|Harrison Diamond Named as City of Huntsville’s New Business Affairs Officer
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 8, 2014
(Huntsville, AL) – Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle appointed Harrison B. Diamond as the City of Huntsville’s new Business Affairs officer. Diamond will serve as the Mayor’s liaison to the business community and he will assist Shane Davis, the City’s Urban Development Director, with economic development projects. This includes working with the Mayor’s GEO, Cyber, Energy and Bio Tech initiatives.
Diamond presently serves as the Director of Existing Business/Project Manager at the Chamber of Commerce of Huntsville/Madison County. His strong working relationship with the Mayor’s administration and experience with complex economic projects made him a leading candidate for the new position.
“We are excited to have Harrison come over to us from our friends at the Chamber of Commerce,” said Mayor Battle. “Harrison’s experience at the Chamber and his involvement in our industrial recruitment projects will be an asset to our team.”
Diamond holds a M.A. in Public Affairs from UAHuntsville and a B.A. in Communication and Information Sciences from the University of Alabama. He will begin work with the City on June 1.
For more information, contact:
Kelly Cooper Schrimsher, Director of Communications, Office of the Mayor, 256-427-5006 (w), firstname.lastname@example.org
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