FDL AC Approves Merger With FCEDC; New CEO Named

Members of the Fond du Lac Area Association of Commerce have
approved the affiliation plan with the Fond du Lac County Economic Development
Corporation. Approval was given at a meeting Wednesday to merge the two
organizations into one under a new name, Envision Greater Fond du Lac, Inc. Officials
say that over the next few months the steering committee in charge of the
transition and the boards of both organizations will work to complete the
merger, with the Plan of Affiliation to take effect on July 1st.  Envision
Greater Fond du Lac, Inc. will be led by Cecilia Harry, who has accepted the
offer to become the organization’s first CEO. Harry comes to Fond du Lac from
Fremont, Nebraska and the Greater Fremont Development Council and the Greater
Omaha Economic Development Partnership. Harry will begin her new role with
Envision Greater Fond du Lac, Inc. on July 17th