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Hon. Ken Bowman

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Economic Development Director

Phone: (252) ***-****  HQ Phone
Warren County Economic Development Commission
501 US Hwy 158 Business East
Warrenton , North Carolina 27589
United States

Company Description: The EDC acts as the business recruitment agency for Warren County, North Carolina.  EDC works with existing industry and new business to locate or grow their...   more

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Kenneth Bowman
Ken Bowman is the new director of economic development for Warren County.
WARRENTON - Ken Bowman, director of economic development for Warren County, intends to be proactive in bringing new industry into the county.
By aggressively reaching out to potential clients, Bowman said he could show them the business opportunities Warren County offers.
Bowman brings a mix of experience to his position. In addition to 31 years of experience with the U.S. Army and the Virginia National Guard, he has functioned both as staff and as a board member at the county level. In both capacities, his focus was on economic development.
During his time with the military, Bowman held a variety of staff and command positions. He spent eight years on active duty, including a 12-month tour in Vietnam. He retired with the rank of lieutenant colonel.
From 2002 to 2009, he worked as a senior military analyst at Fort Monroe, Virginia. During that period, he was elected to the York County Board of Supervisors, the equivalent of North Carolina's county commissioners. Four of the five supervisors were former military people, and the fifth was the wife of one.
"We understood the decision-making process," he said. "It was great training for me."
Bowman was instrumental in establishing the first Boys and Girls Club in the county and in the development of the county sports complex.
After his move to Pittsylvania County, he was successful in attracting industry to the county's industrial parks, experience that will be useful as he considers the potential of Triangle North Warren campus.
Bowman said economic development involves a twin approach.
"We need to look inward at our assets," he said.
Bowman established the Pittsylvania County economic development office from scratch, so he said he appreciates coming to an up-and-going operation in Warren County.
In spite of his proactive approach, Bowman acknowledges that economic development is a long-term process.
"We can't do it all at once," he said.
WoodWick Candles | Virginia Gift Brands - Premium Home Fragrance, 18 April 2012 [cached]
"This is a big announcement for us in Pittsylvania County and the region, Danville included," Pittsylvania County Economic Development Director Ken Bowman said to attendees.
Board of Directors | Overview, 30 Nov 2012 [cached]
Ken Bowman
Ken Bowman, Treasurer Director of Economic Development
Board of Directors, 12 June 2011 [cached]
Kenneth Bowman, The Pittsylvania County Economic Development Director
"It's a very good venture," Ken ..., 19 Jan 2011 [cached]
"It's a very good venture," Ken Bowman, Pittsylvania County's director of economic development, said of the produce business.
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