Edmonton Economic Development Corporation

Edmonton Economic Development Corporation

April 16, 2012 15:49 ET

EEDC Director Receives Economic Developer of the Year

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - April 16, 2012) - Recognized as an outstanding professional, Kent McMullin, director of business development at Edmonton Economic Development Corporation (EEDC), received an Economic Developers of Alberta (EDA) annual award for his significant contribution to economic development in the Greater Edmonton region.

As a long-time member of the EDA board, McMullin received the award for excellence in business attraction, retention, expansion and marketing.

"I have been lucky to do a job I enjoy," says McMullin. "I work with great people who share common goals: to grow the economies of Edmonton, Greater Edmonton and Alberta."

McMullin has been on the EDA board for over 10 years and was elected president of the association on Friday, April 13, 2012.

For more information visit www.edaalberta.ca.

Edmonton Economic Development Corporation (EEDC) provides leadership in economic development, markets Edmonton as a must-see destination, manages the Shaw Conference Centre and Edmonton Research Park, and acts as a stakeholder in TEC Edmonton, a joint venture with the University of Alberta. For more information, visit www.edmonton.com Learn more about Edmonton through the stories of people who've experienced it at www.edmontonstories.ca

Contact Information

  • Edmonton Economic Development Corporation
    Renee Worrell
    Communications Manager, External Relations
    780.932.4865
    rworrell@edmonton.com