Brad Reams came from an education background and moved into public service in local government, and then made a natural step into economic development thanks to a military base closure and some forward-thinking developers. What is becoming known as North America’s Only Carbon Neutral Industrial Park is about 6,800 acres located on a former military base located in Parsons, Kansas. In this conversation with Frontrunners Innovate Producer and Host, Mary Kurek, Brad Reams shares the vision for the Great Plains Industrial Park, the interesting tenants they already have, partners they are engaging with, and the amazing one-stop-shop plan for innovation that will add to their unique position.
Meet Brad Reams. (25.21 minute-video)
Brad Reams Contact:
Brad’s Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/brad-reams-3b307a50/
Great Plains Industrial Park Linkedin Page (Includes video footage of the park): https://www.linkedin.com/company/great-plains-development-authority/
President, Frontrunners Development, Inc.
Global Business Developer for Frontrunner Partnerships (UN SDG #17)