Thursday, May 14, 7:30 a.m. 
 
Sponsor: Murray State University
Julian Carroll Convention Center
$15 Members; $25 Non-members
 
RSVP Deadline: Tuesday, May 12, 5 p.m.
 
RSVP to Cindy Fuller OR call 270.443.1746
OR online with the link under 'events listing' 

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This month's program is Spotlight on Small Business
 
Speakers: 
 
Chris Wooldridge - District Director, KY Small Business Development Center, MSU Bauernfeind College of Business
 
Melinda Winchester - Downtown Development Specialist and Main Street Director, City of Paducah
 
Scott Darnell - President/CEO, Paducah Economic Development and Entrepaducah
 
Jim Pape - VP of Workforce and Economic Development, WKCTC (KY Innovation Network) 
 
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All Chamber members with 15 or fewer employees are invited to participate in our special recognition at the breakfast!
 
How to Spotlight Your Business: 
 
  • Submit a 75-word summary about your business HERE
  • For-profit businesses only
  • Summaries will be compiled in a directory for breakfast attendees, our website and Facebook page
  • Three businesses will be drawn to receive spotlight recognition
  • Your owner/CEO/designee will be introduced at the podium and your summary read to the attendees
  • Deadline is Friday, May 8
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Leadercast
                     

 Presented by Leadership Paducah Foundation, Leadercast exists to positively change the way the world thinks about leadership. This year's theme - The Brave Ones - challenges leaders to focus on the courage necessary to lead. Experience Leadercast Live on May 8 and discover what it means to be a leader worth following.

This year's speakers include Andy Stanley, Malala Yousafzai, Ed Catmull, Set Godin, Rudy Giuliani, Aja Brown, Bill McDermott, Cmdr. Rorke Denver and Bill & Giuliana Rancic.
 
Early Registration Fee (by April 20): $59; Groups of 10+ - $49
 
Registration Fee (after April 20): $69 - All tickets
 
Ticket prices include light breakfast & lunch!
 
Register online here (preferred) or
 
Call the Chamber 270.443.1746 
 
 
Annual Chamber Golf Scramble
 
Thursday, June 18, 2015
 
Country Club of Paducah
 
7:30 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. tee times
 
Presenting Sponsor: 
 
 
Some sponsorships still available
Call or email Jill Hester for more info - 270.443.1746
 
 
2015-2016 Leadership Paducah Class
 
Leadership Paducah is a leadership development program coordinated by the Paducah Chamber. Established in 1984, the participants selected for 2015-2016 will become Class #29. The program is directed towards individuals who demonstrate leadership qualities and exposes them to a variety of topics and issues to better understand our community. It is an education opportunity of community dynamics and public issues. Classes meet in different locations around the community each month exploring a major topic covered by knowledgeable speakers and panels, tours, group activities, demonstrations and class discussion. 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

     
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
     
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  welcome new members!!