CHARLESTON, W.Va. The Wood Education and Resource Center in Princeton, W.Va., will host a leadership workshop on Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012, entitled 'Leadership Conference for Promoting Locally Made U.S. Wood Products.'
Representatives of private industry, public forestry associations, industry support associations and economic development organizations are invited to attend. Topics will include branding programs, effective marketing strategies, the role of supporting economic development groups and more. The fee for this workshop is $35 per person and lunch is included.
Harry Watt, a business improvement specialist in the Wood Products Extension office of North Carolina State University (NCSU), will conduct the workshop.
To register, contact Phil Mitchell at the NCSU Wood Products Extension office at 919-515-5581 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
The Wood Education and Resource Center is located off I-77 Exit 14 in Princeton.
To download information on the workshop, visit the Division of Forestry¹s website at www.wvforestry.com
Matt Borror, Forest Products Utilization and Marketing