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Tina Johnson JP Events
How to Get the Most
Out of Business Events

Loudoun has a lot of excellent events where you can meet potential clients, investors and partners. How can you tell which one is worth the time away from your office? When is it a good idea to sponsor or exhibit at the event, and when should you just attend? Here's some good advice from JP Events & Consulting CEO Tina Johnson.  

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Featured Events

Starting a Business 101
October 2 at 5:30 p.m.
Topics include naming, licensing, incorporation and marketing. Sign up here

5 Insanely Simple, Affordable Social Media Tactics for Small Businesses 
October 15 at 1 p.m.
This webinar will show you practical tips for getting real results on a tight budget. Get info here.
Virginia Agri-Women's Kickoff Event
October 20 at 2 p.m.
Any woman with a passion for agricultural businesses is invited to this event. RSVP here.
Loudoun Small Biz News


  • AOL Fishbowl Labs businesses thriving: ThreatQuotient announces general availability of ThreatQ Threat Intelligence Platform and RELEVANT announces partnership with Edmunds;
  • Sterling-Based ParkMyCloud launches inaugural app after raising seed round in July 2015;
  • Neustar to acquire caller authentication assets of Transaction Network Services;
  • Ashburn's Aperiomics wins $737K Phase II NSE grant;
  • Celebrations Catering in Sterling ranked #12 on the Washington Business Journal's list of highest revenue metro-area catering companies. 



Let Us Help You

Vanessa Jozwiak is Loudoun Economic Development's small business and entrepreneurism manager. She can help you find resources to start or grow your business. That means introducing you to people who can help you write a business plan, find office space, analyze funding sources, navigate the permit process, or anything else outlined in our small business quick-start checklist. Contact Vanessa at 703-777-0585 or by email.