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05/17/2016
May 17, 2016 - Joint Legislative Affairs and Economic Development Member Exchange Meeting Recap Guest Speaker: John Rohrer, Coordinator, Fiscal and Policy Analysis, Department of Legislative Services, Maryland General Assembly Topic: Maryland Fiscal Outlook The vice-chair of the Legislative Affairs Committee, Leslie Ford Weber, welcomed MCCC members and introduced the guest speaker, John Rohrer, Coordinator, Fiscal and Policy Analysis, Department of Legislative Services, Maryland... Read More
05/10/2016
Guest Speaker: Carla Reid, General Manager, Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission Topic: WSSC: What’s Next? Insights from New Leadership May 10, 2016 Recap   The vice-chair of the Infrastructure and Land Use Committee, Gus Bauman, welcomed MCCC members and introduced the guest speaker, Carla Reid, General Manager of WSSC. Ms. Reid has worked at WSSC and in both jurisdictions prior to returning recently to take over the top spot. She is familiar with the unique bi-county... Read More
04/20/2016
Small Business Presentation  Small Business Co-Chairs: Clark Kendall, Kendall Capital Management Neil Simons, Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Guest Speaker: Bill Webb, President, SilverRhino, LLC Topic: Advanced Persistent Threat – What does it mean for your business? MCCC Small Business Committee Vice-Chair Clark Kendall introduced Bill Webb who focused his presentation on the positive and negative realities of doing business in a connected world. As the President of... Read More
04/15/2016
April 15, 2016 | Joint Legislative Affairs and Economic Development Member Exchange Meeting Recap   Guest Speaker: Senator Brian Feldman (D15) and Delegate Kathleen Dumais (D15) Topic: Tax Reform in Maryland and the General Assembly 2016 Legislative Session Recap The Vice-Chair of the Legislative Affairs Meeting, Leslie Weber, welcomed MCCC members and introduced Senator Feldman and Delegate Dumais. Both have finished the session and jumped back into their other jobs as lawyer/CPA... Read More
04/12/2016
Guest Speaker: Casey Anderson, Chair, Montgomery County Planning Board Topic: The Subdivision Staging Policy – What it means for Montgomery County April 12, 2016 Recap   The vice-chair of the Infrastructure and Land Use Committee, Gus Bauman, welcomed MCCC members and introduced the guest speaker, Casey Anderson, Chair of the Montgomery County Planning Board. Anderson is a familiar presence at MCCC having served first as a Planning Board Commissioner and now the Chair. He started by... Read More
03/16/2016
Small Business Presentation  Small Business Co-Chairs: Clark Kendall, Kendall Capital Management Neil Simons, Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Guest Speaker: Karen Kilian, President, LMD Agency Topic: How to Turn Show Time into Prime Time: Get the Most Out of Conventions and Trade Shows Neil Simons, Chair of the Small Business Member Exchange Meeting, introduced the speaker. Ms. Killian began by saying that conferences are really in person marketing opportunities. It is... Read More
03/14/2016
Guest Speaker: John Stierhoff, Partner, Brian Quinn, Counsel, Venable LLP Topic: Maryland General Assembly 2016 Legislative Session Midway Report March 14, 2016 Recap   The Vice-Chair of the Legislative Affairs Meeting, Leslie Weber, welcomed MCCC members and introduced John Stierhoff and Brian Quinn of Venable LLP who serve as MCCC’s contract lobbyists in Annapolis for state advocacy.  There are 2,806 bills that have been introduced in this 90-day session, which is about 20%... Read More
03/09/2016
Guest Speaker: Paul Wiedefeld, WMATA General Manager Topic: WMATA's New Leadership: Updates and Vision for the Future March 9, 2016 Recap   The vice-chair of the Infrastructure and Land Use Committee, Gus Bauman, welcomed a full room of MCCC members and introduced the guest speaker, Paul Wiedefeld, WMATA’s new General Manager.  Mr. Wiedefeld is well known to many in Montgomery County and Maryland having served most recently as Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer... Read More

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