State of Downtown Raleigh 2015
PAST DATES AND TIMES
- Thursday, April 30, 2015 8:00 am - 10:00 am
LOCATION: Raleigh Convention Center - 500 S Salisbury St
Pre-Registration has Closed.
On-Site Registration will be available from 8am-8:30am on Thursday, April 30th. Entry will be $20.00 per person, CASH OR CHECK ONLY.
Each year, the Downtown Raleigh Alliance (DRA) hosts The State of Downtown Raleigh event to provide a comprehensive market analysis of Raleigh's Central Business District (CBD) for the purpose of informing - and exploring new partnerships with - the investor and real estate community. This is the premier event for developers, brokers, and economic developers whose clients would benefit from learning more about Raleigh's CBD - an amenity-rich location poised to become an office campus for technology companies. Downtown is also a dynamic place to live with an unmatched variety of amenities, and it is a valuable asset to Raleigh and Wake County stemming from a tax valuation in the billions providing surplus revenues for Raleigh and Wake County.
Our distinguished panel will discuss these trends from their own perspective as investors, leaders, and analysts:
- Pam Blondin - Owner of Deco Raleigh
- Jim Greene - Assistant City Manager of Economic Development for the City of Raleigh
- Bill King - Planning & Development Manager for Downtown Raleigh Alliance
- Ted Klinck - Chief Investment Officer of Highwoods Properties
- Fraser Van Asch - Executive Vice President & General Manager for McClatchy Interactive
David Diaz, President & CEO of the DRA, will moderate the panel discussion and unveil the findings from the 2015 State of Downtown publication designed specifically for investors and economic developers who are interested in assisting clients locate a new company in Raleigh's downtown.
Imprint Awards will also be given to new construction and rehabilitation projects completed in 2014 that significantly contributed to the identity of downtown Raleigh.
The awards will be presented to:
- Carolina Ale House - LM Restaurants
- Devon 425
- Hibernian Pub
- McClatchy Interactive
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