Norfolk, VA. – On Wednesday, July 22, over 100 young professional leaders from the CBDX and the Downtown 100 will host Bruce Thompson, Chief Executive Officer, Gold Key/PHR Resorts. Mr. Thompson will be discussing a number of exciting projects including the $126 million downtown Norfolk hotel and conference center, a project that has eluded the city for years. The 300-room luxury hotel, along with its 50,000-square-foot conference center and high-end restaurant, are scheduled to be complete in late 2016. Additionally, Mr. Thompson will discuss the importance of the next generation of Hampton Roads business leaders and the impact they will have on the future development of the region.

Event Information:
July 22, 2015, 5:30pm
Slover Library, Norfolk, VA

CBDX is the young professionals division of the Central Business District Association (CBDA) of Virginia Beach. Founded in 2009, it has grown to over 80 individuals representing more than 30 CBDA member companies.

The Downtown 100 (DT100) is the young professionals division of the Downtown Norfolk Council. Through their involvement and experiences they will be well positioned to serve in key leadership roles in the future. For more information visit