Roswell hires economic development director to attract big businesses
Connelly led a team that worked with 75 commercial properties that earn $95 million in annual revenue, a Roswell statement said.
“We are very excited to have him join us,” Vanstrom said in the statement. “He understands the dynamics of the city, he understands that the residents come first, and he appreciates all the history and all the culture and all the beauty that is in this city.”
Connelly is a former Atlantan. He served as director of transit-oriented development and real estate for MARTA from 2006-2009. His credentials also include a master’s degree in real estate development and investment from New York University, as well as a certificate in sustainable design, construction, and development from the school.