Posted Tuesday, February 20th, 2018
Hanover Township Selected for 2017 Municipal Partner Economic Development Award
The keynote speaker will be Dr. William DeRosa, Chief of Oncology for Summit Medical Group’s MD Anderson Cancer Center.
DeRosa will address Summit Medical’s business model of developing a facility in Florham Park that brings world-class, multidisciplinary oncology services covering all aspects of cancer care to patients through their partnership with MD Anderson, which is the nation’s leading cancer center.
Prior to the luncheon, there will be a panel presentation about development in Morris County. including representatives from Langan, UPS, Onyx Equities and Rockefeller Group.
In addition, Real Estate Awards for 2017 transactions will be presented at the event in various categories:
“It’s truly a privilege to work with our Economic Development Advisory Committee,” said Hanover Township Mayor Ron Francioli. “They’re a premiere group of dedicated volunteers who willingly share their expertise in support of the business sector of our community and the high quality of life that characterizes Hanover Township.
“I couldn’t be more thrilled that the Morris County Economic Development Corporation is recognizing them for their outstanding work.”
Among the Advisory Committee’s top accomplishments in 2017 was the creation and public roll-out of “Hanover 2026,” a community development blueprint for Hanover Township’s 350th anniversary.
The presentation was the culmination of months of work on the part of EDAC’s volunteers to develop a comprehensive, strategic economic development program that aspires to leverage Hanover’s strengths, realize its opportunities, and confront (where possible) and mitigate weaknesses and threats.
The awards event will be held at the Wyndham Hamilton Park, from 12 noon to 1:30 p.m. The morning panel will run from 10:30 a.m. to 12 noon.
Sponsors include Langan, Onyx Equities and Gensler.
About the Morris County Economic Development Corp.
The Morris County Economic Development Corporation, a division of the Morris County Chamber of Commerce, is a partnership of government and businesses dedicated to growing the economy of Morris County, New Jersey, through programs and services that result in business attraction, creation, retention, and expansion. To learn more visit www.morriscountyedc.org.