Partners for Progress

What we do

Our Mission: Provide private sector leadership and resources to retain, expand and attract quality jobs and investment to Burke County for the benefit of its residents. There is no magic solution to economic development; however, there is a winning strategy. The Committee of 100 strategy centers around these priorities:
• Recruit new business; support retention and expansion of existing industry
• Increase the national and international visibility of Burke County
• Strengthen regional economic development partnerships
• Assist BDI with establishing a long-term coordinated development plan for Burke County