LABELLE, FL. -- Hendry County Economic Development Council has announced Brent Kettler as their new Executive Director. Kettler is a veteran of SWFL economic development, having spent several years with the Lee County EDO, and recently coming off several contracting engagements, most notably as the data lead for the SWFL Community Foundation's FutureMakers effort.
Kettler comments “I come to Hendry County with a great deal of excitement, I see opportunity for the County having watched and experienced economic development over the last several years. I am excited to leverage what I have learned and my experience to help advance economic development in Hendry County.”
Tuesday Tritt, President of EDC Board of Directors said “Brent’s wealth of experience and industry knowledge has already made him a key addition at the EDC. We view his appointment as a sign of our commitment to moving Hendry County forward. We are very fortunate that we were able to find someone of Brent’s caliber to fulfill this role. I’m confident that Brent will play a key role in providing and implementing high quality solutions for Hendry County.”