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K. Hullet will address LIDC annual meeting; directors to be elected

Kelvin Hullet Kelvin Hullet Kelvin Hullet, President of the Bismarck-Mandan Chamber of Commerce, will be the featured speaker at the Linton Industrial Development Corporation (LIDC) annual meeting Tues., April 16.

The meeting begins at 11:45 a.m. in Webo’s Restaurant and will include the election of two members of the LIDC Board of Directors for three-year terms. Board President Ron Kaiser will preside, and LIDC Development Coordinator Sharon Jangula will report on the organization’s activities.

LIDC annual dues of $50 includes the meal. The public is invited to attend, and the cost of the meal for nonmembers is $10. People are encouraged to RSVP to 701- 254-4267 by Fri., April 12.

Hullet has served as President of the Bismarck-Mandan Chamber since 2003. The group has 1,200 business members with 43,000 employees, making it one of the largest business organizations in the region. The Chamber is a recognized “thought leader” in Bismarck-Mandan and focuses on issues relevant to the business community in addition to providing education and networking opportunities.

In his role, Hullet spends the majority of his time advocating on behalf of business and working with elected officials and governmental agencies at the local, state and national levels of government.

He is a member of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Energy and Environment Committee, The U.S. Chamber Committee of 100 and the Mid-America Chamber Executives.

Hullet will discuss the opportunities and challenges in the region and state in this period of dynamic growth. From the prospects of future oil development and commerce to affordable housing, workforce development and the current legislative session, Hullet will cover a wide range of current topics with an engaging discussion.

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