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    BEST, Jefferson County Workforce Business Series

    Does your business or organization strive to be the BEST it can be? To be the BEST involves working harder, putting in more time, and taking the extra step in order to stand out. Being the BEST as a company involves the same extras, and extra training may be just the thing that sets your company apart from others. BEST (Business Education Series Training) provides you with some extras through high quality education seminars and training sessions for businesses.

    Join BEST and Jefferson County Workforce Center on Tuesday, September 20 from 8:30 – 10:00 a.m. at Lakewood Cultural Center, Community Room, 470 South Allison, to take an extra step and learn more about “Energy in the 21st Century.”

    Carol Sue Tombari, Manager of Stakeholder Initiatives at the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) works on electric utility and economic development issues and will be speaking on energy efficiency, renewable energy, and the challenges and risks of business as usual. Carol specializes in energy and environmental policy and has been active in related programs for more than twenty-five years. She directed the State of Texas’ energy efficiency and renewable energy programs, was appointed to two federal advisory posts and currently works at NREL.

    During these tough economic times, will your company stand out? Are you willing to take the extra steps in order be the BEST?  Cost is $15 and includes breakfast and Ms. Tombari’s book, “Power of the People – America’s New Electricity Choices.” Seating is limited. Reservations are required.

    For more information contact Debbie Beckley, 303-271-4718 or

    Business Education Series Training (BEST) is a partnership of Jefferson County municipal and non-profit business specialists which provides high quality education seminars and training sessions to the region’s business community that are relevant, diverse and affordable for the purpose of encouraging successful growth in a challenging business climate.

    August 30, 2011

    Last Updated: 7-9-2013