You’re cordially invited to attend our upcoming Chamber of Commerce monthly luncheon on Tuesday, October 6th. We are excited to have Kentucky Community and Technical College System President, Dr. Jay Box as our guest speaker. Dr. Jay Box was named the second president of the Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS) on November 19, 2014. He is a community college graduate and has more than 30 years of experience in community college leadership. Dr. Box has a history of leadership with KCTCS having served as the president of Hazard Community and Technical College from 2002 – 2007, followed by being named as KCTCS vice president with the primary responsibility of providing leadership to administrative systems, network operations, distance learning technologies and visualized learning and innovation. Prior to coming to KCTCS he served as a vice president at McLennan Community College in Waco, Texas. Dr. Box is a native of Crane, Texas. He is married to Gayle Box, senior associate, Strategic Initiatives, for Kentucky Adult Education. They have one son. Please join us for this very special event.
Chamber Luncheon w/ KCTCS President, Dr. Jay Box
ATTENTION CHAMBER MEMBERS Youre cordially invited to attend the upcoming Leadership Simulcast with New York Times best-selling author and world renowned leadership guru,John Maxwell on Thursday, October 15th. Leaders are always looking for opportunities to learn, but most do not have the time to spare to receive valuable leadership training. That’s about to change. L2: Learn-Lead is a simulcast event designed to breathe new life into leadership through world-class speakers in a convenient, half-day format. This is designed to equip you with new perspectives, practical tools and key takeaways. Learn from these world-class leadership experts, be prepared to implement a new action plan, and start leading when you get back to the office with renewed passion and commitment. L2: Learn-Lead, which features leadership experts John C. Maxwell, Valorie Burton, Patrick Lencioni and Kevin Turner, will be broadcast on Tuesday, October 15, from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at The Center for Rural Development. Lake Cumberland Rheumatology, Drs. Timothy Lonesky and Scott Lewis, in partnership with The Center for Rural Development, Somerset-Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce, and Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital, invite local and area community leaders to participate in this unique leadership development program. As part of the live, on-site programming, Joe Neikirk, […]
L2L Learn Lead Event
The Somerset-Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce is once again hosting the annual Christmas Parade. This year’s parade will be held on Saturday, December 5th at 5:00 p.m. and will be immediately followed by the Downtown Somerset Development Corporation Tree Lighting Celebration. The theme will be: “A Story Book Christmas” Special thanks to our planning committee consisting of the Somerset-Pulaski Co. Chamber of Commerce, Downtown Somerset Development Corporation, Somerset-Pulaski Co. Convention & Visitors Bureau, Pulaski County Public Library, Pulaski County Fiscal Court and the City of Somerset who are working together to bring Pulaski County citizens our best Christmas Extravaganza ever. The Christmas Parade will begin at 5:00 p.m. followed by the Tree Lighting Celebration at 7:00 p.m. The Chamber of Commerce will be handing out parade awards during the Tree Lighting Celebration for the following: • 1st Place Float • 2nd Place Float • 3rd Place Float To make this event successful, we need the community’s help. We encourage everyone to get involved and help the Chamber of Commerce Christmas Parade be the biggest and best ever! We are calling for all bands, cheerleaders, ROTC units, girl scouts, boy scouts, civic clubs, youth athletic teams, churches, cars, dogs, horses […]