Market Development & Green Team Leader @ DIRTT Environmental Solutions
Laura Lee Bocade is the Market Development and Green Team Leader for DIRTT Environmental Solutions, a Calgary-based manufacturer of prefabricated, sustainable interior construction solutions, representing DIRTT in the Savannah and Coastal Georgia regions. DIRTT opened its first U.S. manufacturing plant in Savannah Georgia in 2009 and recruited the entire Savannah workforce from Savannah; Laura Lee joined as the Southeast Talent Agent in May of 2009 and moved into market and community development in 2011. Laura Lee’s mission is to develop and build local, state and regional community partnerships and to ‘spread DIRTT’ – central to DIRTT’s progressive approach to corporate social responsibility, sustainability, disruptive innovation and grass-roots philanthropy.
Every leader knows that a great team is worth its weight in gold. The process of building a great team, however, can be a minefield… especially in Savannah where recruiting is more challenging than in larger markets. In this panel discussion, veteran business leaders share stories from the front lines of hiring and retaining employees […]