Economic Development Webinar to Focus on Agricultural Incubators

March 12, 2012
by Katie McConnell 

On March 22 at 2:30 p.m. Eastern time, NLC's Economic Development (ED) Peer Network is holding a webinar that will feature Margaret Brennan-Tonetta, associate vice president for economic development at Rutgers University and associate director of the New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station. Dr. Brennan-Tonetta will discuss the Food Innovation Center, a unique business incubation and economic development accelerator program, which provides business and technology expertise to startup and established food and value-added agriculture businesses in New Jersey and the surrounding region. 

The ED Peer Network is open to local elected officials, staff and other economic development stakeholders. The network provides a bi-monthly webinar and other opportunities to hear from experts and exchange best practices with peers. 

Register for this webinar on http://my.nlc.org/eweb. If you have any questions about the NLC Economic Development Peer Network or the upcoming webinar please contact Katie McConnell at mcconnell@nlc.org.