Maury Forman

Graduation Year: 
1972

Maury FormanMaury Forman, Seattle :: published a new book, Startup Wisdom: 27 Strategies for Raising Business Capital, an addition to his growing list of books covering economic development.  As senior manager at Startup 365 Washington, he helps to create business opportunities in urban downtowns and rural communities. He is founder and director of the award-winning Northwest Economic Development course at Central Washington University and board member of the Bollinger Foundation. He has received the Finkle Leadership Award in Economic Development, the International Economic Development Councils Preston Award, U.S. Small Business Administration’s “Vision 2000” Award and the ROI Research Institute Award for Innovation in Adult Education. He was also voted into the Inland Northwest Partners Hall of Fame.