August 22, 2017
August 22 – Stephane Lessard – Canadian Consulate General
Today we continue our focus on Canada and Colorado’s relationship. Stephane Lessard, Colorado’s Canadian Consulate General, joins us to touch on our similarities, and how our future relationship looks. Colorado Business Roundtable President, Jeff Wasden pops in on the conversation as well.
August 21, 2017
August 21 – Maggie Fouquet – International Business Circle
This week we focus on Canada and Colorado’s relationship. Canada is celebrating 150 years this year, and their relationship with several businesses and trade industries in Colorado has played a large role within those 150 years. Maggie Fouquet, President of International Business Circle, introduces us to Bill Graebel of Graebel Companies, and Debra Duke from MenoGenix.
August 18, 2017
Peter Moore, President and CEO of VITAL for Colorado, joins us to discuss the importance of energy production in our state along with Sarah Sandberg, Chief Operating Officer of COGA. We’ll discuss COGA’s upcoming 29th Annual Energy Summit. That’s next week, August 22-24.
August 17, 2017
Wrapping up our series on the impact of the legalization of marijuana in Colorado. We’ll talk with Dr. Sheryl Gonzalez Zeigler about the impact of marijuana on the developing brain as well as important facts that kids and parents need to know. She will also share tips for talking with your kids about marijuana and the real hazards on marijuana use in children.
August 16, 2017
Continuing our focus on the impact of the legalization of marijuana in Colorado. We’ll talk with Abbey Brochers, Colorado’s Deputy Director of Marijuana Policy, about how marijuana sales may help our state. We’ll find out if money is actually going to school and road improvements. Abbey will also tell us about tax revenue and education efforts for out-of state pot-tourists and the casually curious.
August 15, 2017
This week we focus on the impact of the legalization of marijuana in Colorado. We’ll look at how pets are affected with Dr. Kevin Fitzgerald, a well-known Denver veterinarian who recently published a peer review paper on Marijuana Toxicity in Dogs.
Tune in to learn how our furry friends are in greater danger, and how to protect them from a very bad “trip”.
August 14, 2017
This week we focus on the impact of the legalization of marijuana in Colorado. We’ll look at the positive and negative effects marijuana sales have on our economy, as well as crime statistics, emergency rooms, children and pets, and much more.
Tom Gorman, Director of Rocky Mountain HIDTA, joins us to discuss what impact legalized marijuana has had on Colorado’s crime rates, as well as a look at vehicular accidents, deaths, hospitalizations and more.
August 11, 2017
Continuing our special series, Guerrillas in Our Midst. Tom Bugnitz, CEO of Manufacturer's Edg, joins us for a topic he has long wanted to explore, speaking with some of the great leaders in our community who have impressive backgrounds, of which most of us are not aware.
Tom and Tammy will wrap up our week-long series with a discussion on the many great leaders we encounter. We'll talk about how the past experiences of those we admire are not only surprising, but fundamental to the type of leadership they embrace. Humility, grace, and a spirit of paying it forward is most common.
August 10, 2017
This week Connect & Collaborate brings you a special series, Guerrillas in Our Midst. Tom Bugnitz, CEO of Manufacturer’s Edge, joins us for a topic he has long wanted to explore, speaking with some of the great leaders in our community who have impressive backgrounds, of which most of us are not aware.
Today Tom's guest is James Mitchell, who may be responsible, in-part for much of the technology you use today. James worked at the Xerox Palo Alto Research Center, and other institutions of technology - working in the middle of it all.
August 9, 2017
Continuing our Guerillas in our Midst series, with Tom Bugnitz, CEO of Manufacturer’s Edge. Today his guest is John Lynch, Senior Associate Dean for Faculty and Research at Leeds School of Business at CU Boulder. John is one of the most cited marketing scholars in the world - yet he claims he just fell into his speciality. Tune in to learn what can happen when you let life lead.