Meet the Recruitment Team
Business Development Manager Michael Bergeron and State Business Recruiter Cynthia Harrington work on behalf of the State assisting businesses considering relocation or expansion to the Granite State.
Michael and Cynthia provide a wide range of services:
- Confidential site analysis/real estate reports and personal tours for corporate clients and site consultants, locating the best land sites or buildings anywhere in New Hampshire;
- Facilitating the state permitting process;
- Providing access to key regulatory and decision-makers at the state and local levels;
- Providing assistance in identifying various financing opportunities, job training, and other state incentives.
Michael Bergeron manages out of state business recruitment. A New Hampshire native, he worked for CB Commercial Real Estate in downtown Boston from 1984 to 1993 as a tenant broker, representing local and national clients. Michael left CB Commercial in 1993 to attend law school and has been serving the citizens of New Hampshire since 1997 at the New Hampshire Division of Economic Development. He has real estate licenses in both New Hampshire and Massachusetts, and is an affiliate member of the New Hampshire Commercial Investment Board of Realtors.
Michael served on the board of directors for the Boylston Home for Girls in Manchester from 1996 to 2005, with eight years as Chairman. Michael volunteers at his church as the greeter. He is also a graduate of Leadership New Hampshire.
Email Michael Bergeron or call him at 603-271-2591 or (cell) 603-419-9163. View directions and a map to our offices.
Cynthia Harrington has been with the Division of Economic Development since 2001. Prior to being promoted to business recruitment in 2007, she was the Business Services Manager, managing the business services team, responsible for the state's Retention and Expansion program and Business Energy Efficiency Program.
Cynthia is a member of the University of New Hampshire at Manchester's Business Advisory Board, member of the NH Economic Development Association and is a 2003 Leadership New Hampshire program graduate. She is also a Manchester Kiwanis member, and past board member of Junior Achievement NH and the Manchester American Red Cross.
Email Cynthia Harrington or call her at 603-271-2591 or (cell) 603-419-9839. View directions and a map to our offices
Recruitment Team Interviews
Michael Bergeron talks about FlexEnergy locating at the Pease International Tradeport.
Cynthia Harrington talks about WaveGuide locating to Nashua, NH.