EDPNC, Land of Sky to host roundtable on business in WNC during COVID-19

Press release from Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina:

The Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina (EDPNC), joined by the Land of Sky Regional Council, will host its final roundtable event on Thursday, Dec. 17. This roundtable completes a series of eight regional events hosted by EDPNC across North Carolina and will provide insight into specific economic challenges and opportunities businesses in the Western part of the state have faced in light of the pandemic. The roundtable discussion is part of EDPNC’s “Onward as One” campaign to raise awareness of free EDPNC services that can help stabilize businesses during the pandemic and support their future growth. For more information on the campaign, click here.


“Onward as One” Roundtable Discussion – Western Region


Thursday, Dec. 17, noon – 1 p.m.


This is a virtual event.


Christopher Chung, CEO, EDPNC

Nathan Ramsey, Executive Director, Land of Sky Regional Council

Tom O’Brien, President and CEO, Industrial Opportunities, Inc.

Zane Adams, Co-CEO & Chief Marketing Officer, Buchi

John Loyack, VP Global Business Services, EDPNC

Josh Carpenter, Existing Industry Expansions Manager, Western Region, EDPNC

RSVP: Registration is required for this event. Please RSVP to Paige Burr no later than Wednesday, Dec. 16.

NOTE: Panelists may be available for media interviews upon request.

About Community Bulletin
Mountain Xpress posts selected news and information of local interest as a public service for our readers. To submit press releases and other community material for possible publication, email news@mountainx.com.

Before you comment

The comments section is here to provide a platform for civil dialogue on the issues we face together as a local community. Xpress is committed to offering this platform for all voices, but when the tone of the discussion gets nasty or strays off topic, we believe many people choose not to participate. Xpress editors are determined to moderate comments to ensure a constructive interchange is maintained. All comments judged not to be in keeping with the spirit of civil discourse will be removed and repeat violators will be banned. See here for our terms of service. Thank you for being part of this effort to promote respectful discussion.

Leave a Reply

To leave a reply you may Login with your Mountain Xpress account, connect socially or enter your name and e-mail. Your e-mail address will not be published. All fields are required.