On behalf of our client, Destination Medical Center Economic Development Agency, CohenTaylor Executive Search Services is conducting a retained executive search for its Senior Director, Economic Development.

April 5, 2021    

The Destination Medical Center (DMC), the largest economic development initiative in Minnesota’s history and one of the largest currently underway in the U.S., is seeking a senior-level leader with experience in economic development, business recruitment, and market analysis. This new director has the exciting opportunity to lead the creation, enhancement, and execution of the DMC business attraction and recruitment strategy – ensuring it aligns with the development plan, community priorities, and market opportunities for this unique $5.6 billion public-private partnership and 20-year economic development initiative.

With Mayo Clinic at its heart, the DMC initiative is the catalyst to position Rochester, Minnesota as the world’s premier destination for health and wellness: attracting people, investment, and jobs and supporting the economic growth of Minnesota, its bioscience sector, and beyond. This Senior Director will play an influential role in building an economically resilient community, applying long-term solutions to today’s challenges in America’s City for Health.