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2022-23 Leadership Catawba Orientation & Retreat

The Chamber of Catawba County welcomed the 2022-23 Leadership Catawba cohort last Thursday, August 11, at Catawba Country Club in Newton.  A welcome and overview of the program and expectations were outlined by Kim Dahlsten, Director of Leadership Catawba & Vice President of Operations, followed by remarks from Lori Alala, Partner at Broome Associates, a …

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2022-23 Leadership Catawba Announced

The Chamber of Catawba County announces the 2022-23 Leadership Catawba cohort. Leadership Catawba, the longest running program at the Chamber of Catawba County, has educated and equipped hundreds of Catawba County residents with information about the social, economic, and political dynamics of our community. Over the next 8 months, participants will be immersed in community …

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Leadership Catawba Alumni Engagement Opportunity Calendar

The Chamber of Catawba County boasts the names of hundreds of Leadership Catawba Alumni who have made a significant impact on this community.  The 2022-23 Alumni Engagement Subcommittee of the Leadership Catawba Advisory Board hosted a meeting on May 23 to bring together Alumni for a social and informational meeting about this year’s Alumni programming …

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Applications for 2022-23 Leadership Catawba are open!

Through personal and professional development and broad exposure to the community, Leadership Catawba equips professionals with the skills and knowledge needed to be effective leaders committed to the future of Catawba County.  Since 1974, Leadership Catawba has educated and equipped hundreds of Catawba County residents with information about the social, economic, and political dynamics of …

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2022 Catawba County Wages & Benefits Survey

The Catawba County Economic Development Corporation & The Chamber are partnering on another Wages & Benefits Survey. Our goal is to equip you with local and timely data to assist you in optimizing your competitiveness for talent. The survey covers a wide array of compensation and benefits policies and should be completed by the person who manages …

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2021-22 Leadership Catawba Advisory Board Recognition

On March 23rd, we recognized our 2021-22 Leadership Catawba Advisory Board.  The Leadership Catawba Advisory Board plays a critical role in the Leadership Catawba experience.  Asprogram graduates themselves, they work alongside Chamber staff to plan, coordinate, and execute each program month. During the 2021-22 program, the advisory board created 60 hours of impactful content, over …

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2021-22 Leadership Catawba Graduation

On Thursday, March 10, 2022, we recognized the achievements of 2021-22 Leadership Catawba at a Graduation Celebration. Leadership Catawba is The Chamber of Catawba County’s longest running program-creating a pipeline of community leaders for 47 years!  Over the 8 month duration, participants are immersed in community issues and challenges that we position ourselves to directly address …

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2021-22 Leadership Catawba Announced

The Chamber of Catawba County announces the 2021-22 Leadership Catawba cohort. Leadership Catawba, the longest running program at the Chamber of Catawba County, has educated and equipped hundreds of Catawba County residents with information about the social, economic, and political dynamics of our community. Over the next 8 months, participants will be immersed in community …

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2021-22 Leadership Catawba Advisory Board Announced

The Chamber of Catawba County announces the 2021-22 Leadership Catawba Advisory Board.  These individuals are graduates of Leadership Catawba and give of their time to assist the Chamber in development and implementation of the monthly sessions throughout the program year.    Timothy Adams, Catawba County Schools Crystal Barnes, von Drehle Corporation James Barnhill, BB&T now …

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Applications for 2021-22 Leadership Catawba are open!

Through personal and professional development and broad exposure to the community, Leadership Catawba equips professionals with the skills and knowledge needed to be effective leaders committed to the future of Catawba County. A summary report for the 2020-21 cohort is attached. Since 1974, Leadership Catawba has educated and equipped hundreds of Catawba County residents with …

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