Thurston Economic Development Council is pleased to announce the promotion of two of its key staff people, Annette Roth to Marketing & Communications Director, and Kyle Weise to Project Manager, effective July 1, 2015.
Annette Roth, most recently Marketing & Communications Manager, was promoted to Marketing and Communications Director. Ms. Roth will be responsible for the development and implementation of the organization’s marketing, outreach and communications strategies and activities; overseeing investor relations, community and public relations, and employer outreach, providing leadership in those capacities to EDC staff. She has been with Thurston EDC since September 2010, and has over 15 years’ experience in marketing and communications.
In addition, Kyle Weise was promoted to Project Manager, from Research and Project Coordinator. Mr. Weise will manage site location cases for business that are looking at either expanding their business within Thurston County or relocating their business to Thurston County. Additionally, he will keep track of statistics pertaining to the local and regional economies and conduct business outreach. He originally joined the EDC as an intern from The Evergreen State College in April 2012.
We congratulate both Ms. Roth and Mr. Weise, and look forward to a prosperous future with them both.