MBREDC hosted our first Economic Development 101 event, onTuesday, February 16th at the Horry Georgetown Technical College, Grand Strand Campus Conference Center.
Wells Fargo was the event sponsor, and attendees enjoyed coffee and breakfast provided by Eggs Up Grill - Conway at Universtiy Shops.
MBREDC President, Josh Kay, was the event speaker. He provided a comprehensive overview of our economic development efforts in Horry County. Some of the topics that he covered included:
Some of the feedback that we received from attendees:
"The presentation educated me not only about MBREDC but also gave insight to the criteria used by prospects when evaluating sites for expansion and relocation."
"Very informative. Would like to return for an Econ 201!"
"Thank you for an enjoyable and educational event. We look forward to becoming more involved."
"Gave a good high level of the economic development goal sets and approach."Back to Events