ACEDC Celebrates 2018 Annual Meeting
Members, partners, & guests of the Addison County Economic Development Corporation (ACEDC) recently celebrated their 24th Annual Meeting in Middlebury. Attendees heard an update on activities of the organization and elected the following to continue on the Board of Directors: Caroline Carpenter, National Bank of Middlebury and Bill Townsend, JP Carrara & Sons/VT Industrial Parks to their first three-year terms and David Estes, People's United Bank and Sarah Morris, Basin Harbor Resort to their second three-year terms. Following the business meeting, Jeff Carr, President & Senior Economist, Economic & Policy Resources provided an economic outlook. To view his presentation, click here and to view a video of the presentation, click here.
Carr has more than 34 years of experience as an economist/analyst, with particular expertise in economic impact studies, project business plans, and regional center operations business plans for submission to the EB-5 Program, macroeconomics, economic forecasting, economic impact analysis, strategic economic development policy, housing supply & demand studies, and fiscal policy analysis for federal, state, & local government. He has served as the State Economist and Principal Revenues Analyst for the VT Agency of Administration for over 23 years, including the last five gubernatorial administrations. He has served as a consulting economist to the VT Department of Economic Development in various capacities for more than 15 years.