SAN MARCOS, Texas – The Greater San Marcos Partnership (GSMP), the economic development organization for Counties of Hays and Caldwell, will host the Texas Innovation Corridor Economic Outlook 2021, a live and virtual event that highlights the data, issues, and strategies that will have an impact on the region’s economy over the next year.
The event is scheduled for Thursday, December 9th, 11:30 am to 1:30 pm at the Embassy Suites / San Marcos Conference Center.
The keynote panel of the event consists of four economists who will cover the prospects for the US economy and investment markets as well as perspectives and insights specifically for the economies of Central and South Texas in an interactive discussion.
The panel will be moderated by Alan Adelman, Senior Fund Manager and Senior Research Analyst at Frost Bank. He is supported by Thomas Bergeron, Senior Fund Manager and Senior Research Analyst at Frost Bank. Jonathan Waite, Senior Research Analyst at Frost Bank; and Belinda Román, Professor of Economics at St. Mary’s University and Senior Economist for Román Economics.
In addition, the Economic Outlook event will host a second panel discussion by local experts who will share insights on how the current environment has changed their -proach to thriving in today’s economy.
This panel will be moderated by GSMP President Jason Giulietti and presented by Donny Hirsch, Director of Corporate Manufacturing at Thermon Industries; Jessica Rudman, branch manager at Priority Personnel; and Shilpa Amin, owner of Stonebridge Hotels, LLC.
“Texas has responded consistently to COVID-19, and the success of that strategy is evident in the unprecedented investments we have seen over the past year,” said Giulietti. “The GSMP Economic Outlook will examine how the Texas Innovation Corridor played a key role in these results and what we expect for further development.”
Virtual and in-person tickets for the general public can be purchased online through EventBrite. Personal attendees must follow COVID-19 security protocols.
The Greater San Marcos Partnership (GSMP) is the 501c6 regional economic development organization for the City of San Marcos and Hays & Caldwell Counties, focused on positioning the region for a wider variety of high-quality, higher-wage jobs. The GSMP mission is to increase economic opportunity for everyone in the heart of the Texas Innovation Corridor.
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