Committee Economic Development 2018 - 2019
Leads Chamber advocacy, collaboration, and communication to initiate and coordinate with other economic development resources in Seminole County and the region. The committee examines ways to serve as a resource for other entities by leveraging Chamber and other business resources.
Chair 2018 - 2019
Seminole County Economic Development
Business Retention & Expansion Manager
Appreciating the importance of our local business community, Seminole County Economic Development is dedicated to providing support and information on programs and incentives available to your business. Learn more at Businessinseminole.com.
Watson Relocation Services a division of Watson Realty Corp.
VP, Relocation Director, Broker
As the Relocation Director for Watson Relocation Services in Central Florida, Judy oversees the incoming Corporate and Broker referral activity and is responsible for developing corporate business relationships, coupled with managing and increasing Corporate and Broker referral activity.
Judy began her real estate career in 1998 with Watson Realty Corp. after being a second-generation business owner in the construction industry for 21 years. Judy was invited to join the relocation team in 2004, working with corporations, third party companies, brokers, and transferees. Judy is a member of Worldwide Employee Relocation Council (WERC) and has been awarded the Certified Relocation Professional (CRP) and Global Mobility Specialist (GMS) designations. Judy is active in the real estate community as well as the Southeastern Regional Relocation Council (SRRC).
Phoenix Systems Engineering
I am a Certified Mechanical Contractor serving Seminole County for many years. Phoenix Systems Engineering has been in business since 1996.
City of Longwood
Economic Development Manager
I spent most of my years in the N.E. Ohio region. Growing up in Youngstown, Ohio and after attending college, (Bucknell University), I returned to start a 25 year career in manufacturing management. As a plant manager and V.P of Manufacturing for several multi-national corporations I spent a significant amount of time in Europe and throughout the U.S. establishing new manufacturing sites and involved with the development of several visible projects in the aviation, steel, auto, entertainment and space industries. As a change of pace I started a business consultancy in 2002 focusing upon companies with 500 or less employees in Ohio then entred the economic development profession. I enjoy the opportunity to help businesses while making an impact on the community.
Fidelity Bank of Florida
Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer
Ada Reneau joined Fidelity Bank of Florida, N.A. in June 2017 as a commercial lender. Her role includes developing and servicing businesses in the central Florida area by providing a variety of commercial, real estate, and small business administration loan products. Ada has over 20 years of banking and lending experience working with both national banks and small community banks. Ada’s knowledge and proficiency in commercial lending, treasury services and analyzing commercial accounts provides her clients a variety of options to help them meet their financial goals. When communicating business strategies to new and existing clients her goal is to help them maximize revenue, grow their profit margins and watch their business succeed.
I have seen Seminole County grow by leaps an bounds, having lived here most of my life, I truly enjoy watching the changes and growth by being part of this great community. I started my Staffing Career in Seminole County. My professional experience and expertise is with Operations, Recruiting , Sales and Management. I have been with Manpower for two years in Business Development. My passion is being a resource to companies that are facing employment and hiring challenges. I provide strategic consultative business solutions and ideas to help companies meet their overall goals and objectives while maintain efficiencies and controlling costs. Working together we create valued partnerships.
World Financial Group of Lake Mary
Senior Marketing Director
Commander Carl F. Logan is originally from Philadelphia, PA. Carl graduated from Bethune-Cookman College in Daytona Beach, FL. Upon graduating, he worked for the Department of the Navy as a Budget Analyst at the Naval Training Equipment Center in Orlando, Florida.
CDR Logan, USN (Ret)., is currently a Senior Marketing Director with World Financial Group (WFG) and Registered Principle and Branch Office Manager with Transamerica Financial Advisors, Inc./TFG Division. Carl has been with the WFG over 19 years and has operations in five states. Carl is currently security licensed in 25 states and holds insurance license in 21 states.