Greater Rochester Enterprise will be looking for a new leader. The local business development organization announced Thursday that President and CEO Mark Peterson is leaving for a job in Illinois.
Peterson will become the new president and CEO of Intersect Illinois, which is a business recruitment and marketing organization for the State of Illinois.
Peterson has been with GRE for 12 years, 8 years as its leader.
In terms of what he's leaving behind, Peterson feels the Rochester region is on firm footing as it works to improve its economy.