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Connect There are a number of organizations in Charlottesville that support job seekers and local companies. New to the area? Check out one of their networking events. Last Updated: 9/8/18 Charlottesville Business Innovation Council Mission:

  1. Connect There are a number of organizations in Charlottesville that support job seekers and local companies. New to the area? Check out one of their networking events. Last Updated: 9/8/18

  2. Charlottesville Business Innovation Council Mission: To educate, celebrate and advocate for Charlottesville’s technology community and to accelerate technology innovation and entrepreneurship in the region. • Networking Events & Afterhours Socials • Annual Spring Awards Gala – celebrating business, entrepreneur, start-up and innovator of the year and more! • Upcoming event: Volunteer with the Tech Tour on October 9, 2018 as middle and high school students visit area technology companies for a first-hand look at what they do. For more information, go to, or contact Tracey Green,


  4. Events • Economic & Government Affairs Meeting • Chamber Business Diversity Luncheon • Chamber Job Trends Summit • Quadruplicity Women’s Conference

  5. Round Tables, Councils & Committees • Business Women’s Round Table: 3 rd Thursday, 12:30 – 2:00 pm • Non-Profit Round Table: 2 nd Wednesday, 8:45 – 10:00 am • Business Diversity Council: 4 th Tuesday, 12:00 – 1:30 pm • Economic & Gov. Affairs Committee: 2 nd Thursday, 12:00 – 1:00 pm • Defense Affairs Committee: Quarterly as scheduled

  6. Center for Nonprofit Excellence The CNE supports local nonprofits through • training (e.g., grant writing, social media, coalition building), • programming (Board Academy, Management Academy and more), and • a robust job board featuring opportunities to work at area nonprofit jobs:

  7. Tomtoberfest

  8. Tom Tom Founders Festival, Spri ring 2019 https://tomtomfest.c om/ Tomtoberfest:

  9. Register now!

  10. Work There is an increasing number of local employers who are recruiting top talent. The following employers represent a small sampling of available positions.

  11. The Legal Aid Justice Center battles poverty and injustice by solving critical legal problems for individuals and communities. Then we use what we learn from those efforts to identify, investigate, and attack systemic injustices. We’re Hiring! • Executive Director • Bilingual Community Organizer

  12. ArcheMedX is a healthcare informatics and e-learning technology company that is transforming online learning across healthcare. We’re Hiring! • B2B Marketing Director • Marketing Manager • Clojure Full Stack Web Developer

  13. UVA Temps Internal staffing service recruiting exclusively for the University of Virginia. UVA Temps, the University's in-house temp service, serves a UVA Temps recruits for wide range of job seekers who are able to fulfill both short • UVA Academic Departments and long term needs at UVA. • UVA Health System • University Physicians Group Temp assignments may arise in a variety of skilled fields. and • UVA Foundations

  14. Drawing from their experience with Apex has been built with a several of the nation’s leading singular focus: to speed the renewable energy companies, shift to clean electricity. Apex’s founders set out to create a company with the capacity to excel We’re Hiring! in every phase of project realization, from origination and financing to construction and asset • Associate Counsel management.

  15. Contact: Missy Grizzard (434) 951-7578 Every day at S&P Global Market Intelligence we collect, scrub, interpret, and analyze vast volumes of content, turning it into actionable intelligence on the global financial markets and the companies and industries that comprise those markets. We’re Hiring! • Product Copy Manager • Platform Product Manager • SQL Database Developer • Lead Software Developer • Senior Business Analyst • Financial News Editor

  16. WillowTree is an independent digital product agency. We build products for the world's leading companies and our software is used by millions of people everyday. We’re Hiring! • Software Engineers • Mobile Marketing Manager • JavaScript Developer • Android Developer • Project Manager • Technical Requirements Manager

  17. With their Global headquarters located in Charlottesville, CFA Institute is the world’s largest association of investment management professionals. We’re Hiring! • Chief Technology Officer • Director, Global Industry Standards • Payroll Specialist • Director, Careers Center • Relationship Management Operations Analyst • Lead Technology Architect • Strategic Design Analyst

  18. Contraline is a medical device company that is developing a novel long-lasting, non-hormonal, reversible male contraceptive. We’re Hiring! • Quality Manager/Director • VP of Marketing

  19. Charlottesville is home to more than 50 life sciences companies and organizations employing hundreds of people engaged in developing therapeutics, diagnostics, devices, and other products and services to improve human health. Companies • AMPEL BioSolutions • Bonumose BioChem • Center for Open Science • Indoor Biotechnologies • and many more!

  20. Live With so many events throughout the fall, there are countless ways to experience all that Charlottesville has to offer.

  21. September 8 September 7 – 28 Starry Nights at Veritas Fridays & Saturdays Vineyard & Winery Hamilton Tour Takeover Spend a night on the lawn listening to Guests explore Monticello and consider if great music under the stars. we are living in a Jeffersonian or Gates open at 5 pm. Hamiltonian world today during a 60- Band plays from 7 – 11 pm. minute participatory tour. 5:30 – 7:30 pm.

  22. September 9 September 12 – November 30 Watch Disney’s Moana [PG] Attend one or more symposia featuring local and national leaders Celebrate Grandparents Day at the Paramount Theater with the final movie of the summer. Presented by the UVA Center for $5 for youth and $7 for adults. Politics and the UVA Frank Batten Standard showing at 2 pm. School of Leadership and Public Policy. Sensory friendly showing at 11 am.

  23. September 14 September 14 14 th Annual Light House Catch the last Friday’s After Five Concert of the Season Youth Film Festival Sprint Pavilion on the Downtown Mall 5:30 – 8:30 pm Enjoy popcorn and mingle with Light House Studio participants at The This free concert series runs each year Paramount Theater. from mid-April to mid-September Cocktail hour at 6 pm. Screening at 7:30 pm.

  24. September 14 – 16 September 15 Watch Peter Pan Jr. UVA Football vs. Ohio An adventure of a lifetime as the Black Box Players take you to Neverland. Aldersgate United Methodist Church. Cheer on the ‘Hoos at home in Scott Stadium. 7 pm on Friday & Saturday. Kickoff at 3 pm. 3 pm on Sunday. All showings are free!

  25. September 15 September 15 Fralin Family Art Jam Cville Pride Festival Sprint Pavilion on the Downtown Mall Monthly series combining age- 11 am – 7 pm appropriate tours with hand-on art Free. All Welcome. activities that make the Museum’s exhibitions accessible to children. Additional events throughout the week of September 8-15

  26. September 15 & 16 September 17 30 th Annual African-American Naturalization Ceremony at Thomas Heritage Festival Jefferson’s Poplar Forest Annual celebrate of black culture and Witness a Naturalization Ceremony history featuring live music, face painting, welcoming 30 new American citizens in kids activities and much more for free! honor of Constitution Day. Gypsy Hill Park in Staunton, VA. Price is included with general admission 12 – 6 pm on Saturday. to Poplar Forest. 10 am – 6 pm on Sunday. 11 am – 1 pm.

  27. September 26 October 9-27 Volunteer with the United Way Select your 2019 UVA benefits Day of Caring Nearly 2,000 volunteers from local businesses will complete more than 200 projects at local nonprofit agencies and public schools.

  28. October 31 November 1-4 Trick-or-Treating on the Lawn Attend the Virginia Film Festival 150 films in 4 days The Virginia Film Festival will Present the National Premiere of a New A longtime tradition where lawn residents and student organizations Documentary ‘Charlottesville’ give out treats on the UVA Lawn. Followed by Community Address and 4 – 6 pm. Conversation featuring Martin Luther King III


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