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RowanWORKS Welcomes New Director of Business Development


RowanWORKS is excited to announce the addition of Kendall Henderson as our new Director of Business Development.

Kendall HendersonKendall is a graduate of UNC Wilmington with six years of experience in business development. Most recently, she was employed by Phase 3 Marketing and Communications in Charlotte, NC, where she quickly moved up to become the Senior Business Development Manager.

In her new position, Kendall will be responsible for identifying and recruiting new business leads through direct marketing and relationship management. Kendall will officially begin her role on January 9.

"Words cannot begin to describe my excitement as I embark on this new journey with RowanWORKS,” said Kendall Henderson. “I am beyond thrilled to have been given this opportunity and could not feel more honored. It is quite the undertaking, but I'm ready for the challenge. I'm so passionate about Rowan County and feel optimistic about taking us to the next level."

Rowan County enters 2017 with a number of recently announced corporate expansions and relocations, indicating a renewed interest in the community as a business destination. "Economic development in Rowan County has experienced some recent unprecedented momentum,” said Stephen Kidd, Chairman of the RowanWORKS Board of Directors. "We are excited to announce and welcome Kendall Henderson to our team to help promote and develop that momentum in her new role at RowanWORKS.”

"Kendall brings a strong track record of marketing success to Rowan County and we believe she is going to help jumpstart the county’s outreach, business recruitment, and economic development efforts,” said Greg Edds, Chairman of the Rowan County Board of Commissioners.  "We are very fortunate to be bringing her to RowanWORKS.”

View the press release.


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