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New CMS Commissioner Dr. Clayton Wilcox Speaks to Hood Hargett Breakfast Club – Luncheon series

Fantastic luncheon for Hood Hargett Breakfast Club today! What a privilege to have Dr. Clayton Wilcox as our speaker. Photography by Steve Huff Media

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Hood Hargett Breakfast Club Annual Charlotte Knights Family Baseball Night

This June 15th the Hood Hargett Breakfast Club again enjoyed a Family Friendly Members and Guest Picnic in the Outfield at BB&T Stadium with the Charlotte Knights Baseball Team. We enjoyed Food, Fun and Laughs and even a little rain didn’t dampen the good time had by all. Photos by Steve Huff Media

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Duke Energy CEO Lynn Good Talks About HB2 Repeal

Duke Energy CEO Lynn Good on Wednesday commended the repeal of North Carolina’s controversial House Bill 2, noting the toll the legislation has taken on the state’s economy. “To see a bipartisan solution come together is something that I think is good,” she said, speaking to business leaders at a Hood-Hargett luncheon at Phillips Place.…

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Losing Isn’t Everything Author & FOX Sports Announcer Curt Menefee visits on 2/17/17

Back on November 1, 2016 our Executive Director, Jenn Snyder was in New York attending the 10th Annual Stand Up For Heroes event to raise funds for the Bob Woodruff Foundation. Sitting behind her was FOX Sports announcer Curt Menefee. After the event they struck up a conversation and Curt told Jenn about his book,…

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Casino Night – Thursday August 18th

Join the Hood Hargett Breakfast Club – Thurs. August 18th for the 11th Annual Casino Night to raise money for the Liz Murray Scholarship Fund. Tickets are $75 each and include Dinner from the Palm and All Casino Games. All proceeds go to our Student Athlete Scholarship Fund. Make Checks payable to Liz Murray Scholarship…

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Charlotte Stands for Heroes Raises more than $110,000 for the Bob Woodruff Foundation

CHARLOTTE, NC — Charlotte Stands For Heroes, presented by the Hood Hargett Breakfast Club, raised more than $110,000 for the Bob Woodruff Foundation, which finds, funds and shapes programs serving injured veterans and their families across the country, including here in North Carolina. More than 1,000 guests attended the February 17, 2016 music and comedy fund-raiser…

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Breakfast Club Throws Panthers Pep Rally

The Hood Hargett Breakfast Club, Panthers Pep Rally Celebration at Carmel Country Club, Friday morning, January 15, 2015. Highlights included: Sir Purr, Former Carolina Panthers, Top Cats, Team President Danny Morrison, Team Owner Jerry Richardson and Panthers Make-a-Wish Kids and keynote speaker, Super Bowl champion and six-time Pro Bowl center, Jeff Saturday, who began his…

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Pat Riley, CEO for Allen Tate – says Charlotte’s real estate market is healthier than it was in the housing crisis

Allen Tate Cos. CEO spoke to the Hood Hargett Breakfast Club, Nov. 4, 2015, on the status of the housing market in the U.S. and Carolinas during a luncheon event in SouthPark. BY DEON ROBERTS [email protected] Charlotte’s real estate market remains healthier than during the depths of the housing crisis, but rising home prices and…

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How to effectively network at business meetings and events

Businesswomen all know the drill. Chamber of Commerce breakfasts, industry association mixers, monthly sponsored speaker series luncheons. We all attend business meetings looking to make connections to help in our business efforts and better expose us to ideas and innovations in our market. Mastering a few basic approaches and techniques such as starting with a…

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Former kidnapping victim Elizabeth Smart advocates for child safety

Elizabeth Smart, who drew international media attention after being kidnapped in 2002, spoke at the Hood Hargett Breakfast Club in Charlotte on Friday morning. Smart discussed how hard it can be on victims when people ask them why they didn’t just run away. “So many survivors hear the question, ‘Why didn’t you?’ and what they…

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