CLASS XXIV Duke Energy Economic Development SESSION

Leadership North Carolina’s Class XXIV Duke Energy Economic Development Session was held March 7 – 9, 2017, in New Bern. 

Session Agenda and Logistics 

“Let’s Make a Deal” Simulation Materials–Please Review in Advance and Bring a Printed Copy of Your Group’s Materials to Session 

Check the list of group assignments (first link below) and print the appropriate packet of materials from one of the next three links.  These materials will be used during the “Let’s Make a Deal” simulation on Thursday afternoon at at the New Bern Riverfront Convention Center, during which your group will develop a pitch to bring a food processing facility to your county.  The packet includes links to supplementary resources that may be useful as your group thinks about your pitch.  Please review the full packet prior to session and explore resources as time and interest permit.

Session Presentations

Session Resources


Session Sponsors

  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • The Duke Energy Foundation
  • Martin Marietta
  • Potash Corporation
  • Piedmont Natural Gas
  • Pepsi
  • Amazing Studios
  • Tryon Palace Foundation
  • Bengel Catering Group
  • North Carolina’s Southeast