In the News: Chamber hosts 2019 Best in Business Awards ceremony

October 10, 2019/ Alexandria Times/ Vol. 15, No. 41 — The Alexandria Chamber of Commerce held its annual Best in Business Awards, presented by Burke & Herbert Bank, at The Westin Alexandria on Oct. 3 to recognize and celebrate the city’s top businesses.

Stephanie Landrum, president and chief executive officer of the Alexandria Economic Development Partnership was awarded Business Leader of the Year. Landrum was an instrumental member of the team that worked to attract Amazon and Virginia Tech to the region.

The Overall Business of the Year was The Goodhart Group, a family-run real estate firm whose leaders have been selling homes in the Alexandria and D.C. area for more than 27 years.

Other winners were:

Tartan Properties Commercial as Small Business of the Year, Daniel O’Connell’s Irish Restaurant & Bar as Medium Business of the Year, Brandywine Living at Alexandria as Large Business of the Year, Del Ray Business Association as Non-Profit/ Association Business of the Year and Threadleaf as Rising Star Business of the Year. -mschrott@alextimes.com