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What’s Happening On This Week’s Podcast:
Adrian Cannady, president and CEO at Temple Economic Development Corporation, joins Nick Riashi on the podcast, and on 60 Seconds with a Site Consultant Bryan Farlow (partner, The Arrowhead Group) shares his insights on the trends he has seen in foreign direct investment over the past year.
Adrian talks about his path from West Point Military Academy to economic development. He gets authentic about the real-life challenges he’s conquering with intentionality and presence, and he dives into why his dad is a huge role model for him.
Adrian joined the Temple EDC team in 2018 as the president and CEO. Previously, Adrian served as vice president of marketing of the Victoria Economic Development Corporation for more than 15 years, where he was in charge of retaining and expanding Victoria’s existing local industry as well as attracting new industry to the region through marketing efforts.