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BY ALEX HOLLOWAY
Special to Daily Times Leader
MAYHEW â€” The Golden Triangle Development LINK will officially unveil the findings of an extensive regional economic development study at 9 a.m. today at East Mississippi Community College.
POLICOM Corporation, a Florida-based independent economic research firm, conducted the study and corporation president William Fruth will present the studyâ€™s findings and recommendations. Fruth, according to the firmâ€™s website, has evaluated data for more than 700 local economies throughout the United states, has created more than 200 economic and community studies and has offered presentations and workshops for state-national associations and community forums in 39 states.
Fruth presented a shortened version of the program to elected officials from the tri-county region Monday ahead of the official public unveiling.
Fruth has previously conducted economic studies for counties in the Golden Triangle. The current study is the first heâ€™s done for the region as a whole.
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