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09/23/2016
Thursday, July 14, 2016 Guest Speaker: Ellie Giles, CEO, WorkSource Montgomery Topic: Find Talent Ready for Hire Gigi Godwin introduced Ellie Giles, the newly appointed CEO to WorkSource Montgomery. Dr. Giles said how excited she is to be in this new role at a new organization that is rethinking the way we manage workforce. It is about talent development and the needs of the businesses. WorkSource Montgomery is changing the conversation so that the #1 customer is the employer and the #1... Read More
09/23/2016
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 Guest Speaker: Amie Hoeber, Republican Candidate, Maryland Congressional District 6 Topic: Meet the Candidate Roundtable Vice Chair Leslie Weber introduced Ms. Hoeber who is running for the House of Representatives. She began by talking about her experience as a small business owner and her role in nurturing other small businesses. This has helped her secure the NFIB endorsement. Prior to being in business, she worked in the federal government ultimately running the... Read More
09/23/2016
February 11, 2016 Guest Speaker: Lily Qi, Special Assistant, Office of the Montgomery County Executive Topic: Comprehensive Economic Strategy Update The vice-chair of the Economic Development Committee, Leslie Ford Weber, welcomed MCCC members and introduced the guest speaker, Lily Qi, Special Assistant, Office of County Executive Ike Leggett who provided an update to the Comprehensive Economic Strategy.  She framed the presentation around where we are today and where we are going in the... Read More
05/17/2016
May 17, 2016 - Joint Legislative Affairs and Economic Development Member Exchange Meeting Recap Guest Speaker: John Rohrer, Coordinator, Fiscal and Policy Analysis, Department of Legislative Services, Maryland General Assembly Topic: Maryland Fiscal Outlook The vice-chair of the Legislative Affairs Committee, Leslie Ford Weber, welcomed MCCC members and introduced the guest speaker, John Rohrer, Coordinator, Fiscal and Policy Analysis, Department of Legislative Services, Maryland... Read More
05/10/2016
Guest Speaker: Carla Reid, General Manager, Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission Topic: WSSC: What’s Next? Insights from New Leadership May 10, 2016 Recap   The vice-chair of the Infrastructure and Land Use Committee, Gus Bauman, welcomed MCCC members and introduced the guest speaker, Carla Reid, General Manager of WSSC. Ms. Reid has worked at WSSC and in both jurisdictions prior to returning recently to take over the top spot. She is familiar with the unique bi-county... Read More
04/20/2016
Small Business Presentation  Small Business Co-Chairs: Clark Kendall, Kendall Capital Management Neil Simons, Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Guest Speaker: Bill Webb, President, SilverRhino, LLC Topic: Advanced Persistent Threat – What does it mean for your business? MCCC Small Business Committee Vice-Chair Clark Kendall introduced Bill Webb who focused his presentation on the positive and negative realities of doing business in a connected world. As the President of... Read More
04/15/2016
April 15, 2016 | Joint Legislative Affairs and Economic Development Member Exchange Meeting Recap   Guest Speaker: Senator Brian Feldman (D15) and Delegate Kathleen Dumais (D15) Topic: Tax Reform in Maryland and the General Assembly 2016 Legislative Session Recap The Vice-Chair of the Legislative Affairs Meeting, Leslie Weber, welcomed MCCC members and introduced Senator Feldman and Delegate Dumais. Both have finished the session and jumped back into their other jobs as lawyer/CPA... Read More
04/12/2016
Guest Speaker: Casey Anderson, Chair, Montgomery County Planning Board Topic: The Subdivision Staging Policy – What it means for Montgomery County April 12, 2016 Recap   The vice-chair of the Infrastructure and Land Use Committee, Gus Bauman, welcomed MCCC members and introduced the guest speaker, Casey Anderson, Chair of the Montgomery County Planning Board. Anderson is a familiar presence at MCCC having served first as a Planning Board Commissioner and now the Chair. He started by... Read More

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