TOPIC: Economic Outlook for Atlanta
- Atlanta’s economic outlook
- Barriers Atlanta faces when wooing corporations to move here
- Work Invest Atlanta is doing to attract corporations to relocate here
SPEAKER: Kevin Johnson, SVP Economic Development, Invest Atlanta | Mr. Johnson is responsible for developing and implementing strategies to drive economic growth and development, support relationships with civic, business, governmental and economic development stakeholder constituents. The scope of his experience, results and resources span virtually all aspects of economic development which places Kevin among the leaders in the economic development profession. Mr. Johnson has been recognized by his peers by being selected to serve on the board of directors of the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) from 2005- 2010. He also has served on the boards of the Council for Entrepreneurial Development, and the Fiesta Bowl Committee to name a few.