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LVEDC to Host 2019 Annual Meeting, State of the County Events

By Colin McEvoy on January 9, 2020

The Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corporation hosted its annual meeting at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks in Bethlehem on March 19, 2019.

The Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corporation hosted its 2019 Annual Meeting at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks in Bethlehem on March 19, 2019.

The Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corporation (LVEDC) has announced the date for its 2020 Annual Meeting, as well as the State of the County events it will be hosting for both Lehigh and Northampton counties.

The LVEDC Annual Meeting will be held on Thursday, March 19, highlighting economic development projects and activity from the 2019 calendar year and recognizing the companies and individuals that have contributed to the region’s economic success.

“This past year has been one for the record books for the Lehigh Valley economy,” said LVEDC President & CEO Don Cunningham. “Our Annual Meeting will show why the region is poised to become recognized as one of America’s great midsize metropolitan areas as we head into a new decade.”

The 2020 LVEDC Annual Meeting will be held at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks in Bethlehem. Attendance is free, but pre-registration is required. Visit here to register and for more information.

Last year’s annual meeting drew record crowds and saw the launch of the new Made Possible in Lehigh Valley marketing initiative. The LVEDC Annual Report is also released each year at the event, with last year’s report winning an international economic development award.

A video synopsis of last year’s LVEDC Annual Meeting can be viewed below:

LVEDC will also host the State of Lehigh County address on with County Executive Phillips Armstrong on Thursday, February 27, and the State of Northampton County address with County Executive Lamont McClure on Thursday, April 16.

The Lehigh County event will be held as a mixer and address at Coca-Cola Park in Allentown, inside the PNC Club Level. The Northampton County address will be a breakfast in the Grand Ballroom of the Historic Hotel Bethlehem.

Both events are free to attend, but pre-registration is required. Register for the Lehigh County event here, and for the Northampton County event here.

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