Join us for the premiere economic forecast event in the region and discover the obstacles and opportunities for the Wayne County economy in the year ahead.
Keynote Speaker: David Spratley, Director of Economic Development, Nexsen Pruet
David Spratley serves as the Director of Economic Development for Nexsen Pruet – a regional law firm with eight offices across the Carolinas, where he provides clients with guidance in site selection, business incentives, and general economic development best practices. The vast majority of David’s 25-year career in economic development has been with the State of North Carolina. Most recently, he served as Senior Assistant Secretary of Finance at the Department of Commerce, guiding several economic development functions at the Department, including the Rural Economic Development Division and the Commerce Finance Center, the business unit that manages the state’s economic development incentive programs. Prior to that, he served as Vice President of Business Recruitment at the Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina, the public-private organization that works under contract with the Department of Commerce to handle the economic development sales and marketing functions for the state.
This event includes a full, seated lunch. $25 Chamber members/$35 non-members