Committees

Marketing and Public Relations Committee

Mission: To promote economic growth of the greater Kandiyohi County area

The Marketing and Public Relations Committee meets at 12 noon on the fourth Monday of each month at WORKUP on the MinnWest Technology Campus, Willmar.

Goals

  1. Create awareness of EDC activities and services in our local/regional community.
  2. Concentrate on focus areas involving workforce training, housing and daycare.
  3. Attract new businesses.

Strategies

  1. Be an agent of positive messaging about our business community and economy.
  2. Assist businesses in identifying and recruiting talent and collaborate with community partners to fill open positions.

  3. Market our community outside of our region to attract targeted businesses.

Deb Geister, Chairperson
Melissa Knott, Vice Chair

Staff Liaison:

Aaron Backman, Executive Director