Posts Tagged ‘Carolina Business Review’

Bobby Hitt, South Carolina Secretary of Commerce

Posted on: April 9th, 2018 by Allison Andrews No Comments

An Executive Profile and deeper dialogue with the man leading the Palmetto State’s economic development. The conversation includes growth strategy, rural development, regional collaboration, the SC port, and energy costs. And all in the shadow of record export numbers.

Mikee Johnson, CEO, Cox Industries

Posted on: April 2nd, 2018 by Allison Andrews No Comments

Panelists are Ted Pitts, President and CEO, South Carolina Chamber of Commerce and Brian Etheridge, President, Leadership North Carolina. In our conversation: leadership in the gun debate, concerns over policy in the aftermath of the failed nuclear project in SC, the state of manufacturing and related issues.

Mayor Stephen Benjamin, Columbia

Posted on: March 19th, 2018 by Allison Andrews

In this conversation, immigration and infrastructure, redevelopment, and a free education initiative. Panelists: Brad Dean, President and CEO, Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce and Newell Clark, Mayor of Lexington NC join the discussion.

Economic Forecast 2018

Posted on: January 15th, 2018 by Allison Andrews

Our panel of expert economists: John Silvia, Wells Fargo Securities, Frank Hefner, College of Charleston, John E. Connaughton, UNC Charlotte, Mike Walden, NC State University take a look at the biggest factors likely to impact the economy in 2018. The new Fed Chair, real estate, wage growth, tax policy and elections are among the topics.

Doug Lebda, Chairman & CEO, Lending Tree

Posted on: October 23rd, 2017 by Allison Andrews

Panelists: Andy Brack, Editor and Publisher, Statehouse Report and Dan Gerlach, President, Golden LEAF Foundation

John Williams, CEO, Domtar

Posted on: March 16th, 2015 by Allison Andrews

Chris MacDonald, Government Affairs Director for the Raleigh Regional Association of REALTORS is one of the panelists on this week’s Carolina Business Review. He joins Rich Fletcher of the South Carolina I-77 Alliance.  Hear why special guest, John Williams, CEO, Domtar says transportation in SC may not get the priority it deserves from lawmakers.

Education in the Information Age

Posted on: November 15th, 2013 by admin

North Carolina’s public schools are on the cusp of a significant transformation, according to Bill Cobey, Chairman of the N.C. State Board of Education. However, teacher compensation has fallen to nearly 10,000 per year below the national average and morale is low among many educators. On this program, Cobey calls for educators to lobby state lawmakers to address compensation and other key education policy initiatives. Dr. Heath Morrison of Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools and Dr. Kathy Headley of Clemson University’s School of Education join the discussion.

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