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To create a positive business climate in Paulding County and improve the economic well-being and quality of life of its' citizens.
To assist in the retention and creation of jobs, improve local services, broaden the tax base and encourage capital investment by working with local, public, and private leaders, the state, and enlisting input and aid from the entire local community.
Back Row: Linda Hodges PCED Secretary, Joe B. Barker - WMYW 102.7, John Kobee - PCED Middle Row: Lisa McClure - PCAF Fairground Fund, Kathy Cadwallader - Paulding Dairy Queen, Kim & Tom Sinn - Paulding Ace Hardware Front Row: Terry Belland - Lafarge North America, Donna Garman - Herbert E. Orr Company, Terry Wehrkamp - Cooper Farms, Clint Reagle - Alex Products Not pictured: PSG Holding LLC, Putman Law Office, The Greenhouse Effect.
Bronze Members:Top Row: Linda Hodges PCED Secretary, Mike Kauser PCED Board Member, Randy Daeger – PolyOne, Larry Manz – Insource Technologies and PCED Board MemberMiddle Row: Megan Meeks, First Financial Bank, Elizabeth Vance First Federal Bank, Kathy Cadwallader – Paulding Dairy Queen and PCED Board Member, Clint Reagle – Alex Products, Bottom Row: Dennis Recker PCED Board Member, Steve Sinn – Tri County Roofing
Gold Members:Back Row: Harry Wiebe - Vice President, Mayor Greg White Middle Row: Terry Wehrkamp - Cooper Farms, Beth Coughlin - Bashore Reineck, Stoller & Waterman, Joyce Parrish - Antwerp Exchange Bank, Sara Keeran - Antwerp CIC Front Row: Roger Sierer - Paulding Village Council Member, Tom VanVlerah - Antwerp Village, Erika Willitzer - Paulding Putnam Electric
2015 Community Investment Awards
Silver Members:Front Row: Peter Prichard – Vantage Career Center, Donna Garman – Herber Orr, Terry Belland – Lafarge, Eric Baughman – Baughman Tile Back Row: Larry Manz an PCED At Large Member, Sarah Noggle PCED Board Member