Over 140 statewide business executives attended the Roundtable's Annual Meeting June 9th in Tulsa. Speakers included Governor Mary Fallin, American Airlines Executive Elise Eberwein and representives of the Oklahoma Commerce Department and i2e.
Over 150 Roundtable members and guests participated in the Fall Membership meeting held October 15th at the Governor’s Mansion and hosted by Governor Fallin.
Oklahoma’s workforce was the major topic of the day.
Keynote speaker Steve Hendrickson, Director of Government Operations for Boeing provided a national perspective on Oklahoma workforce initiatives and challenged business leaders to engage in the education process to address pressing education issues.
This spring the Oklahoma Business Roundtable is supporting several important projects to enhance the state’s economic development. Roundtable President Carl Edwards said the efforts help promote entrepreneurship and new business start-up, business expansion and recruitment.
Over 140 Roundtable members and state leaders attended the fall membership meeting and networking reception on October 15th at the Governor’s Mansion in Oklahoma City. Vice-Chairman Rhonda Hooper presided over the event which included reports from Lt. Governor Todd Lamb, Secretary of State (and incoming Commerce Secretary) Larry Parman and Governor Mary Fallin.
Roundtable President Carl Edwards said total membership and project funding remains steady.