Sharon Decker http://wunc.org en Veteran CEO Tapped To Lead NC Commerce Privatization Plan http://wunc.org/post/veteran-ceo-tapped-lead-nc-commerce-privatization-plan <p></p><p>The state Commerce Department has hired a new leader to re-vamp and privatize economic development across the state.&nbsp; Richard Lindenmuth is the new Interim CEO of the Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina.</p><p>Lindenmuth has served as CEO of more than ten companies, and was president of ITT's Business and Consumer Communications Group in Raleigh.</p><p>Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker promised a total re-organization of her department.&nbsp; So, today, she and Governor Pat McCrory announced their choice for head of the new state partnership.</p> Wed, 08 Jan 2014 02:15:24 +0000 Leoneda Inge 28577 at http://wunc.org Veteran CEO Tapped To Lead NC Commerce Privatization Plan NC Commerce Talks Privatization http://wunc.org/post/nc-commerce-talks-privatization <p></p><p></p><p><a href="http://www.nccommerce.com/about-our-department/boards-commissions/economic-development-board">North Carolina’s Economic Development Board</a> is reviewing strategies and making suggestions on how to help re-vamp the state Commerce Department.</p><p>Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker says she’s pretty positive the Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina will be a reality.</p><p>“It’s a total re-organization, it is indeed.&nbsp; Redesign, I guess is a better way to say it," said Decker.</p> Thu, 12 Dec 2013 03:43:23 +0000 Leoneda Inge 27253 at http://wunc.org NC Commerce Talks Privatization