BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//52.45.182.53//NONSGML kigkonsult.se iCalcreator 2.20// CALSCALE:GREGORIAN METHOD:PUBLISH X-FROM-URL:https://gbc.org X-WR-TIMEZONE:America/New_York BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/New_York X-LIC-LOCATION:America/New_York BEGIN:STANDARD DTSTART:20211107T020000 TZOFFSETFROM:-0400 TZOFFSETTO:-0500 TZNAME:EST END:STANDARD BEGIN:DAYLIGHT DTSTART:20220313T020000 TZOFFSETFROM:-0500 TZOFFSETTO:-0400 TZNAME:EDT END:DAYLIGHT END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-112757@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020754Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Business Community CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Save the date – Thursday\, October 3rd – for the J.K. Meek Grou p Fall Investment Symposium in Baltimore.\nPlease visit our website at htt ps://graystone.morganstanley.com/the-j-k-meek-group for additional details as they become available. DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20191003 DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20191004 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:J.K. Meek Group Fall Investment Symposium in Baltimore URL:https://gbc.org/event/j-k-meek-group-fall-investment-symposium-in-balti more/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

Save the date – Thursday\, October 3rd – for the J.K. Meek Group Fall Investment Sympos ium in Baltimore.
\nPlease visit our website at https://graystone.morganstanley.com/the-j-k-meek-group for additional details as they become available.

\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-107602@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020754Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for its annual Maryland Ge neral Assembly Legislative Forum\, which will feature top policy leaders f rom both parties and the Governor’s office who will discuss the legislativ e dynamics that are in store under the State House dome for the 2019 Maryl and General Assembly legislative session.\nLearn what business issues will emerge\, hear about controversial issues\, how changes in leadership will influence the session and the impact of new members of the Senate and Hou se.\nHear from:\nSenator Bill Ferguson\nVice Chair\, Budget and Taxation C ommittee\, Senate of Maryland\nSenator J.B. Jennings\nMinority Leader\, Se nate of Maryland\nDelegate Eric Bromwell\nVice Chair\, Economic Matters Co mmittee\, Maryland House of Delegates\nDelegate Nicholaus Kipke\nMinority Leader\, Maryland House of Delegates\nKeiffer Mitchell\nSenior Advisor\, O ffice of the Governor\nDelegate Benjamin Brooks\n2nd Vice Chair\, Legislat ive Black Caucus of Maryland\, Maryland House of Delegates\nDelegate Shere e Sample-Hughes\nPresident\, Women Legislators of Maryland\, Maryland Hous e of Delegates\nWhen: Monday\, January 28\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\ , 8 a.m. program\nWhere: Lord Baltimore Hotel\, 20 West Baltimore Street\, Baltimore\, MD 21201\nCost: Members: $80 individual\, $750 block of 10 ti ckets\; Non-members: $125 individual\, $1\,250 block of 10 tickets\nRegist er to attend\nTo be eligible for a refund the Greater Baltimore Committee requires a 72-hour cancellation notice.\nFor event and sponsorship informa tion\, contact Lisa Byrd.\nEvent Sponsors:\nAmbassador:\nUniversity of Mar yland Medical System\nSignature:\nAT&T\nBGE\nMedStar Health\nMerritt Compa nies\nVenable LLP\nSupporting:\nComcast\nThe Daily Record\nPatron:\nVPC DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190128T073000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190128T093000 GEO:+39.289747;-76.616134 LOCATION:Lord Baltimore Hotel @ B&O Railroad Headquarters Building\, 20 W B altimore St\, Baltimore\, MD 21201\, USA SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:2019 Maryland General Assembly Legislative Forum URL:https://gbc.org/event/2019-maryland-general-assembly-legislative-forum/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/iStock_66505889_LARG E-1-150x150.jpg\;150\;150\;1\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/iStock_6 6505889_LARGE-1-300x173.jpg\;300\;173\;1\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2016/ 12/iStock_66505889_LARGE-1-1024x590.jpg\;584\;336\;1\,full\;/wp-content/up loads/2016/12/iStock_66505889_LARGE-1.jpg\;2715\;1564\; X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for its annual Maryland General Assembly Legislative Forum\, which will feature top policy leaders from both partie s and the Governor’s office who will discuss the legislative dynamics that are in store under the State House dome for the 2019 Maryland General Ass embly legislative session.

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Learn what business issues will emerge\ , hear about controversial issues\, how changes in leadership will influen ce the session and the impact of new members of the Senate and House.

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Hear from:

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Senator Bill Ferguson

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Vic e Chair\, Budget and Taxation Committee\, Senate of Maryland

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Senator J.B. Jennings

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Minority Leader\, Senate of Mary land

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Delegate Eric Bromwell

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Vice Chair\, Economic Matters Committee\, Maryland House of Delegates

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D elegate Nicholaus Kipke

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Minority Leader\, Maryland House of Delegates

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Keiffer Mitchell

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Senior Advi sor\, Office of the Governor

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Delegate Benjamin Brooks

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2nd Vice Chair\, Legislative Black Caucus of Maryland\, Maryl and House of Delegates

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Delegate Sheree Sample-Hughes

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President\, Women Legislators of Maryland\, Maryland House of Delegates

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When: Monday\, January 28\, 2019\; 7:30  a.m. registration\, 8 a.m. program

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Where: Lord B altimore Hotel\, 20 West Baltimore Street\, Baltimore\, MD 21201

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< strong>Cost: Members: $80 individual\, $750 block of 10 tickets\; Non-members: $125 individual\, $1\,250 block of 10 tickets

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Register to attend

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To be eligible for a refund the Greater Baltimore Committee requires a 72-hour cancellation notice.\n

For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd.

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Event Sponsors:

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University of Maryland Medical Syst em

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Signature:

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AT&T

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BGE

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Me dStar Health

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Merritt Companies

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Venable LLP

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Supporting:

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Comcast

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The Daily Record

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Patron:

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VPC

\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-108044@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020754Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Health Care Committee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190131T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190131T100000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Health Care Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/health-care-committee-meeting-27/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-108050@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020754Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Economic Development Committee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190205T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190205T100000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Economic Development Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/economic-development-committee-meeting-19/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-107958@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020754Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Chris McDonell\nJoin the Greater Baltimore Committee for the fi rst installment of a four-part speaker series with Chris McDonell\, Presid ent and CEO of McDonell Consulting Group/Sandler Training.\nThose in leade rship typically balance a fine line between building personal relationship s and focusing on task completion when it comes to leading their team memb ers. In addition\, it can be difficult to fully understand if a team membe r is struggling with ability or motivation – or both. During the presentat ion “Caring Enough To Be Demanding Of Exceptional Results: Understanding Y our Workforce and the Difference Between Ability and Motivation” we will t ake a closer look at what it takes to care enough to demand excellent resu lts and the art and science behind it.\nIf you go:\nWhen: Thursday\, Febru ary 7\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8-9 a.m. program\nWhere: Greater B altimore Committee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, M D 21202\nCost:\nGBC Member price: $35/program\nPackage plan: $100\n*The pa ckage plan entitles GBC members to a discounted price for all four program s. The package plan is non-refundable.\nNon-GBC member price: $50/program \nRegister to attend\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for a refu nd\, excluding the $100 bundle option.\nFor event and sponsorship informat ion\, contact Lisa Byrd\, GBC’s Director of Events and Business Developmen t\, at 410-727-2820.\nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/speaker-series-with- chris-mcdonell-caring-enough-to-be-demanding-of-exceptional-results-februa ry-2019/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190207T073000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190207T090000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Speaker Series with Chris McDonell: Caring Enough to be Demanding o f Exceptional Results – February 2019 URL:https://gbc.org/event/speaker-series-with-chris-mcdonell-caring-enough- to-be-demanding-of-exceptional-results-february-2019/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/Chris-McDonell-Bio-H ead-Shot--300x450.jpg\;130\;195\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/Chris -McDonell-Bio-Head-Shot--300x450.jpg\;130\;195\,large\;/wp-content/uploads /2018/09/Chris-McDonell-Bio-Head-Shot--300x450.jpg\;130\;195\,full\;/wp-co ntent/uploads/2018/09/Chris-McDonell-Bio-Head-Shot--300x450.jpg\;130\;195 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

Chris McDonell

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Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for the first installment of a four-part speaker series with Chris McDonel l\, President and CEO of McDonell Consulting Group/Sandler Training.

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Those in leadership typically balance a fine line between building pers onal relationships and focusing on task completion when it comes to leadin g their team members. In addition\, it can be difficult to fully understan d if a team member is struggling with ability or motivation – or both. Dur ing the presentation “Caring Enough To Be Demanding Of Exceptional Res ults: Understanding Your Workforce and the Difference Between Ability and Motivation” we will take a closer look at what it takes to care enoug h to demand excellent results and the art and science behind it.

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< strong>If you go:

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When: Thursday\, Febru ary 7\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8-9 a.m. program

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W here: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Su ite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 21202

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Cost:

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GBC Member price: $35/program

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Package plan: $100

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*The pac kage plan entitles GBC members to a discounted price for all four programs . The package plan is non-refundable.

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Non-GBC member price: $ 50/program

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Register to attend

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A 72-hour cance llation notice is required for a refund\, excluding the $100 bundle option .

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For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, GBC’s Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820.

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Tickets: http s://gbc.org/events/speaker-series-with-chris-mcdonell-caring-enough-to-be- demanding-of-exceptional-results-february-2019/.

X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/speaker-series-with-chris-mcdonell-car ing-enough-to-be-demanding-of-exceptional-results-february-2019/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-109044@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020754Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,GBC Event\,Public Safety Commi ttee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190219T120000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190219T133000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Public Safety Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/public-safety-committee/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-108177@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020754Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Education and Workforce Commit tee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190221T080000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190221T093000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Education and Workforce Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/education-and-workforce-committee-meeting-5/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-109112@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020754Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:This event is now sold out.\nBaltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh has announced the appointment of Michael Harrison as Acting Police Commission er\, effective February 11\, 2019. Join business leaders to hear Acting Po lice Commissioner Harrison discuss his experiences and plans for the Balti more Police Department.\n\nMichael Harrison was appointed Superintendent o f Police of the New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) in August 2014 by for mer mayor Mitch Landrieu and reappointed in May 2018 by Mayor LaToya Cantr ell.\nHe joined the New Orleans Police Department in 1991 and advanced thr ough the ranks of the department\, becoming a detective in the Major Case Narcotics Section in 1995\, promoted to sergeant in 1998\, where he served in the Eighth Police District and then in the Public Integrity Bureau unt il 2006 when he was promoted to lieutenant\, but continued to serve there until early 2009. He was also the assistant commander in the Seventh Distr ict in 2009.\nIn January 2011\, he was appointed to the position of comman der\, where he served as commander of the Special Investigations Division\ ; managing the narcotics\, vice\, criminal intelligence and gang enforceme nt units of NOPD. In January 2012\, he assumed command of the Seventh Poli ce District\, overseeing police services for eastern New Orleans\, until h e was appointed superintendent.\nAs Superintendent\, Harrison led the NOPD through comprehensive reform while managing the nation’s most robust and expansive police consent decree. Under his leadership\, the NOPD manages s ecurity for some of the nation’s largest special events\; attracting appro ximately 11 million visitors annually.\nPrior to joining the NOPD\, Harris on served for eight years with the Louisiana Air National Guard. He earned a Bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from the University of Phoenix an d a master of criminal justice from Loyola University.\nHe is a graduate o f Northwestern University’s School of Police Staff and Command\, Senior Ma nagement Institute for Police\, and the FBI’s National Executive Institute .\n\nIn 2017\, Harrison was elected by his peers from across the country t o serve on the Board of Directors of the Major City Chiefs Association. He is also a member of the International Association of Chiefs of Police\, P olice Executive Research Forum\, National Organization of Black Law Enforc ement Executives and recently appointed to the Law Enforcement Immigration Task Force.\n\nHarrison’s bio\, courtesy of the New Orleans Police Depart ment.\n\n\nIf you go:\nWhen: Monday\, February 25\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. regis tration\, 8 a.m. program\nWhere: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 111 South C alvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 21202\nCost: $50 members\nRegi ster to attend\nThis event is limited to GBC member companies and employee s of GBC member companies. A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for r efund.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Direct or of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820.\nBreakfast Sponso r:\n\n\n\n\n\n\n\n\n\nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/newsmaker-breakfast- meet-baltimore-police-department-acting-commissioner-michael-harrison-febr uary-2019/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190225T073000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190225T093000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:SOLD OUT: Newsmaker Breakfast: Meet Baltimore Police Department Act ing Commissioner Michael Harrison URL:https://gbc.org/event/newsmaker-breakfast-meet-baltimore-police-departm ent-acting-commissioner-michael-harrison/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/DSC_0277-1-300x230.j pg\;300\;230\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/DSC_0277-1-300x230.jpg\; 300\;230\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/DSC_0277-1-300x230.jpg\;300\; 230\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/DSC_0277-1-300x230.jpg\;300\;230 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

This event is now sold out.< /em>

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Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh has announced the appointment of Michael Harrison as Acting Police Commissioner\, effective February 11\ , 2019. Join business leaders to hear Acting Police Commissioner Harrison discuss his experiences and plans for the Baltimore Police Department.

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Michael Harrison was appointed Superintendent of Police of the New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) in August 2014 by former mayor Mitch Landrieu and reappointed in May 2018 by Mayor LaToya Cantrell.

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He joined the New Orleans Police Department in 1991 and advanced through the ranks of the department\, becoming a detective in the Major Case Narcotic s Section in 1995\, promoted to sergeant in 1998\, where he served in the Eighth Police District and then in the Public Integrity Bureau until 2006 when he was promoted to lieutenant\, but continued to serve there until ea rly 2009. He was also the assistant commander in the Seventh District in 2 009.

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In January 2011\, he was appointed to the position of command er\, where he served as commander of the Special Investigations Division\; managing the narcotics\, vice\, criminal intelligence and gang enforcemen t units of NOPD. In January 2012\, he assumed command of the Seventh Polic e District\, overseeing police services for eastern New Orleans\, until he was appointed superintendent.

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As Superintendent\, Harrison led th e NOPD through comprehensive reform while managing the nation’s most robus t and expansive police consent decree. Under his leadership\, the NOPD man ages security for some of the nation’s largest special events\; attracting approximately 11 million visitors annually.

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Prior to joining the NOPD\, Harrison served for eight years with the Louisiana Air National Gua rd. He earned a Bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from the University of Phoenix and a master of criminal justice from Loyola University.

\n< div>He is a graduate of Northwestern University’s School of Police Staff a nd Command\, Senior Management Institute for Police\, and the FBI’s Nation al Executive Institute.
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In 2017\, Harrison was el ected by his peers from across the country to serve on the Board of Direct ors of the Major City Chiefs Association. He is also a member of the Inter national Association of Chiefs of Police\, Police Executive Research Forum \, National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives and recently appointed to the Law Enforcement Immigration Task Force.
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Harrison’s bio\, courtesy of the New Orleans Police Departmen t.
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If you go:

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When: Monday\, February 25\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m. program

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Where: Greater Baltimore Committee\ , 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 21202

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Cost: $50 members

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Register to attend

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This event is limi ted to GBC member companies and employees of GBC member companies. A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.

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For e vent and sponsorship information\, contact  Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2 820.

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Breakfast Sponsor:

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Tickets: https://gbc.org/event s/newsmaker-breakfast-meet-baltimore-police-department-acting-commissioner -michael-harrison-february-2019/.

X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/newsmaker-breakfast-meet-baltimore-pol ice-department-acting-commissioner-michael-harrison-february-2019/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-108047@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020754Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Innovation and Technology Comm ittee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190226T090000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190226T103000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Innovation and Technology Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/innovation-and-technology-committee-meeting-5/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-108052@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020754Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Bioscience Committee\,Committee Meeting CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190227T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190227T100000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Bioscience Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/bioscience-committee-meeting-23/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-108186@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020754Z CATEGORIES: CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Baltimore’s CitiWatch surveillance camera program consists of 1 \,000 cameras throughout Baltimore City\, with nearly 100 in the downtown area\, and has been instrumental in aiding the Baltimore Police Department in solving crimes and arresting the perpetrators in an effort to make Bal timore safer. Join the Greater Baltimore Committee to learn about the prog ram\, how it works\, its coverage\, its successes and plans for the future .\nHear from:\nMajor Samuel Hood III\, Director of Law Enforcement Operati ons\, Baltimore Police Department\, Homeland Security Division CitiWatch\n Elise Gillespie\, Project Manager\, Mayor’s Office on Criminal Justice\nIf you go:\nWhen: Thursday\, February 28\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m. program\nWhere: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 111 South Calvert Stre et\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 21202\nCost: $50 members\nRegister to att end\nThis event is open to GBC member companies and employees of GBC membe r companies. A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.\nFor ev ent and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events a nd Business Development\, at 410-727-2820.\nBreakfast Sponsor:\n\nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/newsmaker-breakfast-baltimores-citiwatch-surveilla nce-camera-program/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190228T073000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190228T093000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Newsmaker Breakfast: Baltimore’s CitiWatch Surveillance Camera Prog ram – Its Role in Law Enforcement URL:https://gbc.org/event/newsmaker-breakfast-baltimores-citiwatch-surveill ance-camera-program/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/iStock_4907594_LARGE -1-300x200.jpg\;350\;233\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/iStock_49075 94_LARGE-1-300x200.jpg\;350\;233\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/iStoc k_4907594_LARGE-1-300x200.jpg\;350\;233\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/01 /iStock_4907594_LARGE-1-300x200.jpg\;350\;233 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

Baltimore’s CitiWatch surveillance camera program consists of 1\,000 cameras throughout Baltimore City\, with nearly 100 in the down town area\, and has been instrumental in aiding the Baltimore Police Depar tment in solving crimes and arresting the perpetrators in an effort to mak e Baltimore safer. Join the Greater Baltimore Committee to learn about the program\, how it works\, its coverage\, its successes and plans for the f uture.

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Hear from:

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Major Samuel Ho od III\, Director of Law Enforcement Operations\, Baltimore Polic e Department\, Homeland Security Division CitiWatch

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Elise Gillespie\, Project Manager\, Mayor’s Office on Criminal Justice< /p>\n

If you go:

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When: Thursda y\, February 28\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m. program

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< strong>Where: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 111 South Calvert Str eet\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 21202

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Cost: $50 members

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Register to attend

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Th is event is open to GBC member companies and employees of GBC member compa nies. A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.< /p>\n

For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Busin ess Development\, at 410-727-2820.

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Breakfast Sponsor:

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Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/newsmaker-breakfast-baltimore s-citiwatch-surveillance-camera-program/.

X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/newsmaker-breakfast-baltimores-citiwat ch-surveillance-camera-program/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-108046@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020754Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Health Care Committee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190305T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190305T093000 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Health Care Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/health-care-committee-meeting-28/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-109322@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020754Z CATEGORIES: CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:As the demand for data and technology continues to grow and we begin to move toward the next generation of connectivity\, known as 5G\, c ommunications infrastructure\, specifically small cell technology is criti cal and will play a large role in the next deployment wave. Come hear from representatives from the Wireless Infrastructure Association\, AT&T Maryl and and Crown Castle on what this technology means for Baltimore – and Mar yland’s – emergency preparedness\, economic development and innovation ind ustries.\n \n \n \nHear from:\nArturo Chang\, State Government Affairs Cou nsel\, Wireless Infrastructure Association\n \n \n \n \n\nLaTara Harris\,  Regional Director\, External & Legislative Affairs\, AT&T\n \n \n \n \nRic hard Rothrock\, Government Relations Manager\, Crown Castle\n \n \n \n \nI f you go:\nWhen: Monday\, March 11\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m . program\nWhere: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 21202\nCost: $35 members\, $50 non-members\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.\nFor event and sponso rship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business De velopment\, at 410-727-2820. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190311T073000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190311T093000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Breakfast Briefing: 5G and The Future of Wireless Connectivity\, In novation and Investment – March 2019 URL:https://gbc.org/event/breakfast-briefing-the-future-of-wireless-connect ivity-innovation-and-investment-march-2019/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/iStock_91554247_LARG E-300x196.jpg\;300\;196\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/iStock_915542 47_LARGE-300x196.jpg\;300\;196\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/iStock_ 91554247_LARGE-300x196.jpg\;300\;196\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/iS tock_91554247_LARGE-300x196.jpg\;300\;196 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

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As the demand for data and technology cont inues to grow and we begin to move toward the next generation of connectiv ity\, known as 5G\, communications infrastructure\, specifically small cel l technology is critical and will play a large role in the next deployment wave. Come hear from representatives from the Wireless Infrastructure Ass ociation\, AT&T Maryland and Crown Castle on what this technology means fo r Baltimore – and Maryland’s – emergency preparedness\, economic developme nt and innovation industries.

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Arturo Ch ang\, State Government Affairs Counsel\, Wireless Infrastructure Association

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LaTara Harris\, Regional Director\, External & Legislative Affairs\, AT&T

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Richard Rothrock\, Government Relation s Manager\, Crown Castle

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< strong>If you go:

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When: Monday\, March 1 1\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m. program

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Where: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 17 00\, Baltimore\, MD 21202

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Cost: $35 members\, $50 non-members

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A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for ref und.

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For event and sponsorship information\, contact  Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820.

\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-109045@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020754Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,GBC Event\,Public Safety Commi ttee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190321T120000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190321T133000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Public Safety Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/public-safety-committee-meeting/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-109353@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020754Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Trading floor inside the Exelon building\nJoin the Greater Balt imore Committee for a conversation with James McHugh\, CEO of Constellatio n and Executive Vice President of Exelon\, to learn how energy is traded a nd tour the 65\,000-square-foot trading floor at the Exelon tower at Harbo r Point.\n\nJames McHugh\, a 24-year veteran of the energy industry\, lead s Constellation\, Exelon’s competitive retail and wholesale businesses. Co nstellation is responsible for the marketing of electricity\, natural gas and other energy-related products and services to its wholesale\, commerci al\, industrial and residential customers\, as well as ensuring the optimi zation of Exelon’s generation portfolio by obtaining maximum value for pow er produced while managing risk for the company and its shareholders. Cons tellation has a business presence in 48 states\, Washington\, D.C.\, and p arts of Canada.\nIf you go:\nWhen: Wednesday\, March 27\, 2019\; 7:15 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m. program\nWhere: Exelon Headquarters\, 1310 Point St reet\, Baltimore\, MD 21231\nCost: $50 members\nRegister to attend\nThis e vent is limited to GBC member companies and employees of GBC member compan ies. A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Busin ess Development\, at 410-727-2820.\nBreakfast Sponsor: DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190327T071500 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190327T093000 LOCATION:Exelon Headquarters @ 1310 Point Street\, Baltimore MD 21231 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Newsmaker Breakfast: An Inside View of How Energy is Traded – March 2019 URL:https://gbc.org/event/newsmaker-breakfast-an-inside-view-of-how-energy- is-traded-march-2019/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/tech3-1024x536-1-102 4x536.jpg\;584\;306\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/tech3-1024x536-1- 1024x536.jpg\;584\;306\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/tech3-1024x536- 1-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/tech3-1024x536 -1-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

Trading floor inside the Exelon building

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Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a conversation with James McHugh \, CEO of Constellation and Executive Vice President of Exelon\, to learn how energy is traded and tour the 65\,000-square-foot trading floor at the Exelon tower at Harbor Point.

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James McHugh\, a 24-year veteran of th e energy industry\, leads Constellation\, Exelon’s competitive retail and wholesale businesses. Constellation is responsible for the marketing of el ectricity\, natural gas and other energy-related products and services to its wholesale\, commercial\, industrial and residential customers\, as wel l as ensuring the optimization of Exelon’s generation portfolio by obtaini ng maximum value for power produced while managing risk for the company an d its shareholders. Constellation has a business presence in 48 states\, W ashington\, D.C.\, and parts of Canada.

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If you go:

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When: Wednesday\, March 27\, 2019\; 7:15 a.m. r egistration\, 8 a.m. program

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Where: Exelon Headqu arters\, 1310 Point Street\, Baltimore\, MD 21231

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Cost: $50 members

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Register to attend

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This event is limited to GBC member companies and employees of GB C member companies. A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.

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For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820.

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Breakfast Sponsor:

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\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-108049@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020754Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Transportation and Mobility Co mmittee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190327T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190327T100000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Transportation and Mobility Committee meeting – CANCELLED URL:https://gbc.org/event/transportation-and-mobility-committee-meeting-6/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-110737@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020754Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a conversation with Ba ltimore City Councilman Eric Costello\, Chair\, Budget and Appropriations Committee\, about Baltimore City’s financial condition\, public safety bud geting and overtime expenditures and tax incentives to grow Baltimore’s ec onomy.\nCostello\, who joined the Baltimore City Council in October 2014\,  represents Baltimore’s 11th District\, which includes Central West Baltim ore\, the Downtown Central Business District\, Midtown\, the South Baltimo re Peninsula\, State Center\, the Inner Harbor and Camden Yards\, as well as 24 unique neighborhoods. The 11th District is also home to Lexington Ma rket\, MICA\, Port Covington\, the University of Baltimore and University of Maryland\, Baltimore.\nCostello is an influential member of the City Co uncil\, serving as Chairman of the City Council’s Budget and Appropriation s and Judiciary and Legislative Investigations Committees. He is also a me mber of the Council’s Labor\, Land Use and Transportation and Taxation\, F inance and Economic Development Committees.\nPrior to joining the Baltimor e City Council\, Costello worked from 2006 to 2014 in the U.S. Government Accountability Office as a Senior IT Analyst. He earned a bachelor’s degre e from SUNY Oneonta and a master’s degree from Syracuse University’s iScho ol\, with Certificates of Advanced Study in both Information Security Mana gement and Information Systems and Telecommunications Management.\nIf you go:\nWhen: Tuesday\, April 9\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m. prog ram\nWhere: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 21202\nCost: $50 members\nRegister to attend\nThis event is limited to GBC member companies and employees of GBC member compa nies. A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Busi ness Development\, at 410-727-2820.\nBreakfast Sponsor:\n\nTickets: https: //gbc.org/events/newsmaker-breakfast-with-baltimore-city-councilman-eric-c ostello-april-2019/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190409T073000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190409T093000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Newsmaker Breakfast with Baltimore City Councilman Eric Costello – April 2019 URL:https://gbc.org/event/newsmaker-breakfast-with-baltimore-city-councilma n-eric-costello-april-2019/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Costello-1-300x434.j pg\;149\;216\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Costello-1-300x434.jpg\; 149\;216\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Costello-1-300x434.jpg\;149\; 216\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Costello-1-300x434.jpg\;149\;216 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a c onversation with Baltimore City Councilman Eric Costello\, Chair\, Budget and Approp riations Committee\, about Baltimore City’s financial condition\, public s afety budgeting and overtime expenditures and tax incentives to grow Balti more’s economy.

