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Chatter with BNC

Podcast dedicated to all things business in North Carolina. We talk to the state's leaders in healthcare, manufacturing, education and more about their business, passions and lives in an entertaining and informative manner.

Jul 8, 2020

Welcome to Business North Carolina's weekly podcast, serving up interviews with some of the Tar Heel State's most interesting people. This week, we sat down with Amber Scarlett, the new executive director of the Randolph County Tourism Development Authority. Scarlett, who grew up in Randolph County, talks about her journey from her first job as a teenager at the N.C. Zoo gift shop to heading the county's tourism organization, how she plans to deal with major funding cuts and falling tourism numbers because of the coronavirus pandemic, and the resilience of small businesses in the community