Clark Krause joined the Boise Valley Economic Partnership (BVEP) as Executive Director in September 2010. Since that time, Clark has been instrumental in restructuring the organization, and creating a new mission based on measurable and accountable actions and goals. In 2011, Clark has been on several national sales missions promoting the Boise Valley to companies and consultants, rebuilding the marketing program & Public Relations outreach, coordinating a new effort to assist valley entrepreneurs, and advocating for local and statewide programs that will jumpstart economic-based job growth in our communities.
Clark came to BVEP with a strong history and experience in economic development, most recently as the former President and CEO of the New Mexico Partnership. During six and half years with the New Mexico Partnership, Clark and his team were tasked with out of state recruitment of economic-based jobs into New Mexico. Under his leadership, the Partnership attracted 45 companies and created over 14,000 jobs in the state. Prior to his time in New Mexico, Clark was the Director of Economic Development for Cedar City/Iron County, Utah, where he recruited nine companies, 1,150 jobs and $185 million worth of industrial development. He also spent seven years as Director of Sales and Marketing for the Brian Head Ski Resort in southern Utah, and ten years in sales and marketing for American Honda Motor Corporation and Ford Motor Company.
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