CEO Insights | Exclusive Interviews with Central Ohio Leaders

The Columbus Chamber of Commerce created CEO Insights in 2013 with the goal of sharing localized ideas, trends and best practices in critical areas including leadership, management, innovation, and others. The series is defined by conversations with regional leaders in an intimate, studio-type setting. View videos or photos from past events.

Join us for a conversation with Stephanie Hightower at our December CEO Insights program. Stephanie is the 8th President and CEO (and first female President and CEO) of the Columbus Urban League (CUL), the nation’s seventh-largest chapter of the National Urban League, and Columbus’ oldest and most successful urban family advocate. Since taking the helm in 2011, Ms. Hightower has transformed the organization into a more relevant and effective force in helping individuals and families overcome poverty and achieve self-sufficiency — today’s civil rights struggle — by offering a holistic set of initiatives that better prepare individuals to transform their lives and stabilize their families.


Tuesday, December 7, 2021 | Franklin University
7:30 AM Networking | 8:30 AM Program

Franklin University
Ross Auditorium in Alumni Hall
258 S Grant St | Columbus, OH 43215

CEO Insights Guest:

Stephanie Hightower, President & CEO | Columbus Urban League



Franklin University
Ross Auditorium in Alumni Hall
258 S Grant St
Columbus, OH 43215

Networking: 7:30 – 8:30 a.m.
Program: 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.

Parking is free for this program. Parking Map – Lot C or Lot A.


Chamber members – $40 each   |   Non-members – $65 each

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Registration fees are considered non-refundable. This is a ticketless event. An electronic reminder will be sent with full details prior to the event.

Please note: The Chamber and Franklin University are monitoring both state and local guidelines related to the pandemic. If you are feeling unwell, please stay home and contact your physician.

*Registration is required. Day-of registration is not encouraged.*

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