2016 Northeast Tennessee Red Carpet Tour

A recap of the 2016 Northeast Tennessee Red Carpet Tour in Sullivan County, Tennessee



  3. Guests arrived Thursday afternoon and gathered at BANQ Thursday evening for a welcome dinner, where they mingled with staff, community partners, and mayors.
  4. Kingsport Mayor John Clark, Bluff City Mayor Irene Wells, and Bristol Mayor Chad Keen welcomed consultants to the Welcome Dinner.

  6. Friday was a day of learning! To set the tone, the day began with a viewing of NETWORKS' Community Video.
  7. NETWORKS Sullivan Partnership 2017
  8. After breakfast, guests began their day at Eastman's Corporate Business Center for presentations by Doug Lawyer of the Knoxville Chamber, Jesse Smith of Oak Ridge National Laboratory, and David Golden of Eastman.
  9. S H O W C A S I N G T E A M T E N N E S S E E

    “When Clay called me and asked if we would like to partner with them on this Red Carpet Tour, it took me about eight seconds to say yes. I obviously want to talk to you about Knoxville, but I also think it’s important for you to see how we work regionally and across the state as Team Tennessee.”

    Doug Lawyer, Knoxville Chamber
  10. Eastman Corporate Business Center – commitment to growth, innovation and collaboration
  11. David Golden, Senior Vice President, Chief Legal and Sustainability Officer, and Corporate Secretary for Eastman, presented to consultants and Red Carpet Tour guests at Eastman's Corporate Business Center.
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