Economic Development


The Purpose and Mission

Maysville-Mason County Industrial Development Authority was created to serve as the economic development and marketing agency for Maysville and Mason County by promoting the Maysville area as a national and international basis for new or expanding manufacturing projects.

The Authority works with local businesses and local governments to develop the resources and infrastructure necessary to support its economic development program. It also works in a supportive role for private developers.

The Authority has two main goals:

  1. To create new jobs and increase the diversity of jobs.
  2. Expand the tax base of local government.

Industrial Development Authority members are appointed by the Maysville Mayor and Mason County Judge Executive with approval by Maysville City Commission and Mason County Fiscal Court:

  • Jeff Frodge (City)
  • Christopher Hopper (City)
  • Kenny Pitakis (City)
  • Dickie Butler (County)
  • Suzan Ross (County)
  • Mike Lewis (County)

For more information on economic development in Maysville and Mason County, please visit: