Leadership Seacoast Welcomes Program Year Sponsor

PORTSMOUTH, N.H.,September 25, 2012 – Leadership Seacoast, a non-profit organization that educates and informs tomorrow’s community leaders, proudly announced that Bottomline Technologies recently donated funds to support the leadership program. The sponsorship will provide on-going support for the 2013 program year, which will begin in January 2013.

A leading technology company headquartered in Portsmouth, New Hampshire with offices around the globe, Bottomline Technologies emphasizes a culture focused on achieving customer success through collaboration, communication and dedication to the company’s Guiding Principle of working with and for each other.  “Bottomline  is known for innovative employee programs that support its employees in enhancing their leadership skills, furthering their education and contributing to charitable and community activities. Leadership Seacoast is proud to work with a partner who shares our commitment to creating stronger communities,” said Jennifer Wheeler, Executive Director of Leadership Seacoast.

Founded in 1988 by a group of seacoast community members concerned about furthering engagement in the community, Leadership Seacoast is a program designed for the adult learner that creates a core awareness of community through exposure to a broad range of issues affecting the Seacoast and by presenting varied points of view on topics being studied.  The organization will hold its annual recruitment and informational breakfast at 7:30 am on October  24, 2012 at the Seacoast Science Center in Rye, New Hampshire.

Annually Leadership Seacoast accepts 30-35 individuals from local businesses and government, general community, and non-profit sectors into its six month program offering existing and future community leaders the opportunity to meet others who are actively involved in efforts that will shape the future of our region. For more information on the informational breakfast, becoming a corporate sponsor or program candidate, please visit www.leadershipseacoast.org 

About Leadership Seacoast

Based in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, the Leadership Seacoast program provides existing and future community leaders the opportunity to engage with the people and organizations that shape the Seacoast’s economic structure and social fabric. Leadership Seacoast offers its participants unique insight into how business, community, and politics integrate to create successful societies and how small actions can have a significant impact on the greater global good. Leadership Seacoast alumni make a difference in their communities through networking, active involvement, and personal action. Since its inception in 1988, Leadership Seacoast has created a strong foundation that values diversity of opinion and consensus building to find solutions to challenges affecting the Seacoast’s community and its future. For more information about our programs please [email href=”director@leadershipseacoast.org”]E-mail the Executive Director[/email].