OBA Lunch & Learn

Strategies for Recruiting & Retaining Good People w/ agency leaders and OBA Members, Angie Robinson & Coral Darby of Darby Communications

When: August 24th, Noon – 1:00pm 

Where: Asheville Chamber of Commerce, 2nd floor Meeting Room


  1. In-personlunch included for OBA members *RSVP info below
  2. Virtual – available to all (Zoom link below)


Agency leaders, Angie Robinson and Coral Darby will discuss how these unprecedented times have created opportunities to enhance company culture, one complete with mutual respect, trust, and longevity. They will share retention tactics and discuss HR benefits that have been widely appreciated by the Darby Communications team, providing Lunch and Learn attendees with ideas and strategies to maintain and recruit good people.

Darby Communications is currently thirteen members strong and has maintained an average YoY employee retention rate of ~90+% throughout the last two years. The Asheville-based PR and digital marketing firm was founded in 2008 and continues to serve outdoor, active lifestyle, and craft food & beverage brands within the region and across the country.

  • In-person w/ lunch included for OBA members – Asheville Chamber of Commerce Boardroom (second floor) 36 Montford Ave, Asheville, NC 28801. To make sure we don’t waste food, *please RSVP with Matt Huff at matthuff@sport-hansa.com  to let us know you will be attending and how many from your company.
  • Zoom- https://us06web.zoom.us/j/84854806044?pwd=cEUwUEdSTTdEeGVwZW1sbWNaWjFudz09
Darby Communications