Connect and Collaborate - June 12, 2017 - Pat Maley

June 12, 2017

June 12 – Pat Maley – Vistage

Vistage is a CEO Peer Group for business executives. Pat Maley, Vistage Chair, introduces us to CEO Peer Group members, chairs and speakers. Pat brings us Jason Sartor from Brown & Brown Insurance to discuss upcoming changes in the commercial insurance market and how the Trump administration is viewed by commercial insurers. Donald Myers, CEO Coach and Chair for Vistage International, will introduce us to Dianna Kunz, President of Volunteers of America, Colorado focusing on how VOA has partnered with Colorado Companies to give back to the community while creating team building opportunities for their employees

Connect and Collaborate - June 9, 2017 - Kristen Muzzy

June 9, 2017

June 9 – Kristen Muzzy – Leading2Lean

Kristen Muzzy, Executive Vice President of Business Development for Leading2Lean, is an advocate for promoting manufacturing in Colorado and nationwide. Kristen brings us her guest, Stacey Bibik from Focused on Machining. Stacey has a small business background that allows her to contribute to the success of manufacturing professionals in her community.

Connect and Collaborate - June 8, 2017 - Edgar Johansson

June 9, 2017

June 8 – Edgar Johansson – Aerospace Advocate

Edgar Johansson, COBRT Aerospace Advocate, joins us to discuss progress in Colorado’s aerospace industry. Edgar’s guests include Barry Hamilton, Red Canyon Engineering & Software discusses the impact of small business in the aerospace field. Amal Chandran, from the LASP INSPIR Program focuses on academia. We round out the show with a talk on economic development with Kevin R. Doran, Executive Director of Accelerate Colorado.

Connect and Collaborate - June 7, 2017 - Wendy Brors

June 7, 2017

June 7 – Wendy Brors – Colorado Workforce Development

We’re checking in with the Colorado Workforce Development and Wendy Brors with a focus on postsecondary workforce readiness. Misti Ruthven, Executive Director Innovation and Pathways at Colorado Department of Education.

Connect and Collaborate - June 6, 2017 - Tom Bugnitz

June 6, 2017

June 6 – Tom Bugnitz – Manufacturer’s Edge

Tom Bugnitz, CEO of Manufacturer’s Edge, joins us to talk about the importance of Cybersecurity and how it impacts all of us. He’ll talk with Patricia Toth, Cybersecurity Program Manager with NIST and Bart Taylor, Publisher of Company Week.

Connect and Collaborate - June 5, 2017 - Doug Krug

June 5, 2017

June 5 – Doug Krug & Christine Kahane – Institute for Unlearning

Doug Krug calls himself a Resultant, with the Institute for UnLearning, where the focus is on helping leaders implement change without resistance. He will discuss some examples of clients who have both struggled with change, and found a path to make change with as little pain as possible.

Doug introduces us to his hero, Gail Williams from NASA. NASA was named as the best place to work in the federal government in 2016, and one of the key factors was the leadership program, Gail was the creator and designer of that leadership program.

Connect and Collaborate - June 2, 2017 - Peter Moore

June 2, 2017

June 2 – 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. Peter’s guest this week is Dr. Ken Carlson from Colorado State University and Director of the Center for Energy Water Sustainability.

Connect and Collaborate - June 1, 2017 - Jim Salestrom

June 1, 2017

June 1 – Jim Salestrom – Buffalo Bill

Help us celebrate the centennial anniversary of Buffalo Bill’s burial on Lookout Mountain. We have Buffalo Bill enthusiast Jim Salestrom to talk about the original entrepreneur. Jim will take us on an exciting journey through the life of Buffalo Bill.

Connect and Collaborate - May 31, 2017 - Governor’s Series

May 31, 2017

May 31 – Governor’s Series – Doug Robinson

Doug Robinson will be kicking off our new Governor’s Series, Finding Colorado’s Next Governor. Each month on the last day of the month we will hear from a new Governor candidate, and their views on the important issues that concern all Coloradans.

Connect and Collaborate - May 30, 2017 - Lolly Daskal

May 30, 2017

May 30 – Lolly Daskal – World’s Most Interesting Woman

Lolly Daskal is one of the most sought after executive leadership coaches in the world. She is the author of the forthcoming book, "The Leadership Gap: What Gets Between You And Your Greatness," Lolly has also been deemed a Top-50 Leadership and Management Expert by, and the Huffington Post honored Lolly with the title of, "The Most Inspiring Woman in the World."