Posts Tagged ‘Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina’

Jack Sanders, Chairman, SC Chamber of Commerce

Posted on: March 5th, 2018 by Allison Andrews No Comments

Panelists: Christopher Chung, CEO, Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina and Patrick M. Wright, Director, Center for Executive Succession, USC

Marcus Smith, CEO, Speedway Motorsports

Posted on: October 8th, 2017 by Allison Andrews

NASCAR and Major League Soccer dominate the conversation with panelists Peggy B. McLean, Kershaw County Economic Development Director and Frank E. Emory Jr., Board Chair, Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina.

Wayne Holden, President and CEO, RTI International

Posted on: August 13th, 2017 by Allison Andrews

We talk with the man in charge of the NC based global firm that is shaping health policy through its work. Panelists: Christopher Chung, Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina, and Lewis Gossett, South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance.

Dan Lebish, EVP, COO Aflac Group Insurance

Posted on: March 14th, 2016 by Allison Andrews

Panelists: Scott Baier, Economist, Clemson University and Christopher Chung, Economic Development Partnership. Learn what you don’t know about the Affordable Care Act.


Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02)

Posted on: December 5th, 2015 by Allison Andrews

National security, direct foreign investment and the skills gap are just a few of the topics we cover with panelists John Silvia, Chief Economist, Wells Fargo and Christopher Chung, CEO, Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina.

Flexibility in Recruiting

Posted on: March 28th, 2014 by admin

The newly-formed Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina is designed to cut bureaucracy for companies in the state while adding speed and flexibility to the job of luring new business to the region, according to John Lassiter, chairman of the group’s Board of Directors. On this program, Lassiter explains the other goals of the nonprofit spun from the N.C. Department of Commerce, as well as his ideas for adding new incentives for innovative research at the state’s universities. Doug Copeland with the Triad Business Journal  and Dr. Frank Hefner of the College of Charleston join the conversation.


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