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6th Annual Epic Impact – Charlie Plumb
December 11, 2019 @ 5:15 pm - 8:00 pm
The Bismarck-Mandan Young Professionals Network is proud to announce Charlie Plumb for our 6th Annual Epic Impact! A renowned national speaker, Charlie will present on “Tough Choices in Challenging Times” at BSC’s National Energy Center of Excellence Building (Bavendick Stateroom). Check out this special video message from Captain Plumb! Bismarck Mandan video
Doors Open: 5:15 pm
Presentation: 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Meet & Greet (light appetizers provided): 7:00 – 8:00 pm
Captain Charlie Plumb graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis and went on to fly the F-4 Phantom jet on 74 successful combat missions over North Vietnam. On his 75th mission, with only five days before he was to return home, Plumb was shot down, captured, tortured, and imprisoned in an 8 foot x 8 foot cell. He spent the next 2,103 days as a Prisoner of War in the communist prison camps.
During his nearly six years of captivity, Charlie Plumb distinguished himself among his fellow prisoners as a professional in underground communications, and served for two of those years as the Chaplain in his camp.
One of the most sought-after achievement speakers of his time, Charlie Plumb’s presentations are as he is, sincere, straightforward, and humorous. Captain Plumb’s Military Honors include two Purple Hearts, the Legion of Merit, the Silver Star, the Bronze Star and the P.O.W. Medal.
YP members are free! Please RSVP below. If you are not a current YP member, you can purchase a ticket for $25 here: https://epicimpact.eventbrite.com
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Special thank you to our Platinum Level sponsors: North Dakota Guaranty & Title, Capital Credit Union, Gate City Bank, Sanford, NISC, Bismarck State College, MDU Resources Group, Century 21 Morrison Realty and North American Coal Corporation! And thank you to our Epic Level sponsors: Basin Electric Power Cooperative and HIT Inc!