In February of 2016, The Economic Development Coalition (EDC) introduced our NEW Executive Director Mr. Doug McAllister, since then the EDC has taken on the task of rebranding our region in three basic steps..
Enhance business retention and development by promoting economic growth and positive business environment that enables the sustained economic success of the region.
Empowering our region means working together as ONE. These efforts will allow us to be a global model for inclusive innovation and economic growth, fueled by our FIVE CITIES and partnerships.
Positive regional engagement will allow our region to expand through the establishment of targeted programs