What if you could be a catalyst for change in the Shenandoah Valley?

Imagine a world where leaders are bold enough to envision a brighter future and guide us toward that vision, for our companies and our community.

Leaders aren't born, they are made.

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This is VBK

  • About Us
  • Our Mission
  • Our Vision
  • Our Values
  • Our Impact
  • Valley Business Keynote brings exceptional speakers with thought-provoking content to elevate local leaders. VBK is a catalyst for inspiration and innovation in the Shenandoah Valley. Attendees walk away with new connections, fresh perspectives, and actionable ideas that drive positive change in our businesses and our community.

  • Facilitate engaging ideas for local leaders and help fulfill the Shenandoah Valley’s vast potential by bringing excellent speakers to our area.

  • Become the epicenter for transformative ideas to grow businesses, communities, and ourselves.

  • We facilitate engaging ideas for local leaders and help fulfill the Shenandoah Valley’s vast potential by bringing excellent speakers to our area. By connecting the valley’s top business leaders with emerging professionals and innovative thinkers, we offer networking in Harrisonburg that is unlike any competitor. Alongside our mission, we uphold and promote values of Innovation, Growth, and Community.

  • Since our inception, the Valley Business Keynote has sculpted a landscape where leaders are not just born but nurtured. Our annual event is a catalyst that draws hundreds, creating a synergy of ideas and opportunities. We have been honored to host luminaries such as Daniel H. Pink, Kim Scott, Seth Mattison, and Carla Johnson, whose insights have challenged and enriched our local business fabric.

Join Us

We are on a quest to ignite the spark of innovation and leadership within the Shenandoah Valley. We believe that a single speech can change perspectives, transform communities, and elevate our collective potential. It is not just an event; it's a convergence of insight and aspiration, where the voices of esteemed thought leaders resonate with the ambitions of our local entrepreneurs and community members. Join us.

Meet the VBK Committee

Valley Business Keynote extends gratitude to our exceptional committee members. Your invaluable time, unwavering dedication, and extraordinary talents contribute immeasurably to the success of VBK. Thank you for making VBK possible and for being the driving force behind our collective success.

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