Southwest IN Chamber Leads Delegation to Nebraska

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Southwest Indiana Chamber CEO Tara Barney will lead the delegation. Southwest Indiana Chamber CEO Tara Barney will lead the delegation.
OMAHA, Neb. -

The Southwest Indiana Chamber is leading a delegation of community and business leaders to Omaha, Nebraska this week. The chamber says the Inter-City Leadership Visit aims to inspire creative thinking, networking and discussions about innovative initiatives to grow communities throughout the region.

The chamber cites Omaha's ranking among the top 10 up-and-coming destinations in 2018 by TripAdvisor.com. The city is home to five Fortune 500 companies and its businesses represent a variety of sectors, including financial services, defense, manufacturing and tech.

The members of the delegation include:

  • Tara Barney - President and CEO, Southwest Indiana Chamber
  • Lloyd Winnecke - Mayor of Evansville
  • Christine Keck - Managing Director of Federal Government Affairs, CenterPoint Energy
  • Ron Romain - CEO, United Companies
  • Ron Rochon - President, University of Southern Indiana
  • Curt Begle - President of Health, Hygiene and Specialties Division, Berry Global Group

The Inter-City Leadership Visit will take place Monday and Tuesday in Omaha.

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