StellarOne invites you to attend a complimentary workshop on the “ins and outs” of data backup, data protection, and preventing data loss on May 30, 9-10:30 AM at the StellarOne branch at 4505 Columbus Street, Suite 100. Patrick Kelly, Founder and President of CMIT Solutions of Virginia Beach Metro is the guest speaker.
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Armada Hoffler is one of Virginia’s largest commercial real estate and construction companies and has developed more than 25.4 million square feet of commercial space in the Mid-Atlantic region since its founding in 1979 by Dan Hoffler.
Armada Hoffler recently began construction on the $105 million Main Street Tower in Town Center. Opening in summer of 2014, Main Street Tower is a public/private partnership that will include more than 213,000 square feet of Class A office space, 290 apartment units and 21,000 square feet of retail space.
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Marathon Consulting, LLC, a leading Information Technology Consulting firm, announced a recent expansion resulting in the addition of six (6) new staff members. Al Moore, president of Marathon, commented, “We’re very pleased that clients are continuing to rely on Marathon, creating more demand for top-notch IT consultants. We continue to develop one of the premier consulting teams in Hampton Roads and are proud to have these talented individuals join us”.
The new employees include the following individuals.
Robert Kocisko – Joined Marathon in January 2013 as a.NET/SQL Developer. He brings over ten plus years of expertise as a multi-talented applications and web developer. He is currently assigned to a global information technology solutions provider, headquartered on the Peninsula.
Patricia Collins – Joined Marathon in March 2013 as an Administrative Assistant in support of corporate operations as part of Marathon’s expanding growth at its Virginia Beach based office.
Travis Stokes – Joined Marathon in March 2013 as a.NET/SQL Developer. He brings over seven plus years of expertise as a software developer having worked in a variety of industries. He is currently assigned to a global information technology solutions provider, headquartered on the Peninsula.
Shawn Fagan – Joined Marathon in March 2013 as a SharePoint/.NET Developer. He brings over ten years of expertise in development having worked in the healthcare and department of defense industries. He is currently assigned to a non-profit healthcare advocacy, headquartered on the Peninsula.
Mark Bowers – Joined Marathon in March 2013 as a Senior Business Analyst & Project Manager with expertise in documentation development, requirements analysis, system design and testing and business process re-engineering. Mark brings over eleven years of experience to his primary client, the City of Virginia Beach.
Erin Blair – Joined Marathon in April 2013 as a Web Designer and Developer. She brings over six years of experience as a talented designer combined with SEO knowledge. Erin’s expertise will be leveraged among multiple client engagements in Marathon’s Internet Marketing and Web Design service offering.
Located in Virginia Beach, Virginia, Marathon Consulting helps clients bring cost-effective solutions to high priority business challenges. Marathon’s services result in quick pay-back and high ROI, allowing clients to maximize the benefits of their IT investment. Marathon offers a full range of software development and related information technology services including:
Mobile Application Development
Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
Pay-Per-Click Campaign Management
Specialized Reporting Solutions
Custom Application Development
Intranet & Extranet Portal Development
Website Design & Development
Web Application Design & Development
Software Package Selection
IT Performance Assessments
Marathon can be reached at (757) 427-6999, or on the Web at www.marathonus.com.
Equi-Kids and The Noblemen will hold the first annual Belmont Bash on June 8, 4-8 PM. Join them for a great party and live broadcast of the last race in the Triple Crown. Hosted at EQUI-KIDS’ facility, the Belmont Bash will feature BBQ, a craft beer tasting, casino tables and a live band! All proceeds benefit two great local charities that focus on enhancing the lives of children in our community. Sponsorship information can be found at this link.
Bobby Macc is hosting “Panache – Client Appreciation Night” tonight, 5:00 – 7:30 PM. Join Bobby Macc owner Robert Lee for martinis, appetizers, fashion and live music. Bobby Macc is located at 209 Central Park Avenue next to Bravo in Town Center. Click here for more information.
The Department of Economic Development is pleased to announce that Virginia Beach has been recognized by fDi Magazine in the Top 10 Overall ”American Cities of the Future,” and the Top Overall mid-sized city in the U.S. Virginia Beach also scored within the Top 10 in Infrastructure and Top 10 in Economic Potential in the mid-sized city category.
Congratulations to Carrie Ganatt, teacher at Princess Anne High School who has been named the City of Virginia Beach’s Teacher of the Year! Carrie is a graduate of Clemson University, with a master’s degree in English Literature from ODU. She has been at Princess Anne High School for 14 years where she teaches English and education courses for high school students interested in becoming teachers. “Carrie’s lessons are among the most challenging, dynamic and thought-provoking lessons I have had the privilege of observing during my tenure as an administrator.” – Princess Anne Principal James Pohl
Equi-Kids will hold their 11th Annual 5K Cross Country Run on May 11th - Founded in 1989, EQUI-KIDS Therapeutic Riding Program has grown to become one of the largest accredited equine riding programs in the country benefiting the special needs community. Show your support by participating in this annual event which also includes a one mile ”Run with the Hounds” for you and your favorite canine, and a ”Pony Run” for kids 12 and under. Click here for more information and to register.
Celebrate Mothers’ Day, Sunday May 12th at Havana Nights or the Holiday Inn Virginia Beach Norfolk Hotel and Conference Center. Havana Nights is serving a three course dinner for mom beginning at noon. The Holiday Inn invites you to Mother’s Day Buffet from 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM.
The Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center has a full schedule of spring events including the Sensible Seafood Fest on May 23rd, 7-10 PM. Click here to purchase tickets. Visit www.VirginiaAquarium.com for more information on membership, summer camps, activities and programs