Brooks Harper Named Speaker For North Myrtle Beach Chamber of Commerce, CVBs April First Friday Business Builder Event

Published Thursday, March 23, 2017 10:00 am

NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – March 23, 2017 The North Myrtle Beach Chamber of Commerce, Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) has announced Brooks Harper, author, speaker and career expert, as the speaker for its April First Friday Business Builder. The monthly meeting will be held from 7:45 to 9:30 a.m. on Friday, April 7 at the Conference Center at Barefoot Resort.

Harper, credited author of Why Should We Hire You? and 7 Skills to Make Mill$, will be speaking to business professionals and educators on workforce development. With 15 years of leadership experience in corporate America, Harper delivers key advice, insights and training materials to offer to attendees. He believes that “every day is an interview” and an opportunity to “turn learning into earning.”

“We are excited to welcome Brooks Harper as our speaker for this month’s First Friday Business Builder,” said Marc Jordan, president and CEO at the North Myrtle Beach Chamber of Commerce, CVB. “Filling the workforce gap for critical jobs is a top priority across our state. Our speaker addresses the connection between schools and the workplace making this an enlightening experience for students and professionals in the community.”

The First Friday Business Builder is an informative monthly breakfast meeting held on the first Friday of every month by the North Myrtle Beach Chamber of Commerce, CVB. The event is available to both chamber members and non-members as an opportunity to hear valuable speakers on important topics, updates on city and council issues and new business opportunities.

Tickets are $15 for North Myrtle Beach Chamber members and $25 for non-members. For more information on the November First Friday Business builder or to purchase tickets, visit or call 843-281-2662.

The Conference Center at Barefoot Landing is located at 2250 Premier Resorts Blvd., North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

About the North Myrtle Beach Chamber of Commerce, Convention and Visitors Bureau
The North Myrtle Beach Chamber of Commerce, Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB), an accredited five-star Chamber/CVB founded in 1999, continues to lead by example as an exemplary local business advocate and supporter, as well as a champion of North Myrtle Beach as a top travel destination within the Southeast. Since its founding, the Chamber/CVB has been whole-heartedly committed to advancing the welfare and prosperity of North Myrtle Beach while achieving a thriving, diverse and sustainable economy. In addition, the Chamber/CVB is committed to growing the North Myrtle Beach visitor and destination market by distinguishing the coastal beach town as a premiere travel destination. North Myrtle Beach welcomes millions of visitors to its pristine beaches each year, representing an economic impact of $956,134,761 on the town and its surrounding area in the summer months of 2015. For additional information about the North Myrtle Beach Chamber of Commerce, CVB and the area of North Myrtle Beach, visit and, like the chamber’s Facebook page and follow them on Instagram, Twitter and Pinterest.

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