WBDC and Franklin Realty Advisors
This episode of the podcast of the Worcester Business Development Corporation sees Host Hank Stolz joined by Julie Holstrom, Senior Projects Manager with the WBDC and their guest Charles “Chip” Norton Jr., Managing Director of Franklin Realty Advisors LLC. Julie and Chip talk about the decades-long partnership between the WBDC and Franklin Realty Advisors and the projects they have done in Worcester and Central Massachusetts. Special emphasis is placed on the Mercantile Center in Worcester and the Southbridge Innovation Center.
JULIE A. HOLSTROM
As a Senior Project Manager for the Worcester Business Corporation (WBDC) for over 10 years, Julie has successfully administered over $15 million in grant funds from local, state, and federal agencies. Julie has extensive knowledge of municipal and state governments, economic development, and expertise in grant writing and administration, government relations, and project management. Her ability to identify funding opportunities and assist in navigating a wide range of development issues allows her to manage projects effectively and efficiently.