Speakers

Don DePerro President and CEO, Columbus Chamber of Commerce columbus.org

Don DePerro

Events

Closing RemarksAugust 10, 2017
1:20PM - 1:30PM

Why Columbus for WorkforceAugust 10, 2017
9:20AM - 9:30AM

Welcome and General SessionAugust 9, 2017
9:00AM - 9:10AM

Don DePerro, President and CEO of the Columbus Chamber, previously served as president and publisher of Columbus Business First where he enjoyed a newspaper career that spanned over 30 years. He has been named the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Media Advocate of the Year for the state of Florida and has received six American City Eagle Awards for Excellence – the highest honor awarded to American City associates – as both an editor and publisher. In addition to his professional accomplishments, Don remains heavily involved in countless community initiatives. Don and his wife Lia have three children, including one Buckeye, and live in Dublin, Ohio.