Principal John Whitworth participates in Virginia Global Business Ambassador Awards
April 16, 2007 ... Mark Warner, former governor of Virginia, presents the Virginia Global Business Ambassador Awards to finalists.
The Virginia Global Business Ambassador awards, by the World Affairs Council of Greater Richmond, are made annually to Virginia-based companies who have significant overseas operations, and who have exhibited "Exemplary Corporate Citizenship both at Home and Abroad." This year's Manufacturing Sector awards went to the Albemarle Corporation, and Kerneos Inc., with LandAmerica Financial Group Inc., and Washington Consulting Inc., winning the Service Sector awards.
John Whitworth, principal at Beckett Advisors, organized the team of eight individuals who chose the finalists for this year's awards.
Pictured here (from left to right) at the podium is Ambassador Randolph Bell, President of the World Affairs Council of Greater Richmond; Mark Warner, Governor of Virginia 2002-06; John Whitworth, Principal - Beckett Advisors; and seated is Dr. Charles Sydnor, Chairman of the World Affairs Council of Greater Richmond and Senior Advisor to Commonwealth Public Broadcasting.