Center for Workforce and Innovation

This center of focus is to assess the needs of our community’s leadership in developing effective high-level customized training and education to foster the success of our business community. Through this effort we answer the needs of employers of all size businesses to immerse their workforce talent in greater skill development opportunities and community awareness, thereby becoming future community leaders. Creative partner programs assist us with preparing students for future workforce opportunities right here at home.   

(Leadership Daytona, Leadership Daytona Alumni Council, YouScience/VC Schools partnerships, Small Business and Entrepreneurial Training)

 

Objectives:

  • To assess the leadership needs of the community while providing focused training and programs to attract and keep high level talent to the area.  To be the connector of this talent to area organizations.
  • To showcase small and medium size businesses and develop opportunities that work to assist in the growth of their business market share.
  • To provide support, connections and guidance to entrepreneurial ventures which exhibit the highest opportunity to grow within our region.
  • To partner with educational leaders from pre-school through K-12 and post graduate levels to ensure a ready workforce.

Center for Workforce and Innovation
Leadership Daytona Steering Committee & Leadership Daytona Program

Leadership Daytona Steering Committee & Leadership Daytona Program

The Leadership Daytona program is designed for our community’s active leaders.  The three-month course featured classes about current issues facilitated by high-level community leaders combining interactive situations and information into their presentations, and an MBA-style case study from a local CEO for the class to solve.


Leadership Daytona Alumni Executive Council

Leadership Daytona Alumni Executive Council

Mission: To continue to cultivate and develop a broad-based network of leaders who will serve our community through active involvement resulting in positive contributions to the greater Volusia County area.