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HICKORY TAVERN TO HOST BRAD JOHNSON CELEBRITY GOLF CLASSIC RECEPTION THIS WEEK

We are just two days away from Asheville’s most anticipated golf tournament that not only has brought companies, sponsors, national and world renowned celebrities, and friends together for the past 28 years, but has also touched hundreds of thousands of lives of families in times of need. Beginning in 1990 the Verizon Wireless / Brad Johnson Celebrity Golf Classic has served as Eblen Charities’ signature event, and it was this event that gave the work of Eblen its start. The … Continue reading

DIRECTOR, WRITER, ACTOR, ENTREPRENEUR TYLER PERRY AMOUNG SPEAKERS AT ANDREW INSTITUTE / KELLER WILLIAMS/ AVL TECHNOLOGIES LEADERCAST THIS FRIDAY

All the planning is done, details set, and hundreds of tickets have been sold for the most anticipated annual leadership event in western North Carolina. This Friday, May 5th, Keller Williams, AVL Technologies, and the Andrew Institute for Leadership and Public Service will again bring some of the finest voices of leadership in the world to western North Carolina for the Sixth Annual Leadercast – Asheville at Biltmore Church in south Asheville. No matter where we find ourselves, we are … Continue reading

Donald Miller to Speak at Keller Williams – AVL Technologies-Andrew Institute Leadercast May 5th

On Friday, May 5th Keller Williams Realty, AVL Technologies, and the Andrew Institute for Leadership and Public Service will again be bringing some of the finest voices of leadership in the world to western North Carolina for the Seventh Annual Leadercast at Biltmore Church in south Asheville. The day long event will again be broadcast from Atlanta and will feature ten of the world’s most influential leaders. This year’s speakers include: Donald Miller – CEO of StoryBrand As the CEO … Continue reading

Dan Gable – Sports Legend, World, and Olympic Champion Arrives in Asheville This Week For Headlock on Hunger

Few names have transcended the world of sports, business, and leadership than that of Dan Gable. Whether on the mat as a competitor or in the corner as a coach, Dan has set records throughout the world that have stood for more than four decades. There is little wonder that Sports Illustrated deemed him “The Ultimate Winner”. Beginning on the wrestling mats of West Waterloo High School and Iowa State, Dan won three state and two NCAA titles respectively, before … Continue reading

Jess Ekstrom to Speak at Keller Williams – AVL Technologies-Andrew Institute Leadercast May 5th

On Friday, May 5th, Keller Williams Realty, AVL Technologies, and the Andrew Institute for Leadership and Public Service will again be bringing some of the finest voices of leadership in the world to western North Carolina for the Seventh Annual Leadercast at Biltmore Church in south Asheville. The day long event will again be broadcast from Atlanta and will feature ten of the world’s most influential leaders. This year’s speakers include: Jess Ekstrom CEO of Headbands for Hope Jess Ekstrom … Continue reading

WLOS-TV / EBLEN “SPRING CLEAN” COAT DRIVE THIS THURSDAY AT ASHLEY HOMESTORE

This past winter in our mountains saw record setting low temperatures which has made the coming of spring never more welcome than it was a few weeks ago. And along with the beginning of spring comes a tradition in our community that has grown during the past six years not only as a sign of spring in our community but one that has kept thousands of children and adults warm throughout the winter. This Thursday, WLOS-TV, Ashley HomeStore, Eblen Charities, … Continue reading

REFRESH LEADERSHIP SIMULCAST READY TO INSPIRE THIS WEDNESDAY

The leaders and aspiring leaders in our community will have a tremendous opportunity this Wednesday as Express Employment Professionals is once again bringing one of the most anticipated leadership events of the year back to our community this week. On Wednesday, April 12th Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College will once again host Express Personnel Professionals as they present a half-day leadership event that is again being offered to the individuals, companies, and organizations as part of the Leadercast sponsorship package this … Continue reading

Jim McKelvey to Speak at Keller Williams – AVL Technologies-Andrew Institute Leadercast May 5th

On Friday, May 5th, Keller Williams Realty, AVL Technologies, and the Andrew Institute for Leadership and Public Service will again be bringing some of the finest voices of leadership in the world to western North Carolina for the Seventh Annual Leadercast at Biltmore Church in south Asheville. This year, the day long event will again be broadcast from Atlanta and will feature ten of the world’s most influential leaders. This year’s speakers include: Jim McKelvey -Inventor, Entrepreneur, Artist, Selling Author … Continue reading

BETH COPELAND, HEADLOCK ON HUNGER NATIONAL VICE-CHAIR ENTERS WWE HALL OF FAME

Beth Copeland has as many roles as any one person can have. She is a wife, mother of two, daughter, sister, athlete, musician, master degree student, and during her years in the ring with World Wrestling Entertainment as Both Phoenix, she was a four-time world champion. And if that wasn’t enough Beth is a founding member of Eblen’s Headlock on Hunger program where she not only serves as a board member and national vice-chair, but has spent countless hours volunteering, … Continue reading

Suzy Welch to Speak at Keller Williams – AVL Technologies-Andrew Institute Leadercast May 5th

On Friday, May 5th Keller Williams Realty, AVL Technologies, and the Andrew Institute for Leadership and Public Service will again be bringing some of the finest voices of leadership in the world to western North Carolina for the Seventh Annual Leadercast at Biltmore Church in south Asheville. This year, the day long event will again be broadcast from Atlanta and will feature ten of the world’s most influential leaders. This year’s speakers include: Suzy Welch – Author, T V Commentator, … Continue reading