GREENSBORO, N.C. — Editor’s note: As 2020 kicks off, TBJ explores 15 storylines poised to shape this region for the next decade, and perhaps beyond. Following is one of the 15, with TBJ revealing the others online throughout the week and compiling them all in the Jan. 10 print edition.

Kevin Baker is an airport executive who thinks of himself as an economic developer. Or is he an economic developer who also happens to be an airport executive? 

Either way, the executive director of Piedmont Triad International Airport perceives the intrinsic value of the facility as a critical economic driver for the region.

To read the full story about the Piedmont Triad International Airport in 2020, click here to head to the Triad Business Journal's website.

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