Trenton Business Week News

September 27, 2016

About Facilitator Scott Hutcheson

Scott Hutcheson is a senior associate for the Purdue Center for Regional Development (PCRD).  He will be facilitating the Four Strategic Doing Sessions:

  1. Waterfont Development
  2. Shop Local
  3. Food Industry
  4. Arts Economy

He works closely with local, regional, state and federal partners in in the areas of economic development strategy, innovation and collaborative leadership. He has worked in community and economic development since 1992.

Throughout his career, Scott has worked with over 300 local and regional communities in over 30 states and internationally with economic development professionals, higher education administrators and other stakeholders. At the federal level, Scott has extensive experience working with the Economic Development Administration, Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration, USDA Rural Development and the White House. Prior to his work with Purdue, Scott held corporate and philanthropic leadership positions with American Airlines and United Way. 

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