Business & Economic Development

We are dedicated to the success of our member companies and the region in which we live, which is why business leadership and economic development are at the core of CenterState CEO’s mission.                                                           

Members gain valuable access through our Business and Economic Development team to make them, and the region, more competitive.  This includes access to economic development support, advocacy, visibility, business resources, cost savings, employee development, and connections to nearly 2,000 members across the region.  We can also help your business become more competitive in international markets through our export assistance programs.
Our economic development initiatives deploy a range of resources to nurture business retention and expansion.  We also administer strategically focused business attraction initiatives to bring more jobs to our community.
This combined focus on economic development, inclusive growth, member services, business attraction and retention, and global competitiveness is designed to help our member businesses grow and create a platform for sustained regional success. Our Business and Economic Development team can also connect members to some of the one-of-a-kind assets offered through our specialized affiliates and expertise in Research and Policy Planning, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, and key regional initiatives. 


Contact any team members listed below or email us at to join.

Business & Economic Development Team

Andrew Fish
Senior Vice President, Business Development
Honora Spillane
Vice President of Economic Development
Kevin Schwab
Senior Aviation Industry Advisor
Lisa Metot
Director of Events & Programs
Katie Toomey
Executive Director, Greater Oswego-Fulton Chamber of Commerce; Director of Investor Relations
Sara Broadwell
Events and Membership Manager, Greater Oswego-Fulton Chamber of Commerce
Beth Savicki
Advertising & Sponsorship Manager
Jessica Underwood
Digital Platform Manager
Zeruiah Jones
Membership Manager
Andrew Jordan
Membership Manager
Shannon Fults
Economic Development Specialist
Taylor Davis
Member Engagement & Operations Coordinator, Greater Oswego-Fulton Chamber of Commerce
Gracie Pardo
Administrative Assistant to the Senior Vice President of Business Development