EDC President & CEO is the 2014 Governor's Choice for Economic Developer of the Year. The award was presented by ND Department of Commerce Commissioner Al Anderson and Economic Development Association of ND President (and EDC Vice President) Keith Lund.
“Klaus focuses on the fundamentals of economic development and consistently and collaboratively drives projects and initiatives,” Anderson said. “Since he joined the EDC he has been setting the stage for opportunities the region is realizing today. Under his leadership, the region has maintained a focus on new wealth creation that results from primary sector growth.”