Brad D. Smith Discusses The Outdoor Economic Development Collaborative & West Virginia’s Assets

Brad D. Smith wrote about the Outdoor Economic Development Collaborative (OEDC) and how West Virginia’s unique assets put the state in a great position for growth. Brad highlights important aspects of West Virginia, including the rich culture, the unique people, the natural environment, as well as four defining trends, that will help empower this program. With OEDC, Brad seeks to utilize these factors to redefine West Virginia as the new “Start-Up State.” Brad explains why the time for action is now. Read the full piece here.