This website is accessible to all versions of every browser. However, you are seeing this message because your browser does not support basic Web standards, and does not properly display the site's design details. Please consider upgrading to a more modern browser. (Learn More).
Posted Sunday, June 1, 2014
Siler City, NC - The Siler City Development Organization is hosting a public meeting Thursday, June 19 to discuss what the community can do to support successfully attracting a business to the Chatham Randolph Megasite. The meeting will be held in the Fellowship Hall at Siler City’s First United Methodist Church (1101 W. Raleigh St.) from 6 – 9 p.m. A light supper will be provided.
The program will include a presentation by Ken Atkins, who led Wake County Economic Development for 16 years and is currently director of economic development for Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, Joe Glasson, a retired insurance executive who led a major location decision and Charles Hayes, president and CEO of the Research Triangle Regional Partnership.
The panelists will discuss what companies and site selectors look for in a community, what matters the most and what a town can do to improve its prospects of attracting a major employer. Breakout focus groups will follow the discussion.
The Siler City Development Organization was formed in 2012 as a non-profit to improve economic, social and cultural quality of life in Siler City through partnerships with the Town and other community organizations.
Send a letter to the editor.
Sign up for the Chatham Chatlist. Find out what your friends and neighbors are saying about what's going on in Chatham County.
Promote your business at chathamjournal.com