Connect and Collaborate - February 28, 2017 - Global MindED

February 28, 2017

February 28 – Carol Carter – GlobalMindED

Carol Carter, Founder and Executive of GlobalMindED, joins us to discuss the diversity and inclusion that highlight GlobalMindED's African American partners and contributors for Black History Month.

Connect and Collaborate - February 27, 2017 - Boy Scouts Sports Breakfast

February 27, 2017

February 27 – Boy Scouts – Sports Breakfast

Joe Farrell, Senior Development Director for the Denver Area Boy Scouts Council, and Elliot Chong, Learning for Life Executive & Exploring Specialist, join us to discuss the upcoming Denver Area Council Sports Breakfast featuring keynote speaker Mike Shanahan, past head coach of the Denver Broncos.
We’ll also talk with UCHealth, presenting sponsor of the Sports Breakfast and various programs offered by the Denver Area Boy Scouts Council, including Exploring.

Connect and Collaborate - February 24, 2017 - Buffalo Bill

February 24, 2017

February 24 – Jim Salestrom & Steve Friesen - Buffalo Bill

Jim Salestrom shares his interview Steve Friesen, Curator of the Buffalo Bill Cody Museum. We take a look at Buffalo Bill as a savvy businessman and entrepreneur.  

Connect and Collaborate - February 23, 2017 - Global Chamber

February 23, 2017

February 23 – Jeff Campos –  Global Chamber

Jeffrey Campos of Global Chamber joins to discuss access to capital. Russian Consul General Sergey Petrov will talk with us about “US Russian Business Relations;” John Vasquez, CEO of Newport Capital, will focus on “Access to Capital for Businesses;" and Trevor Jones & Sonny Betancourt of Lynx Global will look at opportunities with Cuba.

Connect and Collaborate - February 22, 2017 - Tom Clark Retires

February 22, 2017

February 22 – Tom Clark  – Metro Denver Economic Development Corp

Tom Clark, President and CEO of the Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation, has been an integral part of Denver’s growth and development spanning three decades. As Tom approaches retirement we’ll talk about his experience growing Denver, his legacy and how we’ll manage without him!

Connect and Collaborate - February 21, 2017 - Municipalities Kelly Sloan

February 21, 2017

Should municipal governments be able to sue to absolve themselves of their debt obligations if the project they bonded fails? Kelly Sloan from Sloan and Associates will discuss the City of Lamar’s 2004 power plant refit as an example. We’ll also talk about the consequences, both on the bond market and on how other municipalities may be incentivized to be more reckless with their borrowing, if the case succeeds.


Connect and Collaborate - February 20, 2017 - Launch My Career Colorado

February 20, 2017

February 20 – Colorado Succeeds – Launch My Career Colorado

Shannon Nicholas, Director of Communications and Programs for Colorado Succeeds, joins us to talk about how they have shared the Launch My Career Web Tool with their members and education Coalition. We’ll discuss what they find useful about the tool as well as more about Colorado Succeeds. Jamie Trafficanda, Manager of Communications and Programs, will also join us.

Connect and Collaborate - February 17, 2017 - VITAL for Colorado

February 17, 2017

February 17 – Peter Moore – VITAL for Colorado

Peter Moore is the Chairman and CEO of Vital for Colorado, and he hosts leaders from across the energy industry to discuss the most pertinent issues of the day.

Connect and Collaborate - February 16, 2017 - Export Assistance

February 16, 2017

February 16 – Paul Bergman – U.S. Commercial Service Export Assistance

Paul Bergman, Director of the United States Commercial Service - Denver Export Assistance Center, introduces us to key players in Denver who help make exporting easy and profitable for businesses of all sizes.

Connect and Collaborate - February 15, 2017 - Anthony Lambatos, Footers

February 15, 2017

February 15  – Anthony Lambatos – Footers Catering

Anthony Lambatos shares his experience running a second-generation business and his perspective on company culture. He introduces us to other business leaders who focus on creating a great place to work. His guest will be Jason Sutton, Executive Chef at Footers Catering, talking about leading our culinary team.