Tuesday, 11 October 2011

Managing Partner Gene Deprez awarded the 2011 IEDC Chairmans award for Excellence in Economic Development...


The award was presented by the International Economic Development Council Chair, Dennis Coleman during the Recognition Dinner held at IEDC's Annual Conference Sept 2011 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  
The dinner attracted a record crowd of participants of around 500 people, including Matt Erskine the USA Deputy Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Economic Development and Chief Operating Officer of the US Economic Development Administration.


In accepting the award Gene talked about the importance of relationships developed in his many years of involvement in IEDC and the economic development profession and acknowledged key people among the audience who were at the beginning of his career and several who are important recent colleagues.

You can see more info on IEDC here: http://www.iedconline.org