Central And Hispanic Chambers Host Progress PBC Economic Summit

The Central Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce and the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Palm Beach County, in collaboration with Palm Beach County, Career Source of Palm Beach County, the School District of Palm Beach County and Palm Beach State College, will host the Progress Palm Beach County Economic Summit on Thursday, Sept. 21, from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the West Palm Beach Marriott.

This half day event will focus on the talent pipeline employers need to sustain and grow their businesses. The audience of educational, business, government and community leaders will hear from various industry sector employers regarding the needs they require to fulfill their current and future talent pool.  It’s an opportunity to continue to align educational institutions with the business community, to produce a sustainable and successful workforce.

The keynote speaker for the luncheon portion of the day will be Florida CFO Jimmy Patronis.  He will highlight the economic outlook for Florida.

This event would not be possible without the support of Corporate Sponsors Wellington Regional Medical Center and Wells Fargo, as well as Community Partners Baptist Health South Florida, Keiser University, South University, Tropical Shipping, the Village of Wellington, the City of Greenacres and the City of West Palm Beach.

Individual tickets are $89 for chamber members and $99 for non-members.

For more information about this summit and future events, visit www.cpbchamber.com, e-mail info@cpbchamber.com or call (561) 790-6200.