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Guest Speaker, Carl Petty, on Leading Your Way to Growth

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 at 12 pm to 1:30 pm
a Lunch & Learn at Colton Groome

1127-B Hendersonville Road
Asheville, NC 28803

Colton Groome is welcoming an incredible speaker to our office on April 28, at 12pm. Carl Petty will provide a complimentary lecture to our business leadership friends, titled: Leading Your Way to Growth.

Seats will be limited by our event space, so be sure to Register for your seat.

Carl Petty
Director of Leadership & Organizational Effectiveness

Carl Petty has been an effective leader over high-performing teams for more than three decades. Carl began his career as a pilot and the youngest mission commander in the #1-ranked U.S. Navy fighter squadron, followed by several years as a lone foreign exchange officer in a German fighter squadron.

After leaving the U.S. Navy as a Lieutenant Commander, and earning his MBA, Carl commenced his career as a Strategy and Leadership Consultant with Bain and Company and The River Group. His business consultancy spanned 4 continents-wide and included a variety of industries such as: biotech, telecom, hotels, mining, and private-equity and financial services.

Among his accomplishments as a consultant, Carl designed operational performance measurement systems for the world's largest platinum mining company, as well as The World Bank; and designed executive educational leadership programs for senior executives in the Armed Forces and within Fortune-500 corporations. Carl also served as a coach and lecturer in Harvard Business School's Executive Education Program for C-Suite leaders.

Carl earned his B.S. from the U.S. Naval Academy, where he was a Company Commander and Foreign Exchange Officer to the Royal Norwegian Navy, and an MBA from Harvard Business School.  He has partnered with WisdomTree (an ETF Investment Company) since 2008, and formally joined the company full time in 2015.

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