Topic: Economic Development Panel
Facilitated by: Brian Barkley
Carla Merritt - Sr. Business Development Representative Department of Commerce
Ben Wu - CEO, Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation
Cindy Stewart Rivarde - CEO, Rockville Economic Development, Inc.
Join us as we answer the following questions and discuss the following topics:
- Learn what is actually happening behind the scenes in Montgomery County and Rockville economic development.
- COVID impact on Economic Development
- How are people adapting?
- What does the future hold?
- Overview of what each organization does
- How do you work together?
- How do you promote Rockville for business expansion?
- What attributes are promoted when Rockville and Montgomery County locations are presented to business recruitment clients?
- What's in the project pipeline?
- What programs and initiatives are each of you working on?
- What programs do you provide to businesses? SBIF, Expansion grant
- What's the importance of Bio Health to the region ? as a sector.
- Twinbrook investment
- Future & Recent successes