Alexandria Marketing Fund Announces Third Round of Funding
The Alexandria Marketing Committee is accepting applications for funding from the Alexandria Marketing Fund, a city-funded program that fosters public-private partnerships that promote the city as a destination for visiting, shopping, dining and doing business. Application deadline is Sept. 8. Guidelines and application form are available at

Felix Oliver to Head Eisenhower Partnership
The Eisenhower Partnership has named Felix Oliver its new executive director, replacing Janet Gregor who resigned in April. Oliver has more than 20 years of senior management experience. Most recently, he served as executive director of the Metropolitan Washington Regional Health Service Planning Council, which oversees the allocation of the Ryan White CARE Act funding to the governments of the District of Columbia, Virginia, Maryland, and West Virginia, and as Project Manager/Director of HR Solutions, which provides personnel services to the U.S. Army.

Oliver also has served as executive director for the Linguistic Society of America, Senior Manager of ES, Incorporated, a Washington, D.C.-based management consulting firm; President and CEO of Granville Academy, a nonprofit national after-school program; and Coordinator and Director of Health and Safety programs for the American Red Cross.