St. Charles County EDC Business & Community Partners Announces New Vice President of Marketing & Entrepreneurship

The St. Charles County EDC Business & Community Partners is proud to announce that beginning October 1, 2017, Dustin McKissen will join the organization’s staff as its new Vice President of Marketing & Entrepreneurship. The position will be a unique blend of marketing the EDC, its programs, and the business and entrepreneurship community of St. Charles County, along with managing and developing new and existing programs focused on entrepreneurship and startups. 

“I am thrilled to have Dustin join our team,” said EDC President and CEO Greg Prestemon. “There are so many good things happening now for the businesses, entrepreneurs, and startups in our county.  Dustin’s unique experience as an entrepreneur and widely read blogger and writer will help us bring attention to the great things happening in our community.” 

Before joining the EDC, Dustin served as the owner and CEO of McKissen + Company, a management consulting and marketing firm located at OPO Startups. Dustin has a bachelor’s degree in public policy, a master’s degree in public management, and an MBA. He is a two-time LinkedIn Top Voice on Management and Culture, and a columnist for Inc., CNBC, Silicon Prairie News, and VentureBeat.