PADUCAH, KY — Paducah Economic Development hires a project manager. Heather Pierce is a native of Paducah and has experience working for small business, non-profit, corporations and has fourteen years of real estate experience.

“We look forward to Heather joining our team. She will be an intricate part of our activities at EntrePaducah and Paducah Economic Development and will support our mission to create jobs and business opportunities for all residents in Paducah and McCracken County, ” said Scott Darnell, President/CEO of Paducah Economic Development.

Heather will assist in the implementation of the Forward Paducah strategy and work collaboratively with the public/private sector partners of Paducah Economic Development as project manager.

“I am excited to be a part of Paducah Economic Development in the role of project manager. In my new role, I will be able to assist business owners in expanding their businesses and reach their goals. I will also be able to work with new businesses entering the area to discuss the benefits of our community and help them see the potential of the Greater Paducah area,” said Heather Pierce.

Pierce starts her new role as project manager with Paducah Economic Development Monday, August 13.