Week of February 13, 2017highlights of the Oconee economic alliance's week
On Monday, we celebrated Intern Leanne's birthday. We also started our office book club. We're reading Smarter, Better, Faster by Charles Duhigg which talks about productivity and motivation. Follow us on Twitter at @InvestOconeeSC for book club updates.
On Tuesday, Janet held a Destination Oconee strategy meeting and continued planning for a great 2017.
Also on Tuesday, we kicked off our Economic Development 101 presentations with the local city councils. We started with West Union.
On Wednesday, our exciting new Think Oconee! "swag" arrived.
And we gave the Economic Development 101 presentation to Walhalla's City Council and the City of Walhalla's department heads.
On Thursday, we headed to Columbia for the SCEDA February Membership Meeting where Richard led the Local Developer's Committee and Caroline won a prize for the best social media post.
We finished the week with State of Oconee, the Oconee County Chamber of Commerce's annual meeting. Richard gave an economic development update and we heard an update about what's happening in the SC Senate from Senator Thomas Alexander.
Join us next Friday to see what we've been up to throughout the week!