DT | Arvest Bank Presents: Conversations from the Top with Jill McCarthy
During our Conversations from the Top series sponsored by Arvest Bank, attendees will hear from key business leaders and community influencers as they dive into the latest issues impacting business performance, organizational culture, HR, marketing, sales, operations and many other business channels.
This month, Jill McCarthy will join us to share her insights on business, economic development and turning points in her career.
With more than 25 years’ experience, Jill McCarthy leads a high-achieving business recruitment team for KCADC—working with companies and national site location consultants considering the Kansas City metropolitan area for expansion or relocation. Jill is responsible for the implementation of strategic initiatives directing more deal flow to the KC region.
Jill works across multiple disciplines including IT, data centers, headquarters, shared and customer service operations, and industrial projects. Jill drives several of KCADC's outreach and hosting events, briefings and site visits. She has worked with numerous companies, including ChowNow, Dex Media, Littler, Magna Intl, Martinrea Intl, OptumRx, U.S. Bank and the USDA.
Jill holds board positions at the Urban Land Institute (ULI) Kansas City Advisory Board, KC Tech Council, CREW KC, and Parkinson’s Foundation Heartland. Jill is involved in several other professional organizations: CoreNet Global, 7x24 Exchange, AFCOM, ACCP, IEDC as well as the state economic development peer groups, KEDA and MEDC. She is 2019 Co-Chair of the Queens of the Diamond event supporting the KC MLB Urban Youth Academy. And, a 2018 Honoree of the KCBJ Women Who Mean Business.
KCADC is a private, non-profit organization charged with representing the economic interests of the entire two-state, 18-county Greater Kansas City region of 2.5 million. Working closely with its state, community and corporate partners, KCADC markets the region’s business and lifestyle assets to companies around the world. KCADC’s clients consistently rank our team the No. 1 Regional Economic Development Group in the nation. KCADC also leads the efforts behind the KC Animal Health Corridor, KC SmartPort and TeamKC.