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Costello\, who joined the Baltimore City Council i n October 2014\, represents Baltimore’s 11th District\, which includes Cen tral West Baltimore\, the Downtown Central Business District\, Midtown\, t he South Baltimore Peninsula\, State Center\, the Inner Harbor and Camden Yards\, as well as 24 unique neighborhoods. The 11th District is also home to Lexington Market\, MICA\, Port Covington\, the University of Baltimore and University of Maryland\, Baltimore.

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Costello is an influentia l member of the City Council\, serving as Chairman of the City Council’s B udget and Appropriations and Judiciary and Legislative Investigations Comm ittees. He is also a member of the Council’s Labor\, Land Use and Transpor tation and Taxation\, Finance and Economic Development Committees.

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Prior to joining the Baltimore City Council\, Costello worked from 2006 t o 2014 in the U.S. Government Accountability Office as a Senior IT Analyst . He earned a bachelor’s degree from SUNY Oneonta and a master’s degree fr om Syracuse University’s iSchool\, with Certificates of Advanced Study in both Information Security Management and Information Systems and Telecommu nications Management.

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If you go:

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When: Tuesday\, April 9\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m. program

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Where: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 21202

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C ost: $50 members

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Register to attend

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This event is limited to GBC member companies and em ployees of GBC member companies. A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.

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For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820.

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Breakfast Spo nsor:

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Tickets: https:// gbc.org/events/newsmaker-breakfast-with-baltimore-city-councilman-eric-cos tello-april-2019/.

X-COST:$50 X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/newsmaker-breakfast-with-baltimore-cit y-councilman-eric-costello-april-2019/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-108042@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020754Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Education and Workforce Commit tee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190411T080000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190411T093000 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Education and Workforce Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/education-and-workforce-committee-meeting-6/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-108051@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020754Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Economic Development Committee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190416T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190416T100000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Economic Development Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/economic-development-committee-meeting-20/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-108048@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020754Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Innovation and Technology Comm ittee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190423T090000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190423T103000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Innovation and Technology Committee meeting – CANCELLED URL:https://gbc.org/event/innovation-and-technology-committee-meeting-6/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-108053@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020754Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Bioscience Committee\,Committee Meeting CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190425T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190425T100000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Bioscience Committe meeting – CANCELLED URL:https://gbc.org/event/bioscience-committe-meeting/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-109414@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020754Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Transportation and Mobility Co mmittee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190508T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190508T100000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Transportation and Mobility Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/transportation-and-mobility-committee-meeting-7/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-107960@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020754Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee\nfor the second installmen t of a four-part speaker series featuring Keith Daw\, Vice President and a trainer at McDonell Consulting Group/Sandler Training.\nIf you’re like mo st salespeople\, you may be:\n\nWondering how to get more warm referrals a nd introductions.\nWorrying about keeping up with the latest social media changes.\nConfused about where to best spend your time.\nNot understanding how social networking will actually lead to sales.\n\n\nAt “LinkedIn & Th e Art Of Social Selling” learn how to drive revenue by adding more people\ , information and opportunities to your sales pipeline\, including the att itudes\, behaviors and techniques of social selling that you can immediate ly implement in your next appointment.\nIf you go:\nWhen: Wednesday\, May 8\, 2019\; 5:30 p.m. registration\, 6-7 p.m. program\nWhere: Greater Balti more Committee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 21 202\n \nCost:\n$35 members\n$50 non-members\nRegister to attend\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for a refund.\nFor event and sponsorship  information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, GBC’s Director of Events and Business De velopment\, at 410-727-2820.\nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/speaker-seri es-with-chris-mcdonell-linkedin-the-art-of-social-selling-may-2018/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190508T173000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190508T190000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Speaker Series with McDonell Consulting Group: LinkedIn & The Art O f Social Selling – May 2019 URL:https://gbc.org/event/speaker-series-with-chris-mcdonell-linkedin-the-a rt-of-social-selling-may-2018/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Keith-Daw-300x473.jp g\;120\;190\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Keith-Daw-300x473.jpg\;12 0\;190\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Keith-Daw-300x473.jpg\;120\;190 \,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Keith-Daw-300x473.jpg\;120\;190 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

Join the Grea ter Baltimore Committee

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for the second installment of a four-part speaker series featuring Keith Daw\, Vice President and a trainer at McDon ell Consulting Group/Sandler Training.

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If you’re like most salespe ople\, you may be:

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  • Wondering how to get more warm referrals and introductions.
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  • Worrying about keeping up with the latest so cial media changes.
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  • Confused about where to best spend your time .
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  • Not understanding how social networking will actually lead to sales.
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At “Linke dIn & The Art Of Social Selling” learn how to drive revenue by adding more people\, information and opportunities to your sales pipeline\, incl uding the attitudes\, behaviors and techniques of social selling that you can immediately implement in your next appointment.

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If you go:

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When: Wednesday\, May 8\, 2019\; 5: 30 p.m. registration\, 6-7 p.m. program

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Where: Gr eater Baltimore Committee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltim ore\, MD 21202

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Cost:

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$35 member s

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$50 non-members

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< strong>Register to attend

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A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for a refund.

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For event and sponsorship in formation\, contact Lisa Byrd\, GBC’s D irector of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820.

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Tick ets: https://gbc.org/events/speaker-series-with-chris-mcdonell-linkedin-the -art-of-social-selling-may-2018/.

X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/speaker-series-with-chris-mcdonell-lin kedin-the-art-of-social-selling-may-2018/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-112214@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020754Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Business Community CONTACT:Lisa Carmichael\; 410-454-0508\; lcarmichael@bizjournals.com\; http ://bizj.us/1prvtn DESCRIPTION:If you love to network\, join us for BBJ’s 11th Spring Expo! Th e Expo is a one stop shop if you are looking to grow your business! Visit the vendors\, attend a complimentary breakout session or our well-known Di gital Marketing Seminar and enjoy breakfast.\nLearn more here.\nTickets: h ttp://bizj.us/1prvtn. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190510T080000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190510T123000 LOCATION:Delta Hotels by Marriot Baltimore Hunt Valley @ 245 Shawan Road\, Hunt Valley\, MD 21031 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:BBJ 2019 Spring Business Growth Expo URL:https://gbc.org/event/bbj-2019-spring-business-growth-expo/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/BBJ-Expo-300x178.jpg \;450\;267\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/BBJ-Expo-300x178.jpg\;450\ ;267\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/BBJ-Expo-300x178.jpg\;450\;267\,f ull\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/BBJ-Expo-300x178.jpg\;450\;267 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

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If you love to network\, join us for BBJ’s 11th Spring Expo! The Expo is a one stop shop if you are looking to grow your business ! Visit the vendors\, attend a complimentary breakout session or our well- known Digital Marketing Seminar and enjoy breakfast.

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Learn more here.

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Tickets: http://bizj.us/1prvtn. X-COST:$25 X-TICKETS-URL:http://bizj.us/1prvtn END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-109229@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020754Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for its 64th Annual Meetin g\, the state’s premier business event of the year. Hear from featured spe aker U.S. Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein and  join us for speci al award presentations to Donald Mohler\, former Baltimore County Executiv e\, and Thomas M. Scalea\, MD\, Physician-in-Chief\, R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center.\nWhen: Monday\, May 13\, 2019\; 5:30-8:30 p.m.\nWhere: Rena issance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel\, 202 East Pratt Street\, Baltimore\, MD 21202\nCost:\nMembers: $225 individual\, $2\,000 table of 10\nNon-membe rs: $275 individual\, $2\,750 table of 10\nRegister to attend\nTo be eligi ble for a refund the Greater Baltimore Committee requires a 72-hour cancel lation notice.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\ , Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820.\nEvent Sp onsors:\nTitle\nAccenture\nAmbassador\nBaltimore Development Corporation\n The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company\nUniversity of Maryland Medical Sys tem\nSignature\nAT&T\nBaltimore Business Journal\nBGE\nCareFirst BlueCross BlueShield\nMedStar Health\nMerritt Properties\nVenable LLP\nPlatinum\nTh e Shelter Foundation\nGold\nComcast\nThe Daily Record\nDLA Piper\nKaiser P ermanente\nSaul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP\nSunTrust Bank\nTowson Universit y\nUniversity of Maryland\, Baltimore\nVPC\nTable Wine\nThe Annie E. Casey Foundation\nBB&T\nCurio Wellness\nThe Howard Hughes Corporation\nLoyola U niversity Maryland\nThe Northeat Maglev – TNEM\nPwC\nSt. Agnes Healthcare \nUniversity of Maryland University College\nSilver\nBaltimore City Commun ity College\nThe Bozzuto Group\nCommunity College of Baltimore County\nJoh ns Hopkins Medicine\nUniversity of Maryland\, Baltimore County\nBronze\nAo n Corporation\nKELLY\nLegg Mason\nSouthwest Airlines\nWSP\nTickets: https: //gbc.org/events/gbcs-64th-annual-meeting-may-2019/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190513T173000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190513T203000 LOCATION:Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel @ 202 East Pratt Street\, Baltimore\, MD 21202 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:GBC’s 64th Annual Meeting – May 2019 URL:https://gbc.org/event/gbcs-64th-annual-meeting-may-2019/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/gbc2-1024x473.jpg\;5 84\;270\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/gbc2-1024x473.jpg\;584\;270\, large\;/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/gbc2-1024x473.jpg\;584\;270\,full\;/wp- content/uploads/2017/03/gbc2-1024x473.jpg\;584\;270 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

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Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for its 64th An nual Meeting\, the state’s premier business event of the year. Hear from f eatured speaker U.S. Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein and  join u s for special award presentations to Donald Mohler\, former Baltimore Coun ty Executive\, and Thomas M. Scalea\, MD\, Physician-in-Chief\, R Adams Co wley Shock Trauma Center.

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When: Monday\, May 13\, 2019\; 5:30-8:30 p.m.

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Where: Renaissance Baltimo re Harborplace Hotel\, 202 East Pratt Street\, Baltimore\, MD 21202

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Members: $225 individual \, $2\,000 table of 10

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Non-members: $275 individu al\, $2\,750 table of 10

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Register to attend

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To be eligible for a refund the Greater Baltimore Committee requires a 72-hour cancellation not ice.

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For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Dev elopment\, at 410-727-2820.

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Event Sponsor s:

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Title

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Accenture

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Ambassador

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Baltimore Development Corporation

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T he Whiting-Turner Contracting Company

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University of Maryland Medic al System

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Signature

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AT&T

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Baltimor e Business Journal

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BGE

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CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield

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MedStar Health

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Merritt Properties

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Venable LLP

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Platinum

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The Shelter Foundation

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Gold

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Comcast

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The Daily Record

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DLA Piper\n

Kaiser Permanente

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Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP

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Su nTrust Bank

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Towson University

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University of Maryland\, Bal timore

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VPC

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Table Wine

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The Annie E . Casey Foundation

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BB&T

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Curio Wellness

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The Howard Hughes Corporation

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Loyola University Maryland

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The Northeat Maglev – TNEM

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PwC

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St. Agnes Healthcare

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University of Maryland University College

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Silver

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Ba ltimore City Community College

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The Bozzuto Group

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Community College of Baltimore County

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Johns Hopkins Medicine

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Univer sity of Maryland\, Baltimore County

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Bronze

\n< p>Aon Corporation

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KELLY

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Legg Mason

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Southwest Airli nes

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WSP

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Tickets: https://gbc.o rg/events/gbcs-64th-annual-meeting-may-2019/.

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To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-112179@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020754Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a conversation with Is abel Mercedes Cumming\, Inspector General for the City of Baltimore\, a ne w emerging power in city government\, at the GBC’s May 22 Newsmaker Breakf ast.\nAs the first female and Hispanic to be named Inspector General for B altimore City\, Cumming’s office has achieved independence\, doubled in si ze\, completed 16 investigations\, identified over $1 million in financial waste and quadrupled the hotline activity in just one year.\nCumming prev iously served as the Assistant Inspector General of Investigations for the Washington Metro system. There she oversaw 200 investigations and had a t eam of 14. She also previously served for 20 years as a financial crimes p rosecutor for the State of Maryland\, Prince George’s County and Baltimore City. Before embarking on her legal career\, she was the Director of Inte rnal Audit for American National Bank in Baltimore and started her career as an auditor with KPMG Peat Marwick.\nThe international fraud fighting as sociation\, the ACFE\, named Cumming the Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) of the Year in 2006 and the first “Top Fraud Fighter” in Maryland in 2003. T he Maryland Daily Record selected Cumming as a “Top 100 Women in Maryland” three times and a “Leader in Law.” She has traveled to Amman\, Jordan whe re she taught White Collar Prosecution to 50 judges and lawyers for the Ru le of Law program.\nCumming is both a Certified Fraud Examiner and a Certi fied Inspector General. She earned a bachelor’s degree from James Madison University and earned a MBA and Juris Doctor from the University of Baltim ore.\nIf you go:\nWhen: Wednesday\, May 22\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration \, 8 a.m. program\nWhere: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 21202\nCost: $50 Members and Non-memb ers\nRegister to attend\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for ref und.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820.\nBreakfast Sponsor: \n\nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/newsmaker-breakfast-with-isabel-cummin g-inspector-general-city-of-baltimore-may-2019/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190522T073000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190522T093000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Newsmaker Breakfast with Isabel Cumming\, Inspector General\, City of Baltimore – May 2019 URL:https://gbc.org/event/newsmaker-breakfast-with-isabel-cumming-inspector -general-city-of-baltimore-may-2019/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Isabel-Cumming-300x4 24.jpg\;200\;283\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Isabel-Cumming-300x4 24.jpg\;200\;283\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Isabel-Cumming-300x42 4.jpg\;200\;283\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Isabel-Cumming-300x424. jpg\;200\;283 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

Join the Greater Baltimore C ommittee for a conversation with Isabel Mercedes Cumming\, Inspector Gener al for the City of Baltimore\, a new emerging power in city government\, a t the GBC’s May 22 Newsmaker Breakfast.

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As the first female and Hi spanic to be named Inspector General for Baltimore City\, Cumming’s office has achieved independence\, doubled in size\, completed 16 investigations \, identified over $1 million in financial waste and quadrupled the hotlin e activity in just one year.

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Cumming previously served as the Assi stant Inspector General of Investigations for the Washington Metro system.  There she oversaw 200 investigations and had a team of 14. She also previ ously served for 20 years as a financial crimes prosecutor for the State o f Maryland\, Prince George’s County and Baltimore City. Before embarking o n her legal career\, she was the Director of Internal Audit for American N ational Bank in Baltimore and started her career as an auditor with KPMG P eat Marwick.

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The international fraud fighting association\, the AC FE\, named Cumming the Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) of the Year in 2006 and the first “Top Fraud Fighter” in Maryland in 2003. The Maryland Da ily Record selected Cumming as a “Top 100 Women in Maryland” three ti mes and a “Leader in Law.” She has traveled to Amman\, Jordan where she ta ught White Collar Prosecution to 50 judges and lawyers for the Rule of Law program.

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Cumming is both a Certified Fraud Examiner and a Certifi ed Inspector General. She earned a bachelor’s degree from James Madison Un iversity and earned a MBA and Juris Doctor from the University of Baltimor e.

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If you go:

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When: Wedn esday\, May 22\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m. program

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Where: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 111 South Calvert Stre et\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 21202

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Cost: $50 Members and Non-members

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Register to attend

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A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.

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For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820.

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Breakfast Sponsor:

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Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/newsmaker-breakfast-with-isabel-cu mming-inspector-general-city-of-baltimore-may-2019/.

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To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-111760@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a conversation with Mi chael Hankin\, President & CEO of Brown Advisory\, about building a firm g uided by purpose.\nHear from Hankin about how this focus has led the firm to understanding its higher purpose: to make the future better for the fir m’s clients\, colleagues and the communities in which they live and work. \nHankin will share his thoughts about how a purpose-driven organization c an inspire colleagues to find greater meaning in their work\, deliver more impactful results for clients and empower connections across our collecti ve communities.\nCheck out Michael Hankin’s TedX Talk from January 2018 he re for more on the topic.\nHankin is a Partner of Brown Advisory Incorpora ted\, an independent investment firm\, where he serves as President and CE O. The firm was founded in 1993 as part of Alex. Brown & Sons. Hankin has led the firm since 1998 when it became independent and largely colleague-o wned. Today\, Brown Advisory has offices in Austin\, Baltimore\, Washingto n\, D.C.\, Boston\, New York\, Wilmington\, Del.\, Chapel Hill\, N.C.\, Vi rginia\, Singapore and London\, and has clients in every state and 36 othe r countries. Prior to joining Brown Advisory\, Hankin worked extensively w ith clients as a tax and business law partner with Piper & Marbury.\nHanki n serves in leadership roles for nonprofit organizations with a particular focus on the environment and land conservation\, education and health car e. As Chairman of the Baltimore Healthy Harbor Project and Executive Commi ttee Member of the Baltimore Waterfront Partnership and Management Authori ty\, the public/private business tax district that is responsible for the landscaping\, clean-up and safety of Baltimore’s waterfront\, he has chall enged the City to achieve a goal of making Baltimore’s Inner Harbor swimma ble and fishable by 2020. He is also a Trustee of Johns Hopkins University \, Trustee and Vice-Chairman of Johns Hopkins Medicine and Chairman of the Board of Managers of the Applied Physics Lab. He also serves as President of Land Preservation Trust\, is a Trustee of the Center for Large Landsca pe Conservation as well as a Director for the National Steeplechase Associ ation and Associated Black Charities. Hankin also serves on the Board of D irectors of Stanley Black & Decker\, Inc.\, as well as on the Boards of Di rectors of three private companies\, Tate Engineering Systems\, Inc.\, The Wills Group\, Inc.\, and 1251 Capital Group\, Inc.\nHankin earned his bac helor’s and master’s degrees from Emory University where he graduated Summ a Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa. He earned his Juris Doctor from The Univer sity of Virginia\nSchool of Law.\nIf you go:\nWhen: Tuesday\, June 11\, 20 19\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m. program\nWhere: Greater Baltimore Com mittee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 21202\nCos t: $35 members\, $50 non-members\nRegister to attend\nA 72-hour cancellati on notice is required for refund.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410- 727-2820.\nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/breakfast-briefing-corporate-re sponsibility-featuring-michael-hankin-president-ceo-brown-advisory-june-20 19/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190611T073000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190611T093000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Breakfast Briefing: Corporate Responsibility featuring Michael Hank in\, President & CEO\, Brown Advisory – June 2019 URL:https://gbc.org/event/breakfast-briefing-corporate-responsibility-featu ring-michael-hankin-president-ceo-brown-advisory-june-2019/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Michael-D.-Hankin-Ph oto-1-300x392.jpg\;150\;196\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Michael-D .-Hankin-Photo-1-300x392.jpg\;150\;196\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/04 /Michael-D.-Hankin-Photo-1-300x392.jpg\;150\;196\,full\;/wp-content/upload s/2019/04/Michael-D.-Hankin-Photo-1-300x392.jpg\;150\;196 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

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Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a conversation with Michael Hankin\, President & CEO of Brow n Advisory\, about building a firm guided by purpose.

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Hear from Ha nkin about how this focus has led the firm to understanding its higher pur pose: to make the future better for the firm’s clients\, colleagues and th e communities in which they live and work.

\n

Hankin will share his t houghts about how a purpose-driven organization can inspire colleagues to find greater meaning in their work\, deliver more impactful results for cl ients and empower connections across our collective communities.

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C heck out Michael Hankin’s TedX Talk from January 2018 here for more on the topic.

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Hankin is a Partner of Brown Advisory Incorporated\, an independent invest ment firm\, where he serves as President and CEO. The firm was founded in 1993 as part of Alex. Brown & Sons. Hankin has led the firm since 1998 whe n it became independent and largely colleague-owned. Today\, Brown Advisor y has offices in Austin\, Baltimore\, Washington\, D.C.\, Boston\, New Yor k\, Wilmington\, Del.\, Chapel Hill\, N.C.\, Virginia\, Singapore and Lond on\, and has clients in every state and 36 other countries. Prior to joini ng Brown Advisory\, Hankin worked extensively with clients as a tax and bu siness law partner with Piper & Marbury.

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Hankin serves in leadersh ip roles for nonprofit organizations with a particular focus on the enviro nment and land conservation\, education and health care. As Chairman of th e Baltimore Healthy Harbor Project and Executive Committee Member of the B altimore Waterfront Partnership and Management Authority\, the public/priv ate business tax district that is responsible for the landscaping\, clean- up and safety of Baltimore’s waterfront\, he has challenged the City to ac hieve a goal of making Baltimore’s Inner Harbor swimmable and fishable by 2020. He is also a Trustee of Johns Hopkins University\, Trustee and Vice- Chairman of Johns Hopkins Medicine and Chairman of the Board of Managers o f the Applied Physics Lab. He also serves as President of Land Preservatio n Trust\, is a Trustee of the Center for Large Landscape Conservation as w ell as a Director for the National Steeplechase Association and Associated Black Charities. Hankin also serves on the Board of Directors of Stanley Black & Decker\, Inc.\, as well as on the Boards of Directors of three pri vate companies\, Tate Engineering Systems\, Inc.\, The Wills Group\, Inc.\ , and 1251 Capital Group\, Inc.

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Hankin earned his bachelor’s and m aster’s degrees from Emory University where he graduated Summa Cum Laude a nd Phi Beta Kappa. He earned his Juris Doctor from The University of Virgi nia
\nSchool of Law.

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If you go:

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When: Tuesday\, June 11\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a .m. program

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Where: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 21202

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Cost: $35 members\, $50 non-members

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Register to attend

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A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.

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For e vent and sponsorship information\, contact  Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2 820.

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Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/b reakfast-briefing-corporate-responsibility-featuring-michael-hankin-presid ent-ceo-brown-advisory-june-2019/.

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DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190612T120000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190612T133000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Public Safety Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/public-safety-committee-meeting-3/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-112010@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Join the GBC’s Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board for a #bWomen e vent: The Business Case for Diversity\, Inclusion and Equity featuring Ast er Angagaw\, Former CEO\, Sodexo Healthcare North America.\nAngagaw will e xplain what women and organizations need to do to get more women to the C- suite. She will discuss her rise in Corporate America. Furthermore\, she w ill share the career experiences of 20 female executives in five continent s whom she has been interviewing for her forthcoming book “Unintentional C hoices.”\nAlthough these women faced very different cultural\, economic an d geopolitical challenges\, Angagaw will explain what these highly success ful women have in common. She will also address how CEOs\, CHROs and other organizational leaders can create an environment in which women can thriv e.\nAngagaw is a seasoned global business executive with a demonstrated tr ack record of success in senior leadership positions in operations\, strat egy\, organizational transformation\, business development and client rete ntion. She is successful in delivering results\, and developing and retain ing leaders\, as well as managing team and individual performance.\nMost r ecently\, she served as CEO\, Sodexo Healthcare North America. She was a m ember of the North America Regional Leadership Committee as well as the He althcare Global Executive Committee for Sodexo\, the 19th largest employer in the world and the leader in delivering integrated facilities managemen t\, foodservice operations and recognition programs in 80 countries. With $9.3 billion in annual revenues in the U.S. and Canada\, Sodexo’s 133\,000 employees in North America provide more than 100 unique services that imp rove performance at 9\,000 client sites and deliver Quality of Life servic es for 15 million consumers every day.\nPrior to becoming a CEO\, Angagaw was Senior Vice President\, Global Head of Sales and Business Development for Sodexo\, responsible for directing business development for the global Healthcare segment operating in 35 countries. Previously\, she served as Sodexo’s Group Vice President\, Global Transformation. In this role\, Anga gaw led the transformational design as well as coordination of the change management effort globally as the company underwent a transformation from an 80-country to a truly global operational organization.\nAngagaw’s exper ience spans operations\, strategy and business development. She served as Senior Vice President of Market Development for Sodexo’s Corporate and Lei sure market segments for the U.S. In this role\, she was charged with lead ing and implementing the overall business development strategy\, as well a s creating and implementing new offers. As Vice President of Operations\, she received a leadership award for achieving the highest level of client and customer satisfaction and financial results.\nShe is an active member of the Executive Leadership Council (ELC) and is part of its Community Imp act Initiative committee and Membership committee. She is also served as a member of Sodexo’s African American Leadership Forum as well as the compa ny’s Women’s Network Group.\nAngagaw is a graduate of the Harvard Business School Advanced Management Program. She earned an Executive MBA from Temp le University and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Organizational Management f rom Eastern University.\nIf you go:\nWhen: Thursday\, June 13\, 2019\; 8-8 :30 a.m. Registration and networking\; 8:30-9:45 a.m. Program\nWhere: Ball ard Spahr\, 300 East Lombard Street\, Baltimore\, MD 21202\nFor event info rmation\, contact Lisa Byrd\, GBC’s Director of Events and Business Develo pment\, at 410-727-2820.\nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/gbc-baltimore-wo mens-advisory-board-bwomen-event-the-business-case-for-diversity-inclusion -and-equity-june-2019/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190613T080000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190613T094500 LOCATION:Ballard Spahr @ 300 East Lombard Street\, Baltimore\, MD 21202 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board\, #bWomen event: The Business Case for Diversity\, Inclusion and Equity – June 2019 URL:https://gbc.org/event/baltimore-womens-advisory-board-bwomen-event-the- business-case-for-diversity-inclusion-and-equity-june-2019/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/AsterAngagaw-headsho t199-300x450.jpg\;150\;225\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/AsterAngag aw-headshot199-300x450.jpg\;150\;225\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/A sterAngagaw-headshot199-300x450.jpg\;150\;225\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2 019/04/AsterAngagaw-headshot199-300x450.jpg\;150\;225 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

Join the GBC’s Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board for a #bWomen event: Th e Business Case for Diversity\, Inclusion and Equity featuring Aster Angag aw\, Former CEO\, Sodexo Healthcare North America.

