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Wednesday, November 01, 2017 10:28 am

Verbatim: Regional Partnership Welcomes Vice President of Business Development

The following was received on Wed., Nov. 1, 2017 by the Indiana Regional Partnership:

FORT WAYNE, Ind. – The Northeast Indiana Regional Partnership announced today that business development professional Chad Ruston is joining the leadership team to serve as Vice President of business Development.

In this role, Ruston is responsible for attracting new businesses to Northeast Indiana. He will lead the development and execution of the overall business development strategy to maximize lead generation for the region and contribute to the organizational strategic planning process.

Ruston joins the Regional Partnership with direct experience in business development, most recently with Hollister Incorporated where he led a team of nearly 60 people focused on U.S. sales and marketing.

Chad is a critical addition to the Regional Partnership’s leadership team,” said John Sampson, President and CEO of the Northeast Indiana Regional Partnership. “He brings many years of experience and expertise in business development leadership including strategic sales and marketing.”

“I am humbled to join the innovative and dedicated team at the Regional Partnership as we work to increase business investment and compete in the global marketplace,” said Chad Ruston, Vice President of Business Development. “I’m a native Hoosier, and I look forward to making a significant impact in attracting new business to Northeast Indiana.”

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