Focus: Raising Consciousness with Regards to the Region’s Housing Realities
Global Iconic Branding
Speakers: Nathan Adams & Philip Cameron
Focus: Brand Jackson Hole as a place where knowledge-based businesses can grow and thrive by: doing an inventory of branding-related assets and determining what defines the Jackson Hole brand.
Tourism/Convention & Visitors Bureau
Speaker: Nancy Leon
Focus: Create a community-wide task force to create a CVB; create a CVB Chance Meetings to create multi-faceted support and strategies for a CVB.
Speaker: Susan Pieper-Bailey
Focus: Increase diversity at 2014’s 22 in 21; international food festival; expand language range of airport hosts
Speaker: Carrie Geraci
Focus: Start a Musicians’ Collective; start a “Creative Community Chance Meetings”
Knowledge Based Economy
Speaker: Don Watkins and Brian Talermo
Focus: Create skill-specific groups within knowledge-based industries; build a closer relationship with UWyo; survey local start-ups to better understand their needs and goals.
Focus: Capitalize on the new fiber optic system; spur local businesses’ knowledge of technology; complete a local tech resource guide
Speaker: Tanya Anderson
Focus: Explore ways to re-purpose assets and reduce carbon footprints; inventory items which may be affected by climate change and other resource constraints; explore alternative transportation modes.
Speaker: Aiden Doane
Focus: Expand customers for the region’s businesses