Kevin Seawright is finance whiz specializing in economic strategy. He works as a leader with Newark Economic Development Corporation, a role he took over in 2015. Newark Economic Development Corporation was formed to foster economic development in New Jersey especially through real estate development.
According to Market Wired, Kevin Seawright has diverse experience in several areas of financial management including accounting, business processes management and capital management. He holds a Master of Business Administration from Mendoza College of Business in Indiana.
At Newark Economic Development Corporation, Kevin Seawright has a direct role of fostering economic growth through attracting, growing, and preserving businesses, enhancing the role of diversity and startups businesses.
Previously, he has worked as a Fiscal Officer in the Baltimore’s Commission on Aging and Retirement, where he accomplished to cost cut expenses by approximately $100,000 by devising and implementing new accounting system.
That is not all; Kevin rose through the ranks from the Payroll Director to a Director of Finance and later to a Chief Financial and Facilities Officer and Deputy Chief Operating Officer of the Housing Authority, the Department of Housing and Community Development, Department of Recreation and Parks and Education Department respectively.
He demonstrated unique team skills, business knowledge and governmental operations proficiency while working for the city of Baltimore.
Crunchbase said that Kevin Seawright has also demonstrated competence in the private sector as he worked as a strategic partner director with Tito Contractors’ Finance and Human Capital in Washington.
While working here he managed to change the business returns planning as part of the company’s strategic plan, a move that saw the company increase its revenues by close to 25% over the years. Learn more about more Kevin Seawright: https://angel.co/kevin-seawright
In my opinion, this is exceptional as it’s not an all day event that we experience a company increasing revenues by 25%.
Mr. Seawright has featured on several media outlets among them Worldclassmagazines.com, Market Wired, epodcastnetwork.com. and the Market Watch. According to one of the magazines – the Market Wired, Kevin has a great reputation for having effectively led company reorganization strategies in New Jersey.
Kevin also sits in the boards of Babe Ruth Museum, is a member of the National Forum for Black Public Administrators, the American Society for Public Administration, the National Association of Black Accountants and is a coach for local youth sports teams. In 2010, he received the Bridges to the Future award for finance and operational professionals.