What's Happening at MCCC
November 20, 2013
Guest Speakers: Jerry Shapiro and Mark Drury, Shapiro & Duncan
Lisa Cines, Vice-Chair of the Small Business Committee, welcomed MCCC members to the meeting. Clark Kendall, Co-Chair of the Small Business Committee introduced the guest speakers, Jerry Shapiro, President, Shapiro & Duncan and Mark Drury, Vice President of Business Development, Shapiro & Duncan. Shapiro and Drury discussed the history of Shapiro and Duncan and the company’s experience and...
November 15, 2013
Guest Speakers: Senator Jamie Raskin and Delegate Anne Kaiser
Legislative Affairs Committee Co-Chair, Josh Bokee, welcomed MCCC members and the guest speakers. Senator Jamie Raskin is the Majority Whip. He represents District 20 and chairs the Montgomery County Senate Delegation. Delegate Anne Kaiser is the Vice Chair of the Democratic Caucus. She represents District 14 and chairs the Montgomery County House Delegation. Raskin and Kaiser gave a forecast of the 2014 Maryland...
November 14, 2013
Guest Speakers: Delegate Kumar Barve, Delegate Bill Frick and Delegate Aruna Miller
The vice-chair of the Economic Development Committee, Bill Robertson, welcomed MCCC members and introduced the guest speakers. Delegate Kumar Barve, Delegate Bill Frick and Delegate Aruna Miller are the Montgomery County representatives on the House of Delegates Business Climate Workgroup. Speaker Busch started this 9-person workgroup chaired by John Bohanan and Galen Clagett.
November 12th, 2013
Guest Speaker: Kelly Blynn, Next Generation of Transit Campaign Manager, Coalition for Smarter Growth
Vice-Chair of the Infrastructure and Land Use Committee, Gus Bauman, welcomed MCCC members and introduced our guest speaker, Kelly Blynn, Next Generation of Transit...
October 18, 2013
Guest Speakers: Delegate Kathleen Dumais and Doug Lindholm, President and Executive Director, COST
Vice-Chair of the Legislative Affairs Committee, Tom McElroy, welcomed MCCC members and introduced our guest speakers, Delegate Kathleen Dumais, District 15, and Doug Lindholm, President and Executive Director, Council on State Taxation (COST).
Doug Lindholm presented on tax policy issues on a national level with comparison to current practices in Maryland. COST’s goal is...
October 16, 2013 – Employment Law: Preparing for 2014
Guest Speakers: Julie Reddig, Associate, Lerch, Early & Brewer, Chtd. & Nichole DeVries, Associate, PilieroMazza PLLC
MCCC Small Business Member Meeting Co-Chair Clark Kendall welcomed members and introduced Julie Reddig, Associate, Lerch, Early & Brewer, Chtd. & Nichole DeVries, Associate, PilieroMazza PLLC. The speakers discussed employment law at the State and Federal level.
Julie Reddig presented 3 new...
October 3, 2013 – New OFCCP Regulations and other emerging Enforcement and Compliance Issues
Guest Speaker: Michael Schrier, Counsel, Jackson Kelly PLLC and Spiros Komis, General Counsel, C2 Essentials, Inc.
MCCC GovConNet Co-Chairs Kwesi Rogers and Lexy Kessler welcomed MCCC members and introduced the guest speakers Michael Schrier, Counsel, Jackson Kelly PLLC and Spiros Komis, General Counsel, C2 Essentials, Inc. The panelists discussed new regulations from the Office of Federal...
On Wednesday, September 25th, Evan Goldman, Dawn Becker, Richard Jordan and Rod Lawrence of the White Flint Partnership presented to the Montgomery County Chamber Board of Directors. They discussed the existing conditions in White Flint and the White Flint Master Plan.
Proposed changes to create White Flint Partnership's vision include a more effective transportation network and road design, reduce trafic and create a pedestrian friendly neighborhood. Economic ...