State of the Military

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Home to more than 22,000 military personnel, the region’s military installations are one of the Charleston metro’s top economic drivers, with an annual economic impact of more than $8.8 billion. This quarterly meeting of the membership will feature Captain Timothy Sparks, Deputy Commander, Joint Base Charleston, who will provide an overview of Joint Base Charleston, followed by a panel discussion including representatives from several military branches. With breakfast, robust connection time and noteworthy speakers, the State of the Region series is a must-attend for members wanting meaningful discussion of impactful issues for their organizations’ future success. Featured Speaker:
  • Captain Timothy Sparks, Deputy Commander, Joint Base Charleston
  • Commander Lane Askew, Executive Officer Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic, United States Navy
  • Colonel Gregory S. Gilmour, Commander 315th Airlift Wing, United States Air Force
  • Captain Gary Tomasulo, Sector Commander, Captain of the Port United States Coast Guard Sector Charleston
  • Lieutenant Commander Ignatius Karl Hickman, Executive Officer 841st Transportation Battalion, United States Navy
Wednesday, May 25 7:30 - 9 a.m. U.S.S. Yorktown 40 Patriots Point Rd, Mt Pleasant Chamber members only registernowbutton Cost: $35 (Cancellation Policy) Questions? Contact Therese Gordon at 843.805.3007 For sponsorship information, contact Ruthann Kelly at 843.805.3036 Presenting Sponsor: Charleston Southern University Logo_high res Premier Sponsor Roper Logo Stacked Center Program Sponsors: The Boeing Company Kiawah Island Golf Resort South Carolina Federal Credit Union Southwest Airlines Event Sponsors: Charleston Defense Contractors Association City of North Charleston Residence Inn by Marriott- Charleston Riverview Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) Host Sponsor: Patriots Point
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