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Watertown to hire business-recruiter for $40,000
Posted by news on 2/17/2017 4:35:00 AM.
Officials in Watertown have agreed to pay $40,000 to hire a consultant to help recruit businesses to move into downtown.

The Watertown Daily Times reports that The Retail Coach, which is based out of Mississippi, will look to find retailers and other similar businesses to take over storefronts in and around Public Square. The Retail Coach will be under a one-year contract, in which it will formulate a plan based on community needs and then look to attract specific businesses to the area.

Watertown becomes one of about 40 communities which have contracts with The Retail Coach.

The Retail Coach, Watertown, New York