Woodbury is blessed with a significant number of business leaders who live in or lead businesses in Woodbury. The Woodbury Community Foundation’s Leadership Forum is designed to engage those leaders in solving community problems in partnership with the Foundation.
The Leadership Forum brings together local business leaders to support, celebrate and share in the benefits of partnering with the Foundation. Members of the Leadership Forum:
¨ Contribute to Woodbury’s Evolution – Shape the Woodbury Community Foundation’s efforts to address the most challenging needs of our community.
¨ Expand Knowledge – Gain from expert speakers on relevant business topics.
¨ Collaborate With Other Woodbury Leaders – Exchange ideas and experiences with colleagues for your benefit and the benefit of the Woodbury community.
The Leadership Forum leverages the knowledge, training, experience and passion of fellow business leaders in a productive environment. Members include:
¨ C-suite executives of large companies who live in Woodbury or whose businesses are located in Woodbury (CEO, COO, CFO…)
¨ Owners of small-to-mid-sized businesses who live in Woodbury or whose businesses are located in Woodbury.
¨ Nonprofit executive directors who have a longstanding interest in the goals of the Foundation.
Business leaders have a vested interest in assuring the success of the community where they live or work. A thriving Woodbury has a positive impact on employees, customers, families and neighbors.
WHAT » BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT: Each session may include the opportunity to:
¨ Exchange ideas with fellow Forum members
¨ Receive updates on the work of the Woodbury Community Foundation.
¨ Learn from an expert presentation on business or community issues.
¨ Engage in a round table discussion on issues that confront businesses and our community.
¨ Enjoy informal conversation and collaboration over food and beverage.
WHY » CONNECTIONS
To connect resident executives (CEOs, CFOs, COOs) with others in similar fields. To connect these executives and their businesses with the Woodbury Community Foundation.
WHEN » FOURTH MONDAY OF THE MONTH
All meetings begin at 5:30 pm, with an opportunity to for networking beginning at 7:00 pm. Meetings will be held on the 4th Monday of each month.
2015 DATES: January 26, February 23, March 23, April 27, May 18, June 22, July 27, August 24
WHERE » Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites, 8511 Hudson Boulevard, Lake Elmo, MN 55042
The Leadership Forum is a membership based program with annual dues of $750. The fee covers one company representative, along with a guest from the same company at each monthly session.
For more information or to join the Leadership Forum, please call 651-788-6586.