The municipal development promoter hired from among a crowd of 37 candidates officially starts work next week. His job: attract new businesses to the borough of Pottstown.
Borough Manager Jason Bobst thinks Pottstown may just now be coming into its own. At least many of the needed pieces are in place, he said.
The new executive director of Pottstown's re-launched economic development group, PAID Inc., must possess several highly sought qualities ... and be able to leap tall buildings in a single bound. Almost.
Pottstown Area Industrial Development Inc., with a new board and a new mission to lead the borough's economic development, came out to the public Thursday night.