In 2010, 19 companies did.
In RAEDC-speak, it was 19 wins.
They were projects valued at $21.3 million and involved 1,509 jobs that were retained or are intended to be created by companies here.
Collaboration is key
The head salesperson is Janyce Fadden, 55, who was hired in 2004 after 26 years working in sales, marketing, customer service and operations jobs for different companies. She became president a year later, and in 2009 earned a base salary of $115,000, part of a compensation package totaling $171,888, according to IRS documents filed by RAEDC.
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