Thill (left) and MEDA Board of Directors member Amy Clickner

The Right Place, Inc. Vice President of Business Development, Therese Thill, has been named as the 2018 recipient of the Michigan Economic Developers Association (MEDA) Medalist of the Year Award.

The award is given to individuals who have made outstanding contributions to economic development in the State of Michigan, and have demonstrated commitment to the profession of economic development. Recipients also exemplify a record of achievement in the field for an extended period of time, and display a dedication to the growth of their community of responsibility.

In her role at The Right Place, Thill supervises the business development team, manages the business retention and expansion, and the business attraction programs, and develops and implements site selection strategy.

Thill has been a part of The Right Place team since November of 2011.