Sarasota County Administrator Randall Reid will be the keynote speaker at the July 18 Investor Update Breakfast presented by the Economic Development Corp. of Sarasota County (EDC). The event will be held at 8 a.m. at Laurel Oak Country Club, 2700 Gary Player Boulevard in Sarasota. The cost is $25 for investors; $30 for others. Register online at www.edcsarasotacounty.com/calendar.asp or call 309-1200 ext. 103.
Six months into his tenure overseeing the county’s $870 million budget, Reid will share insights on county government’s role in fostering a friendly business climate and advancing economic development initiatives to benefit local residents.
The EDC of Sarasota County is the private, not-for-profit corporation leading the community’s economic development strategy to add high-wage jobs and diversify the local economy. The EDC provides business assistance to companies in Sarasota County and helps forge solutions to community challenges that affect quality of life. The EDC works in partnership with chambers of commerce, local governments and other organizations throughout the county and the region. For more information, visit www.edcsarasotacounty.com.