The Voyage Forward Destiny Driver to “Develop an organizational framework to lead and facilitate implementation of key economic development strategies” submitted a proposal to the Koochiching Economic Development Authority (KEDA) at yesterdays board meeting. The proposal “Voyage Forward Marketing Partnership” was conceptually approved and work will begin to move the initiative forward. The Partnership will include representatives form all cities within Koochiching County, businesses, and organizations. Under the direction of the KEDA Executive Director, the partnership will work on the creation of “one message and brand for all economic development activity in Koochiching County”.
This was the number one recommendation from the Newmark Grubb Knight Frank Economic Adjustment Strategy. Stakeholders that participated in this driver came from every city in the county.
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