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NO ETEC on Friday, Happy Labor Day!

ETEC will not meet on Friday, September 2, due to the Labor Day holiday weekend.

We will see you on Friday, September 9.
Our speaker will be Andy Page,
President and CEO of ORAU.
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Upcoming ETEC Friday Meetings

September 9 - Andy Page, Oak Ridge Associated Universities
September 16 - Developing the Future Workforce, A conversation with Oak Ridge & Anderson County Schools CTE (Career & Technical Education)
September 23 - ORNL's Innovation Crossroads
September 30 - Featured Fridays with the ETEC Board (All members and their guests are welcome to attend)


Regional/Partner Events

Sept. 28, 5-6:30 pm - Save the Date for After Work with ETEC - More Details Coming Next Week


ETEC 2022 Award Nominations

ETEC is now accepting nominations for the 2022 Muddy Boot Award and Postma Young Professional Medal. Click here to learn more about the awards and here to learn about the nomination process. Nominations will be taken until September 23, 2022. The Awards will be presented at the ETEC Annual Meeting on December 15, 2022.

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Last Friday during our Featured Fridays with the ETEC Board meeting Rick Yakubic, Executive Director for the East Tennessee Economic Development District (ETDD) presented their Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy” (CEDS) for the region. The report is now available (click here) to view and open for public comment during a 30-day period that began August 10. Please send comments to Tim Hendrick.
CEDS Background: Over the past six months, ETDD partnered with the Tennessee Valley Authority, University of Tennessee System, University of Tennessee-Knoxville, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, and others to engage local communities and develop a Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy for the region.

Resources: Leadership Programs

Also last Friday, Jonathan Harvey, Executive Director of Graduate and Executive Programs at the UT Haslam College of Business spoke about their leadership development programs. Below are the links to his presentation and the program brochures.


New Member

ETEC is pleased to welcome C.A. Murren and Sons Company, Inc. as a new member.
C.A. Murren & Sons Company is a full-service, heavy civil, site work, and concrete contractor performing work throughout the continental US. Since 1987, they have offered the highest levels of site development performance with a focus on safety and quality.
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Weekly Wisdom

"Challenges make life interesting, however, overcoming them is what makes life meaningful."
- Mark Twain
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