Buffet Breakfast: 7:30 – 8:00 AM
Program: 8:00 – 9:00 AM
Join the Maine Real Estate & Development Association (MEREDA) for breakfast on October 6 from 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM at Hollywood Casino Hotel in Bangor to hear the inside scoop from those who have their ears to the ground in the City of Bangor.
Tanya Emery will speak about major redevelopment projects in the City of Bangor. Topics include public/private partnerships, assembling a good team, etc. From here, we will transition to the forward-looking portion of the discussion focusing on where the next big projects for Bangor might be, and where developers, bankers, lawyers, consultants might be looking for the next opportunities.
Make plans to join us for breakfast on October 6th for what is sure to be an exciting and informative event!
Meet our Panelist:
Tanya Emery is the Director of Community and Economic Development for the City of Bangor. In this role, Tanya oversees the Economic Development, Community Development, Code Enforcement, and Planning divisions of the City. Tanya and her capable team are responsible for many of the development projects that make Bangor a great place to live, work, and play. Prior to joining the Bangor team, Tanya was Deputy Director of Economic Development for the City of Brewer for five years, and spent five years before that working at Eastern Maine Development Corporation. She is a relentless volunteer and community leader, including being a past chair and founder of Fusion Bangor. Tanya also participates on MEREDA’s Board of Directors.
Tanya grew up in Hampden and attended Trinity College in Hartford, CT, where she earned a Bachelor’s in Political Science. Before returning to Maine, Tanya spent several years with a startup company in the wireless industry, living and working across the country.