\n< p>Angagaw will explain what women and organizations need to do to get more women to the C-suite. She will discuss her rise in Corporate America. Fur thermore\, she will share the career experiences of 20 female executives i n five continents whom she has been interviewing for her forthcoming book  “Unintentional Choices.”

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Although these women faced very different cultural\, economic and geopolitical challenges\, Angagaw will explain wh at these highly successful women have in common. She will also address how CEOs\, CHROs and other organizational leaders can create an environment i n which women can thrive.

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Angagaw is a seasoned global business ex ecutive with a demonstrated track record of success in senior leadership p ositions in operations\, strategy\, organizational transformation\, busine ss development and client retention. She is successful in delivering resul ts\, and developing and retaining leaders\, as well as managing team and i ndividual performance.

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Most recently\, she served as CEO\, Sodexo Healthcare North America. She was a member of the North America Regional L eadership Committee as well as the Healthcare Global Executive Committee f or Sodexo\, the 19th largest employer in the world and the leader in deliv ering integrated facilities management\, foodservice operations and recogn ition programs in 80 countries. With $9.3 billion in annual revenues in th e U.S. and Canada\, Sodexo’s 133\,000 employees in North America provide m ore than 100 unique services that improve performance at 9\,000 client sit es and deliver Quality of Life services for 15 million consumers every day .

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Prior to becoming a CEO\, Angagaw was Senior Vice President\, Gl obal Head of Sales and Business Development for Sodexo\, responsible for d irecting business development for the global Healthcare segment operating in 35 countries. Previously\, she served as Sodexo’s Group Vice President\ , Global Transformation. In this role\, Angagaw led the transformational d esign as well as coordination of the change management effort globally as the company underwent a transformation from an 80-country to a truly globa l operational organization.

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Angagaw’s experience spans operations\ , strategy and business development. She served as Senior Vice President o f Market Development for Sodexo’s Corporate and Leisure market segments fo r the U.S. In this role\, she was charged with leading and implementing th e overall business development strategy\, as well as creating and implemen ting new offers. As Vice President of Operations\, she received a leadersh ip award for achieving the highest level of client and customer satisfacti on and financial results.

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She is an active member of the Executive Leadership Council (ELC) and is part of its Community Impact Initiative c ommittee and Membership committee. She is also served as a member of Sodex o’s African American Leadership Forum as well as the company’s Women’s Net work Group.

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Angagaw is a graduate of the Harvard Business School A dvanced Management Program. She earned an Executive MBA from Temple Univer sity and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Organizational Management from Easte rn University.

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If you go:

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When: Thursday\, June 13\, 2019\; 8-8:30 a.m. Registration and networkin g\; 8:30-9:45 a.m. Program

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Where: Ballard Spahr\, 300 East Lombard Street\, Baltimore\, MD 21202

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For event informat ion\, contact Lisa Byrd\, GBC’s Directo r of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820.

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Tickets: < a class='ai1ec-ticket-url-exported' href='https://gbc.org/events/gbc-balti more-womens-advisory-board-bwomen-event-the-business-case-for-diversity-in clusion-and-equity-june-2019/'>https://gbc.org/events/gbc-baltimore-womens -advisory-board-bwomen-event-the-business-case-for-diversity-inclusion-and -equity-june-2019/.

X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/gbc-baltimore-womens-advisory-board-bw omen-event-the-business-case-for-diversity-inclusion-and-equity-june-2019/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-109416@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Economic Development Committee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190618T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190618T100000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Economic Development Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/economic-development-committee-meeting-21/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-112581@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Join regional business leaders for a conversation with Dr. Sonj a Santelises\, CEO of Baltimore City Public Schools (BCPS)\, about the cur rent state of affairs in BCPS\, efforts to improve the academic accomplish ments of BCPS students and opportunities for local businesses to partner w ith BCPS.\nDr. Sonja Brookins Santelises\, who has served as CEO of BCPS s ince July 2016\, has spent nearly 30 years focused on building high qualit y teaching and learning to help students excel\, including her tenure as C hief Academic Officer for Baltimore City Public Schools from 2010 to 2013. She returned to BCPS after serving for three years as Vice President for K-12 Policy and Practice at The Education Trust in Washington\, D.C.\nDr. Santelises first came to BCPS from Boston\, where she was Assistant Superi ntendent for pilot schools. She had also served as Assistant Superintenden t for teaching and learning/professional development in Boston.\nDr. Sante lises lectured on urban education for two years at Harvard University. She is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Brown University and earned a Master of A rts Degree in education administration from Columbia University\, as well as a Doctor of Education in Administration\, Planning and Social Policy fr om Harvard University.\nDr. Santelises was named Chief Executive Officer o f BCPS\, effective July 1\, 2016.\nIf you go:\nWhen: Monday\, June 24\, 20 19\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m. program\nWhere: Greater Baltimore Com mittee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 21202\nCos t: $50 Members\nRegister to attend\nThis event is limited to GBC member co mpanies and employees of GBC member companies. A 72-hour cancellation noti ce is required for refund.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contac t Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-282 0.\nBreakfast Sponsor:\n\nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/newsmaker-breakf ast-with-baltimore-city-public-schools-ceo-dr-sonja-santelises-june-2019/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190624T073000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190624T093000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Newsmaker Breakfast with Baltimore City Public Schools CEO Dr. Sonj a Santelises – June 2019 URL:https://gbc.org/event/newsmaker-breakfast-with-baltimore-city-public-sc hools-ceo-dr-sonja-santelises-june-2019/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Santelises-photo-300 x426.jpg\;200\;284\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Santelises-photo-3 00x426.jpg\;200\;284\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Santelises-photo- 300x426.jpg\;200\;284\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Santelises-photo- 300x426.jpg\;200\;284 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

Join regional business leaders for a conversation with Dr. Sonja Santelises\, CEO of Bal timore City Public Schools (BCPS)\, about the current state of affairs in BCPS\, efforts to improve the academic accomplishments of BCPS students an d opportunities for local businesses to partner with BCPS.

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Dr. Son ja Brookins Santelises\, who has served as CEO of BCPS since July 2016\, h as spent nearly 30 years focused on building high quality teaching and lea rning to help students excel\, including her tenure as Chief Academic Offi cer for Baltimore City Public Schools from 2010 to 2013. She returned to B CPS after serving for three years as Vice President for K-12 Policy and Pr actice at The Education Trust in Washington\, D.C.

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Dr. Santelises first came to BCPS from Boston\, where she was Assistant Superintendent fo r pilot schools. She had also served as Assistant Superintendent for teach ing and learning/professional development in Boston.

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Dr. Santelise s lectured on urban education for two years at Harvard University. She is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Brown University and earned a Master of Arts Degree in education administration from Columbia University\, as well as a Doctor of Education in Administration\, Planning and Social Policy from H arvard University.

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Dr. Santelises was named Chief Executive Office r of BCPS\, effective July 1\, 2016.

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If you go:\n

When: Monday\, June 24\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registra tion\, 8 a.m. program

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Where: Greater Baltimore Co mmittee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 21202

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Cost: $50 Members

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Re gister to attend

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This event is limited to GBC member companies and employees of GBC member companies. A 72- hour cancellation notice is required for refund.

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For event an d sponsorship information\, contact Lisa By rd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820.

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Breakfast Sponsor:

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Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/newsmaker-breakfast-with-baltimore-city-public-sc hools-ceo-dr-sonja-santelises-june-2019/.

X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/newsmaker-breakfast-with-baltimore-cit y-public-schools-ceo-dr-sonja-santelises-june-2019/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-109412@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Innovation and Technology Comm ittee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190625T090000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190625T103000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Innovation and Technology Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/innovation-and-technology-committee-meeting-7/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-111728@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a conversation about c ybersecurity in the workplace and what you need to know to help keep your company’s data safe.\nMembers and non-members welcome!\nHear from:\nDave H artman\, President and Co-Founder of Hartman Executive Advisors\, founded Hartman with his wife Marie to transform executives’ long held\, tradition al views of IT and demonstrate how a technology-aligned business strategy is critical for long-term success. This pioneering approach still catches some by surprise\; he continues to hear from executives that conversations with Hartman are often the first business discussions they’ve had that in clude technology.\nDuring his eight years as a Naval Flight Officer\, and in his early career in IT supporting the healthcare\, commercial\, retail\ , government and nonprofit industries\, Hartman developed strong leadershi p\, analysis and execution skills. He’s also a dedicated collaborator and lifelong relationship builder\, expertise he strengthened as an IT managem ent consultant with Andersen Consulting\, now Accenture. Hartman earned a bachelor’s degree in urban studies from College of the Holy Cross and a MB A from Embry Riddle University.\nRyan LaSalle\, Managing Director – North America Lead\, Accenture Security\, leads the North America practice for A ccenture Security. He is responsible for nurturing the talented teams that bring transformative solutions to better defend and protect Accenture’s c lients. He is also accountable for delivering on Accenture’s commitment to clients for high-quality\, innovative delivery to address their most crit ical issues.\nDuring more than 20 years with Accenture\, LaSalle has led c lient engagements across commercial\, non-profit and the public sector by integrating emerging technologies into advanced solutions to drive agility and meet business needs. His recent engagements with Media\, Energy and B anking clients help leverage new models and practices across the unique bu siness challenges of each industry. He consults with customers on focused solutions that bring together analytics\, knowledge discovery\, and cyber- security to improve threat assessment and response methodologies.\nLaSalle is a Ponemon Institute Fellow\, active with the Greater Washington Board of Trade and sits on security innovation advisory councils for clients acr oss multiple industries. He holds patents in human resource management\, k nowledge discovery and establishing trust between entities online. He is a frequent speaker at international security conferences and has authored n umerous articles on cyber security. LaSalle earned a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Princeton University.\nRobert Wallace\, Presid ent\, CEO and Founder of BITHGROUP Technologies\, Inc.\, Bithenergy\, Inc. \, and EntreTeach Learning Systems\, LLC\, is an internationally-known ent repreneur\, author\, speaker and consultant. With more than 30 years of bu siness experience spanning engineering\, energy and IT\, Wallace blends de cades of research with practical real-world advice to educate and inspire entrepreneurs and executives worldwide. His rags-to-riches story began in the Baltimore projects amidst poverty and racial segregation\, before over coming obstacles to establish three companies: BITHGROUP Technologies\, Bi thenergy\, and through RobertWallace.com\, EntreTeach.\nIf you go:\nWhen: Wednesday\, June 26\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m. program\nWher e: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, B altimore\, MD 21202\nCost: $35 members\, $50 non-members\nRegister to atte nd\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.\nFor event and s ponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Busine ss Development\, at 410-727-2820.\nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/breakfa st-briefing-cybersecurity-in-the-workplace-june-2019/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190626T073000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190626T093000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Breakfast Briefing: Cybersecurity in the Workplace – June 2019 URL:https://gbc.org/event/breakfast-briefing-cybersecurity-in-the-workplace -june-2019/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Dave-Hartman-2017-30 0x214.jpg\;200\;143\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Dave-Hartman-2017 -300x214.jpg\;200\;143\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Dave-Hartman-20 17-300x214.jpg\;200\;143\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Dave-Hartman-2 017-300x214.jpg\;200\;143 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

Join the Grea ter Baltimore Committee for a conversation about cybersecurity in the work place and what you need to know to help keep your company’s data safe.

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Members and non-members welcome!

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Hear from:

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Dave Hartman\, President and Co-Founder of Hartman Ex ecutive Advisors\, founded Hartman with his wife Marie to transform execut ives’ long held\, traditional views of IT and demonstrate how a technology -aligned business strategy is critical for long-term success. This pioneer ing approach still catches some by surprise\; he continues to hear from ex ecutives that conversations with Hartman are often the first business disc ussions they’ve had that include technology.

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During his eight year s as a Naval Flight Officer\, and in his early career in IT supporting the healthcare\, commercial\, retail\, government and nonprofit industries\, Hartman developed strong leadership\, analysis and execution skills. He’s also a dedicated collaborator and lifelong relationship builder\, expertis e he strengthened as an IT management consultant with Andersen Consulting\ , now Accenture. Hartman earned a bachelor’s degree in urban studies from College of the Holy Cross and a MBA from Embry Riddle University.

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Ryan LaSalle\, Managing Director – North America Lead\, Accenture Security\, leads t he North America practice for Accenture Security. He is responsible for nu rturing the talented teams that bring transformative solutions to better d efend and protect Accenture’s clients. He is also accountable for deliveri ng on Accenture’s commitment to clients for high-quality\, innovative deli very to address their most critical issues.

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During more than 20 ye ars with Accenture\, LaSalle has led client engagements across commercial\ , non-profit and the public sector by integrating emerging technologies in to advanced solutions to drive agility and meet business needs. His recent engagements with Media\, Energy and Banking clients help leverage new mod els and practices across the unique business challenges of each industry. He consults with customers on focused solutions that bring together analyt ics\, knowledge discovery\, and cyber-security to improve threat assessmen t and response methodologies.

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LaSalle is a Ponemon Institute Fello w\, active with the Greater Washington Board of Trade and sits on security innovation advisory councils for clients across multiple industries. He h olds patents in human resource management\, knowledge discovery and establ ishing trust between entities online. He is a frequent speaker at internat ional security conferences and has authored numerous articles on cyber sec urity. LaSalle earned a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from P rinceton University.

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Robert Wallace\, President\, CEO and Founder of BITHGROUP Technologies\, Inc.\, Bithenergy\, Inc.\, and EntreTeach Learning Systems\ , LLC\, is an internationally-known entrepreneur\, author\, speaker and co nsultant. With more than 30 years of business experience spanning engineer ing\, energy and IT\, Wallace blends decades of research with practical re al-world advice to educate and inspire entrepreneurs and executives worldw ide. His rags-to-riches story began in the Baltimore projects amidst pover ty and racial segregation\, before overcoming obstacles to establish three companies: BITHGROUP Technologies\, Bithenergy\, and through RobertWallac e.com\, EntreTeach.

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If you go:

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Wh en: Wednesday\, June 26\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m. program

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Where: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 21202

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C ost: $35 members\, $50 non-members

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Register to attend

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A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refu nd.

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For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Deve lopment\, at 410-727-2820.

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Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/breakfast-briefing-cybersec urity-in-the-workplace-june-2019/.

X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/breakfast-briefing-cybersecurity-in-th e-workplace-june-2019/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-109120@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT HAS CLOSED.\nJoin the Greater Balti more Committee for its 2019 Golf Classic on July 10\, 2019 at Greystone Go lf Course. Amenities include continental breakfast\; greens fees\, cart re ntal and range balls\; beverages and snacks on course\; and awards luncheo n.\nIf you go:\n\nWhen: Wednesday\, July 10\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registratio n and breakfast\, 8 a.m. shotgun start\nWhere: Greystone Golf Course\, 211 5 White Hall Road\, White Hall\, MD 21161\nRegister to attend\nCost: $200 individual golfer\; $750 foursome\nGolf Classic Package Plans\n“ACE” Packa ge – $1\,250\n\nTwo complimentary foursomes.\nCompany name displayed at re gistration.\nCompany name displayed at two holes.\nCompany name displayed on scoreboard\, scorecards\, carts and GBC website.\nProminent mention dur ing awards presentation.\nCompany name displayed prominently in program.\n \n“EAGLE” Package – $850\n\nOne complimentary foursome.\nCompany name disp layed at registration.\nCompany name displayed at one hole and at driving range.\nCompany name listed in program and on GBC website.\n\n“BIRDIE” Pac kage – $500\n\nTwo complimentary golfers.\nCompany name displayed at one h ole.\nCompany name listed in program and on GBC website.\n\n“PAR” Package – $200\nNot a golfer but interested in getting some extra exposure for the company? The Par Package is great for people who attend the event and are not golfing or do not attend but want to advertise!\n\nCompany name displ ayed at one hole.\nCompany name listed in program and on GBC website.\nFre e admission for two to awards luncheon after tournament.\n\nA 72-hour canc ellation notice is required for refund.\nFor event and sponsorship informa tion\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, a t 410-727-2820.\nEvent Sponsors:\nAmbassador \nBaltimore Development Corpo ration\nThe Whiting-Turner Contracting Company\nGolf Ball\nSECU Maryland\n Breakfast\nBaltimore Ravens\nBeverage Cart \nDouglas Memorial Community Ch urch\nGolf Cart\nAdvance Business Systems\nLuncheon \nCenterplate\nKelly & Associates Insurance Group/Kelly Payroll\nHole-in-One\nMahogany\, Inc.\nL ongest Drive \nJohns Hopkins Carey Business School\nClosest to the Pin & D riving Range \nQuinn Evans Architect\nAce Package \nELEVI Associates\nEagl e Package\nArchdiocese of Baltimore\nACSI Transitions\nCR Services\nEdward s and Hill Office Furniture\nHeritage Properties\, Inc.\nIBM Corporation\n Konica Minolta Business Solutions\nSontiq\nBirdie Package\nHillmann Consul ting\, LLC\n\nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/2019-gbc-golf-classic-july-2 019/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190710T073000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190710T143000 LOCATION:Greystone Golf Course @ 2115 White Hall Road\, White Hall\, MD 211 61 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:2019 GBC Golf Classic URL:https://gbc.org/event/2019-gbc-golf-classic/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/DSC_0093-1-300x205.j pg\;300\;205\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/DSC_0093-1-300x205.jpg\; 300\;205\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/DSC_0093-1-300x205.jpg\;300\; 205\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/DSC_0093-1-300x205.jpg\;300\;205 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

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REGISTRATION FO R THIS EVENT HAS CLOSED.

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Join the Greater Baltimore Commi ttee for its 2019 Golf Classic on July 10\, 2019 at Greystone Golf Course. Amenities include continental breakfast\; greens fees\, cart rental and r ange balls\; beverages and snacks on course\; and awards luncheon.

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When: Wed nesday\, July 10\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration and breakfast\, 8 a.m. sh otgun start

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Where: Greystone Golf Course\, 2115 W hite Hall Road\, White Hall\, MD 21161

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Register to attend

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Cost< /strong>: $200 individual golfer\; $750 foursome

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Golf Clas sic Package Plans

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“ACE” Package – $1\,250

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  • Two complimentary foursomes.
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  • Company name displ ayed at registration.
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  • Company name displayed at two holes.
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  • Company name displayed on scoreboard\, scorecards\, carts and GBC we bsite.
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  • Prominent mention during awards presentation.
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  • C ompany name displayed prominently in program.
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“EAG LE” Package – $850

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  • One complimentary foursome.
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  • Company name displayed at registration.
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  • Company name disp layed at one hole and at driving range.
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  • Company name listed in p rogram and on GBC website.
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“BIRDIE” Package – $500

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  • Two complimentary golfers.
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  • Company name displayed at one hole.
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  • Company name listed in program and on GB C website.
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“PAR” Package – $200

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< em>Not a golfer but interested in getting some extra exposure for the comp any? The Par Package is great for people who attend the event and are not golfing or do not attend but want to advertise!

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  • Compan y name displayed at one hole.
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  • Company name listed in program and on GBC website.
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  • Free admission for two to awards luncheon after tournament.
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A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.

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For event and sponsorship information\, contact  Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Busi ness Development\, at 410-727-2820.

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Event Sponsors:

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Ambassador 

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Baltimore Development Corporation

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The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company

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Golf Ball

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SECU Maryland

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Bre akfast

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Baltimore Ravens

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Beverage Cart

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Douglas Memorial Community Church

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Golf Cart

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Advance Business Systems

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Luncheon 

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Centerplate

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Kelly & Associates Insurance Group/Kelly P ayroll

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Hole-in-One

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Mahogany\, Inc.

\n< p>Longest Drive 

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Johns Hopkins Carey Business Sch ool

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Closest to the Pin & Driving Range 

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Q uinn Evans Architect

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Ace Package 

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ELEVI A ssociates

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Eagle Package

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Archdiocese of Ba ltimore

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ACSI Transitions

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CR Services

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Edwards and H ill Office Furniture

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Heritage Properties\, Inc.

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IBM Corpor ation

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Konica Minolta Business Solutions

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Sontiq

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Birdie Package

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Hillmann Consulting\, LLC

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Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/2019-gbc-go lf-classic-july-2019/.

X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/2019-gbc-golf-classic-july-2019/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-112795@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Thomas Abt\nThis is a GBC Members Only Event. \nJoin the Greate r Baltimore Committee and Thomas Abt\, author of the forthcoming book Blee ding Out: The Devastating Consequences of Urban Violence – and a Bold New Plan for Peace in the Streets.\nThomas Abt is a Senior Research Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government. Both in the United States and gl obally\, Abt writes\, teaches\, and studies the use of evidence-informed a pproaches to reduce urban violence\, among other criminal justice topics. His forthcoming book\, Bleeding Out: The Devastating Consequences of Urban Violence – and a Bold New Plan for Peace in the Streets\, will be publish ed by Basic Books in June 2019. His work is featured in major media outlet s such as the New York Times\, the Chicago-Sun Times\, The Guardian\, Vox\ , and National Public Radio.\nBefore joining Harvard\, Abt served as Deput y Secretary for Public Safety to Governor Andrew Cuomo in New York\, where he oversaw all criminal justice and homeland security agencies. During hi s tenure\, Abt led the development of New York’s GIVE (Gun-Involved Violen ce Elimination) Initiative\, which employs evidence-informed\, data-driven approaches to reduce gun violence.\nBefore his work in New York\, Abt ser ved as Chief of Staff to the Office of Justice Programs (OJP) at the U.S. Department of Justice\, where he worked with the nation’s principal crimin al justice grant-making and research agencies to integrate evidence\, poli cy\, and practice. While at OJP\, Abt played a lead role in establishing t he National Forum on Youth Violence Prevention\, a network of federal agen cies and local communities working together to reduce youth and gang viole nce.\nLearn more about his book: https://www.basicbooks.com/titles/thomas- abt/bleeding-out/9781541645714/\nPANEL DISCUSSION WITH LAW ENFORCEMENT EXP ERTS:\nModerator:\n\nMolly Baldwin\, Founder and CEO\, Roca\nPanel:\nThoma s Abt\, Senior Research Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government \nGanesha Martin\, Baltimore Mayor’s Office of Criminal Justice\nMajor Llo yd Wells\, Eastern District\, Baltimore City Police Department\nDaniel Web ster\, ScD\, Bloomberg Professor of American Health\, Johns Hopkins Bloomb erg School of Public Health\nJames Timpson\, Director of Youth Work and Cr isis Intervention\, Roca\,\nIf you go:\nWhen: Thursday\, July 11\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m.- 9:30 program\nWhere: Greater Baltimore Co mmittee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 21202\nCo st: $50 – Members.\nThis event is limited to GBC member companies and empl oyees of GBC member companies. A 72-hour cancellation notice is required f or refund.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Di rector of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820.\n \n\n\nSpons or\n\n\nHost DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190711T073000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190711T093000 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Newsmaker: Gun Violence in Urban America\, featuring author Thomas Abt and Expert Panel Discussion URL:https://gbc.org/event/112795/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Abt_Bleeding-Out-150 x150.jpg\;150\;150\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Abt_Bleeding-Out-1 50x150.jpg\;150\;150\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Abt_Bleeding-Out- 150x150.jpg\;150\;150\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Abt_Bleeding-Out- 150x150.jpg\;150\;150 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

Thomas Abt

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This is a GBC Me mbers Only Event.

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Join the Greater Baltimore Committee a nd Thomas Abt\, author of the forthcoming book Bleeding Out: The Devas tating Consequences of Urban Violence – and a Bold New Plan for Peace in t he Streets.

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Thomas Abt is a Senior Research Fellow at the Har vard Kennedy School of Government. Both in the United States and globally\ , Abt writes\, teaches\, and studies the use of evidence-informed approach es to reduce urban violence\, among other criminal justice topics. His for thcoming book\, Bleeding Out: The Devastating Consequences of Urban Violen ce – and a Bold New Plan for Peace in the Streets\, will be published by B asic Books in June 2019. His work is featured in major media outlets such as the New York Times\, the Chicago-Sun Times\, The Guardian\, Vox\, and N ational Public Radio.

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Before joining Harvard\, Abt served as Deput y Secretary for Public Safety to Governor Andrew Cuomo in New York\, where he oversaw all criminal justice and homeland security agencies. During hi s tenure\, Abt led the development of New York’s GIVE (Gun-Involved Violen ce Elimination) Initiative\, which employs evidence-informed\, data-driven approaches to reduce gun violence.

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Before his work in New York\, Abt served as Chief of Staff to the Office of Justice Programs (OJP) at th e U.S. Department of Justice\, where he worked with the nation’s principal criminal justice grant-making and research agencies to integrate evidence \, policy\, and practice. While at OJP\, Abt played a lead role in establi shing the National Forum on Youth Violence Prevention\, a network of feder al agencies and local communities working together to reduce youth and gan g violence.

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Learn more about his book: https://www.basicb ooks.com/titles/thomas-abt/bleeding-out/9781541645714/

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PANEL DISCUSSION WITH LAW ENFORCEMENT EXPERTS:

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M oderator:
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\nMolly Baldwin\, Founder and CEO\, Roca

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Panel:

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< em>Thomas Abt\, Senior Research Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School of Go vernment

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Ganesha Martin\, Baltimore Mayo r’s Office of Criminal Justice

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Major Llo yd Wells\, Eastern District\, Baltimore City Police Department

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Daniel Webster\, ScD\, Bloomberg Professor of Ameri can Health\, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

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James Timpson\, Director of Youth Work and Crisis Int ervention\, Roca\,

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If you go:

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When: Thursday\, July 11\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registrati on\, 8 a.m.- 9:30 program

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Where: Greater Baltimor e Committee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 21202

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Cost: $50 – Members.

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This event is l imited to GBC member companies and employees of GBC member companies. A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.

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Fo r event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-72 7-2820.

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\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-112662@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:GBC News CONTACT:Lisa Byrd\; 4107272820\; lisab@gbc.org DESCRIPTION:Thomas Abt\nJoin the Greater Baltimore Committee for and Thomas Abt\, author of the forthcoming book Bleeding Out: The Devastating Conseq uences of Urban Violence – and a Bold New Plan for Peace in the Streets.\n Thomas Abt is a Senior Research Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School of Go vernment. Both in the United States and globally\, Abt writes\, teaches\, and studies the use of evidence-informed approaches to reduce urban violen ce\, among other criminal justice topics. His forthcoming book\, Bleeding Out: The Devastating Consequences of Urban Violence – and a Bold New Plan for Peace in the Streets\, will be published by Basic Books in June 2019. His work is featured in major media outlets such as the New York Times\, t he Chicago-Sun Times\, The Guardian\, Vox\, and National Public Radio.\nBe fore joining Harvard\, Abt served as Deputy Secretary for Public Safety to Governor Andrew Cuomo in New York\, where he oversaw all criminal justice and homeland security agencies. During his tenure\, Abt led the developme nt of New York’s GIVE (Gun-Involved Violence Elimination) Initiative\, whi ch employs evidence-informed\, data-driven approaches to reduce gun violen ce.\nBefore his work in New York\, Abt served as Chief of Staff to the Off ice of Justice Programs (OJP) at the U.S. Department of Justice\, where he worked with the nation’s principal criminal justice grant-making and rese arch agencies to integrate evidence\, policy\, and practice. While at OJP\ , Abt played a lead role in establishing the National Forum on Youth Viole nce Prevention\, a network of federal agencies and local communities worki ng together to reduce youth and gang violence.\nLearn more about his book: https://www.basicbooks.com/titles/thomas-abt/bleeding-out/9781541645714/ \nPANEL DISCUSSION WITH LAW ENFORCEMENT EXPERTS:\nThomas Abt\, Senior Rese arch Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government\nMolly Baldwin\, F ounder and CEO\, Roca\nGanesha Martin\, Baltimore Mayor’s Office of Crimin al Justice\nMajor Lloyd Wells\, Eastern District\, Baltimore City Police D epartment\n \n \nIf you go:\nWhen: Thursday\, July 11\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. r egistration\, 8 a.m.- 9:30 program\nWhere: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 1 11 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 21202\nCost: $50 – M embers.\nRegister to attend\nThis event is limited to GBC member companies  and employees of GBC member companies. A 72-hour cancellation notice is r equired for refund.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820.\n \n Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190711T073000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190711T093000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 S. Calvert Street\, Baltimore\, MD. SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Newsmaker: Gun Violence in Urban America\, featuring book author Th omas Abt and expert panel discussion URL:https://gbc.org/event/newsmaker-gun-violence-in-amercia-featuring-thoma s-abt-author-and-senior-research-fellow-at-the-harvard-kennedy-school-of-g overnment/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Abt_Bleeding-Out-150 x150.jpg\;150\;150\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Abt_Bleeding-Out-1 50x150.jpg\;150\;150\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Abt_Bleeding-Out- 150x150.jpg\;150\;150\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Abt_Bleeding-Out- 150x150.jpg\;150\;150 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

Thomas Abt

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Join the Greate r Baltimore Committee for and Thomas Abt\, author of the forthcoming book  Bleeding Out: The Devastating Consequences of Urban Violence – and a B old New Plan for Peace in the Streets.

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Thomas Abt is a Senior Research Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government. Both in the United States and globally\, Abt writes\, teaches\, and studies the use of evidence-informed approaches to reduce urban violence\, among other crimi nal justice topics. His forthcoming book\, Bleeding Out: The Devastating C onsequences of Urban Violence – and a Bold New Plan for Peace in the Stree ts\, will be published by Basic Books in June 2019. His work is featured i n major media outlets such as the New York Times\, the Chicago-Sun Times\, The Guardian\, Vox\, and National Public Radio.

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Before joining Ha rvard\, Abt served as Deputy Secretary for Public Safety to Governor Andre w Cuomo in New York\, where he oversaw all criminal justice and homeland s ecurity agencies. During his tenure\, Abt led the development of New York’ s GIVE (Gun-Involved Violence Elimination) Initiative\, which employs evid ence-informed\, data-driven approaches to reduce gun violence.

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Bef ore his work in New York\, Abt served as Chief of Staff to the Office of J ustice Programs (OJP) at the U.S. Department of Justice\, where he worked with the nation’s principal criminal justice grant-making and research age ncies to integrate evidence\, policy\, and practice. While at OJP\, Abt pl ayed a lead role in establishing the National Forum on Youth Violence Prev ention\, a network of federal agencies and local communities working toget her to reduce youth and gang violence.

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Learn more about his book: https://www.basicbooks.com/titles/thomas-abt/bleeding-out/9781541 645714/

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PANEL DISCUSSION WITH LAW ENFORCEMENT EXPERTS:

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Thomas Abt\, Senior Research Fellow at the H arvard Kennedy School of Government

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Moll y Baldwin\, Founder and CEO\, Roca

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Ganes ha Martin\, Baltimore Mayor’s Office of Criminal Justice

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Major Lloyd Wells\, Eastern District\, Baltimore City Pol ice Department

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If you go :

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When: Thursday\, July 11\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m.- 9:30 program

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Where: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Balt imore\, MD 21202

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Cost: $50 – Members.

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Register to attend

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This event is limited to GBC member companies and employe es of GBC member companies. A 72-hour cancellation notice is requ ired for refund.

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For event and sponsorship information\, cont act Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820.

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Tickets: https://gbc.o rg/events/.

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To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-113057@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:GBC Event CONTACT:Teresa Birge\; 410-727-2820\; teresab@gbc.org DESCRIPTION:The Greater Baltimore Committee\, in partnership with the Unive rsity of Maryland Medical System’s R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in B altimore\, is offering a one day “Stop the Bleed” training for GBC members only on August 22. The training provides the basics of how to recognize l ife-threatening bleeding and ways to stop it. This event is sold out\, but tickets are still available for our October 28 Stop the Bleed Training. G o here to register.\nGo here for more information on the “Stop the Bleed” program.\nTo arrange a training for your own organization\, please contact Teresa Birge. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190822T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190822T093000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 S. Calvert St.\, Baltimore\, Md. \, 21202 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:SOLD OUT! Stop the Bleed Training URL:https://gbc.org/event/stop-the-bleed-training/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/180126-F-PO640-017-3 00x200.jpg\;300\;200\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/180126-F-PO640-0 17-300x200.jpg\;300\;200\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/180126-F-PO64 0-017-300x200.jpg\;300\;200\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/180126-F-PO 640-017-300x200.jpg\;300\;200 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

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The Greater Baltimore Committee\, in p artnership with the University of Maryland Medical System’s R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore\, is offering a one day “Stop the Bleed” training for GBC members only on August 22. The training provides the basics of how to recognize life-threatening bleeding and way s to stop it. This event is sold out\, but tickets are still available for our October 28 Stop the Bleed Training. Go here to register.

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Go here for more information on the “Stop the Bleed” program.

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To arrange a training for your own organization\, please contact Teresa Birge.< /p>\n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:#StoptheBleed\,bleeding control\,medical training\,R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center\,Save a Life\,shock trauma\,Stop the Blee d\,traumatic bleeding\,University of Maryland Medical System END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-113175@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:Lisa Byrd\; lisab@gbc.org DESCRIPTION: \nGet your tickets now for the 2019 Transportation Summit!\n\n Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a conversation on transportation infrastructure needs and funding and a new regional transportation plan.\n Guest speakers:\nRodney E. Slater\, former U.S. Secretary of Transportatio n\, will discuss the state of transportation infrastructure and infrastruc ture funding in the U.S.\nKevin B. Quinn\, Administrator\, Maryland Transi t Administration\, will address the recently released MTA Capital Needs As sessment report.\nMichael B. Kelly\, Executive Director\, Baltimore Metrop olitan Council\, will outline the recently approved Maximize 2045 Regional Transportation Plan for the Baltimore region.\n \n \nRodney E. Slater ser ved as U.S. Secretary of Transportation from 1997 to 2001. Slater currentl y is a partner at the Washington\, D.C. law firm of Squire Patton Boggs\, where he is head of its transportation practice and works on projects rela ted to transportation infrastructure. Slater holds a Bachelor’s Degree fro m Eastern Michigan University and a Juris Doctor from University of Arkans as.\n\n \n\n \nKevin B. Quinn\, Jr. has been Administrator of the Maryland Department of Transportation Maryland Transit Administration (MDOT MTA) s ince 2017. Quinn has a background in public policy\, with more than a deca de of public and private sector experience in the transit and planning ind ustries. Quinn previously served as the MDOT MTA Director of Planning and Programming. He holds a Master’s Degree in Public Policy from Johns Hopkin s University and has been a member of the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) since 2007.\n \n \nMichael B. Kelly is the Executive Direc tor of the Baltimore Metropolitan Council\, a council of governments servi ng greater Baltimore. Prior to his appointment as Executive Director\, Kel ly served as General Counsel and Director of Government Relations for the organization. Kelly holds his Bachelor’s Degree from Loyola University and a Juris Doctor with a concentration in Public & Governmental Service from the University of Baltimore School of Law.\n\n \nEvent details:\nWhen: Mo nday\, September 9\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m. program\nWhere : Baltimore Marriott Inner Harbor at Camden Yards\, 110 S Eutaw St.\, Balt imore\, MD 21201\nCost: Members and Non-Members: $80 individuals\, $700 ta ble of 10\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.\nFor even t and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820.\nAmbassador Sponsors: Baltimore D evelopment Corporation and The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company\nPatron Sponsors: Southwest Airlines and VPC\, Inc.\nProgram Sponsor: WSP\nExhibit Sponsor: Northeast Maglev\, Weller Development\nRegister to attend\nListe n to GBC’s Don Fry discuss regional transportation needs and the 2019 Tran sportation Summit on WYPR’s On the Record.\nTickets: https://gbc.org/event s/2019-transportation-summit/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190909T080000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190909T093000 LOCATION:Baltimore Marriott Inner Harbor at Camden Yards @ 110 S Eutaw St\, Baltimore\, MD 21201 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:2019 Transportation Summit URL:https://gbc.org/event/2019-transportation-summit/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/baltimore-light-rail -maryland-300x199.jpg\;300\;199\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/balti more-light-rail-maryland-300x199.jpg\;300\;199\,large\;/wp-content/uploads /2019/08/baltimore-light-rail-maryland-300x199.jpg\;300\;199\,full\;/wp-co ntent/uploads/2019/08/baltimore-light-rail-maryland-300x199.jpg\;300\;199 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

 

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Light railGet your tickets now for the 2019 Transportation Sum mit!

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Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a conversation on transportation infrastructure needs and funding and a n ew regional transportation plan.

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Guest speakers:

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R odney E. Slater\, former U.S. Secretary of Transportation\, will discuss the state of transportation infrastructure and infrastructure fund ing in the U.S.

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Kevin B. Quinn\, Administrator\, Maryland Transit Administration\, will address the recently released MTA C apital Needs Assessment report.

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Michael B. Kelly\, Executi ve Director\, Baltimore Metropolitan Council\, will outline the r ecently approved Maximize 2045 Regional Transportation Plan for the Baltim ore region.

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Rodney E. Slater\, former U.S. Sec
 retary of TransportationRodney E. Slater served as U.S. Secretary of Transportation from 1997 to 2001. Slater currently is a partner at the Washington\, D.C. law firm of Squire Patton Boggs\, where he is head of its transportation practice and works on proje cts related to transportation infrastructure. Slater holds a Bachelor’s De gree from Eastern Michigan University and a Juris Doctor from University o f Arkansas.

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Kevin Quinn\, MTAKevin B. Quinn\, Jr. has been Adminis trator of the Maryland Department of Transportation Maryland Transit Admin istration (MDOT MTA) since 2017. Quinn has a background in public policy\, with more than a decade of public and private sector experience in the tr ansit and planning industries. Quinn previously served as the MDOT MTA Dir ector of Planning and Programming. He holds a Master’s Degree in Public Po licy from Johns Hopkins University and has been a member of the American I nstitute of Certified Planners (AICP) since 2007.

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Baltimore Metropolitan CouncilMichael B. Kelly is the Executive Director of the Baltimore Met ropolitan Council\, a council of governments serving greater Baltimore. Pr ior to his appointment as Executive Director\, Kelly served as General Cou nsel and Director of Government Relations for the organization. Kelly hold s his Bachelor’s Degree from Loyola University and a Juris Doctor with a c oncentration in Public & Governmental Service from the University of Balti more School of Law.

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Event details:

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When: Monday\, September 9\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m. program

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Where: Baltimore M arriott Inner Harbor at Camden Yards\, 110 S Eutaw St.\, Baltimore\, MD 21 201

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Cost: Members and Non-Members: $80 individuals\, $700 table of 10

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A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.

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For event and sponsorship information\, contact  Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Busi ness Development\, at 410-727-2820.

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Ambassador Sponsors: Baltimore Development Corporation and The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company

\n< p>Patron Sponsors: Southwest Airlines and VPC\, Inc.

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Program Spons or: WSP

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Exhibit Sponsor: Northeast Maglev\, Weller Development

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Register to attend

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Listen to GBC’s Don Fry di scuss regional transportation needs and the 2019 Transportation Summit on WYPR’s On the Record.

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Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/201 9-transportation-summit/.

X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:2019 Transportation Summit\,commuting\,GBC Transporta tion Summit\,infrastructure\,traffic\,transportation X-COST:$80 GBC members and non-members X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/2019-transportation-summit/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-107839@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/breakfast-briefing-what-the-affordable-care- act-means-for-you-december-2018/ DESCRIPTION:Join us for this discussion on September 11\, 2019. Members and Non-Members Welcome!\nHealth Insurance Reform in Maryland\nJoin a panel o f insurance industry experts for a discussion about the ever changing land scape of health insurance reform and what that means to businesses of all sizes. Topics that will be discussed include Maryland’s wholehearted adopt ion of the policies set forth in the Affordable Care Act and the Trump Adm inistration’s desire to dissolve it\, recent Maryland legal and regulatory developments such as the 1332 Reinsurance Program\, a re-cap of the 2019 legislative session\; and a forecast of things to come.\nBring your burnin g questions to this informative breakfast program.\n \nHear from:\n\nJay D uke owns a small\, independent insurance agency in Leonardtown. For 38 yea rs Duke has been providing insurance services to individuals and small bus inesses. He is an advocate for insurance agents and was actively involved with the creation and implementation of the Maryland Health Benefit Exchan ge. Duke is a past State Chairman of the Independent Insurance Agents of M aryland and currently serves as its Legislative Committee Chairman.\n \n  \n\nCatherine Grason joined CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield as its Governme nt Relations Director in January 2019.  Previously\, Grason served as Chie f of Staff of the Maryland Insurance Administration (MIA). In this role sh e managed the MIA’s policy activities and oversaw the Government Relations \, Public Affairs and Regulatory Affairs Units. She also managed the agenc y’s participation and advocacy within the National Association of Insuranc e Commissioners’ (NAIC).\nGrason began her career at the Insurance Adminis tration in 2014 as the Director of Regulatory Affairs and NAIC Liaison whe re she advised the Insurance Commissioner on regulatory policy\, managed t he MIA’s day to day regulatory activity and oversaw the MIA’s participatio n with the NAIC. Prior to her tenure with the MIA\, Grason served for more than four years as a Legislative Analyst and Legislative Counsel in the L ife and Protection Division of the Transamerica/AEGON companies. In this c apacity\, she was the lead attorney tracking federal and state health insu rance legislation and regulations\, including the Affordable Care Act\, fo r Transamerica.\nGrason earned a bachelor’s degree in philosophy\, with ho nors\, from the University of Maryland and a Juris Doctor with a concentra tion in Government Service and Regulatory Institutions from the University of Baltimore School of Law\, where she graduated cum laude. She is a memb er of the bar in Maryland\, the District of Columbia and the United States District Court for the District of Maryland. She is a 2016 recipient of T he Daily Record’s “Leading Women” award and a 2018 recipient of The Daily Record’s “Leadership in Law-Generation J.D.” award.\n \nBrett Lininger is a government affairs consultant/lobbyist for Old Line Government Affairs\, a wholly owned subsidiary of Nemphos Braue\, LLC. Lininger represents cli ents from industries including insurance\, energy\, healthcare and informa tion technology before all facets of State and local governments within Ma ryland. He is also Of Counsel with Nemphos Braue where he represents busin ess clients on administrative law matters before State agencies.\n\n \n \n \nRhett Buttle is the Founder of Public Private Strategies\, a consulting firm that is exclusively focused on where the public & private sectors mee t. The firm is a leader in engaging business leaders – from the small busi ness community to the Fortune 100 – in the most pressing policy issues of the day. Rhett is also a Senior Fellow at The Aspen Institute in the Finan cial Security Program.\n \nEvent details:\nWhen: Wednesday\, September 11\ , 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m. program\nWhere: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 21202 \nCost: $35 members\, $50 non-members\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is re quired for refund.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa B yrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820.\nRegi ster to attend\n \nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/breakfast-briefing-what -the-affordable-care-act-means-for-you-december-2018/. 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Join us for this discussion on September 11\, 2019. Members and Non-Members Wel come!

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Health Insurance Reform in Maryland
\nJoin a panel of insurance industry experts for a discussion about the ever changing landscape of health insurance reform and what that means to businesses of all sizes. Topics that will be discussed include Maryland’s wholehearted adoption of the policies set forth in the Affordable Care Ac t and the Trump Administration’s desire to dissolve it\, recent Maryland l egal and regulatory developments such as the 1332 Reinsurance Program\, a re-cap of the 2019 legislative session\; and a forecast of things to come.
\nBring your burning questions to this informative breakfast program .

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Hear from:

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Jay Duke owns a small\, indepen dent insurance agency in Leonardtown. For 38 years Duke has been providing insurance services to individuals and small businesses. He is an advocate for insurance agents and was actively involved with the creation and impl ementation of the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange. Duke is a past State C hairman of the Independent Insurance Agents of Maryland and currently serv es as its Legislative Committee Chairman.

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Catherine Grason joined CareFirst BlueCro ss BlueShield as its Government Relations Director in January 2019.  Previ ously\, Grason served as Chief of Staff of the Maryland Insurance Administ ration (MIA). In this role she managed the MIA’s policy activities and ove rsaw the Government Relations\, Public Affairs and Regulatory Affairs Unit s. She also managed the agency’s participation and advocacy within the Nat ional Association of Insurance Commissioners’ (NAIC).

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Grason began her career at the Insurance Administration in 2014 as the Director of Reg ulatory Affairs and NAIC Liaison where she advised the Insurance Commissio ner on regulatory policy\, managed the MIA’s day to day regulatory activit y and oversaw the MIA’s participation with the NAIC. Prior to her tenure w ith the MIA\, Grason served for more than four years as a Legislative Anal yst and Legislative Counsel in the Life and Protection Division of the Tra nsamerica/AEGON companies. In this capacity\, she was the lead attorney tr acking federal and state health insurance legislation and regulations\, in cluding the Affordable Care Act\, for Transamerica.

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Grason earned a bachelor’s degree in philosophy\, with honors\, from the University of M aryland and a Juris Doctor with a concentration in Government Service and Regulatory Institutions from the University of Baltimore School of Law\, w here she graduated cum laude. She is a member of the bar in Maryland\, the District of Columbia and the United States District Court for the Distric t of Maryland. She is a 2016 recipient of The Daily Record’s “Leading Wome n” award and a 2018 recipient of The Daily Record’s “Leadership in Law-Gen eration J.D.” award.

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Brett Lin inger is a government affairs cons ultant/lobbyist for Old Line Government Affairs\, a wholly owned subsidiar y of Nemphos Braue\, LLC. Lininger represents clients from industries incl uding insurance\, energy\, healthcare and information technology before al l facets of State and local governments within Maryland. He is also Of Cou nsel with Nemphos Braue where he represents business clients on administra tive law matters before State agencies.
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Rhett Buttle is the Founder of Public Private Strategi es\, a consulting firm that is exclusively focused on where the public & p rivate sectors meet. The firm is a leader in engaging business leaders – f rom the small business community to the Fortune 100 – in the most pressing policy issues of the day. Rhett is also a Senior Fellow at The Aspen Inst itute in the Financial Security Program.

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Event d etails:

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When: Wednesday\, September 11\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m. program

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Where: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\ , Baltimore\, MD 21202

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Cost: $35 members\, $50 no n-members

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A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund .

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For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business De velopment\, at 410-727-2820.

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To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

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To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-112165@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Transportation and Mobility Co mmittee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190924T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190924T100000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Transportation and Mobility Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/transportation-and-mobility-committee-meeting-9/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

\n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee meeting\,Mobility\,transportation END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-107964@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Chris McDonell\nJoin the Greater Baltimore Committee for the th ird installment of a four-part speaker series with Chris McDonell\, Presid ent and CEO of McDonell Consulting Group/Sandler Training.\nThe purpose of a presentation is to obtain a decision. The prospect’s commitment to maki ng that decision must be obtained before you start your presentation. Duri ng the session “Closing the Sale: How To Inspect What You Expect\,”we will discuss how to obtain that commitment\, deliver a presentation consistent with the prospect’s priorities and obtain the buying decision (yes or no) .  You will better understand how to close the sale and be aware of the po tential roadblocks to achieving that objective.\nRead more: The GBC Check- In: Chris McDonell\nEvent details:\nWhen: Thursday\, September 26\, 2019\; 5:30 p.m. registration\, 6-7 p.m. program\nWhere: Greater Baltimore Commi ttee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 21202\nCost: \n$35 members\n$50 non-members\nRegister to attend\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for a refund.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, GBC’s Director of Events and Business Development\, a t 410-727-2820.\nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/speaker-series-with-chris -mcdonell-closing-the-sale-how-to-inspect-what-you-expect-september-2019/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190926T173000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190926T200000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Speaker Series with Chris McDonell: Closing the Sale: How to Inspec t What You Expect – September 2019 URL:https://gbc.org/event/speaker-series-with-chris-mcdonell-closing-the-sa le-how-to-inspect-what-you-expect-september-2019/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/Chris-McDonell-Bio-H ead-Shot--300x450.jpg\;130\;195\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/Chris -McDonell-Bio-Head-Shot--300x450.jpg\;130\;195\,large\;/wp-content/uploads /2018/09/Chris-McDonell-Bio-Head-Shot--300x450.jpg\;130\;195\,full\;/wp-co ntent/uploads/2018/09/Chris-McDonell-Bio-Head-Shot--300x450.jpg\;130\;195 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

Chris McDonell

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Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for the third installment of a four-part speaker series with Chris McDone ll\, President and CEO of McDonell Consulting Group/Sandler Training.

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The purpose of a presentation is to obtain a decision. The prospect’s commitment to making that decision must be obtained before you start your presentation. During the session “Closing the Sale: How To Inspect Wh at You Expect\,”we will discuss how to obtain that commitment\, deliv er a presentation consistent with the prospect’s priorities and obtain the buying decision (yes or no).  You will better understand how to close the sale and be aware of the potential roadblocks to achieving that objective .

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Read more: The GBC Check-In: Chris McD onell

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Event details:

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When: Thursday\, September 26\, 2019\; 5:30 p.m. registration\, 6-7 p.m. program

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Where: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 21202

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C ost:

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$35 members

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$50 non-members

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Register to atte nd

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A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for a refund.

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For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, GBC’s Directo r of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820.

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Tickets: < a class='ai1ec-ticket-url-exported' href='https://gbc.org/events/speaker-s eries-with-chris-mcdonell-closing-the-sale-how-to-inspect-what-you-expect- september-2019/'>https://gbc.org/events/speaker-series-with-chris-mcdonell -closing-the-sale-how-to-inspect-what-you-expect-september-2019/.

