Huntington Hosts Chinese Delegation
October 7, 2010
Chinese business leaders from the Guongdong Province, visited Huntington County before stopping for a dinner hosted by Parkview Hospital. The group was shown the agricultural, business, and industrial districts around the county and given a tour of the hospital facilities. County economic development executive director Mark WIckersham coordinated the delagations visit. Mayor Steve Updike and county commisioner Tom Wall also traveled with the group during their entire trip and were on hand to answer the many questions they had regarding taxes, government, and business. The Chinese delegation was accompanied by Xiaoxiao Fu, an interpreter and doctoral candidate from Purdue University.