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Amazon executive to share lessons learned with employers

Columbia County Chamber of Commerce Keynote speaker Robert Packett knows a thing or two about leadership working for one of the largest employers in the world and in Columbia County.

Robert Packett, Southeastern Regional Director of Operations at Amazon will speak on “Turning Team Members into Team Leaders.” Packett leads a team of more than 20,000 professionals, who are the heart and soul of Amazon operations.

The event is set for Wednesday, November 17th from 11 A.M to 1 P.M at the Savannah Rapids Pavilion. It’s part of the Executive Luncheon Series. “Investment in our people leads to delighted customers,” he said.

Robert Packett


Packett is a nine year veteran of Amazon fulfillment, leading multiple business units from reverse logistics, online fulfillment, Kindle, and Amazon Robotics. His passion is people and process.

Before Amazon, he honorably served as an Operations Director and Logistician with the Defense Intelligence Agency and the United States Air Force.

Registration is required for this event and is currently available online at, or by
calling 706-651-0018. Members can purchase a ticket for $35 or table of 8 for $300, while prospective members can reserve a seat for $45.

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