Greater Seattle Partners focused on regional competitiveness

New CEO will present at Economic Development Board on Oct 3

The Economic Development Board meeting on October 3 will feature Brian McGowan, the new CEO of Greater Seattle Partners. 

Mr. McGowan will share plans for the organization, which aims to advance the economic competitiveness of the Puget Sound region.

GSP is supported by companies including Boeing, Amazon, JP Morgan Chase, Microsoft, Starbucks and Alaska Airlines, and county executives, mayors and port commissioners from Snohomish, King and Pierce counties.

Prior to joining Greater Seattle Partners, Mr. McGowan was President and CEO of Atlanta Beltline, a $5 billion economic development and transportation initiative in Atlanta, Georgia.

Other items on the Economic Development Board’s agenda include:

The board meeting will be Wednesday, October 3, 1-3 p.m., at PSRC. You can find the full meeting agenda here or watch the meeting video.