The Florida Economic Development Council (FEDC) names Lynda Weatherman, President and CEO of the Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast, the 2011 Eunice Sullivan Economic Development Professional of the Year.
“Lynda has been a tireless contributor for the Florida economic development community and is long deserving of the prestigious, Eunice Sullivan Award,” remarked Amy Evancho, President and CEO of the FEDC. Lynda Weatherman and her team at the EDC of Florida’s Space Coast were also awarded the Deal of the Year for their success in bringing AAR Corp to their community.
Given annually in recognition of the achievement of an outstanding economic developer within the state of Florida, Lynda Weatherman was chosen by her peers, members of the FEDC. The award was first given in 1985 and was renamed in 1991 to honor Eunice Sullivan for her outstanding dedication and commitment to the economic development profession and the Florida Economic Development Council