The Somerset-Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce is is now accepting applications for our 2019 Leadership Lake Cumberland program. We want you !!! Leadership Lake Cumberland brings together a selected group of people that possess a broad variety of leadership abilities, career accomplishments, and volunteer activities to gain insight into complex issues facing the region. Participants in Leadership Lake Cumberland: Get behind the scenes access to factories, hospitals and government agencies. Create new business connections from a cross-section of the community. Hear from prominent speakers such as elected officials, police chiefs and CEO’s. The goal of the program is to provide participants with the opportunity to build relationships, serve the community, and engage with political, civic, and business leaders.Through a series of nine monthly, one-day sessions, held in various locations in the region, participants are educated about Southeast Kentucky and its many advantages as well as its challenges. They meet and talk with the region’s current leaders, and explore our communities various business sectors. Topics will include: education, health and human services, law and justice, business & technology, industry, tourism and much more.The Leadership Program is sponsored by the Somerset-Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce and will operate from April through December. The Leadership Class opens with an overnight […]
Leadership Lake Cumberland Now Accepting Applications
We would like to Thank everyone for participating in the 7th Annual Shamrock Shuffle 5K. To View Race Results and Race Photos, Please Click Below: Click Here for a 5K Race Results Click Here to View Race Photos
7th Annual Shamrock Shuffle 5K
You’re cordially invited to attend our upcoming Chamber of Commerce monthly luncheon on Tuesday, April 2nd. We are excited to have Campbellsville University President, Dr. Michael Carter as our guest speaker. Since 1999, Dr. Michael Carter has served as president of Campbellsville University. During Carter’s tenure at Campbellsville University, the institution has experienced significant growth in student enrollment, number and quality of academic programs and fundraising success. In the past 16 years of Carter’s leadership the enrollment has grown from 1,600 to approximately 3,500 students. He has emphasized the Christian mission of not only educating the mind but to teach the importance of Christian Servant Leadership to Campbellsville University students. Dr. Carter is a 1976 graduate of Marshall University where he received his Bachelor of Arts and Masters Degrees. Dr. Carter did additional graduate study at Andover-Newton Theological School in Newton Centre, Mass. and received a Ph.D. from Ohio State University in 1984. Dr. Carter is married to Debbie Carter. They have three children: Wes Carter, Dr. Eric Carter, and Alicia Shea. As always, our luncheon will be held at The Center for Rural Development and will begin at 12:00 (Noon). Please mark your calendars to attend this event.
April 2019 Chamber of Commerce Monthly Luncheon
Welcome to the Somerset Pulaski Chamber of Commerce!
Since its inception in 1925, the Somerset Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce has been the premier advocacy organization for business in Pulaski County. With more than 750 members, we are working to promote a healthy and vibrant economy while protecting and advancing the interest of our members and the community as a whole. The chamber works in conjunction with citizens, businesses, educational and governmental partners to provide a positive business environment and improve the quality of life in the Lake Cumberland region.
The Chamber’s mission is to work every day to make our community a place where businesses can grow and prosper and where people want to raise their families. Business owners look to the Chamber for a venue to network and highlight their business from sole proprietors to the largest companies and employers in the area. We provide information for starting a business as well as business-building programs, employment outreach programs, and custom research for our chamber members.
Our Chamber of Commerce is committed to helping you succeed, and looks forward to continuing to work and grow together in 2018 as one community!
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