AGC West TN March 2018 Membership Meeting

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Name: AGC West TN March 2018 Membership Meeting
Date: March 20, 2018
Time: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM CDT
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:

Jim Flanagan, President / CEO
DeSoto County Economic Development Council

Jim grew up on the Mississippi gulf coast and attended the public schools in Pascagoula, Mississippi. He received his Bachelor?s degree from Mississippi State University and Master?s degree in Urban and Regional Planning from University of Mississippi in 1981.
Upon graduation, Jim worked as a planning and landscape design consultant in Clarksdale, Mississippi. He then became Planning Director and eventually Executive Director of North Delta Planning and Development District. He accepted the position of Executive Director of the DeSoto County Economic Development Council in 1988 and served in that capacity until 1994 when he accepted a new position as President of the Jackson, TN Chamber of Commerce. In 1996 he returned to his original position with the DeSoto Council and is currently serving as President/CEO.
Jim is a graduate of Leadership Jackson and West Star leadership programs. He is also a graduate of the Economic Development Institute and Chamber of Commerce Institute of Organizational Management. He is an active member of the International Economic Development Council, American Chamber of Commerce Executives Council of Logistics Management, and European American Investment Council.
Jim is past President of the Mississippi Economic Development Council, Board member
of the DeSoto County Historic Museum and the Baptist Memorial Hospital-DeSoto
Advisory Board. Jim was recently named as one of North America?s top 50 Economic Developers of 2016 by Consultant Connect.
Jim is married to the former Missy Ruff of Tupelo. They have four children and five grandsons and reside in Hernando.
The Fogelman Center
330 Innovation Drive
Memphis, TN  38152
Second Floor Main Dining Room

Parking available in the adjacent parking garage.
Date/Time Information:
Registration Begins 11:30 with buffet lunch and meeting beginning shortly after
Contact Information:
Skip Burks
$28.00 per person

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