Annual Conference Blog: Ron Kitchens

Katie Albaugh-Agriculture Business Development Specialist Frederick County Office of Economic Development

“The Greatest force for change is a job. A job doesn’t just create wealth it changes people’s lives.” For all of us working in economic development, this statement by Ron…

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Measuring Success with the Right Metrics 

Ardys Russakis

MEDA’s 2018 Annual Conference theme, Telling Your Story, Robert Camoin, President and CEO of Camoin Associates presented a session that focused on how to measure success with the right metrics in your economic development organizations. The session discussed…

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Annual Conf Recap: “The Future of Storytelling:” Challenges and Opportunities for Economic Development in the Digital Age

Patrick Terranova - Economic Development Director, Baltimore Development Corporation

From left to right: Sam Shoge, Economic Development Coordinator, Talbot County Economic Development & Tourism (moderator); Anne Balduzzi, Director, Advisory Services, TEDCO; Katie Stover, Vice President, High Rock Studios; Andy Levine, Chairman, Development…

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Annual Conf Recap: Finding the Unique Story Panel

Allison Akers, Anne Arundel Economic Development Corporation

Pictured from left to right: Michael White, Chief of Staff, Maryland Department of Housing & Community Development (Moderator); Sandy Sponaugle, CEO and Founder, Platinum PR; Elizabeth Fitzsimmons, Managing Director, Division…

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