Longmont EDP Announces New 2019 Directors, Executive Leadership

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 13, 2018

Contact Name:             Jessica Erickson, President/CEO 

Organization:               Longmont Economic Development Partnership

Phone Number:             303-651-0128

Email:                           [email protected]

Longmont, CO:  The Longmont Economic Development Partnership (EDP) has elected three new directors, and two incumbent directors to two-year terms that will begin in January of 2019.

The new Longmont EDP directors are:

  • Bruce Hellbaum, President/CEO, The Rawlins National Bank
  • Cecil MacGregor, VP of Engineering & Site Lead, Seagate Technologies
  • Christina Johnson, CEO, Longmont United Hospital

Incumbent Directors re-elected to serve another two years on the Longmont EDP Board of Directors are:

  • Allison Closson, Sr. Vice President, AmFirst Bank
  • Stacy Cornay, Owner, Communications Concepts Public Relations & Advertising

The Longmont EDP has also elected new Executive Committee appointments for 2018:

Chair – Stacy Cornay, Owner & Founder, Communications Concepts Public Relations & Advertising

Vice Chair – Eric Wallace, President & Co-Founder, Left Hand Brewing

Secretary – Allison Closson, VP Commercial Banking, Adams Bank & Trust

Past – Andy Welch, President, Sun Construction & Facility Services

In-coming Board Chairman Stacy Cornay stated, “I am honored to have been elected to serve as Chair of the Longmont Economic Development Partnership.  For many years I’ve worked to support area businesses and the business climate that supports them.  It is one of my passions.”

“The mission of the Longmont EDP is critical to this.  The work of the Longmont EDP is amazing and has translated into great success over the past few years.  I look forward to participating in new efforts being undertaken, and to working with a great staff and committed Board of Directors.”

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About The Longmont Economic Development Partnership: The Longmont Economic Development Partnership is a public/private 501c(6) non-profit economic development organization serving the greater Longmont area. As Longmont’s primary agent for economic development, the Partnership leads a comprehensive and collaborative economic development strategy to promote and strengthen the Longmont community’s economic health. The Longmont Economic Development Partnership offers a variety of services and resources to support the relocation, retention, and expansion of business in Longmont and serves as the gateway to Longmont for all businesses.

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