New CEO for EDC of Central Illinois

The Economic Development Council of Central Illinois and Focus Forward Central Illinois (FFCI) have named Jennifer Daly as EDC CEO.

She has spent the past 6 years as the Executive Director and CEO for the Morton EDC and Chamber of Commerce. During that time, Morton credits her with helping the village attract 38 new businesses and encouraging 24 business expansions.

Daly says, “I am honored to have been selected to serve in this regional role. Over the past few years I have had the privilege to work hand-in-hand with a wide variety of business professionals, community leaders, and economic development colleagues on the development of a strategy for the betterment of our five county region. It will be exciting to have a leadership role in the implementation of this strategy.”

Her first day will be November 3rd.

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