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VIRTUAL – Lunchtime Topic with Laura Lee Bocade: What’s the Big Deal About Company Culture – Why It Matters
June 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDTFREE
With the changes COVID-19 has brought about for businesses across the world, there have been many new culture shifts within companies. In this talk from Laura Lee Bocade, she will review basics of company culture and how it can both thrive and wither. Laura Lee will also touch on what shape-shifts would be valuable as we move out through this massive change in how and where we all work.
About Laura Lee:
Laura Lee Bocade is a Business and Market Development professional with a mission is to develop and build local, state and regional community partnerships and to promote a culture of inclusion, environmental and asset optimization while honing a foundational progressive approach to corporate social responsibility, sustainability, disruptive innovation and grass-roots philanthropy.
Laura Lee graduated with a B.A. in Journalism, with a minor in Fashion Design,from Central Michigan University and has been certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resource Management. Laura Lee’s work experience has ranged from Director of Operations in international real estate development and on the Executive team at a local bank in Savannah, as General Manager for a high-end furniture business in Atlanta and more than 15 years in product development and international production sourcing for fashion houses on Seventh Avenue in New York City.
Laura Lee is a member of the Industrial Network Group, Georgia Association of Manufacturers, The Georgia Manufacturing Alliance, Women in Manufacturing, the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) as the 2018-2019 Chapter President, is VP of Marketing on the APICS Savannah board, is a member of World Trade Center Savannah and is on the Advisory Council of the Savannah Economic Development Authority. She serves as current Chair of the board of Mountainfilm Savannah, is co-licensee and board member of TEDx Savannah, a member of Metropolitan Savannah Rotary, is on Savannah Technical College’s Community Council and is a long-time member of the Jenkins High School of Engineering Business and Education Advisory Board.
Laura Lee was awarded a STEP Award by the National Association of Manufacturer’s ‘Women in Manufacturing’ (WiM) Institute in 2015 and was honored to deliver the 2015 Georgia Southwestern University Commencement address for the graduating class.
Ms. Bocade resides in Savanah, Georgia with her rescue dogs Allie and Scrappy, loves riding her Harley Davidson Fat Boy named Bandit, biking (with pedals), reading, traveling, the beach and being an engaged and contributing member of the Savannah community.
Please register via the Zoom link in the box below under “Details.”