• Leadership Sumter

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      Leadership Sumter Tour 1
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      Leadership Sumter Tour 1
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      Class of 2019
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      Class of 2019
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      Class of 2019
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      Class of 2019
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      Class of 2019
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      Class of 2019
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      Class of 2019
  • What Others Have to Say About Leadership Sumter

  • What is Leadership Sumter?

  • Discover the Leader in You! The Greater Sumter Chamber of Commerce works to promote an ideal business environment which supports growth and total community development. We believe that sustainable growth and development starts with an individual and grows from there to encompass an organization. Leadership Sumter is a class that is geared to help you lay the fundamental bedrock of leadership so you will be equipped to build your career and emerge as a community leader. 

    The program is a nine month class that meets once a month from September until May and kicks off with a mandatory, overnight retreat in Columbia. Sessions consist of book discussions, tours, Q&A sessions, and interactive activities. The purpose of this class isn't just to foster leadership, but to equip the next generation of leaders so that they have the tools and knowledge necessary to build their business and enhance Sumter. 

    Leadership Sumter is a program that is offered to Chamber Members ONLY with participants required to either reside or work in Sumter County. 

    Applications are now being accepted for the 2019-2020 Leadership Sumter Class.

  • Welcome New Members

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      Royal Renaissance: Castle Commodities
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      Susie's Chicken and Fries
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      Prisma Health Wound Center Vein Clinic
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      Le Bon Temps Boutique
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      Dillon Park
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      The Man Cave
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      SC ENT Allergy & Sleep Medicine
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      2019 Commander's Breakfast Presented by Bowen & Associates Realty
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      2019 Commander's Breakfast Presented by Bowen & Associates Realty
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      2019 Commander's Breakfast Presented by Bowen & Associates Realty
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      Career Leadership Forum Thank You Luncheon
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      Career Leadership Forum Thank You Luncheon
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      Philip L. Edwards Business Person of The Year
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      Philip L. Edwards Business Person of The Year
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      Chamber Gala
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      Nonprofit of the Year
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      Military Citizen of the Year
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      Educators of the Year
  • Life is Good in Sumter

    From Arts and Recreation to Dining and more, Sumter has great things to offer.