More Than 700 Attended the #STLGrown Celebration
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A crowd of more than 700 attended the St. Louis Economic Development Partnership’s 2017 Annual Meeting on June 1 at the Chase Park Plaza.
Speakers included St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger, St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson, Edward Jones Principal of Information Systems Frank LaQuinta and Better Weekdays Founder & CEO Chris Motley.
The crowd also heard from Partnership CEO Sheila Sweeney and World Wide Technology Co-Founder & Chairman David Steward (via a pre-recorded video). FOX 2 News Anchor Margie Ellisor emceed the event.
Click on the image below for a replay of the event, courtesy of HEC-TV.
The event highlighted projects and celebrated accomplishments from the past year. The theme was once again “St. Louis grown” and individuals were asked to use #STLGrown with their social media posts.
“There is so much happening in St. Louis right now,” one speaker pointed out. “Innovation is everywhere and it’s spurring a rebirth for our region. The positive stories are at every single table today.”
Click below for the event’s featured video, courtesy of Mike Martin Media.