WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- John Hinnant is stepping down as the head of Wilmington Downtown Inc.
WDI's Board of Directors announced today Hinnant has resigned as President/CEO to take a job in commercial real estate in Wilmington. Hinnant will stay on through the summer to help close some economic development deals, as well as the Downtown Sundown Concert Series, the WDI board said in a statement.
"Mr. Hinnant has provided extraordinary leadership and vision to WDI and downtown Wilmington," the board said. "Through his guidance and forward thinking Downtown Wilmington has seen continued economic development, enhanced infrastructure and other important improvements."