IEDC Names Outside Sales Director
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Article by Inside Indiana Business
Indianapolis, Ind. -- Sherry Rose, a seasoned economic development and marketing manager, will serve as the director of outside sales of the Indiana Economic Development Corporation (IEDC).
In her role at the state's job hunting agency, Rose will spearhead strategies and opportunities to tell Indiana's story on the national stage to attract companies to do business in Indiana and help companies currently located in Indiana establish a successful foundation to bring more jobs to the state. This will include identifying and organizing opportunities to meet and interact with chief executives, increasing lead generation, pursuing business attraction prospects and facilitating community and economic development opportunities with community leaders statewide.
"Indiana is one of the best products in the world to sell, and it is in high demand," said Victor Smith, Indiana Secretary of Commerce. "With the best workforce in the country and our predictable, low cost of doing business, Indiana enables businesses to save money and create more jobs. Sherry will connect with long-standing Indiana companies, as well as attract out-of-state businesses that would gain a competitive advantage in Indiana, helping fill our pipeline with promising leads that will maximize opportunities to win more jobs for Hoosiers."