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Wood Buffalo Economic Development Corporation seeks applications for inaugural Board of Directors
(Fort McMurray, AB – January 16, 2018) – The Wood Buffalo Economic Development Corporation (WBEDC) Taskforce is seeking applications for its inaugural Board of Directors.
The Board will provide leadership for Wood Buffalo’s economic growth strategy. First steps will include forming the direction, strategy and values of the organization, as well as appointing the Corporation’s Chief Executive Officer.
“We are looking for globally strategic thinkers that represent a variety of economic sectors key to the Region,” says Bryan Rabik, WBEDC Taskforce member. “This is an opportunity to promote the story of Wood Buffalo, while attracting new talent and investment to our community.”
On Nov. 28, 2017, Council passed a motion establishing the Corporation. Its development demonstrates the Municipality’s commitment to economic growth, sustainability, and diversification in the region.