President & CEO
Winston-Salem Chamber of Commerce, (Winston-Salem NC)
Founded in 1885, this 1200 member, $1.9MM, 14-staff Chamber seeks a compelling leader to advocate for local businesses and provide member services including: cutting-edge programming and research; retention and expansion ED services; business development assistance; and initiatives in support of education and community infrastructure/resource needs. Its long-term President & CEO is retiring. More information about the Chamber is available at www.winstonsalem.com.
The successful candidate will demonstrate a strategic orientation, robust relationship building skills, a member-service mindset, economic development savvy/success working with organic growth initiatives, organizational leadership/management expertise, and excellent communications skills.
Competitive compensation package commensurate with experience, is available.
More information about the position is available at www.sockwell.com.
Winston-Salem is a delightful Sunbelt city (pop: 240,000) in North Carolina’s Piedmont Triad region (MSA pop: 1.7MM) with a unique blend of cultural arts and business innovation. Six institutions of higher education add to the talent pool, vitality, and livability of the community.
Bloomberg, Forbes, CBS Money Watch, CNN and U.S. News and Report have named Winston-Salem as one of the “best places” to live and retire. More information is available at
Please learn more from or submit a confidential resume to Susan Jernigan, Sockwell Partners