Connect and Collaborate - June 27, 2017 - Carol Carter

June 27, 2017

June 27 – Carol Carter – GlobalMindED

Carol Carter is the founder of GlobalMindED. GlobalMindED is the first U.S. conference of its caliber that brings first-generation college students together with educators, industry professionals, global entrepreneurs, policymakers, and the nonprofit sector to promote access and opportunity for college and workplace success.

Connect and Collaborate - June 23, 2017 - Graeme Winder

June 23, 2017

June 23 – Graeme Winder – PAZU Music

Graeme Winder has devoted much of his life to developing new and innovative methods that aim to solve the severe learning limitations in music education. His academy in Orange County, CA, has been an incubator for new ideas and techniques throughout the years. These exciting discoveries have been expressed into PAZU with the mission to bring out the music in each of us.

Connect and Collaborate - June 22, 2017 - Greg Bashaw

June 22, 2017

All this week, we’re bringing you the Business of music.

Greg Bashaw from the Colorado Micro Business Alliance will share his passion on the side. He’s part of an acapella singing group made up of other business men who sing rockapella as an outlet for their love of music. We’ll talk about feeding your soul outside of work.

Connect and Collaborate - June 21, 2017 - Anthony Lambatos

June 21, 2017

June 21 – Anthony Lambatos – Footers Catering

All this week, we bring you the Business of music.

Anthony Lambotos from Footers Catering, will share his experience developing a great team of employees and talk about how music can be critical to the success of any event. It’s one thing to set the mood and tone, but there’s much more to making music work for business.

Connect and Collaborate - June 20, 2017 - Lewis Brown

June 20, 2017

June 20 – Lewis Brown – Group Vigilant

This week, we bring you the Business of music.

Lewis Brown of Group Vigilant, is here to discuss his Life Music Workshop which gives young people in correctional programs, and other underserved populations the opportunity to write lyrics and create music that helps heal the past, and solidify a positive future. We’ll share stories as well as their original songs.

Founded in 2008, Group Vigilant is based on the philosophy that organizations and communities are built one person at a time. Their goal is to develop those individuals. They accomplish this through a three step approach, in the areas of Youth Development, Organizational Development and Community Development.

Connect and Collaborate - June 19, 2017 - Libby Anschutz

June 19, 2017

June 19 – Libby Anschutz – Take Note Colorado Initiative

All this week, we bring you the Business of music … Take Note Colorado is a statewide music initiative to provide music education and musical instruments to every student in the state.

Libby Anchutz, member of the Take Note Colorado steering committee as well as music coalition board of advisors for Take Note Colorado, an initiative convened by Governor Hickenlooper and key Colorado funders,  will join us to talk about the program and progress in Colorado Schools.

We'll also talk about her work managing and performing in the band Tracksuit Wedding. She also owns and operates Bluedog Entertainment Group, a band incubator.

Connect and Collaborate - June 16, 2017 - Peter Moore

June 16, 2017

June 16 – 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 will be bringing in David Ludlam, Executive Director at West Slope Colorado Oil & Gas Association (COGA). They talk about the issues pertinent to energy development on Colorado’s West Slope.

Connect and Collaborate - June 15, 2017 - Paul Bergman

June 15, 2017

June 15 – Paul Bergman – Denver 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. Dr. Larry Bell, Director Office of International Education at the University of Colorado-Boulder, as well as Mary Motsenbocker, President of Denver-based International Tourism Marketing, Inc. Both clients recently were recipients of the 2017 President’s “E” Award for exporting, and both individuals were in D.C. May 22 to receive the recognition on their organization’s behalf. Derek Gianino, Director, International Policy at U.S. Chamber of Commerce also joins us to discuss ongoing internationalization of businesses and organizations within Colorado, as well as topics such as the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement.

Connect and Collaborate - June 14, 2017 - Matt Phillips

June 14, 2017

June 14 – Matt Phillips – Pro Athlete Advantage

Matt Phillips of Pro Athlete Advantage focuses the discipline of athletic competition to show business leaders and entrepreneurs how to use Mental Toughness to break through the mental roadblocks that naturally arise in our daily grind and hold us back from realizing our potential. Matt tells us how he got started, and why he chose to take athlete mentality and apply it to a business model.

Connect and Collaborate - June 13, 2017 - Paul Kullman

June 13, 2017

June 13 – Paul Kullman – Business Beyond Borders

Paul Kullman is the founder and owner of Business Beyond Borders, an international business consulting company that assists U.S. firms to strategically enter and expand in overseas markets. This week Paul brings in his expertise on Bitcoin, Blockchain, and the programs of the International Business Circle. Paul's guest is Benjamin Yablon of Atlas Law Group. Benjamin has a legal background in Blockchain as well as Digital Currency.