< /BODY> X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/speaker-series-with-chris-mcdonell-clo sing-the-sale-how-to-inspect-what-you-expect-september-2019/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-111757@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a conversation with De bra L. McCurdy\, the new President of Baltimore City Community College. Sh e assumed the Presidency of BCCC in the spring 2019 semester.\nFor the pas t 11 years\, McCurdy has served as President of Rhodes State College in Li ma\, Ohio where she oversaw the transformation of the institution as it ex panded its programs to include associate of arts and associate of science degrees. The college also expanded its reach into the region through dista nce and online programs and developed a manufacturing consortium to provid e skill enhancement and training to serve 26 companies. Bringing a strateg ic vision for program development and growth\, she was instrumental in sec uring increased grant funding and maintaining fiscal stability.\nMcCurdy p reviously served for nine years as Provost and Chief Operating Officer for the Dunwoody Campus at Georgia Perimeter College and for seven years as A ssistant and Associate Provost at Clark Atlanta University in Atlanta\, Ge orgia. Earlier positions included serving as a Woodrow Wilson Fellow and V ice President for Academic Affairs at Paul Quinn College in Texas and as A ssistant Dean of Academic Affairs at Brandeis University in Massachusetts. \nMcCurdy earned bachelor of science\, master of education and doctoral de grees from Bowling Green State University in Ohio.\nRead more: Dr. Debra L . McCurdy: ‘BCCC has all the right stuff’\nEvent details:\nWhen: Friday\, September 27\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m. program\nWhere: Grea ter Baltimore Committee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimor e\, MD 21202\nCost: $50 members and non-members\nRegister to attend\nThis event is limited to GBC member companies and employees of GBC member compa nies. A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Busi ness Development\, at 410-727-2820.\nBreakfast Sponsor:\n\nTickets: https: //gbc.org/events/newsmaker-breakfast-with-debra-l-mccurdy-president-elect- baltimore-city-community-college-september-2019/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20190927T073000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20190927T093000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Newsmaker Breakfast with Debra L. McCurdy\, President\, Baltimore C ity Community College – September 2019 URL:https://gbc.org/event/newsmaker-breakfast-with-debra-l-mccurdy-presiden t-elect-baltimore-city-community-college-september-2019/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Debra-L.-McCurdy-300 x381.jpg\;200\;254\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Debra-L.-McCurdy-3 00x381.jpg\;200\;254\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Debra-L.-McCurdy- 300x381.jpg\;200\;254\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Debra-L.-McCurdy- 300x381.jpg\;200\;254 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

Join the Greater Baltimore Committ ee for a conversation with Debra L. McCurdy\, the new President of Baltimo re City Community College. She assumed the Presidency of BCCC in the sprin g 2019 semester.

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For the past 11 years\, McCurdy has served as Pre sident of Rhodes State College in Lima\, Ohio where she oversaw the transf ormation of the institution as it expanded its programs to include associa te of arts and associate of science degrees. The college also expanded its reach into the region through distance and online programs and developed a manufacturing consortium to provide skill enhancement and training to se rve 26 companies. Bringing a strategic vision for program development and growth\, she was instrumental in securing increased grant funding and main taining fiscal stability.

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McCurdy previously served for nine years as Provost and Chief Operating Officer for the Dunwoody Campus at Georgia Perimeter College and for seven years as Assistant and Associate Provost at Clark Atlanta University in Atlanta\, Georgia. Earlier positions includ ed serving as a Woodrow Wilson Fellow and Vice President for Academic Affa irs at Paul Quinn College in Texas and as Assistant Dean of Academic Affai rs at Brandeis University in Massachusetts.

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McCurdy earned bachelo r of science\, master of education and doctoral degrees from Bowling Green State University in Ohio.

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Read more: Dr. Debra L. McCurdy: ‘BCCC has all the right stuff’

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Event details:

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W hen: Friday\, September 27\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a. m. program

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Where: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 1 11 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 21202

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Cost: $50 members and non-members

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Register to attend

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Th is event is limited to GBC member companies and employees of GBC member co mpanies. A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.

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For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Developmen t\, at 410-727-2820.

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Breakfast Sponsor:

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< a href='https://benjaminfedwards.com/'>

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Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/newsmaker-breakfast-with- debra-l-mccurdy-president-elect-baltimore-city-community-college-september -2019/.

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To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

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To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

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To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-112158@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Health Care Committee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20191014T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20191014T100000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Health Care Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/health-care-committee-meeting-30/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-113026@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee on October 18\, 2019 for a discussion with U.S. Sen. Christopher J. Van Hollen Jr. about top federal issues that are currently being debated in Washington\, D.C.\, the import ant election year on the horizon and more.\nSen. Van Hollen will discuss s uch topics as:\n\nIncreasing funding for education\nFederal funding to imp rove transportation systems\nThe collaboration of federal and state offici als to address matters that directly impact the Baltimore region\nHis supp ort of the U.S. House impeachment inquiry\n\nSen. Van Hollen took office a s a United States Senator from Maryland on January 3\, 2017. From 2003 to 2017 he served as the U.S. Representative for Maryland’s 8th Congressional District.\nSen. Van Hollen started his time in public service as a member of the Maryland State Legislature. In 2002\, he was elected to represent Maryland’s 8th Congressional District. In the House of Representatives\, h e served as a member of the Democratic leadership and was elected by his c olleagues to be the Ranking Member of the House Budget Committee and prote ct vital interests like Social Security and Medicare.\nHe is a graduate of Swarthmore College\, the John F. Kennedy School of Public Policy at Harva rd University\, and the Georgetown University Law Center.\nIf you go:\nWhe n: Friday\, October 18\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m. program\nW here: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\ , Baltimore\, MD 21202\nCost: $50 members\nA 72-hour cancellation notice i s required for refund.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Li sa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820.\n This is a members only event.\nRegister to attend\n\nSponsored by:\n\n \n  \n \nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-u-s-sen-chris-van-holle n/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20191018T073000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20191018T093000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 S. Calvert St.\, Baltimore\, MD 21202 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:GBC Newsmaker: U.S. Sen. Chris Van Hollen URL:https://gbc.org/event/gbc-newsmaker-u-s-sen-chris-van-hollen/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/SenatorVanHollenHead shot-300x375.jpg\;300\;375\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/SenatorVan HollenHeadshot-300x375.jpg\;300\;375\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/S enatorVanHollenHeadshot-300x375.jpg\;300\;375\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2 019/07/SenatorVanHollenHeadshot-300x375.jpg\;300\;375 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

Join the Greater Baltimore Committee on October 18\, 2019 f or a discussion with U.S. Sen. Christopher J. Van Hollen Jr. about top fed eral issues that are currently being debated in Washington\, D.C.\, the im portant election year on the horizon and more.

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  • His support of the U.S. Hous e impeachment inquiry
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Sen. Van Hollen took office as a Uni ted States Senator from Maryland on January 3\, 2017. From 2003 to 2017 he served as the U.S. Representative for Maryland’s 8th Congressional Distri ct.

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Sen. Van Hollen started his time in public service as a member of the Maryland State Legislature. In 2002\, he was elected to represent Maryland’s 8th Congressional District. In the House of Representatives\, h e served as a member of the Democratic leadership and was elected by his c olleagues to be the Ranking Member of the House Budget Committee and prote ct vital interests like Social Security and Medicare.

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He is a grad uate of Swarthmore College\, the John F. Kennedy School of Public Policy a t Harvard University\, and the Georgetown University Law Center.

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When: Friday\, October 18\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m. program

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Where : Greater Baltimore Committee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 21202

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Cost: $50 members

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A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.

\n< p>For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at 41 0-727-2820.

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This is a members only event.

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Register to attend
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\nSponsored by:

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Tickets: https://gbc.or g/events/gbc-newsmaker-u-s-sen-chris-van-hollen/.

X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Chris Van Hollen\,Newsmaker Breakfast\,Senator Van Ho llen X-COST:GBC Members Only: $50 X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-u-s-sen-chris-van-hollen / END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-113428@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Bridging the Gap\,Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:Adrea Turner\; 410-727-2820\; adreat@gbc.org DESCRIPTION:Join the GBC for the inaugural Bridging the Gap Diversity\, Equ ity and Inclusion Summit!\nThis informative and interactive half-day event will bring together majority\, minority and women-owned businesses and ci vic organizations to discuss strategies for transforming the culture withi n your business and across the broader community to be more diverse\, equi table and inclusive.\nKeynote speaker Dr. Steve Robbins will discuss: “You r Brain is Good at Inclusion … Except When it’s Not.”\nA thought leader an d innovator\, Dr. Robbins’ unique\, science-based approach to inclusion an d diversity has captured wide acclaim from audiences and organizations acr oss the United States. The core of his work is about understanding human b ehavior and leveraging human differences in an ever-changing\, fast-paced world. He is the creator of the video training series “Inclusion Insights” and the author of  “What If? Short Stories to Spark Inclusion & Diversity Dialogue.” Dr. Robbins earned an undergraduate degree in Communication fr om Calvin College\, and a masters and doctorate in Communication Science f rom Michigan State University.\nWorkshop topics to be offered concurrently :\n \nSession One: 1:45 – 3:00 p.m. \nBusiness Case for Diversity\, Equity and Inclusion or  Leveraging Access to Financial and Social Capital\n \nA . The Business Case for Diversity\, Equity and Inclusion\nResearch indicat es that organizations that embrace diversity and promote a culture of equi ty and inclusion outperform their peers. In this session\, panelists will share strategies for creating diversity and building a culture of inclusio n and belonging within your organization. \n\nFacilitator: Dr. Leah Cox\, Vice President for Inclusion and Institutional Equity\, Towson University \n \n  \n \nPanelists:\nJosé Bahamonde-González\, Chief Diversity\, Inclus ion\, and Professional Development Officer\, Miles & Stockbridge\nJeff Joh nson\, Chief Executive Officer\, JIJ Communications\nRobert Matthews\, Chi ef of Staff\, BGE\n \nB. Leveraging Access to Financial and Social Capital \nOften\, the discussion around success in business centers around access to financial capital\, yet the importance of social capital is overlooked. In this session\, you will hear from the experts on strategies to positio n your company to leverage financial and social capital to impact your bot tom line. \n\nFacilitator: Phil Croskey\, CEO & Co-Founder\, MD Energy Adv isors\n \nPanelists:\nDetra Miller\, Administrative Vice President\, Regi onal Manager\, M&T Bank\nStanley Tucker\, Chief Executive Officer\, Meridi an Management Group\nMary Ann Scully\, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer\ , Howard Bank\n \nSession Two: 3:15-4:30 p.m.\nDiversity Crossfire Session : Breaking Gender Bias or  Embracing the Growing Hispanic and Latino Busin ess Community \n \nC. Diversity Crossfire Session: Breaking Gender Bias\nA s we approach the 100th anniversary of women’s right to vote\, women remai n underrepresented as CEOs\, board members and elected leaders and pay dis parity persists. Panelists will utilize current events to explore the uniq ue obstacles that women face and to offer strategies for creating more equ itable and inclusive professional environments for women.   \n\nFacilitato r: Luwanda Jenkins\, Executive Director\, Executive Alliance\n \n    \nPan elists:\nThe Honorable Vanessa Atterbeary \, Maryland House of Delegates\n Sandy Hillman\, President\, Sandy Hillman Communications\nDavid J. Hodnett \, Client Advisor\, Brown Advisory\nWilly Moore\, President\, Southway Bui lders\n \nD.  Embracing the Growing Hispanic and Latino Business Community \nTen percent of Marylanders are Hispanic or Latino\, and this population is forecast to continue to grow. This session will educate participants ab out the Hispanic and Latino culture and provide strategies to build enhanc ed cultural competency and effective partnerships\n\nFacilitator: Corina M orga\, President & Owner\, C.R. Services\n \n  \nPanelists:\nLuis E. Boru nda\, Deputy Secretary of State\, State of Maryland\nAndrés Echeverri\, Pr esident and CEO\, ACSI\nDavid Rosario\, Insurance Agent\, State Farm\n____ __________________________________________________________________________ ___________\nEvent Details:\nWhen: Monday\, October 21\, 2019\nSchedule:\n Registration and Lunch: 11:30 a.m.\nLunch with keynote speaker Dr. Steve R obbins: Noon\nConcurrent Workshop Sessions: 1:45-3:00 p.m.\nConcurrent Wor kshop Sessions: 3:15-4:30 p.m.\nThe Exchange Reception (networking): 4:30- 6 p.m.\nWhere: University of Maryland Baltimore\, SMC Campus Center\, 621 W. Lombard St.\, Baltimore\, Md.\, 21201\nCost: $85 GBC members and Md. Hi spanic Chamber of Commerce members\, $125 non-GBC members\nRegister to att end.\nFor event information\, contact Adrea Turner\, Director of Strategic Initiatives and Senior Policy Advisor\, at 410-727-2820\, ext. 46.\nFor s ponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, GBC’s Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820\, ext. 40.\nLuncheon Sponsor: Legg Mason\nChampions for Diversity Sponsors: ACSI\, AFRO American Newspapers\, Donate Life Maryland\, Howard Bank\, University of Maryland Baltimore\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.\nTickets: https://gbc. org/events/bridging-the-gap-diversity-equity-and-inclusion-summit-2019/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20191021T113000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20191021T180000 LOCATION:University of Maryland Baltimore\, SMC Campus Center @ 621 W. Lomb ard St.\, Baltimore\, Maryland\, 21201\, United States SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Bridging the Gap Diversity\, Equity and Inclusion Summit 2019 URL:https://gbc.org/event/bridging-the-gap-diversity-equity-and-inclusion-s ummit-2019/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/SteveRobbins-150x150 .jpg\;150\;150\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/SteveRobbins-150x150.j pg\;150\;150\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/SteveRobbins-150x150.jpg\ ;150\;150\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/SteveRobbins-150x150.jpg\;150 \;150 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

Join the GBC for the inaugural Bridging the Gap Diversity\, Equity and Inclusio n Summit!

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This informative and interactive half-day event will bring together majority\, minority and women-owned businesses and ci vic organizations to discuss strategies for transforming the culture withi n your business and across the broader community to be more diverse\, equi table and inclusive.

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Dr. Steve RobbinsKeyno te speaker Dr. Steve Robbins will discuss: “Your Brain is Good at Inclusion … Except When it’s Not.”

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A thought leader and innovator \, Dr. Robbins’ unique\, science-based approach to inclusion and diversity has captured wide acclaim from audiences and organizations across the Uni ted States. The core of his work is about understanding human behavior and leveraging human differences in an ever-changing\, fast-paced world. He i s the creator of the video training series “Inclusion Insights” and the au thor of  “What If? Short Stories to Spark Inclusion & Diversity Dialogue.” Dr. Robbins earned an undergraduate degree in Communication from Calvin C ollege\, and a masters and doctorate in Communication Science from Michiga n State University.

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Workshop topics to be offered concurrently:

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Session One: 1:45 – 3:00 p.m. \n

Business Case for Diversity\, Equity and Inclusion or< /em>  Leveraging Access to Financial and Social Capital

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A. The Business Case for Diversity\, Eq uity and Inclusion

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Research indicates that organizati ons that embrace diversity and promote a culture of equity and inclusion o utperform their peers. In this session\, panelists will share strategies f or creating diversity and building a culture of inclusion and belonging wi thin your organization.

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Facilitator: Dr. Leah Cox\, Vice President for Inclusi on and Institutional Equity\, Towson University

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Panelists:

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José Bahamonde-González\, Chief Diversity\, Inclusion\, and P rofessional Development Officer\, Miles & Stockbridge

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Jeff Johnson \, Chief Executive Officer\, JIJ Communications

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Robert Matthews\, Chief of Staff\, BGE

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B. Leveraging Access to Financial and Social Capital

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Often\, the discussion around success in business centers around access to financial capital\, yet the importance of social capital is overlooked. I n this session\, you will hear from the experts on strategies to position your company to leverage financial and social capital to impact your botto m line.

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Faci litator: Phil Croskey\, CEO & Co-Founder\, MD Energy Advisors

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Panelists:

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Detra Miller\, Administrative Vice President\, Regional Manager\, M&T Bank

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Stanley Tucker\, Chief Ex ecutive Officer\, Meridian Management Group

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Mary Ann Scully\, Chai rman & Chief Executive Officer\, Howard Bank

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Se ssion Two: 3:15-4:30 p.m.

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Diversity Crossfire S ession: Breaking Gender Bias or  Embracing the Growing Hispanic a nd Latino Business Community 

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C. Diver sity Crossfire Session: Breaking Gender Bias

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As we ap proach the 100th anniversary of women’s right to vote\, women r emain underrepresented as CEOs\, board members and elected leaders and pay disparity persists. Panelists will utilize current events to explore the unique obstacles that women face and to offer strategies for creating more equitable and inclusive professional environments for women.  

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Facilitator: Luwanda Jenkins\, Executive Director\, Exec utive Alliance

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Panelists:

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The Honorable Van essa Atterbeary \, Maryland House of Delegates

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Sandy Hillman\, Pre sident\, Sandy Hillman Communications

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D avid J. Hodnett\, Client Advisor\, Brown Advisory

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Willy Moore\, Pr esident\, Southway Builders

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D.  Embracing the Growing Hispanic and Latino Business Community

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T en percent of Marylanders are Hispanic or Latino\, and this population is forecast to continue to grow. This session will educate participants about the Hispanic and Latino culture and provide strategies to build enhanced cultural competency and effective partnerships

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Facilitator: Corina Mo rga\, President & Owner\, C.R. Services

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Panelists:

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Luis E. Borunda\, Deputy Secretary of State\, State of Maryl and

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Andrés Echeverri\, President and CEO\, ACSI

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David Rosario\, Insurance Agent\, State Farm

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Event Details:

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When:< /strong> Monday\, October 21\, 2019

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Schedule:

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Registration and Lunch: 11:30 a.m.

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Lunch with keynote speaker Dr. Steve Robbins: Noon

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Concurrent Workshop Sessions: 1:45-3:00 p .m.

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Concurrent Workshop Sessions: 3:15-4:30 p.m.

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The Excha nge Reception (networking): 4:30-6 p.m.

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Where: Un iversity of Maryland Baltimore\, SMC Campus Center\, 621 W. Lombard St.\, Baltimore\, Md.\, 21201

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Cost: $85 GBC members and Md. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce members\, $125 non-GBC members

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< a href='https://gbc.org/events/bridging-the-gap-diversity-equity-and-inclu sion-summit-2019/'>Register to attend.

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Fo r event information\, contact Adrea Turner \, Director of Strategic Initiatives and Senior Policy Advisor\, at 41 0-727-2820\, ext. 46.

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For sponsorship information\, conta ct Lisa Byrd\, GBC’s Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820\, ext. 40.

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Luncheon Sponsor: Legg Mason

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Champions for Diversity Sponsors: ACSI\, AFRO American Newspapers\, Donate Life Maryland\, Howard Bank\, University of Maryland Baltimore

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A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.

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Ticke ts: https://gbc.org/ events/bridging-the-gap-diversity-equity-and-inclusion-summit-2019/. X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:#BridgingtheGap\,#BridgingtheGapDiversity\,#Bridgingt heGapEquity\,#BridgingtheGapSummit\,BTG\,diversity summit\,Dr. Steve Robbi ns\,equity Summit\,inclusion\,Latino Community\,Latinx X-COST:$85 GBC members and Md. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce members\, $125 non-GBC members X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/bridging-the-gap-diversity-equity-and- inclusion-summit-2019/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-113062@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:Lisa Byrd\; lisab@gbc.org DESCRIPTION:The Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board invites you to join them f or an exciting #bWomen event:\nThe Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board has sp ecifically designed this unique program and selected an all-male panel of top executives to discuss their perspective\, experiences and best practic es utilized in cultivating a diverse and inclusive company culture.\nThis discussion will be moderated by Christine Aspell\, Managing Partner\, Balt imore Office\, KPMG LLP\, and Sabina Kelly\, Greater Maryland Market Presi dent\, Bank of America.\nHow to be an Effective Ally\n\nWhy inclusion is a bout each person.\nHow to create a culture that strives for equity and emb races\, respects and values the differences of all employees.\nWhy diversi ty is about the unique experiences\, qualities and characteristics each pe rson brings to the work environment.\nWhy inclusion requires that each per son see beyond differences in others to create a culture that unlocks the power of diversity.\n\nAccording to research\, creating an environment whe re people can bring their whole self to work is essential to a successful organizational culture. An individual’s sense of belonging within the work culture is enhanced by the presence of “allies” – those who support and a dvocate for others across all aspects of diversity. Panelists for this eve nt have demonstrated that they value diverse perspectives\, are not afraid to engage in courageous conversations and have worked to remove bias\, st ereotypes and patterns of inequity in the workplace. \nHear from these top executives: \n\nJoseph Sullivan – Chairman and CEO\, Legg Mason\nRobert W allace – President\, CEO and Founder\, Bithgroup Technologies\nTimothy Gil lis – Managing Partner\, KPMG\nDavid Imre – CEO\, imre\n\nEvent Details:\n When: Thursday\, October 24\, 2019\, 5:30-6:30 p.m. networking\, 6:30-8:30 p.m. program\nWhere: Towson University South Campus Pavilion\, 7537 Aubur n Drive\, Towson\, Md.\, 21204\nCost: Members: Free\n\nFor event informati on\, contact Lisa Byrd\,  GBC’s Director of Events and Business Developmen t\, at 410-727-2820.\nThis is a GBC members only event. \nRegister to atte nd\nPlease note that #bWomen events are not exclusive to women. We hope th at you will invite a male colleague from your organization who would be in terested in hearing about the business case for diversity and inclusion. A ll invited guests must RSVP through a GBC member.\nFor more information ab out the Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board and #bWomen\, visit gbc.org/commi ttee/bwomen.\nEvent sponsor: Legg Mason\nHost sponsor: Towson University\n \n \nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/greater-baltimore-committee-womens-ad visory-board-how-to-be-an-effective-ally/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20191024T173000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20191024T203000 LOCATION:Towson University -- South Campus Pavilion @ 7537 Auburn Drive\, Towson\, Md.\, 21204 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Greater Baltimore Committee Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board: How t o Be an Effective Ally URL:https://gbc.org/event/greater-baltimore-committee-baltimore-womens-advi sory-board-how-to-be-an-effective-ally/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/bwomanlogo-300x111.j pg\;376\;139\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/bwomanlogo-300x111.jpg\; 376\;139\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/bwomanlogo-300x111.jpg\;376\; 139\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/bwomanlogo-300x111.jpg\;376\;139 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

#bWomen logo

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The Baltimo re Women’s Advisory Board invites you to join them for an exciting #bWomen event:

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The Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board has specifically designed this unique program and selected an all-male panel of top executi ves to discuss their perspective\, experiences and best practices utilized in cultivating a diverse and inclusive company culture.

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This disc ussion will be moderated by Christine Aspell\, Managing Partner\, Baltimor e Office\, KPMG LLP\, and Sabina Kelly\, Greater Maryland Market President \, Bank of America.

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How to be an Effective Ally\n

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  • Why inclusion is about each person.
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  • How to create a culture that strives for equity and embraces\, respects and values the d ifferences of all employees.
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  • Why diversity is about the unique e xperiences\, qualities and characteristics each person brings to the work environment.
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  • Why inclusion requires that each person see beyond differences in others to create a culture that unlocks the power of divers ity.
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According to research\, creating an environment w here people can bring their whole self to work is essential to a successfu l organizational culture. An individual’s sense of belonging within the wo rk culture is enhanced by the presence of “allies” – those who support and advocate for others across all aspects of diversity. Panelists for this e vent have demonstrated that they value diverse perspectives\, are not afra id to engage in courageous conversations and have worked to remove bias\, stereotypes and patterns of inequity in the workplace. 

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Hear from these top executives:

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  • Joseph Sullivan – Chairman and CEO\, Legg Mason
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  • Rober t Wallace – President\, CEO and Founder\, Bithgroup Technologies< /li>\n
  • Timothy Gillis – Managing Partner\, KPMG
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  • David Imre – CEO\, imre
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Event Details:

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When: Thursday\, October 24\, 2019\, 5:30-6:30 p.m. networking\, 6:30-8:30 p.m. program

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Where: Towson University South Campus Pavilion\, 7537 Auburn Driv e\, Towson\, Md.\, 21204

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Cost: Members: Free

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For event information\, contact Lisa Byrd\,  GBC’s Director of Events and Business Devel opment\, at 410-727-2820.

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This is a GBC members only even t. 

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Register to attend

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Please note that #bWomen events are not e xclusive to women. We hope that you will invite a male colleague from your organization who would be interested in hearing about the business case f or diversity and inclusion. All invited guests must RSVP through a GBC mem ber.

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For more information about the Baltimore Women’s Adv isory Board and #bWomen\, visit gbc.org/committee/bwomen.

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Event sponsor: Legg Mason

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Host sponsor: Towson University

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Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/greater-baltimore-com mittee-womens-advisory-board-how-to-be-an-effective-ally/.

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Stop the Bleed logoThe Greater Baltimore Committee\, in partnersh ip with the University of Maryland Medical System’s R Adams Cowley Shock T rauma Center in Baltimore\, is offering a one day “Stop the Bleed” trainin g for GBC members only on October 28. The training provid es the basics of how to recognize life-threatening bleeding and ways to st op it.

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Go here for m ore information on the “Stop the Bleed” program.

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To arrange a trai ning for your own organization\, please contact Teresa Birge.

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Reg ister to attend

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Tickets: https:// gbc.org/events/stop-the-bleed-training-2/.

