Walter J. Elish has been named president and CEO of Northern Colorado Economic Development Corporation (NCEDC) by unanimous vote of the NCEDC Board of Directors. As president and CEO, Elish will lead efforts to build the organization’s investor base and communicate with all investors. He also will oversee NCEDC programs that attract new businesses to the region and retain and expand existing businesses throughout Northern Colorado.
Mr. Elish began his position with NCEDC on Oct. 10. He served most recently as president and CEO of Aroostook Partnership for Progress in Caribou, Maine, a regional economic development initiative.