OPEN FOR BUSINESS! Detroit Region Aerotropolis Development Corporation Announces CEO, New Name & Marketing Plan
Taylor, Mich., July 18, 2013 — The Detroit Region Aerotropolis Development Corporation (ADC) today announced it has hired a CEO, has completed a strategic marketing and organizational plan, and is rebranding itself as VantagePort.
Verna McDaniel, Washtenaw County Administrator and Interim ADC Chair, said “It took us longer than we had hoped but we’re pleased to have a highly qualified CEO dedicated to leading our efforts. We conducted a public search, received over 60 applications and after a complete review, we are confident that Tim Keyes is the best candidate to accomplish what we want done. Tim is very familiar with the Aerotropolis as he has been engaged to some degree with our work from the beginning, which will enable him to jumpstart the initiative and re-energize our efforts.”