RealTruck Founder to Keynote Economic Development Conference

Posted: Jun 12 2018
MADC President and CEO Stephanie Hoffart and Marketing Director Terri Philion are registered to attend the 2018 Economic Development Association of North Dakota’s (EDND) Summer Conference in Jamestown, N.D.  Economic development professionals from across the state will gather June 19 – 21, 2018 at the Gladstone Inn & Suites for peer-to-peer networking and continuing education.  This year’s theme is “Potential: Unlimited.”
Recruiting a 21st century workforce, workforce development, and talent attraction are among the topics that will be explored as part of the event’s professional development component.  Scott Bintz is the featured keynote.  Bintz is the past CEO and Founder of RealTruck.Com, an online truck and suv accessories store that was created in North Dakota in 1998.  RealTruck has grown into a multi-million dollar online e-commerce superstore.  Attendees will also have the opportunity to tour the Spiritwood Energy Park, a 551-acre industrial park located approximately 10 miles east of Jamestown.  Dakota Spirit AgEnergy is the anchor tenant at the Spiritwood Energy Park.