Tulsa, OK – In a news conference held today, Mayor Bartlett announced he has named Mike Bunney to be the city's new Economic Development Director. Bunney is a native of Nowata and a graduate of OU.
He began his business career in Tulsa at the McDonnell Douglas facility as director of finance. He was a site director for Boeing and for the past two years served as the Chief Economic Development Officer for the city of Tulsa.
Mayor Bartlett called Bunney the "perfect addition to the administration" and said he "will help us focus on the many business processes that need restructuring as well as attain our goal of growing jobs."