Annual Meeting 2015

Worthington, MN – The Worthington Regional Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors will hold its annual membership meeting on Thursday January 29th at the Worthington Event Center -1447 Prairie Drive Worthington, MN.

The annual meeting is a time to reflect on community and economic development activities, share annual report and objectives for the new year. We are looking forward to 2015 with many projects in the planning stage and we are proud of what WREDC has done, said Bruce Heitkamp Adrian City Administrator and outgoing WREDC chair. He added that 2014 marked number of business investments throughout Nobles County.

Jason Vote of State Farm Insurance, who is the 2015 WREDC Board Chairman, said we want our partners to know that WREDC is there to advocate and help support their businesses. He pointed to the 2015 economic outlook survey, and added that the majority of area businesses are optimistic and/or plan to expand.

The meeting featured presenter is Brian Pellowski, President of PBK Investments, a Minnetonka based development company. Mr. Pellowski is expected to share his plans for commercial and retail investments in Worthington.

The annual meeting starts at 5:30 PM with social hour followed by dinner and presentation program. We are looking forward to seeing you at this exciting event.

 

2015 Slate of Officers

CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD        Company
Jason Vote                                 State Farm Insurance              


VICE CHAIRMAN

Bill Wetering                               Hedeen, Hughes & Wetering  

TREASURER
Adam Tromblay                       Nobles Cooperative Electric              

PAST CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD
Bruce Heitkamp                       City of Adrian


SECRETARY

Abraham Algadi                     WREDC Director                                                          

BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Jason Turner                              Sterling Drug Pharmacy     

Brad Hellinga                           JBS        
          

                


PERMANENT BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Open                                         City of Worthington Administrator
Scott Hain                                Public Utilities
Tom Johnson                           Nobles County Administrator

EX-OFFICIO
      Mike Kuhle                               Mayor City of Worthington

Brad Chapulis                          City planning & Zoning                                  

Bob Demuth Jr.                      Nobles County Commissioner            

Gary Hoffman                        Worthington Public Utilities                           

Sandy Demuth                       SW MN Private Industry Council                       

Darlene Macklin                    Chamber of Commerce                                                                                


STAFF

Nicole Frodermann             Office Manager

Kathy Steiner                         Bookkeeper

 


Annual Meeting

 

  • Welcome
    • Bruce Heitkamp
  • 2014 Report & Economic Outlook
    • Abraham Algadi
  • 2015 Board Chair
    • "Looking Forward" - Jason Vote
  • Featured Speaker
    • "beyond the Northland Mall"
      Brian Pellowski - PBK Investments