Dawn Hudd

Head of Regeneration & Economic Development, Maidstone Borough Council

Before her role at MBC, Dawn spent eight years at Canterbury City Council rising to Deputy Head of Culture and Enterprise. Her previous roles were in the private sector, ten years in a Building Surveying company involved in major regeneration projects in and around London.Dawn is a Chartered Manager and was elected to the board of the Institute of Economic Development in 2009, serving as Chair for two years in 2014.  


Session Details

Economic Development: Why Maidstone is the Business Capital of Kent

Clive Emson Building: 8.30am - 8.45am

Do you know why Maidstone is not only the County Town of Kent but the Business Capital of Kent? It’s more than just good motorway links & large Event Centers. Economic Development is a priority of Maidstone Borough Council. Find out about the opportunities of the Kent Medical Campus, Maidstone East Redevelopment and extensive Town Centre improvements.

Find out from one growing Maidstone Business, Richard Dean of Supersonic Playground: How his business is growing, why he chose Maidstone and how Maidstone is supporting Supersonic Playground (with more than just this platform!)

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