Update Your Economic Development Strategy – New Strategies and Tactics in Response to COVID-19’s Economic Effects

Posted April 8, 2020 In light of new pressing needs and opportunities presented by the COVID-19 situation, we recommend chambers of commerce and economic development organizations consider corresponding program and message adjustments. We believe the COVID-19 situation presents an opportunity for chambers and EDOs to bring fresh material value to their communities and elevate their…

Cherokee County Historical Society Campaign Kickoff

Congratulations to the Campaign Co-Chairs Rebecca Johnston and Skip Spears on the successful public kickoff of the History in the Making Campaign; as well as Historical Society Board President Lisa Tressler, and Executive Director Stefanie Joyner! As announced to 100+ business and community leaders at the public kickoff event on Tuesday, the Historical Society has…

Creative Discovery Museum Campaign Kick-Off

Congratulations to POWER 10 client Creative Discovery Museum on the successful public kickoff of the Ignite Discovery – Creating the new CDM capital campaign. Ignite Discovery Campaign Co-Chairs Paul and Susu Brock and Jay and Leah Hill announced to 100 business and community leaders that the Museum has raised more than $5.6 million towards the…

Habersham Partnership for Growth Campaign Kickoff

Congratulations on the successful public kickoff of the Forward Habersham Campaign to Habersham Partnership for Growth Chair and Forward Habersham Partnership for Growth Campaign Co-chair Brian Horton (Ameris Bank); his fellow Campaign Co-Chairs Wade Rhodes (Norton Mountain Properties), and John Borrow (McDonald’s); and Habersham Partnership for Growth Executive Director Tim Lee! As announced to 130+…

Decide DeKalb Campaign Kickoff

Congratulations on the successful public kickoff of the $1.5M Advance DeKalb Campaign to Decide DeKalb Chairman Dan Bolia (Peachtree Government Affairs), Advance DeKalb Campaign Chair Ryan Millsap (Blackhall Studios), and Decide DeKalb CEO Ray Gilley! As announced to 100+ business leaders at the public Kickoff event, hosted by Emory University last Friday, the public-private partnership…

Capital Campaign Client - Cherokee Office of Economic Development

Cherokee By Choice Campaign Public Kickoff

Congratulations on the successful public kickoff of the $2M Cherokee By Choice Campaign to the Campaign Co-Chairs Mark Goddard (Cobb EMC) and Tim Fernandez (YANMAR America), and the Cherokee Office of Economic Development President Misti Martin and Vice President Heath Tippens! As announced to nearly 150 business leaders at the public kickoff event last Friday,…