BRADENTON – Economist Henry “Hank” Fishkind, Ph.D., will provide insights on local, regional and national economic trends on Thursday, January 12 at the 2017 Economic Forecast Breakfast sponsored by Hancock Bank in partnership with the Bradenton Area Economic Development Corporation (EDC). The event will be held 7:30 – 9:00 a.m. at Manatee Technical College, 6305 S.R. 70 E. in Bradenton. Register online at www.BradentonAreaEDC.com, by email to email@example.com, or call 941-803-9037.
“Dr. Fishkind’s annual forecast provides vital insights into the economy that help business owners prepare for trends that will affect their livelihoods,” said Carol Probstfeld, Ed.D., 2017 EDC chair and president of State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota.
With more than 30 years of experience in economic analysis and forecasting, Fishkind is widely regarded as one of Florida’s premier economists and financial advisors. He is a principal of Fishkind & Associates Inc., an economic and financial consulting firm with extensive experience in economic and fiscal impact analysis, policy studies, forecasting, and finance throughout Florida and the United States.
About the event
Date: Thursday, January 12, 2017
Time: 7:30 to 9:00 a.m.
Location: Manatee Technical College, 6305 S.R. 70 E., Bradenton
Cost: $65 – EDC investors, table of 8 for $650
$75 – All others, table of 8 for $750
About the Bradenton Area EDC
The Bradenton Area Economic Development Corporation (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: BradentonAreaEDC.com.