June 21, 2011
Former Town Toyota Center Marketing Director, Linda Haglund has been hired by the Wenatchee Downtown
Association as the organization’s new executive director. Haglund will succeed Sara Dempsey who announced her
resignation last month. Steve Hair has the details . .
The WDA’s board vice president Alan Walker says Haglund
was among about 60 people who applied for the position. . .
Walker says Haglund will oversee all of the WDA’s
marketing activities which include coordinating several downtown events, many of which were started by Haglund’s
predecessor . .
Haglund, who starts work July 5th, said in a news release that she views her new position as
an opportunity to achieve her goals to make a difference in the community and downtown. She is currently employed
by Cherry Creek Radio as an sales account executive.