Greenville Area Development Corp. to hold annual meeting on May 9

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GADC is tasked with improving citizen life in Greenville through economic growth and development. Photo provided.

The Greenville Area Development Corp. (GADC) plans to hold its annual meeting and luncheon from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. on May 9 at The Westin Poinsett in downtown.

The annual meeting will include the presentation of the GADC Chairman’s Award, given annually to an organization for “significant impact on and contributions to the economic betterment and growth of Greenville County,” according to a news release. It will also include a keynote address by Scott Clark, chairman and president of Michelin North America.

Clark was appointed chairman and president of Michelin North America in January 2018. He previously served as executive vice president of Michelin North America and COO of Michelin Americas Small Tires from 2007 to 2017. Clark has also served as senior vice president of Michelin in Asia, according to the release.

GADC is a nonprofit organization established by the Greenville County Council to promote and enhance economic growth and development. Since its founding in 2001, the organization’s efforts have resulted in the creation of more than 23,000 new jobs and more than $4 billion in capital investment in Greenville County.

The organization’s annual meeting and luncheon are open to investors and designated guests, according to the release. Advance reservations are required for all attendees.

For more information, contact Debie Gaudreau at 864-235-2008 or [email protected]


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