Pike County Economic Development Authority to hold Economic Summit

On Wednesday, November 13th, the Pike County Economic Development Authority (EDA) will host its first-ever Economic Development Summit at 5:30PM at the Riverview Inn on Shay Lane in Matamoras.

Kathy Hummel, Chair of the EDA Board of Directors stated, “This is the perfect opportunity to share with the business community, elected officials and interested residents what we see as a spike in economic activity in the county. New business and new jobs are coming to Pike and this event will give the EDA the opportunity to explain why and how existing business can benefit.”

Ms. Hummel will be joined by a panel of experts including Commissioner Matt Osterberg, Realtor Dave Chant, Steve Yokimishym of the Governor’s Action Committee, Dave Nat of NEPA and Cynthia Defebo of the Workforce Investment Board.

Aileen M. Sullivan, Manager of Public Affairs for Orange & Rockland Utilities explained, “Orange & Rockland Utilities is pleased to sponsor this event in the interest of keeping the community informed.” A buffet dinner will be served ($22 in advance/$25 at the door) and a cash bar will be available. Please contact Tammy Savarese (570-296-7332) to make your reservation or for additional information.