Leadership Augusta to Host Annual State of the Region Event: "Harnessing the Incredible Growth in Our Region" March 8th

Staff Report From Augusta CEO

Friday, January 19th, 2018

Much has been made regarding the incredible economic growth occurring in our region. With continued and emerging growth in sectors like healthcare, manufacturing, education, energy and cyber-security, many members of the community are eager to learn how they can be a part of the great economic gains we are experiencing.

Regional leadership groups in partnership with Leadership Augusta have joined together to help show what this incredible growth means to the people of the Augusta River Region. Surrounding counties, businesses, and professional groups and non-profits are invited to the State of the Region to learn how respective business communities can position themselves to ride the growing economic wave we are experiencing. State of the Region offers an opportunity for participants to hear from experienced leaders who know where we are going and know how to help everyone get there together. Participants may register for State of the Region on the Leadership Augusta website, www.LeadershipAugustaGA.com/SOR.

Additionally, sponsorship and booth opportunities are available for those that want to share more information about their organization/business with attendees. For information on how to become a sponsor or purchase booth space, please contact Kate Lecea at Kate.Lecea@AugustaMetroChamber.com.

When: Thursday, March 8, 2018; Doors open @ 5 p.m. for Trade Show and Hors d'oeuvres

Where: The Unisys Building, 1 Seventh Street, Augusta, GA 30901