Adam Sweet, Chief of Staff, Edmonton Economic Development

Adam Sweet, Chief of Staff, Edmonton Economic Development

Adam Sweet is the Chief of Staff at Edmonton Economic Development Corporation (EEDC), the arms-length economic development agency of the City of Edmonton. Every morning their team wakes up with a clear purpose to cultivate the energy, innovation, and investment needed to build a prosperous and resilient Edmonton economy.

As a Member of the Executive Team, Adam drives strategic initiatives across the agency, serves as advisor and coach to all staff, and leads a team responsible for economic strategy design and execution, public policy development, and external relations.

Recognized in 2014 as one of Edmonton’s Top 40 under 40, Adam is a recipient of both the Canadian General and Operational Service Medals.

Born and raised in rural Alberta, Adam and his unstoppable and beautiful wife Katherine spend all their free time exploring Edmonton and the Rocky Mountains with their young son, Jack.