Prince William County Economic Development Wins Four IEDC Awards
NASHVILLE, Tennessee – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – The programs and partnerships of the Prince William County Department of Economic Development were recognized in the 2021 Awards of Excellence from the International Economic Development Council (IEDC), which were announced earlier today at the conference organization’s annual meeting in Nashville, Tennessee.
The IEDC is the largest nonprofit association for professional business developers in the world, and these awards recognize the world’s best business development programs and partnerships, marketers and most influential leaders of the year. 25 award categories honor organizations and individuals for their efforts in creating positive change in urban, suburban and rural communities.
“This incredible recognition from our industry peers is gratifying and motivating,” said Christina Winn, Executive Director of PWCDED. “As our team continues to create opportunities for Prince William County on the global economic stage, these awards reflect their dedication and persistence. I would also like to thank our partners and our leaders for their trust and support during this difficult time. ”
For the population size between 200,000 and 500,000, PWCDED has won the following awards for economic excellence:
“The winners of the IEDC Economic Development Excellence Awards represent the best in economic development and exemplify the leadership for which our profession strives every day,” said Tom Kucharski, Chairman of the Board of IEDC 2021; Invest Buffalo Niagara, President and CEO. “We are honored to recognize the more than 100 communities whose marketing submissions, projects and partnerships have improved the quality of regional life.
The IEDC received more than 500 submissions from four countries. The awards are judged by a diverse panel of business and community developers from around the world, following a nomination process held earlier this year.
“” “” “” “” “” “” “” “”? Ann B. Wheeler, Chair of the Prince William County Board of Supervisors. “These awards are another benchmark for increasing strategic brand awareness regionally and nationally for Prince William County.”
About the Prince William County Department of Economic Development
The Prince William County Department of Economic Development provides services to support and promote the expansion of existing businesses and attract new businesses to PWC. For more information, the Ministry of Economic Development can be contacted by email at [email protected], by phone at 703-792-5500 or by fax at 703-792-5502. Learn more about the Department at pwcded.org.