Female business leadership, millennials focus of chamber event

Technology, search and rescue expert Edholm to lead Roadmap workshop April 20

HENDERSON, Nev.  – Kri Edholm of Leadership Excursion will discuss “Leadership Development” from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Thursday, April 20, at the Henderson Business Resource Center (in the Wells Fargo building), 112 S. Water St. near West Pacific Avenue in Downtown Henderson. The event is part of the Henderson Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Roadmap to Success workshop series.

During the workshop, Edholm will cover various aspects of contemporary business leadership, including motivational messaging, how to create personal opportunity through professional leadership, women in leadership and connecting with millennials.

Edholm has two decades of experience as a technology professional and 13 years in search and rescue training and missions in and around Las Vegas. She is passionate about giving back to her community and building successful teams and is dedicated to helping professionals improve the way they lead their teams and organizations.

Over the course of her career, Edholm was responsible for the oversight of multi-million dollar projects and operations that supported clients including the Department of Defense, Zappos, Starbucks, 7-Eleven and Fannie Mae. She incorporated leadership and mentorship programs into each working environment, which resulted in higher employee happiness and adoption of improved support services that decreased operational costs and increased profits.

Based in Las Vegas, Leadership Excursion offers leadership excursions, management and executive development programs, and business consulting services to individuals and organizations of all sizes.

The workshop is open to all chamber members and the public. There is no cost for Henderson Chamber members. Registration for non-members is $25. An additional $10 will be charged for walk-in attendees. To reserve a space, register at www.hendersonchamber.com by Tuesday, April 18.

The City of Henderson and Nevada State Treasurer’s Office are sponsors for the event.

Relevant social media hashtags and handles:
Twitter: @HCC_Nevada
Hashtag: #HendersonChamber

The Roadmap to Success workshop series covers all aspects of business critical for business owners to understand and properly execute to stay afloat, especially when times are tough. It comprises 16 workshops covering topics including finance, human resources, law, marketing, operations, sales and technology.

The Henderson Chamber of Commerce Foundation is a non-profit corporation organized to manage and distribute funds and resources to further the development of the community through activities that are exclusively charitable, scientific or educational. The foundation is responsible for the creation and success of both the Henderson Business Resource Center (a business incubator) and the Leadership Henderson program.

For more information about the Henderson Business Resource Center or the Roadmap to Success Series, visit www.hendersonchamber.com or follow on social media at #hendersonchamber.

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