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07/16/2014
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 Recap Guest Speaker: John Stierhoff, Partner, Venable LLP Tom McElroy, Vice-Chair of the Legislative Affairs Committee, welcomed members and introduced our guest speaker, John Stierhoff, Partner, Venable LLP. He discussed the results of the primary elections, the impact at the state and local levels, and the shift of power moving forward. Lt. Governor Anthony Brown won the nomination for Governor from the Democratic Party. He will compete against Republican Larry Hogan... Read More
06/12/2014
May 8, 2014 Recap: Guest Speakers:  Nancy Floreen, Montgomery County Council (At Large) and Holly Sullivan, President, Montgomery Business Development Corporation (MBDC) The co-chair of the Economic Development Committee, Stew Edelstein, welcomed MCCC members and introduced the guest speakers, Nancy Floreen, Montgomery County Council (At Large) and Holly Sullivan, President, Montgomery Business Development Corporation (MBDC). Economic development and job creation are challenges in... Read More
06/11/2014
June, 2014 Recap: Guest Speaker: Diane Schwartz Jones, Director, Department of Permitting Services                      Vice-Chair of the Infrastructure and Land Use Committee, Gus Bauman, welcomed MCCC members and introduced the guest speaker Diane Schwartz Jones, Director, Department of Permitting Services. She discussed e-permitting, e-plans, and streamlining. Diane Schwartz Jones... Read More
05/29/2014
Recap: May 29, 2014 Guest Speakers: Tabisa Kalisa, Program Manager, Office of Small Business Programs National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and Min Kim, Co-Founder and President, Genex Systems Topic: Effective Marketing to the Federal Government The Vice-Chair of the GovConNet Committee, Kwesi Rogers, welcomed MCCC members and introduced the guest speakers, Tabisa Kalisa, Program Manager, Office of Small Business Programs National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)... Read More
05/13/2014
May 13, 2014 Recap: Guest Speaker: Mike Haley, Strategic Planning Manager, Office of Planning & Capital Programming, Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) Vice-Chair of the Infrastructure and Land Use Committee, Gus Bauman, welcomed MCCC members and introduced the guest speaker Mike Haley, Strategic Planning Manager, Office of Planning & Capital Programming, Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT). Mr. Haley presented an overview of the 2035 Maryland Transportation Plan (... Read More
05/08/2014
May 8, 2014 Recap: Guest Speaker:  Rich Bendis, Founder, President & CEO, BioHealth Innovation, Inc. The chair-elect of the Economic Development Committee, Leslie Weber, welcomed MCCC members and introduced the guest speaker, Rich Bendis, Founder, President & CEO, BioHealth Innovation, Inc. (BHI). BHI is an innovation intermediary that connects market relevant research assets to appropriate funding, management, and global markets to facilitate the development of commercially... Read More
04/24/2014
April 23, 2014 Recap: Guest Speaker: Rick Arthur, Managing Director of Greater Washington Region & Chief Information Officer, Hartman Executive Advisors Clark Kendall, Co-Chair of the Small Business Committee, welcomed MCCC members and introduced the guest speaker, Rick Arthur of Hartman Executive Advisors who spoke on “Avoiding the ‘IT Hairball’: How to manage your IT Strategy as you grow.” Arthur started his presentation with the anatomy of a hairball. Many... Read More
04/10/2014
April 10, 2014 Recap: Guest Speaker:  Kathy Snyder, President, Maryland Chamber of Commerce The co-chair of the Economic Development Committee, Stew Edelstein, welcomed MCCC members and introduced the guest speaker, Kathy Snyder, President, Maryland Chamber of Commerce. She presented about the progress and goals of the Maryland Competitiveness Coalition and provided insights from the 2014 Maryland General Assembly Legislative Session. The Maryland Competitiveness Coalition strives to... Read More

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