Place gets promoted to Marketing and Administrative Director


SEED (Sweetwater Enterprise for Economic Development) is excited to announce that Larissa Place has been promoted to the Marketing & Administrative Director. Larissa Place has been with SEED since April 2016. Prior to her joining SEED she was with Ludlum Measurements, Inc. for 5 years as the Director of Marketing. Before her term at LMI, Larissa was in Chicago, IL and Detroit, MI working in the automotive industry. She has a Bachelors of Science in Marketing from Penn State University and an Associates in Business Administration from Harrisburg Area Community College.
Larissa is excited to continue building SEED’s Marketing scope and to continue in their success maintaining consistent economic growth, including the creation and retention of jobs in Sweetwater. Since her employment with SEED, Larissa has completed a new look for the organization including a new website, tradeshow booth display, business cards, many marketing flyers and brochures and much more. Larissa comments “I am honored and would like to thank Ken Becker and the Board of Directors for their trust in me. I will work hard to contribute my best and shall strive to be a valuable asset to SEED and the community.”
Ken Becker, Executive Director said “We were fortunate that Larissa was available in the workforce. Her work ethics and marketing experiences were just the right fit at a time when SEED was looking. We are pleased to promote her to the position of Marketing & Administrative Director. It is well deserved and we expect big things from her as we move forward!"

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