First Friday Business Builder - February 2018

Date: February 2, 2018
Time: 7:45 am - 9:30 am

Location: The Conference Center at Barefoot Resort
2250 Premier Resorts Boulevard
North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582-9275


Please join us for our "First Friday Business Builder", an informative monthly breakfast meeting designed to provide our members added value, great speakers on important topics, updates on city and county council issues, and new business opportunities.

Featured Guest Speaker:

Jason D. Thompson

RIDE Program Manager for Horry County Government.

Topic: Ride 3

Mr. Jason D. Thompson is the RIDE Program Manager for Horry County Government. He coordinates, manages and facilitates Horry County's RIDE Program. This entails ensuring compliance with policy and procedures identified in State Law and in the intergovernmental agreements with the SCDOT so as to promote effective management, administration and completion of projects outlined in the program. Mr. Thompson develops policy and procedures and establishes management standards of Horry County's partnership with the SCDOT, as well as with any other entities or agencies involved with the RIDE Program. He performs progress reviews, financial analysis, status reports and presentations for the overall RIDE Program, as well as individual projects within the program. Ultimately, Mr. Thompson is responsible for overseeing the RIDE Program through to successful completion.

Mr. Thompson is a 1992 graduate of Clemson University with a degree in Civil Engineering. He is a registered Professional Engineer with the State of South Carolina with over 21 years of engineering experience. Prior to joining Horry County Government, Mr. Thompson was employed by the South Carolina Department of Transportation as the District #5 Bridge Engineer. Mr. Thompson has previously served the constituents of Horry County as he administered several construction contracts for SCDOT under the Ride II program. He is married to the lovely Mrs. Amy Eaddy Thompson and they have two children: Master Jennings Thompson (Age 13) and Miss Avery Thompson (Age 11). They are involved with many ministries at their church, Southside Baptist, where they have been members 15 years.

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For more information, contact Charlene Lynam, Member Relations and Special Events Director, at (843) 361-3045.

Tickets Price: Members: $15 | Non members: $25



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