"Jewels of Asia" Chamber Awards Gala-Celebrating AACC 10th Anniversary

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Name: "Jewels of Asia" Chamber Awards Gala-Celebrating AACC 10th Anniversary
Date: May 3, 2019
Time: 5:30 PM - 10:00 PM EDT
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:


The Asian American Chamber of Commerce's 'Jewels of Asia' Chamber Awards Gala will be held on May 3, 2019 from 5:30p.m.-10:00p.m. at the Sheraton Tysons Corner to celebrate chamber's 10th Anniversary! The event will recognize individuals, small businesses, corporations, and non-profits that have made a significant impact, and contribution to the greater Northern Virginia, Maryland, or District of Columbia communities and the global communities.

The event will feature an awards ceremony, cocktail reception, silent auction,and performances!

Speaker:
Derek Kan, Under Secretary of Transportation for Policy, U.S. Department of Transportation 
Dr. Gerald Gordon, Former President and CEO, Fairfax County Economic Development Authority

Dress Code: Black Tie Optional / Cultural Dress

Program Schedule
 
 
5:30 pm   Registration and Cocktail Reception
 
 7:00 pm   Award Programs
                  Welcoming: Gala Co-Chairs – Wonhee Kang, Stephanie Shei, Ken Fang
                  Speaker: Derek Kan, Under Secretary of Transportation for Policy, Dept. of Transportation
                  Presidential Message: Melissa Fwu, Associate Director, White House Office of Public Liaison
     Presidential Volunteer Service Award
     AACC’s Past, Present, and Future, Cindy Shao, President, AACC
 
     Awards Presentation I 
 
     Chamber Partner Award
     Member of the Year Award
     Business of the Year (50 or less employees) Award   
                  Performance: Thai Nattasin DC
                  Dinner Break
                  Congratulatory Remarks
                  Awards Presentation II
                  Business of the Year (51 or More Employees) Award
                  New Business of the Year Award
                  Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award
                  Performance: Philippine Dance
                  Awards Presentation III
                  Lifetime Achievement Award
                  Speaker: Dr. Gerald Gordon, Former President & CEO,
                                 Fairfax County Economic Development Authority
                  International Business of the Year Award
                  Not Profit of the Year Award
                  Asian Business Leader Award
                  Chairman and President’s Award
9:05 pm    Announcement of Silent Auction Winner
                  Drawing of the Raffle

Sponsorship opportunities are available. Please click here for sponsorship packages.

Raffle Prize: Two Premium Economy Class Tickets offered by Cathay Pacific Airways Limited
Market Value of $5,000 ($2,500 x 2)
Raffle ticket is on sale from 3/27/19 till event, $25 for one ticket, $60 for three tickets, $100 for ten tickets
Purchase raffle tickets by click "register now" button on this page. You don't have to be at the gala event to win. The winner will be announced at the event. 

The online silent auction submission is now OPEN! Please click here to access the form to donate to the gala silent auction. All donations are much appreciated and all donors will be recognized on the gala program book!  

To advertise in our program book, please contact the AACC office at cindy@asian-americanchamber.org or 703-201-3167. 

Sponsors:

Gold sponsors
M&T Bank
Weris
Cathay Pacific Airways Limited

Jade sponsors
University of North America
Virginia International University 

Silver sponsors
Mobomo

Capstar Commercial Realty
Bank of America Private Bank
Washington Gas
State Farm
Eastern America Consulting, LLC
Hyundai 

Table Sponsors
BB&T Bank

Chinese Culture Institute
Fairfax County Economic Development Authority
Arlington Economic Development 
Fashion Centre at Pentagon City


Media Sponsor
The Epoch Group
Asian Fortune
WQER 96.7
InsideNOVA

Decoration Sponsor
CYM Now

Swag Bag Sponsor
Fashion Centre at Pentagon City


Photography
Ronald 
Lisa Fan Photography

Elza Photography
Capture the Invisible Studio

Location:
Sheraton Tysons Corner
8661 Leesburg Pike, Tysons Corner, VA 22182
Date/Time Information:
May 3, 2019
5:30pm-10pm
Fees/Admission:

Regular Registration from April 1, 2019 to May 3, 2019
Member: $300   Future Member: $350
Table Sponsor (10 seats): Member: $2,700, Future Member: $3,150
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