GAINESVILLE, Ga. (Nov. 3, 2015) – Rushton partner Perry Barnett is currently chairing key committees for the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce and the Cumming-Forsyth County Chamber of Commerce.
Barnett chairs the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce Workforce Development Task Force. The task force works closely with area employers, educators and leaders to create new programs and market existing programs to help workforce development.
He is a member of the GHCC Board of Directors, serving on the Finance & Audit Committees. Barnett also worked on the Citizens for Better Education 2015 committee.
With the Cumming-Forsyth Chamber, Barnett chairs the International Engagement Committee. It works to grow the number of international businesses in the Forsyth County but also support the international businesses once they locate in the county.
Through the program, the chamber facilitates networking events for executives from international firms to engage with each other, become more connected members of the community and learn how to overcome challenges specific to international business.