Join NM IDEA's team of economic developers and benefit from networking opportunities and professional development events statewide.
JOIN NMIDEA TODAY! (Member application) BECOME A MEMBER/SPONSOR AND SUBMIT PAYMENTS FOR EVENTS BELOW:
New Mexico IDEA Winter Quarterly Meeting
January 24 & 25, 2016
Eldorado Hotel, Santa Fe NM
January 24, 2016 – Informal Reception at 6:00 p.m. Agave Lounge at Eldorado Hotel
Free event, please RSVP to Therese Varela at firstname.lastname@example.org
Room block of $99/night for January 24th – 26th; discounted parking for hotel guests at $10.00; discounted parking for non-hotel guests at $12.00. Book now as rooms are selling quickly due to all of the events.
Click here for room reservations, booking link and other info.
Group/Call-in Code: 5075
Reservations: (505) 995-4500
January 25, 2016 - Lunch at 12:00 p.m. in La Capilla de Oro room
1:30 – 4:00: IDEA Meeting in La Capilla de Oro room
Welcome, Mayor Javier Gonzales and/or Simon Brackley, SF Chamber of Commerce (tentative)
Committee Reports & Updates
Approval of Minutes from Annual Meeting (November 13, 2015 in Las Cruces)
Finance – Richard Anklam
Technology/Marketing - TBA
Membership –Deborah Breitfeld
Professional Development – Steve Vierck
NMIDEA Legislative Agenda/Priorities – Eric Montgomery, Deirdre Firth & Carol Radosovich
Commercial Real Estate Inventory
City of Santa Fe
Good of the Order / Community Updates / Prospects / Announcements
Note… the Rural Economic Development Council will be holding its meeting from 9:00 to 11:45 in the La Capilla de Oro room as well. All are invited for a joint networking lunch from 12:00 to 1:15.
Following both meetings, please attend the SF Chamber of Commerce 2016 Legislative Reception - Santa Fe Convention Center
Monday, January 25, 2016 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
The 2016 Chamber Legislative Reception will connect business professionals with governmental policy makers.
This is the largest legislative networking event of the year. Chambers of commerce, business advocacy organizations and community partners are welcome to register for booths at the event.
Guests from all over New Mexico will gather to enjoy hors d'oeuvres from Santa Fe's finest restaurants while networking, connecting and advocating for New Mexico business. All New Mexico legislators, Governor Martinez and Cabinet Secretaries are invited. The event is open to the public.
Companies and Restaurants sponsoring this event will see their logos here. Interested? Contact Bridget Dixon at 988-3279 or email to email@example.com.
NM IDEA advances the profession of economic development in New Mexico by:
- Providing a forum for the interchange of ideas and stimulating cooperation among its members
- Disseminating information on the most recent practices and techniques in economic development
- Establishing, maintaining and communicating a code of ethics
- Assisting the NM Legislature as well as local governments with formulating a economic development policy
- Upgrading skills and knowledge needed for success in the economic development field
- Furthering the economic growth of the state of New Mexico by cooperating with all public agencies and organizations