Governor-Elect Hassan to Make Stops in Laconia as Part of Her "Innovate NH Tour"

The Office of Governor-Elect Maggie Hassan

LACONIA – Governor-Elect Maggie Hassan will continue her statewide “Innovate NH Tour” with two events in Laconia. Hassan's “Innovate NH Tour” features stops across New Hampshire, including visits to innovative businesses and discussions with local leaders, educators and citizens, as part of her efforts to reach out to Granite Staters for their ideas on how to keep New Hampshire moving forward.

First, Hassan will give remarks before nearly 200 state and local officials and business owners Thursday at the 17th annual meeting of the New Hampshire Division of Economic Development at the at the Lake Opechee Inn and Spa conference center. The theme of this year’s annual meeting is “Business without Borders,” with a focus on recruitment and international trade.

Hassan will then travel to Lakes Region Community College where she will tour the college’s Energy Services and Technology Program (ESTP), an innovative program which provides students with the knowledge and skills to enter the rapidly expanding field of energy services and technologies.

As Governor, Maggie Hassan will bring people together to keep New Hampshire moving forward by focusing on innovation, fiscal responsibility and common-sense solutions to our challenges. Hassan will work with members of both parties to develop a fiscally responsible balanced budget that protects New Hampshire’s priorities without an income or sales tax. She will work to implement her “Innovate NH” jobs plan, which focuses on building the best workforce in the country, providing tax credits to businesses, and giving businesses technical assistance to help them create jobs. And Hassan will reach out to legislators and citizens across the state to listen to their ideas on moving New Hampshire forward.

The schedule for Hassan’s Laconia “Innovate NH Tour” is as follows:

WHAT:            Governor-Elect Hassan to Speak at New Hampshire Division of Economic Development’s 17th Annual Meeting

WHEN:            Thursday, December 13th, 1:00 p.m.

WHERE:           Lake Opechee Inn and Spa Conference Center, 62 Doris Ray Court, Laconia



WHAT:            Governor-Elect Hassan to Tour Lakes Region Community College’s Energy Services and Technology Program

WHEN:            Thursday, December 13th, 3:00 p.m.

WHERE:           Lakes Region Community College, Creative Arts and Technology Building, 379 Belmont Road, Laconia