Craig J. Richard, CEcD

President and CEO
Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation
Tampa, FL

Craig J. Richard is President and CEO of the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation, the designated lead economic development organization for companies seeking to expand or locate in Hillsborough County, Florida. With over 20 years of economic development experience, Richard has led programs in Atlanta, Louisville, Houston and Dallas. He serves as the 2018 Chair of the Board of the International Economic Development Council and was designated as a “Fellow Member” by IEDC in 2015 for his contributions to the economic development profession.