Connect with the community and fellow business advocates to share information, educate and network!
Speaker: Susan Edmondson, President and CEO of the Downtown Partnership. Susan will discuss the Downtown Partnership and how downtown Colorado Springs serves as the economic and cultural heart of our city.
Prior to joining the Downtown Partnership, Susan Edmondson served 10 years as executive director of the Bee Vradenburg Foundation, a private foundation supporting the arts in the Pikes Peak region. Before that, she was the arts and entertainment editor at The Colorado Springs Gazette. Susan also has worked for daily newspapers in Nevada and California. She holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo and a master’s degree in public administration at the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs. She serves on the board of the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center and the U.S. Olympic Museum, and is co-founder of the Cultural Office of the Pikes Peak Region.
11:30 to noon: Networking and lunch
Noon to 12:35 p.m.: Introductions and presentation
12:35 to 1 p.m.: Q&A and announcements
Cost: Free for Chamber & EDC members; $5 for non-members at the door. Support the venue by purchasing of a drink or lunch (optional).