Boone County Community and Economic Development Corp.
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The Boone County Community and Economic Development Corporation (BCCEDC) was organized to promote economic and community development, and tourism opportunities in Boone County, West Virginia. We are a non-profit development corporation marketing beautiful Boone County, West Virginia. The corporation is operated by a Board of Directors, whose president is appointed by the Boone County Commission. The BCCEDC also manages the Boone County Business Development Center. We offer comfortable, friendly, and equipped space to start your business. Located within 500 miles of half of the US population, come to Boone County and explore what we can do for your business!
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To diversify our economy with new businesses and offering new opportunities for growth to our existing companies.
"To Aggressively Work to Help Build the Foundation for Economic and Community Growth in Boone County, While Striving to Improve the Quality of Life for All Citizens of Boone County."
We offer assistance to existing business owners as well as anyone who dreams of starting their own company. The BCCEDC has free business coaches who offer advice on paperwork, taxes, and marketing. Our staff can aid you in finding the perfect location to help your succeed. Microloans are also available to approved individuals. The BCCEDC works with multiple partners to help obtain funding to expand or open your business. What are you waiting for? Call us today!
Executive Director: Kris Mitchell
2006 Master of Public Administration, West Virginia University
2004 Bachelor in Leadership, Wheeling Jesuit University
1994 Associate in Accounting, Southern West Virginia Community & Techincal College
Kris has spent most of her career in government after working in the insurance and non-profit fields. She is a
Boone County native and resides there with her husband, Chuck, and her pets.
Secretary: Judy Sanders
Judy is a native of Boone County and resides there with her husband, Clifton, and their two children.
Board of Directors:
Chairman: Eddie Hendricks, Commission President and retired school administrator
Vice Chair: Dan Parker, owner, Tillinghast & Neely Consulting Forresters and Associates
Secretary/Treasurer: Carolyn Mullins, City Council Member and retired insurance agent
Members: Dennis Ferrell, Former Town Council Member and retired railroad worker
Joe Linville, Director of Operations for Southern WV Community & Technical College
Victor Farmer, Paralegal for Shaffer & Shaffer
Legal Counsel: Michael Basile
1 Avenue C, Suite 101
Madison, WV 25130