Business Notes

Business Notes

Abrakadoodle’s innovative art classes help children, ages 20 months to 12 years, develop artistic talents, explore personal creativity, develop new and enhanced skills and use their imaginations. The new organization, co-founded by Mary Rogers and Rosemarie Hartnett, became the 20th graduate of the Incubator Program of the Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce. To inspire the artist in each child, Abrakadoodle offers creative art classes/programs for children at locations throughout the community. Abrakadoodle recently negotiated and signed a partnership with Binney and Smith and their Crayola brand. Learn more online at or call 703-871-7356.

David Kim, owner/operator of Reston's Chick-fil-a, will donate 10 percent of all sales between 4 p.m. and 10 p.m. on May 11 to the Reston Relay for Life, in support of the American Cancer Society. There will be visits by the Chick-fil-a Cow and the Fairfax County Fire Department will have a fire truck on display.

Greater Reston Chamber "Sales Strategy That Close Business!" features Sheila Savar (Savar & Associates), Rick Smith (Xsellerate) and Michael Batt (Microsoft) on Tuesday, May 4 from 7:30-9:30 a.m. ASCE Conference Center, 1801 Alexander Bell Drive, Reston. $20.

Greater Reston Chamber Orientation on Wednesday, May 5 from 8-9 a.m. Greater Reston Chamber, 1763 Fountain Drive, Reston. Free.

Greater Reston Chamber Luncheon on Thursday, May 13 from 11:30-1:30 p.m. Special luncheon focusing technological growth in the Commonwealth. Westfields Marriott, 14750 Conference Center Drive, Chantilly. $35/40 non-members.

LanpherWilson Corporation, a consulting firm in business operations, process architecture and human capital management, has moved to a new office space that is four times the size of the original office space in order to accommodate the company's rapid growth. The company is now located at 1930 Isaac Newton Square, Reston.

John C. Wright, executive vice president and corporate secretary at QuadraMed Corporation, was appointed chief financial officer effective April 1.