Doug Hayes

Vice President, Business Development
Cox Machine


What makes Wichita a great place to live?

The city has four seasons, low cost of living, great educational opportunities, thriving entertainment and shopping districts, and community involvement. Small town feel in a big city.

What lasting impression do you hope the community will have of Together 2016?

That we engaged our younger generation’s ideas into the program as they have the power to create significant impact.

What would you tell a person who is considering moving to Wichita?

Come check us out! You won’t be disappointed!

How has Wichita changed since you first moved here?

The infrastructure of road, shopping and entertainment districts, community events. There is always something to do!

What is Wichita’s best kept secret?

Union Station and Great Plains Transportation Museum. Where else can you capture Wichita’s rail transportation history plus climb on 1900’s era trains?

How long have you lived in Wichita?

17 Years.

What is the first thing you would show a visitor to Wichita?

Old Town – so much to see