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North Carolina's Rutherford County - A Certified Work Ready Community

North Carolina’s Rutherford County received recognition as a Certified Work Ready Community during a celebration held at the Foundation Performing Arts Center at Isothermal Community College on Wednesday, February 10, 2016. Our County is one of the first ten counties in North Carolina to achieve this recognition; further solidifying our community’s commitment to have the best workforce available for our current employers and for those yet to join us in the center of it all!

RC NCWorks Certified Work Ready Community

Pictured (front, left to right) Gary Salamido – NC Chamber Foundation Vice President of Government Affairs, Bryan King – Rutherford County Board of Commissioners Chair, Mark Franklin – Isothermal Community College Customized Training & Development Director, Drew Radford – Isothermal Planning & Development Commission Workforce Specialist, (back) Clark Poole – Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce Director

For more information:
Rutherford County’s Certification
NCWorks Certified Work Ready Communities Initiative
ACT Work Ready Community Information