Insights, networking at annual President's Breakfast

Insights, networking at annual President's Breakfast

More than 50 community and business leaders attended BBC&S' annual President's Breakfast, a special opportunity to network and learn about campus activities and plans.

The featured speaker for the breakfast was BBC Assistant Professor Delana Durough, who currently serves as chair of the Business Administration program.

BBC&SDrawing off her rich and varied background--from studies at Syracuse University and Johns Hopkins University's School of Advanced International Studies to work with Goldman Sachs, the U.S. Department of Treasury in the Middle East, and her family's nearby Miller's Orchards Farm Market--Durough provided interesting insights and perspectives.

"I was so impressed not only by what she had to say but also the way she said it," said Paul Jackson of PS Advertising Specialty Co. "Her story had a significant impact on me that morning. It was so great to see how God worked things out for her and to know he does that for all of his children."

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The morning program was a dedicated time for those in attendance to talk with President Jim Jeffery, learn more about BBC&S, meet students, and receive a free gift.

"The students greeting us at the door, the entire cordial BBC&S staff making a point to spend quality time with all in attendance, and the great speakers would have been impressive enough," said Dave Kellar of OneSource Benefits. "Then you throw an incredible breakfast on top of it."

The event concluded around 9 a.m. with a tour of the BBC&S campus.

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Posted on: 4/1/2013 12:45:32 PM

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