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01/21/2015
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 Recap: Topic: Cyber Security Best Practices and Requirements Guest Speaker: Jon Williams, Partner, PilieroMazza PLLC Clark Kendall, Vice-Chair of the Small Business Committee, welcomed MCCC members and guest speaker, Jon Williams, Partner at PilieroMazza PLLC. Williams gave an overview of why cyber security matters and how businesses can protect themselves from threats. There is a misperception that small businesses are not at threat, but about half of... Read More
01/13/2015
  January 13, 2015 Recap Guest Speaker: Hans Riemer, Councilmember, Montgomery County Council (At-Large) Vice-Chair of the Infrastructure and Land Use Committee, Gus Bauman, welcomed MCCC members and introduced the guest speaker Hans Riemer, Councilmember, Montgomery County Council (At-Large). Riemer discussed digital infrastructure and his white paper on the need for ultra high-speed networks in our county. Building data and fiber networks is being expanded in the county to serve schools... Read More
12/19/2014
Friday, December 19, 2014 Recap  Guest Speaker: George Leventhal, President, Montgomery County Council (At-Large) Tom McElroy, Vice-Chair of the Legislative Affairs Committee, welcomed members and introduced guest speaker, George Leventhal, President, Montgomery County Council (At-Large). Leventhal discussed his priorities for Montgomery County’s 2015 Session as they affect the business community. He began by noting that Montgomery County has a lot to offer businesses and has a... Read More
12/17/2014
December 17, 2014 Recap Guest Speaker: Judy Stephenson, Small Business Navigator, Montgomery County Department of Economic Development Clark Kendall, Vice-Chair of the Small Business Committee, welcomed MCCC members and guest speaker, Judy Stephenson, Small Business Navigator for Montgomery County Department of Economic Development. Stephenson provided an overview of how the Montgomery County Executive’s new 6-Point Economic Plan impacts Small Businesses: The MOVE program is an... Read More
12/11/2014
December 11, 2014 Recap Guest Speaker:  Dan Hoffman, Chief Innovation Officer, Montgomery County The vice-chair of the Economic Development Committee, Leslie Ford Weber, welcomed MCCC members and introduced the guest speakers, Dan Hoffman, Chief Innovation Officer, Montgomery County. The presentation featured a discussion about innovation opportunities in Montgomery County. Dan Hoffman provided an overview of the portfolio of projects that he is responsible for in Montgomery County’... Read More
12/09/2014
December 9, 2014 Recap:  Guest Speaker: Charlie Scott, Senior Government Relations Officer, Maryland, Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA)                              Vice-Chair of the Infrastructure and Land Use Committee, Gus Bauman, welcomed MCCC members and introduced the guest speaker Charlie Scott, Senior Government Relations Officer, Maryland, Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority... Read More
11/19/2014
November 19, 2014 Recap:  Guest Speaker: Lisa Firestone, President and CEO, Managed Care Advisors Clark Kendall, Vice-Chair of the Small Business Committee, welcomed MCCC members and guest speaker, Lisa Firestone, President and CEO, Managed Care Advisors. Firestone is also the winner of the Small Business Leader of the Year at the 2014 MCCC Business Awards Dinner. Lisa Firestone founded Managed Care Advisors in 1997 and projects that next year they will be on track for continued growth.... Read More
11/13/2014
November 13, 2014 Recap: Guest Speakers:  Senator Nancy King and Delegate Anne Kaiser The vice-chair of the Economic Development Committee, Leslie Ford Weber, welcomed MCCC members and introduced the guest speakers, Senator Nancy King (D-39) and Delegate Anne Kaiser (D-14). Senator King is the Senate Chair of the Montgomery County Delegation and Delegate Kaiser is the House Chair of the Montgomery County Delegation. King and Kaiser discussed legislative priorities for the 2015 Maryland... Read More

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