St. Pete EDC Search for Next President & CEO
On behalf of the St. Pete EDC’s leadership, I’d like to update you on the search for our new president & CEO. The CEO Search Committee has developed a job profile in conjunction with our search consultant, Next Move Group, and we are reviewing applications now. You can see the job profile by clicking below:
About the Position
The President & CEO will be the driving force behind the St. Petersburg Area Economic Development Corporation’s mission of marketing, developing business relationships, and promoting the St. Pete region as a world-class business and career location perfect for quality jobs and competitive businesses that will foster and maintain a diversified, year-round, and sustainable economy for the City of St. Petersburg, and in partnership with surrounding cities.
The St. Pete EDC’s President & CEO is a passionate and dynamic visionary. They must be a collaborator among a diverse group of stakeholders and staff, and, as a member of the board of directors and executive committee, are responsible for working with the executive committee and board to carry out the goals and objectives of the EDC which includes, but is not limited to staff, finances, and strategy development/implementation.
Looking for a St. Pete Person?
The CEO Search Committee
Next Move Group
More Info/To Apply
Applications were due by Wednesday, June 21. The CEO Search Committee is reviewing the applications and conducting initial interviews, and after these, we will be involving additional community stakeholders. Our plan is to have our new president & CEO in place this fall for 2024 planning and budget.
During the transition, our Executive Committee will continue to work closely with the EDC staff on our marketing and business development efforts, and the Chamber staff will continue to provide resources and serve as a sounding board.
In the meantime, if you have any questions or insights, please contact me at marcus.greene[at]truist.com.
Thank you for your continued support and your commitment to our community.
Marcus Greene, Chair, St. Petersburg Area Economic Development Corp.