Great Cities Symposium 2023

Wed Oct 04 2023 at 05:30 pm to 08:00 pm

Garden Club of Jacksonville | Jacksonville

Scenic Jacksonville
Publisher/HostScenic Jacksonville
Great Cities Symposium 2023
Scenic Jacksonville is excited to welcome AG Lafley, influential business and civic leader, as our featured speaker at the Great Cities Symposium on October 4th, located at Garden Club of Jacksonville. This will sell out! Reserve your seats today:
Lafley is the highly respected and transformational former CEO of the global consumer goods company Procter & Gamble, one of the most admired and valuable companies in the world. Serving two terms, he was honored with some of the highest awards in business, including CEO of the Year. While in Cincinnati, he founded and served as Board Chair of Cincinnati Center City Development (3CDC), which led the successful revitalization of Downtown Cincinnati, Ohio. He then moved to Sarasota, FL and became the founding CEO of The Bay Park Conservancy, which is now creating a $200 million-dollar, 50+ acre, beautifully designed and programmed signature waterfront public park. The park's 10-acre Phase I opened in 2022. Lafley is currently an owner, advisor and board member involved with startups, early-stage businesses, and private equity investments. Reserve your seats today:
The event’s evening activities will begin with a cocktail social hour from 5:30-6:15p featuring beer, wine, signature cocktail and hors d’oeuvres from Biscottis. The program will be held from 6:15-7:30p to include remarks from Lafley, discussion and Q & A. Desserts and cocktails will be served from 7:30 - 8 p.m.
Scenic Jacksonville wishes to thank the generous sponsors which make the event possible:
Gold Sponsors are Foley & Lardner LLP, Jacksonville Business Journal, Barbara and William Harrell, Bert and Demetria Livingston, and The Brinton Family.
Silver Sponsors include Breaking Ground Contracting, Downtown Investment Authority (DIA), Garden Club of Jacksonville, Gateway Jax, Haskell, Northern Trust, TECO Peoples Gas, Tom Bush BMW, and VyStar Credit Union.
Bronze Sponsors include Norm and Ann Andrerson, BDG Architects, BDO, Best Bet Jacksonville, Biscottis, Champion Brands, Community First Credit Union, Corner Lot Development, Cowford Realty & Design, Crowley, England-Thims & Miller, Finger, Nelson & MaGuire PLLC, 1st Downtown, First Horizon Bank, Gensler, HALFF, Jacksonville Jaguars, JAX Chamber, JEA, Lee & Cates Glass, LS3P, The Ohmega Group, Pajcic & Pacjic, Prattify, Raymond James, SouthState Bank, and Bill and Dori Walton.
All our valuable sponsors are featured online, in-person, and will be recognized in various ways through and beyond the event.
*Limited sponsorships are still available*
-About the Great Cities Symposium-
The Great Cities Symposium is an annual civic leadership event hosted by Scenic Jacksonville, launched in 2019 as part of our mission to inform and facilitate community conversations about improving Jacksonville through peer city and leadership solutions.
- About Scenic Jacksonville -
Scenic Jacksonville, Inc. is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit, non-partisan organization whose mission is to preserve, protect and enhance the the character and beauty of Jacksonville, Florida's natural and built environment.
This event will sell out, so reserve your seats today:

Event Venue & Nearby Stays

Garden Club of Jacksonville, 1005 Riverside Ave,Jacksonville,FL,United States


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