Calandra Cruickshank is founder and CEO of StateBook International, the first nationwide online location intelligence platform for corporate site selection headquartered in NY. Calandra specializes in designing and implementing creative campaigns using sustainable and socially responsible programs and strategic alliances between for-profit and non-profit companies and government agencies. She has created and consulted for internet and mobile companies for the past 10 years. Calandra is a frequent speaker and expert panelist for conferences related to foreign direct investment, economic development, Smart Cities and technology. Calandra serves on several non-profit boards, and is joining the Board of Directors for the International Economic Development Council in 2018. She also is a member of CoreNet, SEDC, MAEDC, NEDA, and the University Economic Development Association.