X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:#SaveaLife\,#StoptheBleed\,free event\,free training\ ,health care\,medical emergency\,members only event\,R Adams Cowley\,Shock Trauma Center\,traumatic bleeding\,UMMS\,University of Maryland Medical S ystem X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/stop-the-bleed-training-2/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-112172@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Public Safety Committee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20191030T120000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20191030T133000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Public Safety Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/public-safety-committee-meeting-5/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-113176@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:Lisa Byrd\; lisab@gbc.org DESCRIPTION:Join us as we hear from top experts on the state of the Mid-Atl antic region and Maryland’s economy.  Speakers will discuss the present ec onomic growth outlook and what’s on the horizon for 2020.\nSpeakers includ e:\n\nTom Barkin – President and CEO\, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond\nB arkin is President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond (a.k.a. Richmond Fed). He joined the Richmond Fed in January 2018. Barkin served as a voting member in 2018 on the Federal Reserve’s ch ief monetary policy body\, the Federal Open  Market Committee.\nPrior to j oining the Richmond Fed\, Barkin was a senior partner and chief financial officer at McKinsey & Company\, a worldwide management consulting firm. Ba rkin also served on the Board of Directors for the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta from 2009 to 2014 and was the Board’s Chairman from 2013 to 2014. Barkin holds bachelor\, master and law degrees from Harvard University.\n Barkin will speak about The New Environment for Monetary Policy. His remar ks at the event will come a week after the October meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee.\n \n\nAndrew M. Schaufele – Director of the Bureau of Revenue Estimates\, Comptroller of Maryland\nSchaufele is the Director of the Bureau of Revenue Estimates (BRE)\, Comptroller of Maryland.\nPrevi ously he served as the BRE Assistant Director.\nBefore joining the Comptro ller’s office\, Schaufele spent seven years in private-sector management p ositions\, working in consumer and commercial product lines.  Schaufele ho lds a bachelor degree from Towson University and a Master of Business Admi nistration from a joint University of Baltimore and Towson University prog ram.\nSchaufele will discuss Maryland’s Economy and Its Future Prospects. \n \nBernard Yaros — Assistant Director and Economist\, Moody’s Analytics \nYaros is an Assistant Director and Economist at Moody’s Analytics focuse d primarily on federal fiscal policy. Yaros is responsible for maintaining the Moody’s Analytics forecast models for federal government fiscal condi tions and providing real-time economic analysis on fiscal policy developme nts coming out of Capitol Hill. Additionally\, he covers Virginia and Puer to Rico and develops economic forecasts for Switzerland. He regularly advi ses clients and policymakers of all levels on the Puerto Rico economic out look after Hurricane Maria.\nYaros holds a Master of Science degree in int ernational trade\, finance and development from the Barcelona Graduate Sch ool of Economics and a Bachelor of Arts degree in political economy from W illiams College.\nYaros will discuss The State of the National Economy and the 2020 Presidential Election Model.\nAdditional speakers to be announce d.\n \nEvent details:\nWhen: Tuesday\, November 5\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. regis tration\, 8 a.m. program\nWhere: Hyatt Regency Baltimore\, 300 Light St.\, Baltimore\, MD 21202\nCost: Members: $85 individuals\, $750 table of 10\; Non-members: $200 individuals\, $1\,800 table of 10\nA 72-hour cancellati on notice is required for refund.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410- 727-2820.\nSponsors include:\nAmbassador Sponsors: Baltimore Development C orporation\, University of Maryland Medical System\, Whiting-Turner Contra cting Company\nSignature Sponsors: Baltimore Business Journal\, LifeBridge Health\, Merritt Companies\, Venable LLP.\nPatron Sponsors: BGE\, Carefir st BlueCross BlueShield\, Community College of Baltimore County\, VPC\, In c.\nExhibit Sponsor: The Daily Record\n\nRegister to attend\n\nTickets: ht tps://gbc.org/events/2019-economic-outlook-conference/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20191105T073000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20191105T093000 LOCATION:Hyatt Regency Baltimore @ 300 Light St\, Baltimore\, MD 21202 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Economic Outlook Conference — November 2019 URL:https://gbc.org/event/economic-outlook-conference-november-2019/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/pres_barkin_print_Cr op-150x150.jpg\;150\;150\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/pres_barkin_ print_Crop-150x150.jpg\;150\;150\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/pres_ barkin_print_Crop-150x150.jpg\;150\;150\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/07 /pres_barkin_print_Crop-150x150.jpg\;150\;150 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

Join us as we hear from top experts on the state of the Mid-Atlantic region and Marylan d’s economy.  Speakers will discuss the present economic growth outlook an d what’s on the horizon for 2020.

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Speakers include:

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Tom Barkin

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Tom Barkin – President and C EO\, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
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Barkin is President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond (a.k.a . Richmond Fed). He joined the Richmond Fed in January 2018. Barkin served as a voting member in 2018 on the Federal Reserve’s chief monetary policy body\, the Federal Open  Market Committee.

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Prior to joining the R ichmond Fed\, Barkin was a senior partner and chief financial officer at M cKinsey & Company\, a worldwide management consulting firm. Barkin also se rved on the Board of Directors for the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta fro m 2009 to 2014 and was the Board’s Chairman from 2013 to 2014. Barkin hold s bachelor\, master and law degrees from Harvard University.

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Barki n will speak about The New Environment for Monetary Policy. His remarks at the event will come a week after the October meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee.

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Andrew M. Schaufele

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Andrew M. Schaufele – Director of the Bureau of Revenu e Estimates\, Comptroller of Maryland
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Schaufele is the Dir ector of the Bureau of Revenue Estimates (BRE)\, Comptroller of Maryland.< br />\nPreviously he served as the BRE Assistant Director.

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Before joining the Comptroller’s office\, Schaufele spent seven years in private- sector management positions\, working in consumer and commercial product l ines.  Schaufele holds a bachelor degree from Towson University and a Mast er of Business Administration from a joint University of Baltimore and Tow son University program.

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Schaufele will discuss Maryland’s Economy and Its Future Prospects.

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Bernard YarosBernard Yaros — Assistant Director and Economist\, Mo ody’s Analytics

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Yaros is an Assistant Director and Econom ist at Moody’s Analytics focused primarily on federal fiscal policy. Yaros is responsible for maintaining the Moody’s Analytics forecast models for federal government fiscal conditions and providing real-time economic anal ysis on fiscal policy developments coming out of Capitol Hill. Additionall y\, he covers Virginia and Puerto Rico and develops economic forecasts for Switzerland. He regularly advises clients and policymakers of all levels on the Puerto Rico economic outlook after Hurricane Maria.

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Yaros h olds a Master of Science degree in international trade\, finance and devel opment from the Barcelona Graduate School of Economics and a Bachelor of A rts degree in political economy from Williams College.

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Yaros will discuss The State of the National Economy and the 2020 Presidential Electi on Model.

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Additional speakers to be announced.

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Event details:

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W hen: Tuesday\, November 5\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m . program

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Where: Hyatt Regency Baltimore\, 300 Li ght St.\, Baltimore\, MD 21202

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Cost: Members: $85 individuals\, $750 table of 10\; Non-members: $200 individuals\, $1\,800 table of 10

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A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refu nd.

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For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Deve lopment\, at 410-727-2820.

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Sponsors include:

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Ambassador Sp onsors: Baltimore Development Corporation\, University of Maryland Medical System\, Whiting-Turner Contracting Company

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Signature Sponsors: B altimore Business Journal\, LifeBridge Health\, Merritt Companies\, Venabl e LLP.

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Patron Sponsors: BGE\, Carefirst BlueCross BlueShield\, Com munity College of Baltimore County\, VPC\, Inc.

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Exhibit Sponsor: T he Daily Record

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Ticket s: https://gbc.org/events/2019-economic-outlook -conference/.

X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:2019 economic outlook\,Economic Outlook\,economy\,fis cal\,GBC conference X-COST:$85 members\, $200 non-members X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/2019-economic-outlook-conference/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-112160@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Health Care Committee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20191111T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20191111T100000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Health Care Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/health-care-committee-meeting-31/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-113314@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:Lisa Byrd\; 410-727-2820\; lisab@gbc.org DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a conversation with Ho ward County Executive Calvin Ball.\n\nBall served as a member of the Howar d County Council from 2006-2018. In 2006\, he was elected as the youngest Council Chairperson in Howard County history. He was elected County Execut ive in 2018. Ball is a Maryland native and Columbia resident.\nBall holds a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy and Religion from Towson State University \, a Master of Arts in Legal and Ethical Studies from the University of Ba ltimore and Doctor of Education from Morgan State University.\nEvent Detai ls:\nWhen: Wednesday\, November 13\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m . program\nWhere: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 21202\nCost: $50 members\nThis event is limit ed to GBC member companies and employees of GBC member companies. A 72-hou r cancellation notice is required for refund.\nFor event and sponsorship i nformation\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Developme nt\, at 410-727-2820.\nRegister to attend.\nBreakfast Sponsor:\n\nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/newsmaker-breakfast-with-howard-county-executive-c alvin-ball/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20191113T073000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20191113T093000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0\, Baltimore\, MD 21202 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Newsmaker Breakfast with Howard County Executive Calvin Ball URL:https://gbc.org/event/newsmaker-breakfast-with-howard-county-executive- calvin-ball/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/CEs-Headshot-with-Fl ags-150x150.png\;150\;150\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/CEs-Headsho t-with-Flags-150x150.png\;150\;150\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/CEs -Headshot-with-Flags-150x150.png\;150\;150\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2019 /08/CEs-Headshot-with-Flags-150x150.png\;150\;150 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

Join the Grea ter Baltimore Committee for a conversation with Howard County Executive Ca lvin Ball.

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Ball se rved as a member of the Howard County Council from 2006-2018. In 2006\, he was elected as the youngest Council Chairperson in Howard County history. He was elected County Executive in 2018. Ball is a Maryland native and Co lumbia resident.

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Ball holds a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy and R eligion from Towson State University\, a Master of Arts in Legal and Ethic al Studies from the University of Baltimore and Doctor of Education from M organ State University.

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Event Details:

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When: Wednesday\, November 13\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registrati on\, 8 a.m. program

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Where: Greater Baltimore Comm ittee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 21202

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Cost: $50 members

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This event is limited to GBC member companies and employees of GBC member companies. A 72 -hour cancellation notice is required for refund.

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For event a nd sponsorship information\, contact Lisa B yrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820.\n

Register to attend.

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Breakfast Sponsor:

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Benjamin F. Edwards logo

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Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/newsmaker-breakfast-with-howard-county-e xecutive-calvin-ball/.

X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:County Executive\,Dr. Calvin Ball\,Honorable Dr. Calv in Ball\,Howard County\,Maryland politicians\,Maryland politics\,Members o nly\,Newsmaker Breakfast X-COST:$50 members only X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/newsmaker-breakfast-with-howard-county -executive-calvin-ball/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-113690@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:GBC Event CONTACT:Lisa Byrd\; lisab@gbc.org DESCRIPTION:Learn how the Maryland Food Bank and other nonprofits are worki ng to address hunger and poverty in Maryland.\nThe GBC’s panel discussion will feature:\n\nCarmen Del Guercio\, President & CEO\, Maryland Food Bank \nDel Guercio joined the Maryland Food Bank in 2016 after a 29-year career in the banking industry. Under Del Guercio’s leadership\, the food bank i s feeding more people and offering solutions to address the root causes of food insecurity.\n \n \n \n\nMeg Kimmel\, Executive Vice President of Pro grams and External Affairs\, Maryland Food Bank\nKimmel oversees the food bank’s marketing\, programs and fundraising. Under Kimmel\, the food bank has built a fundraising program that celebrates donors and raises critical funds for the food bank’s goal to end hunger in Maryland.\n \n \nLisa Rus yniak\, President and CEO\, Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake\, Inc.  \nRusyniak has served Goodwill Industries for 22 years\, providing leaders hip to the $50 million organization\, one of the largest workforce develop ment agencies in the region focused on people with disabilities and other challenges.\n \n \n \nAmy Collier\, Director of Community Services Divisio n\, Catholic Charities of Baltimore\nCollier oversees 20 programs for Cath olic Charities of Baltimore\, including those that provide assistance for homelessness\, poverty and immigration issues. She manages a $35 million d ollar budget.\n \nEvent details:\nWhen: Friday\, November 15\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m. program\nWhere: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 21202\nCost: $35 me mbers\, $50 non-members\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for ref und.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820.\nRegister to attend \nProgram Sponsor:\n\nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/breakfast-briefing-h unger-and-poverty-in-baltimore/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20191115T073000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20191115T093000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0\, Baltimore\, MD 21202 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Breakfast Briefing: Hunger and Poverty in Baltimore URL:https://gbc.org/event/breakfast-briefing-hunger-and-poverty-in-baltimor e/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/CarmenDelGuercio-hea dshot-150x150.jpg\;150\;150\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/CarmenDel Guercio-headshot-150x150.jpg\;150\;150\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/08 /CarmenDelGuercio-headshot-150x150.jpg\;150\;150\,full\;/wp-content/upload s/2019/08/CarmenDelGuercio-headshot-150x150.jpg\;150\;150 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

Learn how the Maryland Food Bank and other nonprofits are working to address hunger and poverty in Maryland.

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The GBC’s panel discussion will feature:

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Carmen Del Guercio\, President & CE O\, Maryland Food Bank

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Del Guercio joined the Maryland Fo od Bank in 2016 after a 29-year career in the banking industry. Under Del Guercio’s leadership\, the food bank is feeding more people and offering s olutions to address the root causes of food insecurity.

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Meg Kimmel\, Maryland Food Bank

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Meg Kimmel\, Executive Vice President of Programs and Ext ernal Affairs\, Maryland Food Bank

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Kimmel oversees the fo od bank’s marketing\, programs and fundraising. Under Kimmel\, the food ba nk has built a fundraising program that celebrates donors and raises criti cal funds for the food bank’s goal to end hunger in Maryland.

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Lisa Rusyniak\, President and CEO\, Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake\, Inc. 

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Rusyniak has served Goodwill Industries for 22 years\, providing leadership to the $50 millio n organization\, one of the largest workforce development agencies in the region focused on people with disabilities and other challenges.

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Amy CollierAmy Collier\, Di rector of Community Services Division\, Catholic Charities of Baltimore

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Collier oversees 20 programs for Catholic Charities of Balt imore\, including those that provide assistance for homelessness\, poverty and immigration issues. She manages a $35 million dollar budget.

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Event details:

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When: F riday\, November 15\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m. program

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Where: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 21202

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Cost: $35 members\, $50 non-members

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A 72-hour cancellation notice i s required for refund.

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For event and sponsorship informat ion\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of E vents and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820.

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Register to attend

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Program Sponsor:

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UMMS 
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Tickets: https://gbc.org /events/breakfast-briefing-hunger-and-poverty-in-baltimore/.

X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Breakfast Briefing\,Catholic Charities\,Goodwill Indu stries\,Hunger and Poverty\,Maryland Food Bank X-COST:$35 members\, $50 non-members X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/breakfast-briefing-hunger-and-poverty- in-baltimore/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-113496@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Bridging the Gap\,GBC Event CONTACT:Lisa Byrd\; lisab@gbc.org DESCRIPTION:2018 Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards winners\nJoin us for t he Greater Baltimore Committee’s 2019 Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards! \nEach year\, through the Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards\, the GBC re cognizes exceptional minority\, women-owned\, majority businesses and exec utives who nurture the development of minority and women-owned businesses in Greater Baltimore and Maryland.\nThe GBC congratulations all of this ye ar’s nominees. See the complete list here.\nEvent details: \nWhen: Monday\ , November 18\, 2019\, 5:30-8:30 p.m.\nWhere: American Visionary Arts Muse um\, 800 Key Hwy.\, Baltimore\, Md.\, 21230\nCost: GBC Members: $75 indivi duals\, $700 blocks of 10\; Non-GBC members: $100 individuals\, $900 block s of 10\nSponsors:\nAmbassador Sponsors: Baltimore Development Corporation \, The Whiting-Turner Contracting Group\, University of Maryland Medical S ystem\nSignature Sponsors: LifeBridge Health\, Medstar Health\nBronze Spon sor: Southwest Airlines\nSupporting Sponsor: The Howard Hughes Corporation \nExhibit Sponsors: Baltimore Business Journal\, The Daily Record\nRegiste r to attend\nTo be eligible for a refund the Greater Baltimore Committee r equires a 72-hour cancellation notice.\nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/br idging-the-gap-achievement-awards/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20191118T173000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20191118T203000 LOCATION:American Visionary Arts Museum @ 800 Key Hwy.\, Baltimore\, Md.\, 21230 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards URL:https://gbc.org/event/bridging-the-gap-achievement-awards/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/DSC_0228-1-300x146.j pg\;300\;146\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/DSC_0228-1-300x146.jpg\; 300\;146\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/DSC_0228-1-300x146.jpg\;300\; 146\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/DSC_0228-1-300x146.jpg\;300\;146 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

2018 Bridgi ng the Gap Achievement Awards winners

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Join us for the Greate r Baltimore Committee’s 2019 Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards!

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Each year\, through the Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards\, the GBC reco gnizes exceptional minority\, women-owned\, majority businesses and execut ives who nurture the development of minority and women-owned businesses in Greater Baltimore and Maryland.

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The GBC congratulations all of th is year’s nominees. See the complete list here.

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Event details: 

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When: Monday\, November 18\, 2019\, 5:30-8:30 p.m.

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Where: American Visionary Arts Museum\, 800 Key Hwy.\, Baltimore\, Md.\, 2123 0

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Cost: GBC Members: $75 individuals\, $700 block s of 10\; Non-GBC members: $100 individuals\, $900 blocks of 10

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Sp onsors:

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Ambassador Sponsors: Baltimore Development Corporation\, T he Whiting-Turner Contracting Group\, University of Maryland Medical Syste m

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Signature Sponsors: LifeBridge Health\, Medstar Health

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B ronze Sponsor: Southwest Airlines

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Supporting Sponsor: The Howard H ughes Corporation

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Exhibit Sponsors: Baltimore Business Journal\, T he Daily Record

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Register to attend

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To be eligible for a refund the Greater Baltimore Committee requires a 72-ho ur cancellation notice.

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Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/bridging-the-gap-achievement-awards/.

X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:#BridgingtheGap\,Achievement Awards\,BTG\,Minority-ow ned businesses\,Women-owned businesses X-COST:GBC Members: $75 individuals\, $700 blocks of 10\; Non-GBC members: $100 individuals\, $900 blocks of 10 X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/bridging-the-gap-achievement-awards/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-112170@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Bioscience Committee\,Committee Meeting CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20191119T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20191119T100000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Bioscience Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/bioscience-committee-meeting-25/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-107966@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Chris McDonell\nJoin the Greater Baltimore Committee for the fi nal installment of a four-part speaker series with Chris McDonell\, Presid ent and CEO of McDonell Consulting Group/Sandler Training.\nThe odds are h igh that anyone who is involved in business development will interact with others who are different from them. These differences can cause relations hips to stagnate\, disappear or grow depending on how you proactively addr ess the challenges.\nThe program will explore a self-discovery process to assess whether or not you are aligning your current business development/n etworking strategy to what the environment calls for and why it’s importan t.\nEvent details:\nWhen: Wednesday\, November 20\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. regis tration\, 8-9 a.m. program\nWhere: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 21202\nCost:\n$35 members\n$ 50 non-members\nRegister to attend\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is requi red for a refund.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa By rd\, GBC’s Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820. \nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/speaker-series-with-chris-mcdonell-effec tive-networking-business-development-november-2019/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20191120T073000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20191120T090000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Speaker Series with Chris McDonell: Effective Networking & Business Development – November 2019 URL:https://gbc.org/event/speaker-series-with-chris-mcdonell-effective-netw orking-business-development-november-2019/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/Chris-McDonell-Bio-H ead-Shot--300x450.jpg\;130\;195\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/Chris -McDonell-Bio-Head-Shot--300x450.jpg\;130\;195\,large\;/wp-content/uploads /2018/09/Chris-McDonell-Bio-Head-Shot--300x450.jpg\;130\;195\,full\;/wp-co ntent/uploads/2018/09/Chris-McDonell-Bio-Head-Shot--300x450.jpg\;130\;195 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

Chris McDonell

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Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for the final installment of a four-part speaker series with Chris McDone ll\, President and CEO of McDonell Consulting Group/Sandler Training.

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The odds are high that anyone who is involved in business development  will interact with others who are different from them. These differences can cause relationships to stagnate\, disappear or grow depending on how y ou proactively address the challenges.

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The program will explore a self-discovery process to assess whether or not you are aligning your curr ent business development/networking strategy to what the environment calls for and why it’s important.

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Event details:

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When: Wednesday\, November 20\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. regis tration\, 8-9 a.m. program

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Where: Greater Baltimo re Committee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, MD 2120 2

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Cost:

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$35 members

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$50 non-membe rs

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Register to attend< /a>

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A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for a refund.

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For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, GBC’s Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820.

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Tickets: ht tps://gbc.org/events/speaker-series-with-chris-mcdonell-effective-networki ng-business-development-november-2019/.

X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/speaker-series-with-chris-mcdonell-eff ective-networking-business-development-november-2019/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-113844@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Education and Workforce Commit tee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20191121T080000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20191121T093000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Education and Workforce Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/education-and-workforce-committee-meeting-10/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

\n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:education workforce committee meeting END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-112169@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Economic Development Committee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20191203T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20191203T100000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Economic Development Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/economic-development-committee-meeting-23/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-112173@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Public Safety Committee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20191211T120000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20191211T133000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Public Safety Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/public-safety-committee-meeting-6/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

\n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-113501@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:Lisa Byrd\; lisab@gbc.org DESCRIPTION:Join us for the 45th Annual Mayor’s Business Recognition Awards !\nEach year the Mayor of the City of Baltimore joins with the Greater Bal timore Committee and the Baltimore Development Corporation to recognize bu sinesses that have demonstrated significant corporate leadership and servi ce to improve the quality of life in Baltimore. The awards are given for s pecific activities or projects that have significantly benefited the citiz ens of Baltimore City and are outside the regular mission or day-to-day wo rk or activities of the business.\nSee the winners of the 45th Annual Mayo r’s Business Recognition Awards.\nEvent details:\nWhen: December 12\, 2019 \, 11:30 a.m.\nWhere: Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel\, 202 East P ratt St.\, Baltimore\, MD\, 21202\nCost:\nMembers: $90 individuals\, $850 table of 10\nNon-members: $125 individuals\, $1\,250 table of 10\nTo be el igible for a refund the Greater Baltimore Committee requires a 72-hour can cellation notice.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa By rd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820.\nEvent Sponsors:\nAmbassador Sponsors: Baltimore Development Corporation\, The W hiting-Turner Contracting Company\, University of Maryland Medical System \nSignature Sponsors: AT&T\, Baltimore Business Journal\, BGE\, CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield\, LifeBridge Health\nPatron Sponsor: Loyola Universit y\nSupporting Sponsor: Comcast\, The Howard Hughes Corporation\nExhibit Sp onsors: Southwest Airlines\, The Daily Record\nRegister to attend.\n \nTic kets: https://gbc.org/events/45th-annual-mayors-business-recognition-award -luncheon/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20191212T113000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20191212T133000 LOCATION:Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel @ 202 East Pratt St.\, Bal timore\, MD\, 21202 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:45th Annual Mayor’s Business Recognition Awards URL:https://gbc.org/event/45th-annual-mayors-business-recognition-awards/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/iStock_75639691-1-15 0x150.jpg\;150\;150\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/iStock_75639691-1 -150x150.jpg\;150\;150\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/iStock_75639691 -1-150x150.jpg\;150\;150\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/iStock_7563969 1-1-150x150.jpg\;150\;150 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

Baltimore City HallJoin us for the 45th Annual Mayor’s Business Reco gnition Awards!

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Each year the Mayor of the City of Baltimore joins with the Greater Baltimore Committee and the Baltimore Development Corpor ation to recognize businesses that have demonstrated significant corporate leadership and service to improve the quality of life in Baltimore. The a wards are given for specific activities or projects that have significantl y benefited the citizens of Baltimore City and are outside the regular mis sion or day-to-day work or activities of the business.

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See the winners of the 45th Annual Mayor’s Business Reco gnition Awards.

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Event details:

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When: December 12\, 2019\, 11:30 a.m.

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Where: Renaissance Baltim ore Harborplace Hotel\, 202 East Pratt St.\, Baltimore\, MD\, 21202

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Members: $90 individuals\, $850 table of 10

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Non-members: $125 individuals\, $1\,250 table of 10

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To be eligible for a refund the Greater Baltimore Committee requires a 72 -hour cancellation notice.

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For event and sponsorship info rmation\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\ , at 410-727-2820.

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Event Sponsors:

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A mbassador Sponsors: Baltimore Development Corporation\, The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company\, University of Maryland Medical System

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Signa ture Sponsors: AT&T\, Baltimore Business Journal\, BGE\, CareFirst BlueCro ss BlueShield\, LifeBridge Health

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Patron Sponsor: Loyola Universit y

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Supporting Sponsor: Comcast\, The Howard Hughes Corporation

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Exhibit Sponsors: Southwest Airlines\, The Daily Record

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Register to attend.

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Ticke ts: https://gbc.org/event s/45th-annual-mayors-business-recognition-award-luncheon/.

< /HTML> X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Baltimore businesses\,Business Recognition Awards\,Ma yor's Awards X-COST:Members: $90 individuals\, $850 table of 10\; Non-members: $125 indi viduals\, $1\,250 table of 10 X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/45th-annual-mayors-business-recognitio n-award-luncheon/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-113283@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:Lisa Byrd\; lisab@gbc.org DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a conversation with Ba ltimore County Executive Johnny “O” Olszewski\, Jr.\nIn 2018\, Olszewski w as elected Baltimore County Executive. Prior to that election\, he was ele cted to the Maryland House of Delegates  in 2006\, where he served for alm ost nine years\, including as Chairman of the Baltimore County House Deleg ation. Olszewski earned a Bachelor’s Degree from Goucher College\, a Maste r’s Degree from The George Washington University and a Ph.D. from the Univ ersity of Maryland\, Baltimore County.\nEvent details:\nWhen: Monday\, Dec ember 16\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m. program\nWhere: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, Md.\, 21202\nCost: GBC members: $50\nThis event is limited to GBC member c ompanies and employees of GBC member companies. A 72-hour cancellation not ice is required for refund.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, conta ct Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-28 20.\nRegister to attend\nBreakfast Sponsor:\n \n\nProgram Sponsor:\n\nTick ets: https://gbc.org/events/newsmaker-breakfast-with-baltimore-county-exec utive-johnny-o-olszewski-jr-december-2019/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20191216T073000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20191216T093000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0\, Baltimore\, MD 21202 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Newsmaker Breakfast with Baltimore County Executive Johnny “O” Olsz ewski\, Jr. URL:https://gbc.org/event/newsmaker-breakfast-with-baltimore-county-executi ve-johnny-o-olszewski-jr/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/JO-Headshot-FINAL1-3 00x450.jpg\;196\;294\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/JO-Headshot-FINA L1-300x450.jpg\;196\;294\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/JO-Headshot-F INAL1-300x450.jpg\;196\;294\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/JO-Headshot -FINAL1-300x450.jpg\;196\;294 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

Baltimore County Executive Johnny

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Join the Great er Baltimore Committee for a conversation with Baltimore County Executive Johnny “O” Olszewski\, Jr.

