National's Manager Receives Hometown Hero Award from DC Chamber of Commerce

12/12/2012, 10:51 p.m.

The D.C. area business community gathered at the Washington Hilton on December 12 for the D.C. Chamber of Commerce's 2012 Annual Meeting and Chairman's Inaugural Luncheon. The theme "Connecting Business--Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow," was the resounding message spoken by Mayor Vincent Gray and Chamber of Commerce business leaders.

Bernard Demczuk, vice president of D.C. Government Relations, presided over the program as Matthew Klein handed over the chairman seat to Antwayne Ford.

Local legend Davey Johnson, manager of the Washington Nationals received the Hometown Hero Award and Bob Woodward, associate editor of The Washington Post was the keynote speaker. President and CEO Barbara Lang made closing remarks.

Click here to see DC Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting Photo Gallery. /Photos by Shevry Lassiter