The Northeast Economic Development Association offers a wide range of programming for our members, and other stakeholders.  All event registrations will take you to an other page for registration. 



Topic: How to be Successful at Virtual Engagement for Site Selection and More

When: April 12, 2022 8:30 AM

Where: Zoom

We all know that relationships are important when it comes to site selection and business attraction and showcasing your community. What happens when that relationship and showcase must become virtual? Lauren Bryson of FOCUS Central PA and Mark Burke of MYNDDSET will lead us through virtual event strategy, planning and implementing for highly engaging, interactive experiences using virtual platforms, tools and strategies for successful virtual engagements including site visits to secure project WINs! If you have questions about how to be the most effective economic developer in the virtual world, this is a NEDA Talk that you won’t want to miss.

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Lauren Bryson, Executive Director,          Focus Central PA

Lauren is a proud advocate for smart economic growth in Central Pennsylvania.  Lauren has experience supporting nonprofit Boards throughout the region, business attraction and investment, industrial and commercial real estate development, infrastructure, leadership, partnership collaboration, management, graphics design, market research, manufacturing, and strategic marketing plan development. 

Mark T Burke, MYNDDSET – Founder

For thirty years, Mark has created meaningful human engagement for learning, organizational development, and community building. MYNDDSET helps clients across the United States design, plan, and produce live virtual and hybrid events for audiences spanning the globe.  “We care deeply about our clients and how they engage the people they serve. We live by our motto; Your event MATTERS.”

Past Events

February NEDA TALK

Topic: Business Recovery with Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce CEO

When: February 23, 2022 8:30

Where: Zoom

Join Randy Peers to learn about innovative recovery strategies the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce has undertaken to support small business across the Brooklyn.

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Randy Peers

Randy Peers serves as President and CEO of the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce, he brings with him decades of workforce, economic development and executive leadership expertise.