MEMBER EVENT: Meet with a Maven Series - Economic Development Edition
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Columbia Economic Development (CED) serves as a catalyst for businesses, developers, investors and partner agencies who are focused on growing the local economy and high-value industries. We are a community collaborating to support an innovation economy based on technology and talent. We have the knowledge and resources to help your business succeed. It goes beyond a skilled workforce, prime location and high quality of life. Columbia Economic Development is ready to help.
I have a comprehensive background in effectively building and enhancing business relationships, leading teams, and managing large, international projects. I have been instrumental in streamlining and improving processes, enhancing productivity, and implementing solutions. I have successfully used my project management skills to foster an environment of inclusiveness in teams of all sizes and encourage strategic planning while identifying improvement opportunities. I bring my positive energy and passion to my role as the City of Columbia, SC Deputy Director of Economic Development. Over the course of my career, I have successfully worked as a Management Consultant and Special Projects Manager, developing and maintaining long-term relationships with key decision makers; however, my capabilities are not limited by industry or company type! My skills include: » Project Management » Client Relationship Management » Economic Development » Data Analysis and Reporting » Vendor Management » Proposal Development » Training/Coaching » Business Strategy » Operational Management » Business Development » Planning & Forecasting » Budgeting » Marketing