Leading Local Construction Company Supports Annual Festival 

MIDDLEBURG, Va. Venture Construction Group (VCG) was a proud Angel Sponsor at the annual Christmas in Middleburg festival. The three-day event included a tree lighting ceremony, caroling, breakfast with Santa, craft fair, Santa’s workshop, Middleburg hunt and hounds review, Christmas parade, and a live Nutcracker Ballet performance. Over 10,000 visitors attended. 

“It’s always so much fun to support the annual Christmas in Middleburg festival! This event was a great opportunity for the community to come together and get in the holiday spirit, once again,” said Stephen Shanton, CEO and president of Venture Construction Group (VCG). 

Throughout the hour-long Christmas parade, crowds gathered from Virginia and surrounding states to see the Middleburg hunt and hounds review as riders on horseback accompanied by hound packs rode through the streets. VCG staff and crews participated in the festivities by decorating a float in the parade to celebrate the holidays along with local clubs, churches, schools, community groups, and sports teams. The parade included horses, ponies, llama, alpacas, and various dog breeds, followed by Santa on his coach in closing. 

“It was so great to see everyone at Christmas in Middleburg 2021! Sending out a huge thank you for everyone’s hard work to make Christmas in Middleburg a fun day for all! Extra Special thank you to all of our 2021 sponsors, participants, organizers, volunteers, vendors, and the town of Middleburg!” says Michelle and Doug Myers, co-organizers, Christmas in Middleburg.

VCG sponsors a variety of charities, community organizations, nonprofits and events throughout the year. Giving back is an integral part of the company’s mission.  

About Venture Construction Group
Founded in 1998, Venture Construction Group (VCG) is a licensed general contractor and an award-winning leader in construction, restoration, renovations, roofing, storm damage repairs, and 24/7 emergency services. VCG services commercial and residential properties throughout the East Coast, Greater Mid-Atlantic Region, Gulf Coast, and Midwest. Operational excellence is our mission in every project we undertake, and we pride ourselves on providing exceptional customer service. Specializing in commercial projects, VCG assists property management companies, condo associations, multi-family structures, hi-rises, retail/business plazas, government facilities, hotels, and resorts with comprehensive general contractor services, restoration, mitigation, specialty construction, historical restoration, remodels, property repairs, and rebuilds due to fire, flood, water, wind, hail, and hurricane damage. VCG has earned prestigious awards including the Construction Business Owner Award, Pro Remodeler Forty Under 40 Award. VCG is committed to operational excellence and exceptional customer service. CEO Stephen Shanton is a proud member of the prestigious Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC). Entrepreneur Magazine hails “YEC Consists of Some of the Most Well-Respected Minds in Entrepreneurship.” Shanton is a certified member of the WindStorm Insurance Network™ and is a WIND Certified Umpire®, WIND Certified Appraiser®, and WIND Certified Fellow®. VCG carries advanced accreditations and is an exclusive certified National Storm Damage Center Preferred Contractor and Certified Member of the United Association of Storm Restoration Contractors. VCG is a proud member of Exterior Insulation and Finish Systems (EIFS) Industry Members Association (EIMA); Insurance Appraisal and Umpire Association (IAUA); National Association of Environmentally Responsible Mold Contractors (NAERMC); National Association of Home Builders (NAHB); National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA); NRCA Qualified Trainer; Property Liability and Resource Bureau (PLRB); Restoration Industry Association (RIA). VCG holds leading manufacturer certifications including Owens Corning Platinum Preferred Contractor, Mule-Hide Legacy Contractor, Certified CertainTeed Contractor, and Duro-Last Certified Contractor status. VCG credentials have been vetted and screened through independent third-party Global Risk Management Solutions. With offices nationwide and a solid reputation throughout the country, we are able to respond to your needs with quality, ease, and top-notch service. For more information, call 866-459-8348 or visit us online at www.VentureConstructionGroup.com.   

About Christmas in Middleburg 
Give a little, help a lot! Christmas in Middleburg is a non-profit 501(c)(3) charitable organization. Proceeds are distributed by Christmas in Middleburg. All year round, Middleburg’s beautiful 18th century village is unique – a hunt country capital, anchor of Virginia’s premier wine region, retail haven for antiques, fashion, center of fine dining, and lodging – all of which make it a memorable travel destination. On the first Saturday in December the community becomes a Christmas experience like no other – Christmas in Middleburg. Learn more at www.ChristmasinMiddleburg.org.

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Alexis Bott
Elev8 Consulting Group
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