Business Development, Retail and Events Specialist
As Business Development, Retail and Events Specialist, Kimberly Allred meets with businesses daily to better understand their needs and offer resources and solutions to help them thrive. She also manages events and sponsorships for Roswell Inc, from networking and professional development events, to economic development alliance luncheons, to ribbon cuttings for local businesses, to annual signature events such as State of the City. Additionally, Kimberly oversees the organization’s business ambassador and volunteer group, the Community Connectors.
Kimberly found her niche in economic development while working as both a retail recruitment coordinator and project manager with The Retail Coach, a national real estate advisory and recruitment firm. Prior to joining Roswell Inc, she also served as the operations director for a political consulting group and worked as an independent business and marketing consultant.
She graduated from the University of Mississippi with a B.A. in International Studies and Spanish. She also received a M.B.A. from The University of Mississippi. When not working, Kimberly can be found painting, running, and spending time with her husband at their home in Roswell.
University of Mississippi Speaker’s Edge Competition finalist in Ethical Dilemma Category, 2013
John N. Palmer Graduate Assistantship recipient, 2012-2013
Sigma Delta Pi Honors Society
Mortar Board Honors Society
Kelly Gene Cook Scholar, 2007-2011
Named one of Roswell’s Top Leaders Under 40 by Roswell Magazine
Georgia Academy for Economic Development, class of 2019
Leadership North Fulton, class of 2020
University of Mississippi Young Alumni Council, Member
PEO GA Chapter AV, Member
Delta Gamma Women’s Fraternity, Alumni Member
Christ Fellowship Church in Roswell, Member
Christ Fellowship Church Community and Outreach Committee