Hickman County WEOC (Workforce Employer Outreach Committee) Meeting

The WEOC is an ongoing effort by the TN Department of Labor and Workforce Development to reach out to Tennessee employers and provide valuable information to foster economic development and promote our services.

Thursday, April 30, 2009
11:30 A.M.
Tennessee Career Center
130 Progress Center Plaza
Centerville, Tennessee

Meeting Topic:
How the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act Will Benefit the Workforce

Guest Speaker:
Jan McKeel, Executive Director, South Central Tennessee Workforce Alliance

Lunch is being hosted by the South Central Tennessee Workforce Alliance
Please RSVP to Sharon Johnson
(615)595-5987 or sharon.johnson@state.tn.us or to the Hickman County Career Center at (931)729-5941 by Wednesday April 29th

We look forward to seeing you!

About Daryl Phillips, CEcD

I am a professional economic developer. I presently work for communities and companies in developing and implementing workforce and economic development solutions as CEO of Phillips Economic Development Solutions (Phi EDS). Prior to September 2017, I was the economic development professional who served a community team of elected officials, business people, community leaders and dedicated stakeholders for economic development in Cheatham County, Tennessee (pop. 39,880) and its four towns. During my five-year tenure, I served the team as Cheatham County grew over 1,700 jobs, turned around population declines at the start of this decade into healthy population growth, increased tourism expenditures 20.3% and local tax revenue from tourism 25.4%, grew sales tax revenue 36%, focused on developing the local workforce and was recognized by SmartAsset as having the 9th highest Incoming Investment Index of all the 95 counties in Tennessee. I am a member of International Economic Development Council, Southern Economic Development Council, Tennessee Economic Development Council and International Council of Shopping Centers. I have earned the designation of Certified Economic Developer (CEcD) from International Economic Development Council (IEDC), the Economic Development Finance Professional (EDFP) certification from National Development Council and hold a Master of Business Administration from Tennessee Technological University.
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