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The town of Avon has appointed Susan Fairweather as director of economic initiatives — a new position. The Town Council identified the importance of hiring an economic development specialist as a critical step in working with current businesses and attracting new ventures, as well as developing Avon’s special event offerings. Susan will focus on filling vacant offices and will work with our regional economic development partners. A nationwide search resulted in more than 17 viable candidates for the position, six of whom were selected to review and critique Avon’s economic development planning documents. From video conference interviews; two experienced candidates were selected for final panel interviews from which Susan was selected as the top candidate.

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