'Heart of Grant County' Spotlights Small Business

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Students shot and edited the video last fall. Students shot and edited the video last fall.

Grant County Economic Growth Council has partnered with the Taylor University media department to produce a video promoting the community's small business climate. The school has previously worked with the organization to produce videos highlighting quality of life and entrepreneurship efforts.

The county worked with Taylor students Natalie Francis, Niko Hays and Jenni Riddett to film and edit the video in the fall of 2016. 

Taylor students have previously worked on videos with the county spotlighting the Young Entrepreneurs program and the Grant's Got Talent project.

The council has also announced new board members and officers:


Bill Livingston of General Cable 
Phil Herring of JG Bowers
Kayla Johnson of Main Street Marion
Wendy Puffer of Indiana Wesleyan University
Trevor Martens of First Farmers Bank & Trust
Jody Pomeroy of Salin Bank
Jerry Breeck of Vectren
Jeff Wakefield of Marion General Hospital


Bill Gartland - President
Brett Carey - President Elect
Anne Duncan - VP of Resource
Scott Adams - VP of Strategy & Evaluation
Kyle Hawkins - VP of Marketing
Josh Matchette - Secretary/Treasurer

You can see the new video, called The Heart of Grant County, below:


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