George Latimer Makes First Appearance as County Executive

NOVEMBER 15, 2017

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Incoming Westchester County Executive Will Discuss Key Initiatives of His New Administration, Issues Critical to Region’s Business Community

White Plains, NY – [November 15, 2017] – In what will be his second week in office, incoming Westchester County Executive George Latimer will address the Westchester County Association (WCA) – the region’s preeminent business membership and advocacy organization – at their 22nd annual breakfast event on Wednesday, January 10, 2018, at the Westchester Marriott, 670 White Plains Road in Tarrytown.

 

The event marks Latimer’s first appearance before Westchester’s business community as County Executive. Mr. Latimer will discuss the key initiatives of his new administration and the region’s economic opportunities and challenges. Latimer will set forth his vision and goals for the next four years in front of a crowd of over four hundred business and community leaders.

 

The WCA has asked him to address his plans to: enhance the county’s economic development initiatives and establish public private partnerships; work with the business, education and medical communities to help fight the Opioid Crisis; and how he will utilize new technology to streamline and consolidate government services.

 

The WCA’s Annual County Executive Breakfast will begin at 8:00 a.m. and include a networking session, the County Executive’s address, and a Q&A session moderated by William M. Mooney, Jr., president and chief executive officer of the WCA.

 

“We look forward to hearing more about George Latimer’s vision for Westchester and to creating a dialogue with him around the issues critical to the region’s business community,” said William M. Mooney, Jr., president and chief executive officer of the WCA. “This breakfast will be the first step in a much larger effort to forge a strong partnership between Latimer and the county’s business community that creates economic opportunity and elevates Westchester as the region’s best place to live, work and play.”

 

Tickets for the County Executive Breakfast are $85 for WCA members and $95 for future members and may be purchased online at westchester.org.  To become a sponsor or purchase a table, email Christina Barry at cbarry@westchester.org.

 

About The Westchester County Association

The Westchester County Association (www.westchester.org) is the preeminent business leadership organization serving Westchester County and the region. The Association is committed to Smart Growth, business advocacy and economic vitality, and to providing a strong and clear voice for the interests of business. Its key objectives are to promote positive economic development in the region; foster business development; and provide its members with access to and interaction with key public and private sector individuals, agencies and organizations.