IN THE NEWS: RT Park Introduces New Programs and Staff to Community
Via The St. Croix Source:
The new staff at the V.I. Research and Technology Park introduced two new programs, Tuesday to promote budding entrepreneurs and assist young Virgin Islanders with a technology background in finding jobs in the territory.
Executive Director Peter Chapman took over the position nine months ago, bringing with him more than 20 years executive experience, most recently at the Detroit Economic Growth Corporation. He earned a master’s degree in public policy from Tufts University and his undergraduate degree is from Wesleyan University.
At a forum held Tuesday to introduce the new staff and new programs to the community, Chapman said RT Park has “evolved” from the previous model to a new level, with a new website that includes names of current clients, how to apply for benefits, a list of attorneys who can help with the application process and other information. [Read full story at The St. Croix Source]