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Urban Update: A Brokers & Developers Council Event

By Michael Keller on May 31, 2018

Date/Time
Date(s) - 05/31/2018
4:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Location
Tower 6

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Join us for LVEDC’s first Brokers & Developers Council event of 2018: An urban update and tour of City Center’s Tower 6. The event will take place on Thursday, May 31, from 4 – 6:30 p.m. on the 10th floor of Tower 6. Hear from a panel of experts as they discuss the changing urban landscape in the Lehigh Valley’s cities and the factors that are attracting companies and people to downtown locations.

Panel discussion:
John Callahan, Director of Development, Peron Development
J.B. Reilly, President & CEO, City Center Investment Corporation
Lynn Turner, Senior Vice President & Chief Human Resource Officer, Lehigh Valley Health Network

Moderated by: Don Cunningham, President & CEO, LVEDC

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Downtown Allentown

 

Registration is free for LVEDC Investors. Non-investor tickets are $25. Register below. If you are an investor, please use your work email to receive the investor rate. Please contact Diane Milia at [email protected] or 610-266-6775 if you are having trouble registering.

 

 

 

 

 

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