Connect and Collaborate - March 16, 2017 - Denver Export Assistance Center

March 16, 2017

March 16 –Paul Bergman – Export Assistance Center

Paul Bergman, Director of the U.S. 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 - March 15, 2017 - Aerospace Day

March 15, 2017

March 15 – Jay Lindell & Christie Lee – Aerospace Day at the Capitol

Jay Lindell, Colorado Aerospace and Defense Industry Champion and Christie Lee, Aerospace Day at the Captial Event Chair, join us with a preview of events for the 2017 Aerospace Day at the Capitol. He will will talk about the many businesses in the state that contribute to the Aerospace industry and our state's economy.

Connect and Collaborate - March 14, 2017 - DORA Division of Securities

March 14, 2017

March 14 -  DORA  - Rebecca Laurie  

Rebecca Laurie, Director of Communications for Colorado’s Department of Regulatory Agencies joins us along with Commissioner Gerald Rome. He will discuss some recent cases from the Division of Securities, and share them as examples of different types of fraud to watch out for.

Connect and Collaborate - March 13, 2017 - Vistage

March 13, 2017

March 13 – Pat Maley - Vistage

Pat Maley, Vistage Chair introduces us to members of the CEO Peer Group, which encourages business executives to do better business. We will talk Vistage member Janet Fogarty and Greg Gossett, Founder and CEO of HealthAware, and specializes in population and public health management. We’ll discuss "What's working in wellness and what's not".  We’ll also visit with Vistage Champion Carter Freeman.

Connect and Collaborate - March 10, 2017 - Manufacturing & Education

March 10, 2017

March 10  – Kristen Muzzy – Manufacturing in Colorado  

Kristen Muzzy, Executive Vice President of Business Development for Leading2Lean, is an advocate for promoting manufacturing in Colorado and nationwide. Kristen will talk with Mark Yoss, Manufacturing Manager at Lockheed Martin, about how manufacturing and education leaders are working together to fill the workforce skills gap. We’ll detail a success story with Lockheed Martin and Metropolitan State University of Denver (MSU).

Connect and Collaborate - March 9, 2017 - Impact of ACA

March 9, 2017

March 9 – Kelly Sloan  – Impact of the Affordable Care Act

Kelly Sloan, CEO of Sloan & Associates, will talk with James Martin, Chairman and Founder of 60 Plus, about the impact of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and its proposed repeal on hospitals, particularly those smaller and rural areas. They’ll address the need for the hospital payment cuts to be restored under a repeal plan.

Connect and Collaborate - March 8, 2017 - Go Code Colorado

March 8, 2017

March 8 – Secretary of State Wayne Williams – Go Code Colorado

Colorado Secretary of State Wayne Williams joins us to discuss Go Code Colorado and the launch of an “ideation platform.” The new platform seeks ideas for how public data can help business decision makers in Colorado -- like a website for brainstorming. Share your ideas, you don’t need to know how to make them work. Tune in to learn more.

Connect and Collaborate - March 7, 2017 - Colorado Technology Association

March 7, 2017

March 7 – Andrea Young – Colorado Technology Association

Colorado Technology Association (CTA) leads the network of companies that propel Colorado's economy with technology. We'll talk with Andrea Young, CEO of Colorado Technology Association, about CTA’s recent D.C. Fly-In event, an opportunity for Colorado businesses to meet with those in the tech industry in our nation’s capital. We will also discuss the Tech Caucus and Technology Day at the Colorado State Capitol.

Connect and Collaborate - March 6, 2017 - Leading Change Without Resistance

March 6, 2017

March 6 – Doug Krug & Christine Kahane – Leading Change Without Resistance

Doug Krug and Christine Kahane are Resultants from the Institute for UnLearning, where they focus on helping leaders implement change without resistance, The New Way. We’ll discuss the biggest obstacles to getting what we want, and how to overcome them.  

Connect and Collaborate - March 3, 2017 - VITAL for Colorado, Wayne Williams

March 3, 2017

March 3  – Peter Moore – VITAL for Colorado  

Peter Moore, President and CEO of VITAL for Colorado, joins us to discuss the importance of energy production in our state. We’ll talk with Secretary of State, Wayne Williams focusing on voter fraud and Amendment 71, which would require a representation of petition signatures from across the state, to ensure that urban areas don’t make sweeping decisions for other parts of Colorado.