MEDA Sarasota Events
Every month or two, we gather as the Sarasota MEDA chapter and hear the stories of some of our local business owners and leaders in our community while we enjoy a delicious meal together. All are welcome to join!
January 8 Luncheon with Speaker Kent Bontrager
Date: Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at 12:00 PM
Location: Der Dutchman Restaurant
Address: 3713 Bahia Vista St, Sarasota, FL 34232
RSVP: Please RSVP through the form on this page!
We look forward to seeing you at the first MEDA luncheon of the year, this Wednesday at Der Dutchman, sponsored by Weiler Roofing, Inc. Our speaker is Kent Bontrager, Senior Vice-President of Engineering, Planning & Facilities at Sarasota Bradenton International Airport.
We invite donations to MEDA Sarasota to cover our $20-a-plate luncheon costs. We'll see you there! All are welcome, but space is limited, so please fill out the form on this page to RSVP.
Join Sarasota business leaders, entrepreneurs, and supporters of economic development for the first MEDA Sarasota luncheon of the year, January 8, 2020 for a business networking opportunity and presentation by speaker Kent Bontrager. We'll gather at noon for a buffet lunch at Der Dutchman restaurant. Then sit back and enjoy Kent Bontrager's presentation about his experience as a Senior Vice-President at Sarasota Bradenton International Airport.
Kent Bontrager is the Senior Vice-President of Engineering, Planning & Facilities at the Sarasota Bradenton International Airport. The Engineering, Planning & Facilities department is responsible for planning, design, construction, and maintaining the airport infrastructure and the facilities on over 1,100 acres of Airport Property. Kent grew up at Bahia Vista Mennonite Church, now Sarasota Community Church, and is the son of Dennis and Alice Bontrager.
Kent holds a Bachelor of Civil Engineering degree from Auburn University and a Master of Science in Transportation Engineering from the University of Tennessee. Prior to working at the Airport, Kent spent 17-years in the private consulting practice and 3-years in Manatee County Public Works. Kent was born in Sarasota and has spent most of his life here.
Please RSVP through the form on this page!
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019