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October 31, 2018
On Thursday, October 25, in Hamilton, Ontario, Hudson was named to the Smart21 Communities of 2019 by the Intelligent Community Forum (ICF). Hudson is one of just four U.S. cities in next year’s Smart21. This is the second year in a row that Hudson has received this honor.
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October 26, 2018
Last night, Hudson was named one of the Intelligent Community Forum's Smart21 Communities of 2019 at the live ceremony in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. Hudson is one of just four cities in the United States to be recognized.
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September 14, 2018
The Intelligent Community Forum released a comprehensive ranking of intelligent communities grouped by population. Hudson ranked 10th among cities with populations under 50,000. Hudson was one of only four U.S. cities to be in the top 10.
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August 17, 2018
With strong experience in operations, accounting, and administration, and a passion for delivering exceptional customer service, Customer Experience Ambassador Maureen Reich has the skills and knowledge needed to take care of the Velocity Broadband customers and daily operations.
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July 25, 2018
Hudson's Chief Broadband Officer (CBO) Will Ersing, a Hudson native, utilizes his 14 years of IT experience to manage the City of Hudson's fiber-optic broadband service Velocity Broadband. Ersing was an integral part of building the service from the ground up, and in turn securing Hudson's spot as one of Ohio's first Gigabit cities.
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July 6, 2018
The 40th annual Hudson Junior Invitational Golf Tournament held at the end of June hosted the top boys and girls from around the world at the Country Club of Hudson, and brought visitors to Hudson from four countries and ten states.
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May 31, 2018
Meet Hudson's Chief Innovation Officer Paul Leedham! Originally from Rochdale, England, Paul currently serves as the City of Hudson’s first CIO and Director of IT, where he is responsible for network operations, Geographic Information Systems and digital communications.
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March 19, 2018
Meet Hudson’s Chief Economic Officer Jim Stifler! Formerly a long-time financial services executive, Jim applies his extensive enterprise and technical sales experience to improve the economic fortunes of one of Ohio’s great cities – Hudson.
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January 19, 2018
On Wednesday, January 17, City Manager Jane Howington delivered the 2018 State of the City Address at the Hudson Chamber of Commerce quarterly membership luncheon.
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January 3, 2018
Hudson has been rather busy lately – with launching Velocity Broadband, being named a Smart21 Community, planning for The District, and cultivating innovation at every turn, we thought it was time to better showcase why Hudson is THE place to do business.
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