Head Island, South Carolina
Economic Development Corporation
â€“ Executive Director
The Town of Hilton
Head Island Economic Development Corporation is looking for a dynamic,
experienced economic development leader who will be solely focused on
attracting appropriate new business to Hilton Head Island, as well as
supporting existing businesses in their growth and development efforts. This
newly created position provides an exciting opportunity to promote and
demonstrate Hilton Head Island as an extraordinary location for conducting
business, in addition to being a premiere vacation and retirement destination.
With more than 40,000 full-time
residents and over 2.5 million annual visitors. Hilton Head Island boasts an internationally
recognized brand, known for its unprecedented natural resources. The economic
development leader must harness the power of the HHI brand to promote and
enhance business development and job creation on the Island, ultimately
expanding the tax base for the benefit of all HHI residents and guests. The
ideal candidate will thrive in the unique collaborative environment that exists between the Economic Development
Corporation of Hilton Head Island, the
Town of Hilton Head Island Staff, and other local and regional economic
partners throughout the state. Resources from each of these entities will
provide support for this endeavor.
Candidate will report to newly created Board
of Directors of 7 community leaders.
4. Must have done a start up ED/Business
5. Redevelopment experience
6. Job creator
7. Political Savvy
send resume and cover letter and salary history to Sara Massana
Sara@thepacegroup.com and to John Lovorn at John@thepacegroup.com. Interested candidates are encouraged to apply no later than June
30, 2014. More information is available upon request.