Sean Johnson

Vice President of Business Recruitment

Sean Johnson serves as Vice President of Business Recruitment for the Missouri Partnership, the state’s principal business recruitment and marketing organization, charged with promoting Missouri for business investment. Sean’s responsibilities for Missouri include leading marketing outreach trips, vetting available sites and buildings, providing community and workforce information, communicating Missouri’s favorable tax climate, and negotiating incentives with companies considering the Show-Me State as a location to invest and create jobs.

Sean has strong professional and personal connections in Missouri and began his career in economic development at the Kansas City Area Development Council (KCADC), followed by leadership roles in: Lawrence, Kansas; Blair, Nebraska; and, most recently, Omaha, Nebraska, where he served as the Senior Director for Business Development for the Greater Omaha Chamber.

Sean holds a BS in Business Administration from Dana College in Blair, Nebraska, and an MBA from the University of Missouri-Kansas City.

You can connect with Sean at 816-489-5898 or via email or LinkedIn below.