mr. Myers is responsible for Cox’s day-to-day operations in the company’s Northern Virginia service area. Previous to his current role, Mr. Myers was Vice President of Cox Business and led Cox’s commercial business in Northern Virginia, serving businesses, schools and government agencies of all sizes. He also has held various senior leadership positions in Bell South, General Electric, WorldCom, and has served in the U.S. Army as a Non-Commissioned Officer.

He was named by CableFAX as one of the Most Influential Minorities in Cable in 2012 and in 2011; in 2009 he was named on CableFAX Magazine's National List of the Top 35 Regional Executives; and in 2008, JD was recognized by CableFAX as one of the Top Minorities Executives in Cable Communications. Mr. Myers holds a M.B.A. in Finance and a M.B.A. in Marketing from American University, a Bachelor of Science, Business Administration from American University, and an Associate of Arts, Electrical Engineering Technology from Regis University. He is a graduate of University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), and its National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications(NAMIC) sponsored Executive Leadership Development Program.

He is an active member of the Board of Trustees for the George Mason University Foundation, a member of the Board for the Northern Virginia Technology Council, a Board member of the Dulles Regional Chamber of Commerce in Virginia, and a member of the Board of the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of NAMIC. He also serves as Co-Chair on the Cable and Telecommunications Association for Marketing (CTAM) Business Services Council.

Mr. Myers has been an active member of Queens Chapel United Methodist Church of Maryland since 1996. He, his wife, and three daughters reside in Potomac, MD.

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Have questions about NVBCC & GBNA Anniversary Gala and Awards Dinner? Contact Northern Virginia Black Chamber of Commerce, Inc.

When & Where


Hilton Alexandria Mark Center
5000 Seminary Road
Alexandria, VA 22311

Friday, November 1, 2013 from 5:00 PM to 11:00 PM (EDT)


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Northern Virginia Black Chamber of Commerce, Inc.

The Northern Virginia Black Chamber of Commerce is a nonprofit 501c3 organization that supports economic empowerment throughout the region, and creates opportunities for businesses and entrepreneurs to build relationships, expand networks, obtain practical professional development, and to build their companies and careers.

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