Gallup chief to be Chamber’s keynote speaker at Nov. 5 event

Jim Clifton, chairman of Gallup, will be the featured speaker at the Wichita Metro Chamber of Commerce annual meeting on Nov. 5.

Clifton also is the author of the book “The Coming Jobs War.”

Gallup is a consulting and public opinion research company, best known for the polls it conducts. Clifton, of Washington, D.C., and has led the company since 1988.

Published in 2011, “The Coming Jobs War ,” describes the need for local leaders to find their own solutions in the competition for jobs.

The annual meeting will be from 6 to 9:30 p.m. at Century II. Tickets are $100 each and include dinner and reserved seating. Tickets may be ordered online at