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Hampton Roads Chamber Podcast

Hampton Roads Chamber Podcast

By Hampton Roads Chamber

The Hampton Roads Chamber Podcast is a Chamber Chat Production brought to you by the staff of your Chamber. We mean business!
Ask the Expert: Brenda Wise and the Cares Act and ERC
Ask the Expert: Brenda Wise and the Cares Act and ERC
On today's episode of Ask the Expert, we sit down with Brenda Wise, an entrepreneur with a vast amount of knowledge on the Cares Act and ERC. Brenda shares just a bit of her extensive knowledge on the Cares Act and ERC and how it can impact businesses.  You can learn more about today's expert at: https://ercfilenow.com/r/wisechoices2021 To get in touch with Brenda, email her at: Bwisearnold@gmail.com or call: 757.332.4647 
08:53
January 31, 2023
Ask the Expert: Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Hampton Roads
Ask the Expert: Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Hampton Roads
On today's episode of Ask the Expert, we sit down with Jolie Spiers, the Vice President of Small Business for the Hampton Roads Chamber and the Executive Director of the Hampton Roads Small Business Development Center (SBDC). The SBDC has been working with small businesses and entrepreneurs for decades. The SBDC is free of charge and has a wealth of resources, partnerships and programs available for individuals at every stage of business.  You can learn more about today's expert at: Hampton Roads Small Business Services & Events | HR Chamber 
13:46
January 24, 2023
Ask the Expert: Cooper Hurley Injury Lawyers
Ask the Expert: Cooper Hurley Injury Lawyers
On today's episode of Ask the Expert, we sit down with Jim Hurley from Cooper Hurley Injury Lawyers. Jim shares how Cooper Hurley Injury Lawyers are experts in their field, but he also shares how giving back to the Hampton Roads community is incredibly important to them. He also shares an important Insider's Tip that is well worth knowing!  You can learn more about today's expert at: Virginia Beach Personal Injury Lawyer | Accident Attorneys (cooperhurley.com) 
10:32
January 17, 2023
Ask the Expert: Insperity
Ask the Expert: Insperity
On today's episode of Ask the Expert, we sit down with Scott Hunter and David Cavanaugh from Insperity. Insperity has a long history of improving the success equation of small and midsize businesses across the country – because when businesses succeed, communities prosper. Not only has Insperity been around since 1986, but they have also been named as a great place to work over 100 times.  You can learn more about today's expert at: HR Solutions from Insperity | HR That Makes a Difference 
10:57
January 10, 2023
Ask the Expert: SignMedia
Ask the Expert: SignMedia
On today's episode of Ask the Expert, we sit down with Jeff Green of SignMedia. SignMedia has been serving the Hampton Roads area for over 40 years. They specialize in creating and installing signs and are a full-service business with many offerings.  You can learn more about today's expert at: Custom Sign Manufacturer | SignMedia, Inc. | United States (signmediainc.com) and SignMedia Incorporated | Hampton VA | Facebook
11:52
January 03, 2023
Ask the Expert: Jeraud Marketing Group
Ask the Expert: Jeraud Marketing Group
On today's episode of Ask the Expert, we sit down with Jeraud Norman from Jeraud Marketing Group to learn how they "turn strangers into customers". Jeraud shares the services that his company offers and what sets them apart from other businesses. Jeraud also shares a few insider tips that you don't want to miss!  You can learn more about today's expert at: Jeraud Marketing Group 
10:01
December 20, 2022
Ask the Expert: VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads
Ask the Expert: VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads
On today's episode of Ask the Expert, we sit down with our own affiliate partners, VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads. Stephanie Gorham, CEO of VHR, shares with us how VHR is the leader in connecting businesses and community organizations with volunteers to create a more engaged and resilient region. Stephanie even shares some powerful statistics about what her, her team and the Hampton Roads Community has done this year. Don't miss it!  You can learn more about today's expert at: VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads (volunteerhr.org)
06:51
December 13, 2022
Ask the Expert: iFly Virginia Beach
Ask the Expert: iFly Virginia Beach
On today's episode of Ask the Expert, we sit down with Bob Pizzini, CEO and Managing Partner of iFly Virginia Beach. iFly brings people together through the dream of flight and has provided Virginia Beach with the memorable experience of indoor skydiving. Tune in as Bob shares with us how it all began and why iFly is for everyone!  You can learn more about today's expert at: iFLY Virginia Beach, Virginia | Indoor Skydiving Near You | iFLY (iflyworld.com)  You can also check out more about Elevate Your Leadership at: Elevate Your Leadership - Robert Pizzini - Award Winning CEO 
11:40
December 06, 2022
