Supporting Our Local Businesses

Posted by Anna Talcott, March 23, 2020
Supporting Our Local Businesses

These chamber members are all offering services during this time   Be sure to look for these members on DoorDash, UberEats and GrubHub for delivery. Some members are also offering temporary curbside service. Check individual business Facebook pages to stay up to date on all changes. This list is subject to change on a day-to-day basis, as members alter their services.  As we cont...

"This Is That Place" : Q&A with Walmart

Posted by Wendy Zelazny, March 20, 2020

I’m interviewing Store Manager Anucha (Dee) Taylor and People Lead Tanya Petro in their Walmart store in Central Park. We’re sitting in the brightest room I’ve ever been in! The color palette is fun and bold and there are huge blow-ups of Sam Walton on the walls. I’m facing a green wall and I feel like I’ve been swallowed by Kermit the frog!  It’s surreal a...

Started in a Basement, Now Their Transporting 100,000 Patients: A Start-Up Story

Posted by Anna Talcott, March 20, 2020
Started in a Basement, Now Their Transporting 100,000 Patients: A Start-Up Story Started in a Basement, Now Their Transporting 100,000 Patients: A Start-Up Story

Who would have thought that a business plan formed in a basement, which included three ambulances and a vision of serving just the Fredericksburg community, would evolve into 130 ambulances, 14 locations, over 500 employees and serving across the Commonwealth of Virginia? If you ask co-founders Kevin Dillard and Dan Wildman, they would not have believed it.  “When I step back and refle...