O’Fallon Names Jon Hubach as New Business Recruiter
The City of O’Fallon’s Economic Development Department is pleased to announce the hiring of Jon Hubach as O’Fallon’s new Business Recruiter. Hubach is a seasoned economic development professional who has spent the past fifteen years working in Texas, with roles in the cities of College Station, Plano, and Dallas. Prior to joining the City of O’Fallon, Hubach was managing partner of Hubach EconDev Partners located in Dallas, Texas.
Throughout his career, Hubach’s extensive experience in urban planning, downtown revitalization and commercial real estate has resulted in the success of multiple hotel, mixed-use and commercial/retail center projects. Hubach attended Southwest Missouri State University for his undergraduate degree and received his master’s degree in Public Administration from the University of Missouri–St. Louis. He began his tenure as O’Fallon’s Business Recruiter on Monday, March 15.
“It is exciting to return home to Missouri and join the City of O’Fallon,” said Hubach. “I look forward to getting immersed in the community and sharing its tremendous advantages with large and small companies evaluating new business locations.”
O’Fallon Economic Development Director Patrick McKeehan is happy about the addition of a business recruiter to his already strong team. “Hubach’s successful work experience in business attraction and downtown development will be a tremendous asset to O’Fallon’s economic development efforts.”
The Business Recruiter position was created to help identify and attract economic growth opportunities through proactive prospecting of prime targets, as well as establish strong working relationships with commercial brokers, property owners, real estate developers, corporate decision makers and site selectors.