Ask the Expert: Please & Thankyou
Ask the Expert: Please & Thankyou
On today's episode of Ask the Expert, we sit down with Becky Bailey of Please & Thankyou. Please & Thankyou is a retail, corporate gifting and gourmet food, wine and beer store in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Established in 1999, Please & Thankyou has been a valuable asset to the Hampton Roads community. From its first inception to the current day, they strive to be a one-stop-shop, and promise an easy shopping experience that will be as meaningful to you as your recipient. Across Hampton Roads, businesses rely on Please & Thankyou for all their gifting needs. You can learn more about today's expert at: Please and Thank You – Just another WordPress site 
08:08
November 29, 2022
Ask the Expert: South Bay Communications & Security
Ask the Expert: South Bay Communications & Security
On today's episode of Ask the Expert, we sit down with Michelle Ward of South Bay Communications and Security. South Bay Communications & Security is a full-service telecommunications company dedicated to providing customers with quality service at a competitive rate. Their #1 goal is to completely meet the needs of all customers in a timely and efficient manner. You can learn more about today's expert at: South Bay Communications & Security – Business phone and security solutions 
17:28
November 22, 2022
Ask the Expert: TechArk
Ask the Expert: TechArk
On today's episode of Ask the Expert, we sit down with Don Blankinship of TechArk. At TechArk, they develop profitable digital solutions with long-lasting impact. Their experienced developers, designers, and digital marketers have won awards, changed businesses, and most of all, gained the trust of clients big and small. They offer the best in website design, mobile apps, software development, and digital marketing.  You can learn more about today's expert at: Home - TechArk Solutions (gotechark.com) 
09:51
November 15, 2022
Ask the Expert: Worley's Home Services
Ask the Expert: Worley's Home Services
On today's episode of Ask the Expert, we sit down with Chuck Worley of Worley's Home Services. Worley’s Home Services is a full-service home services provider serving the Hampton Roads area. Established in 2016, the original team of three employees has grown to be 50 strong, and they are proud and motivated to serve all of the Hampton Roads Virginia (757) community with the best possible care. You can learn more about today's expert at: Home Page | Worley’s Home Services | VA (callworleys.com) 
14:40
November 08, 2022
Ask the Expert: Didlake
Ask the Expert: Didlake
On today's episode of Ask the Expert, we sit down with Valerie Spencer from Didlake. At Didlake, they believe in empowering individuals to realize their full potential so they may lead more satisfying and meaningful lives that include employment and relationships. Their mission includes creating opportunities that enrich the lives of people with disabilities, opening the door to innovative thinking and creative approaches to challenges.  You can learn more about today's expert at: Didlake - Connecting People with Disabilities to Business and Their Communities 
11:02
November 01, 2022
Ask the Expert: eSabers
Ask the Expert: eSabers
On today's episode of Ask the Expert, we sit down with Zyon Gooden from eSabers, LLC. eSabers is a service-disabled veteran-owned professional IT services company with a mission to empower our clients with professional IT business consultation, managed IT services, cloud solutions, IT business procurement and solutions, IT project management, and tier 1-3 service desk support. You can learn more about today's expert at: eSabers, LLC - Computer Service (business.site) 
08:36
October 25, 2022
Ask the Expert: Queen Esther Publishing
Ask the Expert: Queen Esther Publishing
On today's episode of Ask the Expert, we sit down with Debbie Burke from Queen Esther Publishing. Debbie talks to us about her comprehensive services including editing, self-publishing coaching, platform-building, ghostwriting, book formatting and so much more! Queen Esther Publishing is an expert when it comes to publishing-tune in!  You can learn more about today's expert at: Queen Esther Publishing –
09:39
October 18, 2022
Ask the Expert: BestLink Strategies
Ask the Expert: BestLink Strategies
On today's episode of Ask the Expert, we sit down with Lena Fuller, Founder & President of BestLink Strategies. Lena shares with us how they are an expert in providing IT strategy and technical solutions to ensure cyber proficiency. You can learn more about today's expert at: Home | BestLink Strategies 
06:25
October 11, 2022
Ask the Expert: Getem Services
Ask the Expert: Getem Services
On today's episode of Ask the Expert, we sit down with Carley Church, Head of Marketing and Human Resources at Getem Services. Carley shares with us how and why  Getem Services has been a trusted source for pest control since 1922.  You can learn more about today's expert at:  Pest Control in Norfolk, VA | Exterminating Since 1922 | Best Local Pest Service in Norfolk (getemservices.com) 
06:30
October 06, 2022