Latest Finance News Releases
Friday, July 12, 2013 · 09:00 am
The Virginia Beach Minority Business Council, an agency that advises city leaders on procurement policies and procedures, has elected a new slate of officers for the 2013-14 year. The new officers are:
· Carla Bailey, chairperson
· Sheila Johnson, vice chai...
Monday, April 08, 2013 · 11:00 am
Wall Street has, for the fourth year in a row, re-affirmed Virginia Beach’s standing as the best-managed city in Hampton Roads. All three major ratings agencies have awarded Virginia Beach the highest possible bond rating of Triple-A.
Virginia Beach is the only city in H...
Thursday, October 18, 2012 · 10:00 am
The Virginia Beach Minority Business Council will hold its 14th annual Conference and Expo on Thursday, Nov. 8, at the Virginia Beach Convention Center, 1000 19th St. Event registration and networking will begin at 2 p.m., with a small reception at its conclusion.
Wednesday, August 15, 2012 · 01:30 pm
For the 31st consecutive year, the City of Virginia Beach has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada for its Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAF...
Thursday, July 05, 2012 · 05:00 pm
The City of Virginia Beach Inclusion and Diversity Council (IDC) was recently honored by two national organizations for its efforts to ensure that the city organization embraces diversity and creates and sustains an environment of inclusion for all employees. The IDC, f...
Wednesday, June 27, 2012 · 11:30 am
Fourteen years after it began, the city’s Lynnhaven Mall Tax Increment Financing (TIF) District is over – having achieved everything it was created to accomplish.
Today, the city made its last payment under the TIF plan -- $1.7 million – and city leaders declared the dist...
Wednesday, June 20, 2012 · 12:30 pm
The Virginia Beach Minority Business Council has installed new officers for the coming year. They are:
Wanda Cooper, chairperson
Carla Bailey, vice chairperson
Linda Bright, secretarial officer
Amma Guerrier, financial counselor
The officers were sworn in June 8 by...
Monday, April 09, 2012 · 11:30 am
Wall Street has re-affirmed Virginia Beach’s standing as the best-managed city in Hampton Roads. All three major ratings agencies once again have awarded Virginia Beach the highest possible bond rating of Triple-A.
This is the third straight year Virginia Beach has earned ...
Thursday, November 10, 2011 · 12:15 pm
The Minority Business Council of Virginia Beach held its16th annual Conference and Expo on Thursday, November 3, 2011 at the Virginia Beach Convention Center. In honor of the event, the Council granted the following awards:
Minority-Owned Business of the Year
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 · 11:15 am
The Minority Business Council of Virginia Beach will conduct its16th annual Conference and Expo on Thursday, Nov. 3 at the Virginia Beach Convention Center. The theme of this year’s expo is “Connect & Grow Your Business.” Jim Cheng, Virginia Secretary of Commerce and ...