York County Development Corporation’s Executive Director to be featured twice in April

5 Apr 2016

York County Development Corporation’s Executive Director to be featured twice in April.

York, NE – (April 5, 2016) –  On April 6, 2016, Lisa Hurley, YCDC’s Executive Director will be on Golden Shovel’s Expert Webinar “Best Practices for an Economic Development Website Award Winner". This will be a joint session presented by Lisa Hurley, Executive Director at York County Development Corporation, Bob Henningsen, Partner at Smart Solutions Group and Aaron Brossoit, Golden Shovel's CEO.  Websites are a critical public face for any economic development organization. Whether large or small, economic development organizations needs to think strategically and as an economic development organization, the goal is to provide relevant information and resources to identified target audiences, such as site selectors and businesses, to assist them in investment decisions. The right approach will maximize impact, inform target users and generate engagement.  Technology is continually evolving, and there are always new options you can take advantage of. In this webinar speakers will present the best practices and tools that made the York County Development Corporation website a winner of the Gold Excellence in Economic Development Awards at the 2015 IEDC Annual Conference.

On April 13, 2016, Hurley will be a panelist on a panel at the Nebraska Economic Developers Association Annual Conference.  Hurley will be joined on Effectively Marketing your Community, Sites and Buildings on LOIS by Cecilia Harry, Greater Fremont Development Council and Lynn Kohout, Nebraska Department of Economic Development.  The panelists will address the following questions on LOIS (Location One Information System), a software the Nebraska Department of Economic Development and state utility partners fund

  • What is LOIS?
  • Who uses LOIS/Exposure?
  • How LOIS can be helpful to you?
  • Presentation of Individual Community Website & Integration of LOIS into Website.
  • What does your community do to promote your available site and buildings

The York County Development Corporation (YCDC) is a public-private not-for-profit organization whose mission is to promote and encourage quality economic growth in York County, Nebraska. YCDC works confidentially and offers unbiased, detail and customized information to clients for no fee. YCDC is the lead economic development organization in York, County Nebraska and utilizes a team approach to ensure access to all agencies and programs that can be of assistance to your project.

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