Leadership Visit 2017

Tuesday, October 24 Overview of Lexington About 70 individuals left Columbia early Tuesday from Central Missouri Aviation on a chartered flight. Everyone landed in Lexington and hit the ground running. Within an hour of landing, the group was taken directly to downtown Lexington where they heard from the chair of Commerce Lexington, Carla Blanton. Blanton … Continued


Sold Out Plane of Local Leaders Heading to Lexington

The Leadership Visit program will take 70 community members to Lexington, KY October 24-26 via a sold-out charter plane from Columbia Regional Airport to Lexington Bluegrass Airport. The group will begin by hearing from Lexington Mayor Jim Gray and Commerce Lexington President Bob Quick about the community they will be studying for the next three … Continued


Delegation Heading to Lexington, KY in October

On October 24-26, the Chamber is leading a group of more than 60 community members to Lexington, KY for Leadership Visit 2017. The group will meet with business, government, and community leaders while in Lexington to exchange ideas and best practices on topics including land use planning and economic development; merged government and resources; social … Continued


Less than 15 Spots Remaining for Leadership Visit 2017 to Lexington, KY

One month after registration opened, less than 15 spots remain for the Columbia Chamber of Commerce Leadership Visit to Lexington, KY from October 24-26, 2017. Fill out the registration form today to add your name to the list of attendees. Leadership Visit is an annual trip which exposes Columbia and Boone County leaders to the … Continued


Leadership Visit 2016 Returns

Leadership Visit 2016 Participants Bring Ideas Back from Fort Collins From October 4-6, 2016, the Chamber facilitated a trip for our largest group yet of 58 business, civic, educational, and community leaders to Fort Collins, Colorado for Leadership Visit 2016. While in Colorado, the group had opportunities for panels, presentations, breakout sessions, and casual networking … Continued


Leadership Visit 2016 Blog

The Columbia Chamber of Commerce is leading a delegation of 58 community and business leaders from a cross-section of Columbia/Boone County’s business, civic, education and nonprofit sectors to Fort Collins, CO for our third annual trip. This is the place to keep up with the discussions of each session and day. These are the key … Continued


Chamber Heading to Fort Collins, CO

Chamber Leading Delegation to Fort Collins, CO this Week for Leadership Visit 2016 Watch for blog and email updates from the Chamber from October 4-6 regarding Leadership Visit 2016. During this time, the Chamber will lead a delegation of 58 leaders from a cross-section of Columbia/Boone County’s business, civic, education, and nonprofit sectors to Fort … Continued


56 Local Leaders To Attend Leadership Visit

56 Local Leaders Heading to Fort Collins for Leadership Visit On October 4-6, a delegation of 56 leaders from a cross-section of Columbia/Boone County’s business, civic, education, and nonprofit sectors will head to Fort Collins, CO for the Chamber’s third annual Leadership Visit! The Chamber will be sharing daily posts from the trip to communicate … Continued