Provides key strategic and executional leadership for all Economic Development Corporation’s (EDC) of Sarasota County, FL business development services related to attracting and growing targeted industries, as well as EDC efforts to improve Sarasota County’s ability to attract and support targeted industry growth. Involves engagement with a wide variety of external and internal stakeholders. Strong sales, marketing, customer service and collaboration skills are required. Directs an economic development staff team of three. Candidates with Economic Development experience, Commercial Real Estate and/or Commercial Banking experience are preferred.
The Economic Development Corporation of Sarasota County is a successful public/private partnership focused on growing and diversifying the economy of Sarasota County, while enhancing the county’s unique natural and cultural environments. The EDC is the catalyst for creating a vibrant economy that is sustainable and globally competitive. It leads efforts to attract new targeted industries and grow local targeted industries critical to diversifying Sarasota County’s economy. visit www.edcsarasotacounty.com.