BRADENTON, Fla. – The Bradenton Area Economic Development Corp. (EDC) has named Rick Fawley, president of Fawley Bryant Architects Inc., and Fredrick J. Piccolo, president and chief executive officer of Sarasota Bradenton International Airport, to the EDC’s Executive Committee, according to Sharon Hillstrom, EDC president and chief executive officer.
Also serving on the Executive Committee are Dayton Amey, Tropicana Products; Mark Barnebey, Blalock Walters, P.A.; Jerry Marlar, Mauldin & Jenkins, CPA’s LLC; Mike Moschella, Hancock Bank; John Rice, Rice’s Appliance & TV; and Rae Dowling of Florida Power & Light.
The EDC is the lead economic development organization for the Bradenton area’s nine communities located on the south side of Tampa Bay. The EDC works to diversify the local economy by attracting and retaining high-wage jobs for area residents, and connecting existing businesses to the resources they need to succeed. Information: www.ThinkBradentonArea.com.