MMDC announced the selection of Rory Thomas as the organization's new President. Thomas brings a background in business and economic development coupled with extensive experience in finance, fundraising, and strategic planning. He previously served as the Executive Director of the Tennessee Small Business Development Center.
Thomas becomes the second president of MMDC, selected from a nationwide pool of nearly 30 candidates. MMDC conducted the search over a four-month period after the passing of its inaugural president, Tommy Pacello.