Connect and Collaborate - September 30, 2016 Leading2 Lean, manufacturing

September 30, 2016

September 30 – Kristen Muzzy – Manufacturing 

Kristen Muzzy from Leading2 Lean, and a manufacturing advocate joins us in advance of Manufacturing Day, which is October 7th. We’ll talk with Alvaro Espinosa about the launch of his book with John Dullea, Fixing What Already Works. We’ll also talk with Levi Fonseca the American Society of Professional Engineers discussing manufacturing in Colorado.

Connect and Collaborate - September 29, 2016 Make A Wish, Kids for Wish Kids

September 29, 2016

September 29– Make A Wish Colorado – Kids for Wish Kids

Make-A-Wish Colorado helps to fulfill the wishes for kids facing life-threatening medical conditions and they have developed a myriad of unique ways to do so. One way is through a program called Wish Kids, in which area high schools take on a wish, raise money to fulfill the wish, meet the Wish Kid and learn that giving of yourself rewards everyone. Tune in to hear these inspirational stories of kids helping kids.

Connect and Collaborate - September 28, 2016 Global MindED

September 28, 2016

September 28 – Carol Carter – Global MindED 

Carol Carter, Founder and Executive of Global MindED brings us guests who have a hand in creating a better workplace and a better world.

Connect and Collaborate - September 27, 2016 Digital Health Ecosystem

September 27, 2016

September 27 - Mike Biselli – Catalyst /Digital Health Ecosystem 

Mike Biselli joins us to discuss IT components that serve health and wellness. Health care at large has undergone a massive transformation, and we’ll talk about how to rebuild the industry, and how we all play a part in doing so.

Connect and Collaborate - September 26, 2016 COIN, Outdoor Rec

September 26, 2016

September 26 – Kelly Underell – COIN 

Kelly Underell from Colorado Innovation Network will sit in for Anna Ewing. We’ll discuss the Colorado Outdoor Recreation Industry with Chuck Sullivan, Founder, Something Independent and Luis Benitez, Director, Colorado Outdoor Recreation industry Office. 

Connect and Collaborate - Let Colorado Vote - September 23, 2016

September 23, 2016

September 23 –– Let Colorado Vote

Don Childears, of the Colorado Banker's Association and Let Colorado Vote supporter joins us to discuss the Let Colorado Vote initiative asking Coloradans to increase voter participation by restoring a presidential primary and opening all elections to the state’s 1.3 million independent voters.

Connect and Collaborate - Secure Futures Colorado - September 22, 2016

September 22, 2016

September 22– Eric Sondermann with Secure Futures Colorado joins us to discuss the challenges of reworking Colorado PERA – our state’s Public Employee’s Retirement Association. Concerns that the current model is unsustainable in the long-term course which threatens insolvency in the near future. COBRT is sponsoring a roundtable event on October 25th on this topic if you want to learn more check our events page for registration information.

Connect and Collaborate - Footers Catering - September 21, 2016

September 21, 2016

September 21 – Anthony Lambatos – Footers Catering Anthony Lambatos shares his experience running a second-generation business and his perspective on company culture. His guest will be Sara van Rensverg from Colorado Thought Leaders Forum

Connect and Collaborate - Colorado Workforce Development Council - September 20, 2016

September 20, 2016

September 20 - Stephanie Veck – Workforce Development Stephanie Veck with the Colorado Workforce Development Council joins us with a focus on the incredible momentum that work-based learning is building in Colorado, across the country and globally. The shows guest is Noel Ginsberg, founder and CEO of Intertech Plastics, a Denver based advanced manufacturing company, who was appointed by Governor Hickenlooper to chair his Business Experiential-Learning Commission. Noel’s vision and leadership has lead to the creation of CareerWise Colorado, the first statewide Youth Apprenticeship Initiative in the U.S.

Connect and Collaborate - Lockheed Martin – CU Boulder - September 19, 2016

September 19, 2016

September 19 – Lockheed Martin – CU Boulder $3 Million partnership Lockheed Martin and the University of Colorado at Boulder have announced multi-million dollar partnership to establish new academic programs at CU to develop the next generation of space engineers. We’ll talk with professors from CU about the programs and the incredible relationship with Lockheed Martin as a partner in research and as an employer.