The Jefferson County Development Council, Inc. (“JCDC“), led by the JCDC Board of Directors and Executive Director, Brad Lashinsky, was presented with the Partner of the Year award by the Pennsylvania Economic Development Association (“PEDA“), during its annual fall conference. With a pool of over 230 possible recipients of the prestigious award, JCDC stood out as the best qualified, because of its significant accomplishments during 2017. JCDC’s receipt of the award marks the first time in several years that the distinguished honor has been presented to a PEDA-partner outside of the Philadelphia and Pittsburgh regions.
PEDA’s Press Release regarding its 2017 Economic Development Awards summarizes JCDC’s accomplishments as follows:
The Jefferson County Development Council, Inc., over the past year, has gone above and beyond in carrying out its mission to serve existing and new businesses in the communities it serves. In addition to effective utilization of various funding sources to complete a number of unique community and economic development projects, the organization notably facilitated the formation of the Jefferson County Resource Partnership, a collection of professionals who comprise the economic development delivery system in the county and who focus on providing assistance to businesses in all stages of business development and growth.
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