We’re kicking off our first annual Collaboration in Industry Awards by bringing you interviews with the nominees for each category. We’ll be sharing these interviews with you weekly until the awards ceremony on December 7. Today’s show includes Colorado Succeeds, finalist in the Education & Workforce category, the Center for Technology, Research and Commercialization, finalist in the Technology category.
Alexandra is the Executive Director of the Colorado Latino Leadership Advocacy & Research Organization, better known as CLLARO. Alexandra gives us the interesting history of CLLARO, including a name change and their exciting role in the future. Alexandra also touches on how she got to her position, proving that taking a different path with school doesn’t mean that you can’t get your dream job.
We’re kicking off our first annual Collaboration in Industry Awards by bringing you interviews with the nominees for each category. We’ll be sharing these interviews with you weekly until the awards ceremony on December 7. Today’s show includes Denver Petroleum Club & CU-Denver Global Energy Management Program, finalist in the Energy category, Colorado Public Health/Parks & Recreation Collaborative, finalist in the Health & Wellness category, and the Alliance for the Development of Additive Processing Technology (ADAPT), finalist in the Education & Workforce category.
Kristen Muzzy, Executive Vice President of Business Development for Leading2Lean joins us along with Doug Draper from Acme Distribution and Evan Price from CAP Logistics talking about logistics and supply chain.
Sumer Sorenson Bain of Manufacturer's Edge joins us to talk about women in manufacturing as well as how a team member is developing a new program that increases the effectiveness of the human capital within manufacturing.
As another election day goes into the history books there is finally relief from the never-ending political ads and robo-calls. Jon Haubert from H.B. Legacy Media Company joins us to discuss an effort to stop those annoying calls once you cast your ballot. We’ll talk about the test phase of a product called “I Already Voted” in Aurora this election season.
Rebecca Laurie from Colorado’s Department of Regulatory Agencies joins us along with Securities Commisioner, Gerald Rome discussing what's new in the investment world - crowdfunding, cryptocurrency, blockchain, and what DORA does to regulate these options and keep consumers safe.
Jeffrey Campos, Executive Director of Global Chamber Denver, joins us to discuss the internatIonal landscape in Denver in 2017 as the year ends.
We will also talk with Scott Smith of Keystone Capital Funding about providing the working capital you need to grow your business. Alexandra Alonso of CLLARO will discuss the organization that empowers Latinos through leadership development, advocacy, and research to strengthen Colorado. And Juan Garcia, of Ahora Global and Senior Advisor to President Vicente Fox discusses Presidents Fox’s visit to Denver and as a Partner with Ahora a cross-border consulting services facilitate business development strategies in Latin American countries for businesses looking to expand into Latin America.
Peter Moore is the Chairman and CEO of VITAL for Colorado, hosting leaders from across the energy industry to discuss the most pertinent issues of the day. Peter’s guest is Henry Sobanet, Director of the Office of State Budgeting and Planning.
Paul Bergman Director of the United States Commercial Service - Denver Export Assistance Center, tells us how the “World Comes to Colorado” through export and trade. We’ll talk about tourism as an export, with a focus on our relationship with Africa.