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State of Downtown Durham Summit
April 21 @ 8:15 am - 12:00 pm
$32 – $155
Join Downtown Durham, Inc. for our 2021 Virtual Summit.
THE WAY FORWARD
Author and Co-founder of New Localism Advisors
Where are we now?
EXPLORING THE POST-PANDEMIC LANDSCAPE
Industry Segment Presentations:
NC ECONOMIC SUMMARY
Christopher Chung, CEO, Economic Development Partnership of NC
David Smith, Vice President, Cushman & Wakefield
Lynn Minges, President and CEO, NC Restaurant & Lodging Association
Andy Ellen, President & General Counsel, NC Retail Merchants Association
CULTURE & PLACEKEEPING
Zena Howard, Managing Director & Principal, Perkins & Will
DIVERSITY & INCLUSION
Kevin J. Price, President/CEO, The Institute
What’s next for downtown’s key economic drivers?
CITY OF DURHAM
Wanda Page, City Manager
Wendell Davis, County Manager
CAPITOL BROADCASTING COMPANY
Michael Goodmon, Vice President of Real Estate
Randy McKay, President & CEO
Scott Selig, Associate Vice President for Capital Assets
Mike Birling, Vice President
DURHAM CONVENTION CENTER
Rebecca Bolton, Regional Vice President at Spectra
What’s next for downtown’s major developments?
300/500 E. MAIN ST.
Ronn Stewart, Senior Vice President, Laurel Street
555 MANGUM/VAN ALEN APARTMENTS
Jeff Furman, Vice President, Development, Northwood Ravin
AMERICAN TOBACCO CAMPUS
Michael Goodmon Vice President of Real Estate, Capitol Broadcasting Company
Welch Liles, Director – Development, Asana Partners
Jessica Brock, Partner, Longfellow Real Estate Partners
ONE CITY CENTER/FIVE POINTS
Zach Prager, Director of Investments, Austin Lawrence Partners East
Larry Tilley, Owner, Acme Plumbing
Justin Sacco, Vice President, LRC Properties
Bryan Kane, CEO/Managing Partner, SLI Capital