Getting to know...
Monterey County Economic Development Director David Spaur was recently featured in The Californian's "County Snapshots," detailing his extensive professional experience and outlook on the region.
Spaur has more than three decades in both the private and public sector, with expertise in planning, community and redevelopment, workforce issues, site selection and economic development. He says the chance to work with its ag-based and tourism-based community drew him back to Salinas. "Monterey County offered the best combination of opportunity to work in rural, urban, agriculture, technology and hospitality. Also, Salinas is close to Monterey Bay where I grew up sailing in Santa Cruz."
His favorite part of the job ? "Helping companies find a location and expanding, second getting people placed in a new and better job, third providing a home for those that really need it." Read the profile
Source: The Californian