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In 2018\, Olszewski was elected Baltimo re County Executive. Prior to that election\, he was elected to the Maryla nd House of Delegates  in 2006\, where he served for almost nine years\, i ncluding as Chairman of the Baltimore County House Delegation. Olszewski e arned a Bachelor’s Degree from Goucher College\, a Master’s Degree from Th e George Washington University and a Ph.D. from the University of Maryland \, Baltimore County.

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Event details:

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When: Monday\, December 16\, 2019\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m. program

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Where: Greater Baltimore Committee\ , 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, Md.\, 21202

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Cost: GBC members: $50

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This event is limited to GBC member companies and employees of GBC member companies. A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.

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For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820.

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Register to attend

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Breakfast Sponsor:

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Program Sponsor:

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UMMS logo

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Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/newsmaker-breakfast-with-baltimore-county-e xecutive-johnny-o-olszewski-jr-december-2019/.

X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Baltimore County\,Baltimore County Executive Johnny ' O' Olszewski\,county exec\,County Executive\,Johhny O\,Maryland politician s\,Newsmaker Breakfast\,politicians X-COST:$50 members only X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/newsmaker-breakfast-with-baltimore-cou nty-executive-johnny-o-olszewski-jr-december-2019/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-115442@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://www.cvent.com/events/crystal-ball-2020-baltimore/registrati on-66b7e232430b4b5e89f06ab0e6a924b3.aspx?fqp=true DESCRIPTION:Join MAVA (the Mid-Atlantic Venture Association) and the Greate r Baltimore Committee for Crystal Ball 2020 — a once-a-year opportunity to hear candid and invaluable perspectives from some of the nation’s leading investors and industry playmakers. Top technology investors will discuss key business and investment trends on the horizon for the coming year.\nSp eakers include:\n\nGuy Filippelli\, Managing Partner\, Squadra VC — “Early Investments: What it Means for Baltimore”\nLarry Contrella\, Principal\, JMI Equity — “Growing Efficiencies in Business Automation”\nClaire Broido Johnson\, Managing Director\, Maryland Momentum Fund — “How Academic Insti tutions are Supporting the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem”\nAndy Ku\, Principal \, In-Q-Tel — “The Future of ‘Reality’: AR/VR and the Blurring of What’s R eal”\n\nWhen: Thursday\, January 23\, 2020\, 7:30-10:30 a.m.\nWhere: Four Seasons Hotel Baltimore\, 200 International Drive Baltimore\, Md.\, 21202 \nCost: \nMAVA & Greater Baltimore Committee Members: $90\nNon-Members: $1 45\nRegister for tickets.\nLimited sponsorship opportunities for GBC Membe rs still remain\, go here for more information. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200123T073000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200123T103000 LOCATION:Four Seasons Hotel Baltimore @ 200 International Drive\, Baltimor e SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Crystal Ball 2020 URL:https://gbc.org/event/crystal-ball-2020/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/crystal-ball-social- 150x150.png\;150\;150\;1\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/crystal-ball -social-300x300.png\;300\;300\;1\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/cryst al-ball-social.png\;584\;584\;\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/crystal- ball-social.png\;800\;800\; X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

Join MAV A (the Mid-Atlantic Venture Association) and the Greater Baltimore Committ ee for Crystal Ball 2020 — a once-a-year opportunity to hear candid and in valuable perspectives from some of the nation’s leading investors and indu stry playmakers. Top technology investors will discuss key business and in vestment trends on the horizon for the coming year.

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Speakers inclu de:

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  • Claire Broido Johnson\, Managing Director\, Maryland Momentum Fund — “ How Academic Institutions are Supporting the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem”\n
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When: Thu rsday\, January 23\, 2020\, 7:30-10:30 a.m.

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Where: Four Seasons Hotel Baltimore\, 200 International Drive Baltimore\, Md.\, 21202

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Cost:

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MAVA & Greater Baltimore Co mmittee Members: $90

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Non-Members: $145

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Register for tickets.

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Limited sponsorsh ip opportunities for GBC Members still remain\, go here for more information.

\n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Claire Broido Johnson\,Guy Filippelli\,investors\,JMI Equity\,Larry Contrella\,Maryland Momentum Fund\,MAVA\,Mid-Atlantic Ventu re Association\,partner event\,playmakers\,Squadra VC\,Tech companies\,Tec hnology\,Technology Companies X-COST:MAVA & Greater Baltimore Committee Members: $90\, Non-Members: $145 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-114787@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event\,Legislative Advocacy CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for its annual Maryland Ge neral Assembly Legislative Forum. This event will highlight upcoming key p olicy issues for the 2020 Maryland General Assembly legislative session.\n \nJoin the dialogue on such controversial topics as:\n\nThe Kirwan Commiss ion\nPimlico/Preakness Legislation\nLegalization of Sports Betting\nMaryla nd’s Budget\nTax Increases or Elimination of Tax Credits\nTransportation P rojects and Public/Private Partnership Legislation\n\nThe discussion will be moderated by Jeff Salkin\, Maryland Public Television.\nConfirmed speak ers include Senator Bill Ferguson\, Secretary of Commerce Kelly Schulz\, S enator J.B. Jennings\, Delegate Eric G. Luedtke and Delegate Stephanie Smi th.\n\nBill Ferguson was elected President of the Maryland Senate on Janua ry 8\, 2020\, becoming the first new president since 1987. He has been a m ember of the Maryland Senate since 2011\, serving most recently as Vice-Ch air of the Budget and Taxation Committee. Ferguson earned a bachelor’s deg ree from Davidson College and a Master of Arts in Teaching from Johns Hopk ins University and a Juris Doctor from the University of Maryland School o f Law.\n \n \n\nMaryland Department of Commerce Secretary Kelly Schulz pre viously served as the Secretary of the Maryland Department of Labor\, Lice nsing and Regulation (DLLR) and is also a former member of the Maryland Ho use of Delegates representing Frederick County. As a member of the House o f Delegates\, Schulz served on the Economic Matters Committee from 2011-20 15. Then-Delegate Schulz took special interest in legislation relating to banks and other financial institutions\, business\, occupations and profes sions\, economic development\, labor and employment\, unemployment insuran ce and workers’ compensation.\n \n\n \n\nJ.B. Jennings has served as a mem ber of the Senate of Maryland since 2011 and as Minority Leader since 2014 . He is a member of several committees\, including the Finance Committee\, Legislative Policy Committee and Joint Committee on Spending Affordabilit y. Prior to his election to the Senate of Maryland\, he served as a member of the Maryland House of Delegates from 2003 to 2011. Senator Jennings ea rned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Baltimore.\n \n \n\nEric G. Luedtke has served in the Maryland House of D elegates since 2011 and as Majority Leader since 2019. A member of the Hou se Ways and Means Committee\, he chairs that committee’s Revenue Subcommit tee. He is also a member of the Spending Affordability Committee. Luedtke earned a bachelor’s degree in government and history and a master’s degree in education from the University of Maryland\, College Park.\n \n\n \nSte phanie Smith has been as a member of the Maryland House of Delegates since January 9\, 2019. Smith serves as Chair of the Baltimore City House Deleg ation\, and is a member of the House Ways and Means Committee and the Legi slative Black Caucus of Maryland. Smith earned a bachelor’s degree from Ha mpton University\, a master’s degree in Urban Affairs and Public Policy fr om the University of Delaware\, and a Juris Doctor from the Howard Univers ity School of Law.\n \n \n\n \nWhen: Monday\, January 27\, 2020\; 7:30 a.m . registration\, 8 a.m. program\nWhere: Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hote l\, 700 Aliceanna Street\, Baltimore\, Md.\, 21202\nCost: Members: $75 ind ividual\, $700 table of 10\; Non-members: $125 individual\, $1\,250 table of 10\nTo be eligible for a refund\, the Greater Baltimore Committee requi res a 72-hour cancellation notice.\nFor event and sponsorship information\ , contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410 -727-2820 ext. 40.\nEvent Sponsors:\nAmbassador: University of Maryland Me dical System\nSignature: AT&T\, BGE\, CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield\, Med Star Health\, Merritt Companies\nContributing: Comcast\nMedia: The Daily R ecord\n\nRegister to attend.\nAlso see:\n\n2020 GBC Legislative Priorities \n2020 GBC Legislative Priorities Card\n\n \nTickets: https://gbc.org/even ts/2020-maryland-general-assembly-legislative-forum/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200127T073000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200127T093000 LOCATION:Marriott Waterfront Hotel @ 700 Aliceanna St.\, Baltimore\, Md.\, 21202 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:2020 Maryland General Assembly Legislative Forum URL:https://gbc.org/event/2020-maryland-general-assembly-legislative-forum/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/BillFerguson-150x150 .jpg\;150\;150\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/BillFerguson-150x150.j pg\;150\;150\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/BillFerguson-150x150.jpg\ ;150\;150\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/BillFerguson-150x150.jpg\;150 \;150 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n
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Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for its annual Maryland Gener al Assembly Legislative Forum. This event will highlight upcoming key poli cy issues for the 2020 Maryland General Assembly legislative session.

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Join the dialogue on such controversial topics as:
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  • The Kirwan Commission
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  • Pimlico/Preakness Legislation
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  • Legalization of Sports Betting
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  • Maryland’s Budget
  • \nTax Increases or Elimination of Tax Credits\n
  • Transportation Pro jects and Public/Private Partnership Legislation
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    The discu ssion will be moderated by Jeff Salkin\, Maryland Public Television.

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    Confirmed speakers include Senator Bill Ferguson\, Secretary of Commerc e Kelly Schulz\, Senator J.B. Jennings\, Delegate Eric G. Luedtke and Dele gate Stephanie Smith.

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    Senator
  Bill Ferguson

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    Bill Ferguson was elected President of the Maryland Senate on January 8\, 2020\, becoming th e first new president since 1987. He has been a member of the Maryland Sen ate since 2011\, serving most recently as Vice-Chair of the Budget and Tax ation Committee. Ferguson earned a bachelor’s degree from Davidson College and a Master of Arts in Teaching from Johns Hopkins University and a Juri s Doctor from the University of Maryland School of Law.

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    Maryland Department of Commer
 ce Secretary Kelly Schulz

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    Maryla nd Department of Commerce Secretary Kelly Schulz previously served as the Secretary of the Maryland Department of Labor\, Licensing and Regulation ( DLLR) and is also a former member of the Maryland House of Delegates repre senting Frederick County. As a member of the House of Delegates\, Schulz s erved on the Economic Matters Committee from 2011-2015. Then-Delegate Schu lz took special interest in legislation relating to banks and other financ ial institutions\, business\, occupations and professions\, economic devel opment\, labor and employment\, unemployment insurance and workers’ compen sation.

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    J.B. Jennings has served as a member of the Senate of Maryland since 2011 and as Minority Leader since 2014. He is a member of several committees\, including the Finance Committee\, Legislati ve Policy Committee and Joint Committee on Spending Affordability. Prior t o his election to the Senate of Maryland\, he served as a member of the Ma ryland House of Delegates from 2003 to 2011. Senator Jennings earned a bac helor’s degree in business administration from the University of Baltimore .

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    Delegate Eric G. 
 Luedtke

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    Eric G. Luedtke has serve d in the Maryland House of Delegates since 2011 and as Majority Leader sin ce 2019. A member of the House Ways and Means Committee\, he chairs that c ommittee’s Revenue Subcommittee. He is also a member of the Spending Affor dability Committee. Luedtke earned a bachelor’s degree in government and h istory and a master’s degree in education from the University of Maryland\ , College Park.

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    Delegate Stephanie SmithStephanie Smith has been as a member of the Maryland House of De legates since January 9\, 2019. Smith serves as Chair of the Baltimore Cit y House Delegation\, and is a member of the House Ways and Means Committee and the Legislative Black Caucus of Maryland. Smith earned a bachelor’s d egree from Hampton University\, a master’s degree in Urban Affairs and Pub lic Policy from the University of Delaware\, and a Juris Doctor from the H oward University School of Law.

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    When: Monday\, January 27\, 2020\; 7:30 a.m. registrat ion\, 8 a.m. program

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    Where: Baltimore Marriott Wa terfront Hotel\, 700 Aliceanna Street\, Baltimore\, Md.\, 21202

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    Cost: Members: $75 individual\, $700 table of 10\; Non-memb ers: $125 individual\, $1\,250 table of 10

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    To be eligi ble for a refund\, the Greater Baltimore Committee requires a 72-hour canc ellation notice.

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    For event and sponsorship infor mation\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director o f Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820 ext. 40.

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    Event Sponsors:

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    Ambassador: Univ ersity of Maryland Medical System

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    Signature: AT&T \, BGE\, CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield\, MedStar Health\, Merritt Compani es

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    Contributing: Comcast

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    Media: The Daily Record

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    Register to atte nd.

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    Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/2020-maryland- general-assembly-legislative-forum/.

    X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:General Assembly\,Kirwan Commission\,Legislative foru m\,Maryland General Assembly\,Pimlico\,Preakness\,Tax Credits\,Tax Increas es X-COST:Members: $75 individual\, $700 table of 10\; Non-members: $125 indiv idual\, $1\,250 table of 10 X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/2020-maryland-general-assembly-legisla tive-forum/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-114879@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Bridging the Gap CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200130T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200130T100000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 S. Calvert St.\, Suite 1700 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Bridging the Gap Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/bridging-the-gap-committee-meeting/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Bridging the Gap\,BTG\,BTG meeting\,Committee meeting \,GBC committees END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-112164@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Transportation and Mobility Co mmittee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:We are pleased to welcome Baltimore City Councilmember and Tran sportation Committee Chair Ryan Dorsey as the guest speaker for the meetin g. Councilmember Dorsey will outline his recently released transportation vision for the City and take your questions. We will also discuss relevant transportation proposals under consideration in the 2020 General Assembly Session and the GBC’s engagement in the 2020 Elections in Baltimore City. \nTo RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200203T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200203T100000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Transportation and Mobility Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/transportation-and-mobility-committee-meeting-8/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    We are please d to welcome Baltimore City Councilmember and Transportation Committee Cha ir Ryan Dorsey as the guest speaker for the meeting. Councilmember Dorsey will outline his recently released transportation vision for the City and take your questions. We will also discuss relevant transportation proposal s under consideration in the 2020 General Assembly Session and the GBC’s e ngagement in the 2020 Elections in Baltimore City.

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    To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee meeting\,GBC committees\,Mobility\,transpor tation END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-115260@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Education and Workforce Commit tee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200206T080000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200206T093000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Education and Workforce Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/education-and-workforce-committee-meeting-11/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:education workforce committee meeting END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-115204@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/newsmaker-speaker-series-with-dr-david-wilso n-president-of-morgan-state-university/ DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a conversation with Dr . David Wilson\, President of Morgan State University.\nDr. David Wilson\, the 10th president of Morgan State University\, has more than 30 years of experience in higher education administration. Dr. Wilson holds four acad emic degrees: a Bachelor of Science degree in political science and a Mast er of Science degree in education from Tuskegee University\; a Master of E ducation degree in educational planning and administration from Harvard Un iversity and a Master of Education degree in administration\, planning and social policy from Harvard University. Prior to Morgan\, he was Chancello r of the University of Wisconsin Colleges and the University of Wisconsin– Extension. Before that\, he held numerous other administrative posts in ac ademia\, including: Vice President for University Outreach and Associate P rovost at Auburn University\, and Associate Provost of Rutgers\, the State University of New Jersey. Dr. Wilson’s tenure as President of Morgan Stat e University began on July 1\, 2010.\n \nSome of the university’s highligh ts under his leadership include:\n–The considered addition of an Osteopath ic Medical School to Morgan’s campus\, which would be the first of its kin d for a Historically Black College and University (HBCU)\n–The elevation o f Morgan from a moderate research classification of R3 (a ranking it has h eld since 2006)\, to an elevated classification of R2\, a status reserved for doctoral universities with high research activity\n–A second-year rete ntion rate of above 70 percent for the past eight consecutive years\n–An a lumni participation-in-giving rate of 17 percent\, a rate higher than most private Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and higher t han many public regional universities nationwide\n–Procurement of the univ ersity’s largest-ever research contract\, a $28.5-million\, five-year cont ract from NASA\n–The founding of a new school\, the School of Global Journ alism and Communication\n–The continuation of Morgan’s status as the No. 1 HBCU in production of Fulbright scholars and grantees\, with 149 awarded in 44 countries around the world.\nEvent details:\nWhen: Wednesday\, Febru ary 19\, 2020\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m. program\nWhere: Greater Ba ltimore Committee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, Md .\, 21202\nCost: GBC members: $50\nThis event is limited to GBC member com panies and employees of GBC member companies. A 72-hour cancellation notic e is required for refund.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact  Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820 ext. 40.\nRegister to attend.\nRead the GBC Check-In with Dr. David Wilso n\, President of Morgan State University here. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200219T073000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200219T093000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 S. Calvert St.\, Baltimore\, Md. \, 21202 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Newsmaker Speaker Series with Dr. David Wilson\, President of Morga n State University URL:https://gbc.org/event/newsmaker-speaker-series-with-dr-david-wilson-pre sident-of-morgan-state-university/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/David-Wilson-new-Hea dshotcrop-300x397.jpg\;300\;397\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/David -Wilson-new-Headshotcrop-300x397.jpg\;300\;397\,large\;/wp-content/uploads /2020/01/David-Wilson-new-Headshotcrop-300x397.jpg\;300\;397\,full\;/wp-co ntent/uploads/2020/01/David-Wilson-new-Headshotcrop-300x397.jpg\;300\;397 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Join the Grea ter Baltimore Committee for a conversation with Dr. David Wilson\, Preside nt of Morgan State University.

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    David W
 ilson\, President Morgan State UniversityDr. David Wilson\, the 10th president of Morgan State University\, h as more than 30 years of experience in higher education administration. Dr . Wilson holds four academic degrees: a Bachelor of Science degree in poli tical science and a Master of Science degree in education from Tuskegee Un iversity\; a Master of Education degree in educational planning and admini stration from Harvard University and a Master of Education degree in admin istration\, planning and social policy from Harvard University. Prior to M organ\, he was Chancellor of the University of Wisconsin Colleges and the University of Wisconsin–Extension. Before that\, he held numerous other ad ministrative posts in academia\, including: Vice President for University Outreach and Associate Provost at Auburn University\, and Associate Provos t of Rutgers\, the State University of New Jersey. Dr. Wilson’s tenure as President of Morgan State University began on July 1\, 2010.

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    Some of the university’s highlights under his leadership include:

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    –The considered addition of an Osteopathic Medical School to Morgan’s campus\, which would be the first of its kind for a Historically Black Co llege and University (HBCU)

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    –The elevation of Morgan from a modera te research classification of R3 (a ranking it has held since 2006)\, to a n elevated classification of R2\, a status reserved for doctoral universit ies with high research activity

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    –A second-year retention rate of a bove 70 percent for the past eight consecutive years

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    –An alumni pa rticipation-in-giving rate of 17 percent\, a rate higher than most private Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and higher than many public regional universities nationwide

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    –Procurement of the unive rsity’s largest-ever research contract\, a $28.5-million\, five-year contr act from NASA

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    –The founding of a new school\, the School of Global Journalism and Communication

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    –The continuation of Morgan’s status as the No. 1 HBCU in production of Fulbright scholars and grantees\, with 149 awarded in 44 countries around the world.

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    Event detai ls:

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    When: Wednesday\, February 19\, 2020 \; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m. program

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    Where: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Bal timore\, Md.\, 21202

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    Cost: GBC members: $50

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    This event is limited to GBC member companies and employees of GBC member companies. A 72-hour cancellation notice is requir ed for refund.

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    For event and sponsorship information \, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Even ts and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820 ext. 40.

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    Register to attend.\n

    Read the GBC Check-In with Dr. David Wilson\, President of Morgan S tate University here.

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Dr. David Wilson\,HBCU\,Morgan\,Morgan State Universi ty\,Newsmaker Breakfast\,Newsmaker Speaker Series X-COST:GBC Members Only: $50 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-115576@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/newsmaker-speaker-series-public-safety-in-ba ltimore-does-progress-lie-ahead/ DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for Public Safety in Balti more – Does Progress Lie Ahead? with Baltimore City Police Commissioner Mi chael Harrison.\nLearn more from Baltimore City’s 41st Police Commissioner by participating in a discussion on:\n\nFactors driving violent crime in Baltimore City\nCrime reduction strategies including the Focused Deterrenc e Program and Baltimore Community Intelligence Centers\nNew Baltimore City Police Department initiatives including aerial surveillance and officer r ecruitment\n\nEvent details:\nWhen: Wednesday\, March 4\, 2020\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m. program\nWhere: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 111 S outh Calvert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, Md.\, 21202\nCost: GBC memb ers: $50\nThis event is limited to GBC member companies and employees of G BC member companies. A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. \nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820 ext. 40.\nRegister to at tend. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200304T073000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200304T093000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert St.\, Baltimore\, Md.\, 21202 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Newsmaker Speaker Series with Police Commissioner Michael Harrison — SOLD OUT URL:https://gbc.org/event/newsmaker-speaker-series-public-safety-in-baltimo re-does-progress-lie-ahead/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/harrison2-300x216.jp g\;300\;216\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/harrison2-300x216.jpg\;30 0\;216\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/harrison2-300x216.jpg\;300\;216 \,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/harrison2-300x216.jpg\;300\;216 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Police Commissioner Michael Har
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    Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for Public S afety in Baltimore – Does Progress Lie Ahead? with Baltimore City Police Commissioner Michael Harrison.

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    Learn more from Baltimore C ity’s 41st Police Commissioner by participating in a discussion on:

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  • Crime r eduction strategies including the Focused Deterrence Program and Baltimore Community Intelligence Centers
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  • New Baltimore City Police Depart ment initiatives including aerial surveillance and officer recruitment
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    When : Wednesday\, March 4\, 2020\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m. program

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    Where: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 111 South Calve rt Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, Md.\, 21202

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    Cost: GBC members: $50

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    This event is limited to GBC me mber companies and employees of GBC member companies. A 72-hour c ancellation notice is required for refund.

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    For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820 ext. 40.

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    Register to a ttend.

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Baltimore City Police\,Baltimore City Police Commissi oner\,Baltimore Crime\,Commissioner Harrison\,GBC newsmaker\,Michael Harri son\,Newsmaker Speaker Series\,Public Safety X-COST:GBC Members Only: $50 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-117157@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Dr. Leana Wen (above left)\, emergency physician and Visiting P rofessor of Health Policy and Management at George Washington University M ilken School of Public Health and former Baltimore City Health Commissione r is joined by Dawn O’Neill (above right)\, Vice President of Population H ealth at St. Agnes Hospital for a discussion on issues related to the curr ent coronavirus outbreak. Wen and O’Neill will discuss the facts about the virus\, the status of the national response and how businesses can prepar e.\nEvent details:\nWhen: Thursday\, March 12\, 2020\; 7:30 a.m. registrat ion\, 8 a.m. program\nWhere: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 111 South Calve rt Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, Md.\, 21202\nCost: GBC members and no n-members: $40\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Event s and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820 ext. 40.\nRegister for ticket s.\nAlso see:\n4 ways businesses are encouraged to prepare for the Coronav irus disease (COVID-19)\nDr. Wen discusses whether a pandemic is inevitabl e on CNBC — Feb. 26\, 2020\nDr. Wen discusses the coronavirus outbreak and its potential to become a pandemic on CNBC — Feb. 24\, 2020\nTickets: htt ps://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-state-of-the-novel-corona virus-covid-19-outbreak/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200312T080000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200312T093000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0\, Baltimore\, Md.\, 21202 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:GBC Newsmaker Speaker Series: State of The Novel Coronavirus (COVID -19) Outbreak URL:https://gbc.org/event/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-state-of-the-novel-c oronavirus-covid-19-outbreak/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/wenandoneill-1024x53 8.jpg\;584\;307\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/wenandoneill-1024x538 .jpg\;584\;307\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/wenandoneill-1024x538.j pg\;584\;307\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/wenandoneill-1024x538.jpg\ ;584\;307 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Dr. Leana Wen and Dawn
  ODr. Leana Wen (above left)\, emergency physician and Visiti ng Professor of Health Policy and Management at George Washington Universi ty Milken School of Public Health and former Baltimore City Health Commiss ioner is joined by Dawn O’Neill (above right)\, Vice President of Populati on Health at St. Agnes Hospital for a discussion on issues related to the current coronavirus outbreak. Wen and O’Neill will discuss the facts about the virus\, the status of the national response and how businesses can pr epare.

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    Event details:

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    When: Thursday\, March 12\, 2020\; 7:30 a.m. registration\, 8 a.m. program\n

    Where: Greater Baltimore Committee\, 111 South Cal vert Street\, Suite 1700\, Baltimore\, Md.\, 21202

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    Cost: GBC members and non-members: $40

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    A 72-hour can cellation notice is required for refund.

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    For event a nd sponsorship information\, contact Lisa B yrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820 ex t. 40.

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    Register for tickets.

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    Also see:
    \n4 ways businesses are encouraged to prepare for th e Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)
    \nDr. Wen discusses whether a pa ndemic is inevitable on CNBC — Feb. 26\, 2020
    \nDr. Wen discusses the coronavirus outbreak and its potential to become a pandemic on CNBC — Feb. 24\, 2020

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    Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-state-of-the-no vel-coronavirus-covid-19-outbreak/.

