Best-selling author Peter Kageyama will be speaking to the Eastern Idaho business community at a luncheon on June 8.
Online PR News – 19-April-2016 – FORT HALL, Idaho – FORT HALL, Idaho – Nationally recognized author and community development strategist Peter Kageyama will be speaking at a Fort Hall luncheon for the Eastern Idaho business community June 8. The event, hosted by Idaho Housing and Finance Association, is entitled "Creating Quality Places Where People Want to Live, Work and Play," and will be held at the Shoshone Bannock Event Center at 777 Bannock Trail in Fort Hall from noon to 1:30 p.m.
Kageyama, author of best-selling books For the Love of Cities and Love Where You Live, will provide an in-depth exploration of the importance of building great places that we care about, including attracting and retaining a dynamic workforce, focusing on a city’s most authentic elements to promote its strengths, and promoting better collaboration between multiple generations. He will also share ideas on how cities can work together with their citizens, businesses and universities to spur economic development and make their cities better.
"We are proud to sponsor a high quality speaker such as Mr. Kageyama," said Gerald M. Hunter, president of Idaho Housing. "We are confident his expertise on retaining and recruiting a quality workforce and building a vibrant community where families want to live will be a helpful contribution."
Tickets are $15 and include lunch. Registration is required at http://bit.ly/forthallkeynote-nr. For more information, call 208-331-4743. The event is hosted by Idaho Housing and Finance Association and supported by Pocatello Chubbock Chamber of Commerce, Greater Pocatello Association of Realtors, Blackfoot Chamber of Commerce, Greater Blackfoot Association of Realtors, Greater Idaho Falls Chamber of Commerce and Greater Idaho Falls Association of Realtors.
About Idaho Housing and Finance Association
Idaho Housing and Finance Association is a financial services and housing business organization. IHFA's mission is to improve lives and strengthen Idaho communities by expanding housing opportunities, building self-sufficiency, and fostering economic development.