Tag: Commerce

From Ada to Bismarck, James Leiman Taking Charge in New Role as ND Commerce Commissioner

Bismarck, ND — From Ada City Hall to the North Dakota State Capitol Building in Bismarck, it’s been quite the career change for the new North Dakota Department of Commerce Commissioner James Leiman. Leiman was appointed to his new role after previously serving as the Economic Development and Finance Director under Governor Burgum from March…
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March 23, 2021 0

Former Ada City Administrator James Leiman Appointed as ND Commerce Commissioner

BISMARCK, N.D. – Gov. Doug Burgum today appointed James Leiman to serve as state Commerce Commissioner, citing his extensive background in enhancing organizations and his effective leadership as the North Dakota Department of Commerce’s director of Economic Development and Finance (ED&F) since March 2018. As ED&F director, Leiman has been responsible for statewide economic development and…
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March 1, 2021 0