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Darien Bates Speaks of Small Business Opportunities to Chamber

(Photo: Courtesy Brenda Schrier)

GUEST SPEAKER at last week’s Falls Church Chamber of Commerce luncheon was Darien Bates (left), principal of Dataleo Consultants, who spoke on the opportunities presented for small businesses in the recent revisions to the Dodd-Frank banking law. Bates, a former writer for the Falls Church News-Press, is shown with Sally Cole, executive director of the Chamber.