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NAWBO November Luncheon

November 29, 2017
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Embassy Suites Raleigh - Durham/Research Triangle
201 Harrison Oaks Blvd
Cary, NC 27513

Strategic Growth in Raleigh for the Business of Tomorrow

Learn to lead the business of tomorrow. President/CEO of the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce, Adrienne Cole, will lead a discussion about Raleigh commerce, small business development and leadership skills for mentoring the next generation of entrepreneurs. Gain insight into growing your business for tomorrow’s needs on November 29th.  

Bio: Adrienne Cole, a long-time economic development executive, was named CEO of the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce in 2017—the first female to lead the organization in its 127-year history. With more than 20 years of business and economic development experience, Cole has previously served as the executive director of Raleigh Economic Development, economic development director and county planner for Pamlico County, NC and the executive director of the Carteret County Economic Development Council. Cole was an integral part of recruiting Campbell Law School to Raleigh and facilitating Red Hat’s headquarters expansion to downtown Raleigh.

As a North Carolina native, Cole was born in Raleigh and grew up in New Bern. She holds a BA from Meredith College and an MPA from Appalachian State University.

Join us as we talk business development, political advocacy, and Raleigh news and forecasting. 


$35.00 Member Registration

$50.00 Non-Member Registration

$35.00 Community Partner

$35.00 First Time Guest

$0.00 Sponsor Ticket