View from the Top-Elected Officials’ Role in Economic Development

Economic Development is a team sport, and a successful effort means every player executing well on their specific role. Mayors and other elected officials have a unique role in communicating confidence in the regional market, ensuring constituents and other elected officials have the best information available, and holding staff accountable to sound performance metrics.

This panel discussion gets unique insights from two first-term Mayors, learning from their experience in working with investors, staff members, and their respective communities to ensure growth and development without compromising community values.