Economic development director coming to Grand Junction

Fiona Arnold
Fiona Arnold

Fiona Arnold, executive director of the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade, is scheduled to speak at an upcoming event hosted by the Grand Junction Area Chamber of Commerce.

The quarterly membership meeting is scheduled for noon June 18 at the Mesa County Workforce Center, located at 512 29 1/2 Road. Admission is $15 for chamber members, $20 for others.

The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade offers a range of resources designed to support economic development, including business recruitment, relocation and retention as well as financing and incentive programs.

Arnold was appointed director of the office in November. She previously worked in a range of positions, including owner and president of the River North Investment Co., a real estate development firm, as well as executive vice president and general counsel of Vail Resorts and associate general counsel at what is now Andarko Petroleum.

For reservations or more information about the meeting, call 242-3214 or visit www.gjchamber.org.