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'Jewels of Asia' Chamber Awards Gala

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The “Jewels of Asia” Chamber Awards Gala will recognize individuals, small businesses, and corporations that have made a significant impact and contribution to the Virginia, Maryland or District of Columbia local region and within global communities. The “Jewels of Asia” Awards Gala specifically highlights the contributions made by the Asian American business community at large and those area businesses committed to promoting diversity and inclusion that results in notable success, partnerships, and positive collaboration. Make your reservation to attend the “Jewels of Asia” Awards Gala that supports the mission of the Asian American Chamber of Commerce as we celebrate the achievement within our business community.

Our Speakers

These Experts will Inspire you to Create Future

Katherine Tai

Katherine Tai

Trade Ambassador, Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR)

Tim Kaine

U.S. Senator, Commonwealth of Virginia

Mark Warner

U.S. Senator, Commonwealth of Virginia

Chris Van Hollen

U.S. Senator, Maryland

Gerry Connolly

U.S. Congressman, Commonwealth of Virginia

Victor Hoskin

President & CEO, Fairfax County Economic Development Authority

Buddy Rizer

Executive Director, Loudoun County Economic Development, Virginia

Gala Award Categories

Submit your nomination before March 31, 2021

1. Member of the Year

(member only)
The Member of the Year Award is the highest honor bestowed upon members of the Chamber. Nominee must be a member in good standing and affiliated with an active committee in good standing Nominee must have demonstrated continuing interest in and support of the Chamber. Nominee must have a record of involvement for AACC’s activities and advocate for AACC.

2. Business of the Year

(50 or less employees) (member only)
Award to an outstanding business with 50 or less employees. Achieved business and financial success and for its involvement in the Chamber and community activities. Demonstrated measurable success as a business and/or as an employer. Made exceptional contributions by promoting community betterment.

3. Business of the Year

(51 and more employees) (member only)
Award to an outstanding business with over 51 employees. Achieved business and financial success and for its involvement in the Chamber and community activities. Demonstrated measurable success as a business and/or as an employer. Made exceptional contributions by promoting community betterment.

4. Champions of Diversity Award

(member or non-member)
Award to corporations who demonstrated trailblazing efforts in one or more of the following areas:
• Creates and promotes diverse and inclusive workplaces
• Promotes Supplier Diversity

5. Chamber Partner of the Year 

(member or non-member)
This Award is selected based on their initiative, leadership and involvement in AACC and communities that embody the spirit of genuine partnership and benefit the overall community. Leadership/Innovation in engagement. Benefits of the collaboration, the nature and extent of the positive outcomes resulting for the partnership. Commitment to providing sustainable and enduring outcomes, long-term and ongoing benefits to AACC.

6. Asian Business Leader

(member or non-member)
The Asian Business Leader Award recognizes an Asian business leader who has successfully built local bridges to the Asian business community through business, personal, civic, and community activities. Asian Business Leader of the Year Award – presented to an innovative business owner or individual who recognizes and meets a market need.

7. Young Entrepreneur of the Year

 (member under age 40) (member or non-member)
This award is awarded to an individual under the age of 40 who has tackled the challenges of entrepreneurship and/or has demonstrated professional growth and success in their respective field of work. Has demonstrated leadership within their workplace and/or within the community. Has contributed to the community through active participation in community initiatives. Has demonstrated entrepreneurial ability and innovation in customer service initiatives and/or management.

8. Corporate Social Responsibility Award

(member or non-member)
Award to organizations who demonstrated leadership and commitment to support the community and dedicated to making the society a healthier and more sustainable place.

Our Gold Sponsors

Our Silver Sponsors

Partner Sponsors

Admission Fee

Advance Registration: Before December 9

Members $270 | Non-Members $320

Regular

Members $300 | Non-Members $350

Advance Registration: By September 30

Members $45 | Non-Members $60

Table Sponsorship

Advance Registration: Before December 9

Members $2700 | Non-Members $3200

Regular

Members $3000 | Non-Members $3500

Advance Registration: By September 30

Members $395 | Non-Members $495

Program Book Ads

(Program Book)

Full Page: $1,400

Half Page: $700

Quarter Page: $350

Sponsorship

Silver - $3,000

Gold - $5,000

Jade - $10,000

Platinum - $25,000

Title - $50,000

Please contact Cindy Shao at 703-201-3167 or cindy@asian-americanchamber.org to reserve your sponsorship.
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