Nicholas Wilkinson has been hired as deputy director of economic development for the city.
The post pays $90,000.
Mr. Wilkinson previously was Chattanooga Neighborhood Enterprise's director of development.
Mr. Wilkinson came to CNE in 2010 after nearly 10 years of fundraising and sales experience. Prior to joining CNE, he served as the director of annual giving for Cincinnati Country Day School located in Cincinnati, Ohio.
He also served as director of annual giving at the McCallie School and as a financial advisor with Wachovia Securities.
A Chattanooga native, Mr. Wilkinson is a graduate of the McCallie School and the University of Georgia. He is married to Laura Creel Wilkinson and they have one son, Niko.