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Women’s Economic Development Network 2019

February 27, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - February 28, 2019 @ 3:00 pm

Learn and Lead 2019: The Inside Track

February 27 & 28 2019 , Embassy Suites, Concord, NC

Confirmed Speakers – Others to be added as confirmed.

The Inside Track of Women, Power, and Money:

Laura Webb, President, Webb Investment Services

The Inside Track with Your State Association Panel:

Liz Dobbins-Smith, Managing Director, NCEDA; Andi Rawl, Association Executive, SCEDA; Connie Long, President & CEO, VEDA

The Inside Track of Storytelling:

Jenny Maxwell, Co-Director, Buckley Shcool of Public Speaking

The Inside Track Trends in State Workforce Programs:

Sara Dunnigan, Director of Labor Market Information and Strategic Partnerships, Virginia Community College System; Elisabeth Kovacs, Deputy Director Workforce Development, S.C. Department of Commerce

The Inside Track of Site Selection:

Beth Land,  Vice President-Industrial and Economic Development Division, Site Selection Group

The Inside Track with Millennials in Your Organization Panel:

Lindsey Culley, Business Development & Marketing, Mashburn ConstructionAshley Anderson, Lawyer, Sanford Holshouser LawErin Burcham, Director of Talent Solutions, Roanoke Regional Partnership

The Inside Track with the Economic Development Administration Panel:

Hillary Sherman, NC Economic Development Representative, U.S. Economic Development Administration

When you register, you will be asked to give us your best idea ever. We’ll compile all of the best ideas ever into booklet to be handed out at the meeting. Best idea ever registration submissions must be completed by January 31, 2019.


$195 early bird registration through January 2, 2019

$235 January 3rd and later

Includes program starting at 4:00 pm on Feb. 27, with reception and dinner. Feb. 28 all day program until 3:00 pm, with breakfast and lunch provided.


Guests may book their reservations by either:

  • Calling the hotel direct @ 704 455 8200 and speaking to our reservations department; please give the agent the dates needed and your group, WED

  • Calling 1 800 362-2779 and let the reservationist know that you’re looking to book with the group code WED and for what dates. 


February 27, 2019 @ 4:00 pm
February 28, 2019 @ 3:00 pm


Embassy Suites by Hilton Charlotte Concord Golf Resort & Spa
5400 John Q. Hammons Drive Northwest
Concord, NC 28027 United States

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