Professional Development

EDASC supports business leaders through our array of professional development offerings, from those new to business to experienced businesspeople looking for new skills.



EDASC recognizes and shares the community-wide interest in championing management development for Skagit County businesses, non-profits and civic organizations.

NextExec is an ongoing professional development program providing leadership and management curriculum, workshops, and mentoring.  The NextExec program was created in partnership with Skagit County area chambers and local businesses to provide ongoing professional development and networking opportunities for emerging business and civic leaders.

View the webpage to learn more and register for NextExec




EDASC endorses NextTech, which meets monthly for curated talks about technology. NextTech's mission is to facilitate the growth of the tech community in Skagit County through informative and fun events. Their activities can be found on their meetup page or on our events calendar.