Officials from Arizona hunt for partnerships

Arizona appeals to many Central Alberta pleasure travellers. But it’s also got a lot to offer business people here. That’s the case a representative of the Arizona Commerce Authority will be making next week during a visit to Central Alberta.

Arizona appeals to many Central Alberta pleasure travellers. But it’s also got a lot to offer business people here.

That’s the case a representative of the Arizona Commerce Authority will be making next week during a visit to Central Alberta.

Mike Carroll will speak with business people and others here, tour the region and try to plant the seeds for cross-border partnerships.

Carroll’s itinerary will include a networking dinner and reception at the Holiday Inn & Suites on Gasoline Alley on Wednesday, Aug. 14, from 5 to 8 p.m.

Cost to attend is $25, with the deadline for registration Aug. 12. Additional information can be found online at http://arizonaandalberta.eventbrite.ca or by contacting Shanna Doupe of Central Alberta: Access Prosperity at shanna.doupe@accessprosperity.ca or 403-356-4935.