Director of Economic Development
Bridget Gibbons is Westchester County Executive George Latimer's Director of Economic Development. The Office of Economic Development offers resources, financial assistance and a wide range of related services and incentives to help attract and retain businesses and talent in Westchester.Since the pandemic started, she has focused on providing critical funding, information and crisis advisory programs to help Westchester County businesses recover and become more resilient. As an example, Bridget administered the county’s $14 million grant program for small businesses and nonprofits.
Prior to working for Westchester County, Gibbons was founder and CEO of Gibbons Digital Consultants, a digital marketing agency. Before launching her business, Gibbons was a Senior Technology Consultant for Towers Watson (now Willis Towers Watson), a global HR and Benefits consulting firm. Gibbons has a Bachelor’s Degree in International Studies from American University in Washington DC, and certificates from Columbia University in Computer Technology and NYU in Social Media.