(GWINNETT-METRO ATLANTA) March 5, 2018 – Partnership Gwinnett, Georgia’s largest local economic development organization, announced today that Megan Wing has joined the team in the role of Project Manager. Wing will work closely with and represent existing organizations and prospect companies in the Technology and Life Sciences industries.
“I am delighted to join the Partnership Gwinnett team,” said Wing. “Gwinnett’s prosperous business community is a model for the region and I look forward to playing a role in its continued progress.”
As Project Manager, Wing will be responsible for developing and managing economic development projects and initiatives in Partnership Gwinnett’s targeted industry sectors of Technology and Life Sciences. She will work collaboratively with public and private sector partners to support the goals outlined in Partnership Gwinnett’s community and economic development strategy, implement programs that support existing and prospect companies in the technology and life sciences sectors and serve as a liaison with her targeted industry organizations.
Megan Wing joins the Partnership Gwinnett team with a diverse professional portfolio in the fields of business development and talent acquisition. Her training in these fields combined with a background in life sciences will aid in her effort to recruit, retain, and expand businesses in the technology and life sciences industry.
“Megan’s skill set and confidence in developing professional relationships will be great assets in her new role as Project Manager,” said Andrew Carnes, Sr. Director of Economic Development for Partnership Gwinnett. “We look forward to her joining our team and sharing our commitment to ensuring economic success in Gwinnett.”
Wing joins Partnership Gwinnett after serving with MarketSource, a business development company in Alpharetta, Georgia. During her tenure with the company Wing was promoted twice, ending her time with the company has a Senior Launch Recruiting Specialist. In this role, she worked closely with internal leadership and external clients like Hisense and Dyson to launch sales programs and identify high performing talent. Megan earned a Bachelor of Arts in Biology from the LaGrange College in LaGrange, Georgia.
For more information, or to learn how to get involved in local community and economic development efforts, please visit www.partnershipgwinnett.com.
About Partnership Gwinnett
Partnership Gwinnett is a public-private initiative dedicated to bringing new jobs and capital investment to Gwinnett County, Georgia. Since 2006, Partnership Gwinnett has worked with its local partners to attract and retain jobs, cultivate capital investment, support educational institutions, foster workforce development and contribute to the exceptional quality of life found in Gwinnett. Fueled by the support of over one hundred companies, municipalities, Gwinnett County, K-12 and higher education systems, the mission of Partnership Gwinnett is to strengthen the community’s diverse economy to compete in the global marketplace and position Gwinnett as the premiere place to live, work and play.
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