    X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Baltimore City Health Commissioner\,coronavirus\,coro navirus outbreak\,COVID-19\,Dawn O’Neill\,Dr. Leana Wen\,health care\,heal th crisis\,public health X-COST:$40 X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-state-of- the-novel-coronavirus-covid-19-outbreak/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-115262@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Education and Workforce Commit tee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200409T080000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200409T093000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Education and Workforce Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/education-and-workforce-committee-meeting-12/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:education workforce committee meeting END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-114880@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Bridging the Gap CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:This meeting will now be held virtually. Please watch your inbo xes for meeting registration links.\nTo RSVP to this committee meeting\, e mail Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200422T100000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200422T113000 LOCATION:Zoom Meeting SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Bridging the Gap Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/bridging-the-gap-committee-meeting-2/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    This meeting will now be held virtually. Please watch your inboxes for meeting registra tion links.

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    To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Bridging the Gap\,BTG\,BTG meeting\,Committee meeting \,GBC committees END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-115274@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Economic Development Committee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200429T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200429T100000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Economic Development Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/economic-development-committee-meeting-24/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

    \n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-118962@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Public Safety Committee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200514T120000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200514T130000 LOCATION:Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Public Safety Committee Meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/public-safety-committee-meeting-2/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Public Safety\,Public Safety Committee Meeting END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-114804@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Transportation and Mobility Co mmittee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200519T090000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200519T103000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Transportation and Mobility Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/transportation-and-mobility-committee-meeting-11/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee meeting\,GBC committees\,Mobility\,transpor tation END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-119216@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-dr-leana-wen-on -the-current-state-of-the-coronavirus-covid-19/ DESCRIPTION:Dr. Leana Wen\, emergency physician and Visiting Professor of H ealth Policy and Management at George Washington University Milken School of Public Health and former Baltimore City Health Commissioner\, discusses the current state of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). As Health Commissi oner\, Dr. Wen led the city’s response to emergencies ranging from measles \, Zika\, influenza and other infectious disease outbreaks to the opioid e pidemic and addressing trauma and violence as public health issues. Dr. We n is a national public health expert and a contributing columnist for the Washington Post. She has appeared frequently on CNN\, MSNBC and BBC pertai ning to the coronavirus pandemic.\nTopics to be discussed include:\n\nCons iderations related to the relaxing of restrictions and returning to work\n What businesses should be doing to prepare for returning to work\n\nPlease submit your questions for Dr. Wen in advance to Lisa Byrd at lisab@gbc.or g.\nEvent details:\nWhen: Tuesday\, May 19\, 2020\; Noon-1 p.m.\nWhere: Vi rtual Webinar via Zoom\nA personal\, one-time link to join the webinar wil l be sent out to all registrants the morning of the event. \nCost: GBC mem bers: $25\, Non-members: $40\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required fo r refund. Contact Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsors hip information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Deve lopment\, at lisab@gbc.org.\nRegister to attend. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200519T120000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200519T130000 LOCATION:Zoom Virtual Webinar SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:GBC Newsmaker Speaker Series: Dr. Leana Wen on the Current State of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) URL:https://gbc.org/event/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-dr-leana-wen-on-the- current-state-of-the-coronavirus-covid-19/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/Dr.-Leana-Wen-croppe d-300x353.jpg\;300\;353\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/Dr.-Leana-Wen -cropped-300x353.jpg\;300\;353\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/Dr.-Lea na-Wen-cropped-300x353.jpg\;300\;353\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/Dr .-Leana-Wen-cropped-300x353.jpg\;300\;353 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Dr. Leana Wen\, emergency physician and Visiting Professo r of Health Policy and Management at George Washington University Milken S chool of Public Health and former Baltimore City Health Commissioner\, dis cusses the current state of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). As Health Co mmissioner\, Dr. Wen led the city’s response to emergencies ranging from m easles\, Zika\, influenza and other infectious disease outbreaks to the op ioid epidemic and addressing trauma and violence as public health issues. Dr. Wen is a national public health expert and a contributing columnist fo r the Washington Post. She has appeared frequently on CNN\, MSNBC and BBC pertaining to the coronavirus pandemic.

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    Topics to be discussed inc lude:

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    • Considerations related to the relaxing of restriction s and returning to work
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    • What businesses should be doing to prepa re for returning to work
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    Please submit your questions for Dr. Wen in advance to Lisa Byrd at lisab@gbc.org.

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    Event details:

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    When: Tuesday\, May 19\, 2020\ ; Noon-1 p.m.

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    Where: Virtual Webinar via Zoom

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    A personal\, one-time link to join the webinar will be sent o ut to all registrants the morning of the event. 

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    Cost: GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40

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    A 7 2-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Karen Parrish a t karenp@gbc.org.

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    For eve nt and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events an d Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.

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    Register to attend.

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:coronavirus\,COVID19\,Dr. Leana Wen\,GBC Webinar\,nov el coronavirus\,plague\,return to work\,virus X-COST:GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-119445@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-higher-educatio n-in-the-covid-19-era/ DESCRIPTION:Pictured above: Jay Perman\, Kim Schatzel\, Javier Miyares\, Re v. Brian Linnane and David Wilson (left to right)\nWhat is the future of h igher education?\nJoin the Greater Baltimore Committee\; Jay Perman\, Chan cellor University System of Maryland\; Kim Schatzel\, President of Towson University\; Javier Miyares\, President of University of Maryland Global C ampus\; Rev. Brian F. Linnane\, President of Loyola University Maryland\; and David Wilson\, President of Morgan State University\, for a discussion on the impact of COVID-19 on higher education — financially\, academicall y and on campus life.\nEvent details:\nWhen: Monday\, June 8\, 2020\, 9 a. m. (Registration closes at noon\, Friday\, June 5)\nWhere: Virtual Webinar via Zoom\n*A personal\, one-time link to join the webinar will be sent ou t via email to all registrants the Friday prior to the event.\n(If you do not receive your link by 5 p.m. June 5\, please contact Lisa Byrd\, Direct or of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.)\nCost: GBC memb ers: $25\, Non-members: $40\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorsh ip information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Devel opment\, at lisab@gbc.org.\nRegister to attend. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200608T090000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200608T100000 LOCATION:Zoom Virtual Webinar SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:GBC Newsmaker Speaker Series: Higher Education in the COVID-19 Era URL:https://gbc.org/event/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-higher-education-in- the-covid-19-era/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/composite5fb-1024x53 8.jpg\;584\;307\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/composite5fb-1024x538 .jpg\;584\;307\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/composite5fb-1024x538.j pg\;584\;307\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/composite5fb-1024x538.jpg\ ;584\;307 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n
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 maker Higher Education panelistsPictured above: Jay Perman\, Ki m Schatzel\, Javier Miyares\, Rev. Brian Linnane and David Wilson (left to right)
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    What is the future of higher education?

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    Join the Greater Baltimore Committee\; Jay Perman\, Chancellor University Syst em of Maryland\; Kim Schatzel\, President of Towson University\; Javier Mi yares\, President of University of Maryland Global Campus\; Rev. Brian F. Linnane\, President of Loyola University Maryland\; and David Wilson\, Pre sident of Morgan State University\, for a discussion on the impact of COVI D-19 on higher education — financially\, academically and on campus life.< /p>\n

    Event details:

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    When: Mon day\, June 8\, 2020\, 9 a.m. (Registration closes at noon\, Friday\, June 5)

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    Where: Virtual Webinar via Zoom

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    *A personal\, one-time link to join the webinar will be sent out via ema il to all registrants the Friday prior to the event.

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    (If you do not receive your link by 5 p.m. June 5\, please contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.)

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    Cost: GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40

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    A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Kare n Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.

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    For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.

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    Register to attend.

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:college\,coronavirus\,coronavirus webinar\,covid webi nar\,COVID-19\,David Wilson\,GBC newsmaker\,HBCU\,Higher Ed\,Higher Educat ion\,Javier Miyares\,Jay Perman\,Kim Schatzel\,learning\,Loyola University \,Loyola University Maryland\,Loyola University Md\,Maryland colleges and universities\,Maryland universities\,Morgan\,Morgan State University\,MSU\ ,Rev. Linnane\,Towson U.\,Towson University\,UM\,UMUC\,university\,Univers ity of Maryland X-COST:GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-114881@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Bridging the Gap CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200610T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200610T100000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 S. Calvert St.\, Suite 1700 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Bridging the Gap Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/bridging-the-gap-committee-meeting-3/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Bridging the Gap\,BTG\,BTG meeting\,Committee meeting \,GBC committees END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-115282@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Education and Workforce Commit tee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200611T080000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200611T093000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Education and Workforce Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/education-and-workforce-committee-meeting-15/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:education workforce committee meeting END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-117025@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/professional-development-workshop-series-wit h-chris-mcdonell-how-to-be-a-master-influencer/ DESCRIPTION:Influence is defined as the capacity to have an effect on the c haracter\, development or behavior of someone or something.  Every day you are influencing and being influenced by those around you. Friends\, famil y\, colleagues\, employees\, clients and strategic partners all make up a network where you play a dynamic role. Often\, you’re not even aware of th e impact of your own influence.\nTo master influence\, you must start with yourself and your emotional state\, especially during these challenging t imes. During this workshop\, we will take a deep dive into the ways that o ur thoughts may limit our performance\, and work through seven questions d esigned to make us more productive and influential in all phases of our li ves. We will also examine the core tenants of long-term bonding and rappor t\, effective (virtual) communication\, and buying strategies in order to set clients (internal and external) at ease and make you more relatable.\n Chris McDonell is President of McDonell Consulting Group\, a licensed Sand ler Training center based in Baltimore. McDonell\, who has more than 25 ye ars of experience in sales and executive leadership\, has worked throughou t the U.S. for leading financial institutions\, including Morgan Stanley\, Citigroup and The Associates. McDonell has been with Sandler Training sin ce 2008 and has formed long-term partnerships with small and large compani es.\nEvent details:\nWhen: Tuesday\, June 16\, 2020\; 8:30 a.m.\nWhere: Vi rtual Meeting via Zoom\nA personal\, one-time link to join the meeting wil l be sent out to all registrants the morning of the event. \nCost: GBC mem bers: $25\, Non-members: $40\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required fo r refund.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Dir ector of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\n*Please note this is an interactive event. It is best to join the meeting with video c apabilities.\nRegister to attend.\nAlso see:\nProfessional Development Wor kshop Series with Chris McDonell: Maximize LinkedIn\nProfessional Developm ent Workshop Series with Chris McDonell: How to Get and Stay Focused DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200616T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200616T093000 LOCATION:Zoom Virtual Meeting SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Professional Development Workshop Series with Chris McDonell: How t o be a Master Influencer URL:https://gbc.org/event/professional-development-workshop-series-with-chr is-mcdonell-how-to-be-a-master-influencer/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/McDonellHeadshotMay2 0-300x200.jpg\;300\;200\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/McDonellHeads hotMay20-300x200.jpg\;300\;200\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/McDonel lHeadshotMay20-300x200.jpg\;300\;200\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Mc DonellHeadshotMay20-300x200.jpg\;300\;200 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Chris McDonell

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    Influence is defined as the capacity to have an effect on the character\, development or behavior of someone or someth ing.  Every day you are influencing and being influenced by those around y ou. Friends\, family\, colleagues\, employees\, clients and strategic part ners all make up a network where you play a dynamic role. Often\, you’re n ot even aware of the impact of your own influence.

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    To master influ ence\, you must start with yourself and your emotional state\, especially during these challenging times. During this workshop\, we will take a deep dive into the ways that our thoughts may limit our performance\, and work through seven questions designed to make us more productive and influenti al in all phases of our lives. We will also examine the core tenants of lo ng-term bonding and rapport\, effective (virtual) communication\, and buyi ng strategies in order to set clients (internal and external) at ease and make you more relatable.

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    Chris McDonell is President of McDonell C onsulting Group\, a licensed Sandler Training center based in Baltimore. M cDonell\, who has more than 25 years of experience in sales and executive leadership\, has worked throughout the U.S. for leading financial institut ions\, including Morgan Stanley\, Citigroup and The Associates. McDonell h as been with Sandler Training since 2008 and has formed long-term partners hips with small and large companies.

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    Event details:

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    When: Tuesday\, June 16\, 2020\; 8:30 a.m.

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    Where: Virtual Meeting via Zoom

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    A pe rsonal\, one-time link to join the meeting will be sent out to all registr ants the morning of the event. 

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    Cost: GB C members: $25\, Non-members: $40

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    A 72-hour cancellati on notice is required for refund.

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    For event and spon sorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.

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    *Please note this is an int eractive event. It is best to join the meeting with video capabilities.

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    Regi ster to attend.

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    Also see:

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    Professional Development W orkshop Series with Chris McDonell: Maximize LinkedIn

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    Professional Development Workshop Se ries with Chris McDonell: How to Get and Stay Focused

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:business leadership\,business management\,Chris McDon ell\,lecture series\,master influencer\,professional development\,professi onal networking\,Sandler Training\,speaker series X-COST:GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-119446@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee and Aaron Tomarchio\, Seni or Vice President – Corporate Affairs\, Tradepoint Atlantic\, for a discus sion on the largest privately-owned industrial site on the East Coast. Tom archio will cover development and progress at Tradepoint Atlantic\, update s on transportation and workforce\, an overview of the industrial market s ector\, and the organization’s focus for 2020-2021.\nAs a senior executive in public administration\, government relations\, communications\, public affairs and community relations\, Tomarchio directs Tradepoint Atlantic’s corporate affairs and external relations to include government and regula tory affairs\, public and community relations\, and corporate marketing ac tivities.  Prior to Tradepoint Atlantic\, he held the role of Director of Corporate Affairs for Erickson Living. Tomarchio received his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Public Policy from St. Mary’s College of Mar yland.\n \nEvent details:\nWhen: Wednesday\, June 17\, 2020\; 8:30 a.m. (R egistration closes at noon\, Tuesday\, June 16)\nWhere: Virtual Webinar vi a Zoom\n*A personal\, one-time link to join the webinar will be sent out v ia email to all registrants the evening prior to the event.\n(If you do no t receive your link by 5 p.m. June 16\, please contact Lisa Byrd\, Directo r of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.)\nCost: GBC membe rs: $25\, Non-members: $40\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorshi p information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Develo pment\, at lisab@gbc.org.\nRegister to attend. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200617T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200617T093000 LOCATION:Zoom Virtual Webinar SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:GBC Newsmaker Speaker Series: Tradepoint Atlantic — From Bethlehem Steel to a Modern Day Economic Engine URL:https://gbc.org/event/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-tradepoint-atlantic- from-bethlehem-steel-to-a-modern-day-economic-engine/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/TradepointAtlanticNe w-1024x682.jpg\;584\;389\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/TradepointAt lanticNew-1024x682.jpg\;584\;389\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Trade pointAtlanticNew-1024x682.jpg\;584\;389\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/05 /TradepointAtlanticNew-1024x682.jpg\;584\;389 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Tradepoint Atlantic

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    Join the Greater Baltimor e Committee and Aaron Tomarchio\, Senior Vice President – Corporate Affair s\, Tradepoint Atlantic\, for a discussion on the largest privately-owned industrial site on the East Coast. Tomarchio will cover development and pr ogress at Tradepoint Atlantic\, updates on transportation and workforce\, an overview of the industrial market sector\, and the organization’s focus for 2020-2021.

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    Aaron TomarchioAs a senior executive in public administration\, governm ent relations\, communications\, public affairs and community relations\, Tomarchio directs Tradepoint Atlantic’s corporate affairs and external rel ations to include government and regulatory affairs\, public and community relations\, and corporate marketing activities.  Prior to Tradepoint Atla ntic\, he held the role of Director of Corporate Affairs for Erickson Livi ng. Tomarchio received his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Publi c Policy from St. Mary’s College of Maryland.

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    Ev ent details:

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    When: Wednesday\, June 17\, 2020\; 8:30 a.m. (Registration closes at noon\, Tuesday\, June 16)

    \n< p>Where: Virtual Webinar via Zoom

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    *A pers onal\, one-time link to join the webinar will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior to the event.

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    (If you do n ot receive your link by 5 p.m. June 16\, please contact Lisa Byrd\, Direct or of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.)

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    Cost: GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40

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    A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Karen Parri sh at karenp@gbc.org.

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    For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Event s and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.

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    Register to attend.

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Aaron Tomarchio\,Baltimore business\,Baltimore develo pment\,Baltimore growth\,Bethlehem Steel\,GBC newsmaker\,GBC Webinar\,manu facturing\,Newsmaker\,Sparrows Point\,Tradepoint Atlantic\,virtual discuss ion X-COST:GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-115275@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Economic Development Committee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200624T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200624T093000 LOCATION:Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Economic Development Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/economic-development-committee-meeting-25/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

    \n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-119674@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Business Community\,Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-structural-raci sm-in-america/ DESCRIPTION:Structural Racism in America: What Is It? How Do You Recognize It? What Can We Do To End It? \nJoin the Greater Baltimore Committee in a thought-provoking discussion about Structural Racism in America and its im pact on economic outcomes\, workforce and criminal justice. Two of Baltimo re’s leaders in the fight against systemic racism — Diane Bell-McKoy\, Pre sident and CEO of Associated Black Charities\, and Dr. Sheridan Todd Yeary \, Senior Pastor of Douglas Memorial Community Church and Affiliates — wil l discuss the realities of racism in the workplace and the community.\nThi s webinar will serve to enhance awareness of racism. It will educate parti cipants about some of racism’s impacts\, including on the lack of growth o f our economy\, preventing the advancement of workers\, and subjecting Afr ican-Americans to public safety injustices.\nEvent details:\nWhen: Friday\ , June 26\, 2020\, 9 a.m. (Registration closes at noon\, Thursday\, June 2 5)\nWhere: Virtual Webinar via Zoom\n*A personal\, one-time link to join t he webinar will be sent out via email to all registrants prior to the even t.\n(If you do not receive your link by 6 p.m. June 25\, please contact Li sa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.) \nCost: GBC members and non-members: $25\nSubmit a question in advance to Lisa Byrd at lisab@gbc.org. You will also be able to submit a question dur ing the program.\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Co ntact Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship informat ion\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at  lisab@gbc.org.\nRegister to attend. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200626T090000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200626T100000 LOCATION:Virtual Webinar via Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:GBC Newsmaker Speaker Series: Structural Racism in America URL:https://gbc.org/event/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-structural-racism-in -america/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/both2fb-1024x538.jpg \;584\;307\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/both2fb-1024x538.jpg\;584\ ;307\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/both2fb-1024x538.jpg\;584\;307\,f ull\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/both2fb-1024x538.jpg\;584\;307 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Diane Bell-McKoy and Dr. Sheridan Todd Yeary

    \nStructural Racism in America: What Is It? How Do You Recognize It? What Can We Do To End It? \n

    Join the Greater Baltimore Committee in a thought-provoking discussion about Structural Racism in America and its impact on economic outcomes\, w orkforce and criminal justice. Two of Baltimore’s leaders in the fight aga inst systemic racism — Diane Bell-McKoy\, President and CEO of Associated Black Charities\, and Dr. Sheridan Todd Yeary\, Senior Pastor of Douglas M emorial Community Church and Affiliates — will discuss the realities of ra cism in the workplace and the community.

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    This webinar will serve t o enhance awareness of racism. It will educate participants about some of racism’s impacts\, including on the lack of growth of our economy\, preven ting the advancement of workers\, and subjecting African-Americans to publ ic safety injustices.

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    Event details:

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    When: Friday\, June 26\, 2020\, 9 a.m. (Registration closes a t noon\, Thursday\, June 25)

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    Where: Virtual Webin ar via Zoom

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    *A personal\, one-time link to join the webina r will be sent out via email to all registrants prior to the event.

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    (If you do not receive your link by 6 p.m. June 25\, please con tact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc .org.)

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    Cost: GBC members and non-members: $25

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    Submit a question in advance to Lisa Byrd at lisab@gbc.org. You w ill also be able to submit a question during the program.

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    A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Karen Pa rrish at karenp@gbc.org.

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    For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Ev ents and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.

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    Register to attend.

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Associated Black Charities\,cultural racism\,Diane Be ll-McKoy\,Douglas Memorial Community Church\,Dr. Sheridan Todd Yeary\,GBC newsmaker\,racism\,structural racism\,Structural Racism in America\,system ic racism X-COST:GBC Members and non-members: $25 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-115263@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Education and Workforce Commit tee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200709T080000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200709T093000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ Zoom Virtual Meeting SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Education and Workforce Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/education-and-workforce-committee-meeting-13/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:education workforce committee meeting END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-119884@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-the-state-of-ho spitality-tourism-in-the-covid-19-era/ DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee and top industry experts f or this update on the current status of the hospitality and tourism indust ry.\nThe hospitality and tourism industry is one of the top economic engin es in our region and has disproportionately been impacted by COVID-19. The program will address the challenges experienced due to the coronavirus pa ndemic\, re-opening of venues\, and what steps need to be taken to return Baltimore to its position as a top tourist destination and to provide reco very assistance to attractions\, restaurants\, and hotels.\n\nHear from pa nelists:\n\n\nAl Hutchinson\, President & CEO of Visit Baltimore\nJim Kinn ey\, Managing Partner of Capital Grille\nJohn Racanelli\, President & CEO of the National Aquarium\nJuan Webster\, General Manager of Sagamore Pendr y Baltimore\n\n\n\nEvent details:\nWhen: Wednesday\, July 15\, 2020\; 9 a. m. (Registration closes at noon\, Tuesday\, July 14)\nWhere: Virtual Webin ar via Zoom\n*A personal\, one-time link to join the webinar will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior to the event.\n(If you do not receive your link by 5 p.m. July 14\, please contact Lisa Byrd\, Di rector of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.)\nCost: GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at kare np@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, D irector of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\n\nPlease s ubmit your questions in advance to Lisa Byrd at lisab@gbc.org.\nRegister t o attend. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200715T090000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200715T100000 LOCATION:Zoom Virtual Webinar SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:GBC Newsmaker Speaker Series: The State of Hospitality & Tourism URL:https://gbc.org/event/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-the-state-of-hospita lity-tourism-in-the-covid-19-era/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/aquarium-1-1024x538. jpg\;584\;307\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/aquarium-1-1024x538.jpg \;584\;307\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/aquarium-1-1024x538.jpg\;58 4\;307\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/aquarium-1-1024x538.jpg\;584\;30 7 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

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    Join the Greater Baltimore Committee and top ind ustry experts for this update on the current status of the hospitality and tourism industry.

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    The hospitality and tourism industry is one of the top economic engines in our region and has disproportionately been imp acted by COVID-19. The program will address the challenges experienced due to the coronavirus pandemic\, re-opening of venues\, and what steps need to be taken to return Baltimore to its position as a top tourist destinati on and to provide recovery assistance to attractions\, restaurants\, and h otels.

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    Hear from panelists:

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    • Al Hutch inson\, President & CEO of Visit Baltimore
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    • Jim Kinney\, Managing Partner of Capital Grille
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    • John Racanelli\, President & CEO of t he National Aquarium
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    • Juan Webster\, General Manager of Sagamore Pendry Baltimore
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    Event details:

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    When: Wednesday\, July 15\, 2020\; 9 a.m. (Registration closes at noon\, Tuesday\, July 14)

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    Where: Virtual Webinar via Zoom

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    *A personal\, one-time li nk to join the webinar will be sent out via email to all registrants the e vening prior to the event.

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    (If you do not receive your li nk by 5 p.m. July 14\, please contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and B usiness Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.)

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    Cost: GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40

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    A 72-hour cancell ation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc .org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org .

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    For event and sponsorship information\, contac t Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.or g.

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    Please submit your questions in advance to Lisa Byrd at lisab@gbc.org.

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    Register to attend.

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    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Al Hutchinson\,Alex Smith\,Atlas Restaurant Group\,Ba ltimore hotels\,Baltimore restaurants\,Baltimore tourism\,coronavirus\,cor onavirus webinar\,covid webinar\,hospitality\,John Racanelli\,Juan Webster \,National Aquarium\,Pendry Hotels\,tourism\,Visit Baltimore X-COST:GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-119786@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Public Safety Committee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200715T120000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200715T130000 LOCATION:Zoom Meeting SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Public Safety Committee Meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/public-safety-committee-meeting-7/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Public Safety\,Public Safety Committee Meeting END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-114882@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Bridging the Gap CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200723T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200723T100000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 S. Calvert St.\, Suite 1700 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Bridging the Gap Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/bridging-the-gap-committee-meeting-4/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Bridging the Gap\,BTG\,BTG meeting\,Committee meeting \,GBC committees END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-114805@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Transportation and Mobility Co mmittee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200729T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200729T100000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Transportation and Mobility Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/transportation-and-mobility-committee-meeting-12/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee meeting\,GBC committees\,Mobility\,transpor tation END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-117024@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/professional-development-workshop-series-wit h-chris-mcdonell-maximize-linkedin/ DESCRIPTION:If you’re like most people in today’s uncertain marketplace\, y ou may be:\n–Wondering if you should be spending more (or any) time on Lin kedIn\n–Unsure how to make new and valuable connections\n–Stressed about k eeping up with the latest social media trends\n–Confused about which socia l media platforms are worth your limited time\n–Unclear about how social n etworking can open professional doors for you\nDuring this time of social distancing\, learn how to drive successful engagement virtually by adding more people\, information and opportunities to your professional network. Learn more about the attitudes\, behaviors and techniques of social sellin g and find out why LinkedIn is an essential tool for company growth even i f you are not in a sales role.\nChris McDonell is President of McDonell Co nsulting Group\, a licensed Sandler Training center based in Baltimore. Mc Donell\, who has more than 25 years of experience in sales and executive l eadership\, has lived and worked around the U.S. for leading financial ins titutions\, including Morgan Stanley\, Citigroup and The Associates. McDon ell has been with Sandler Training since 2008 and has formed long-term par tnerships with small and large companies.\n \n \n\n Keith Daw is the Vice President and a trainer with McDonell Consulting Group\, an authorized lic ensee of Sandler Training. He places his focus and energy on amplifying pr ofessionals\, teams and organizations in the areas of leadership\, sales\, strategic customer care\, and\, especially\, human communications. For ne arly nine years\, Daw has served a dual role of both producer and practiti oner\, and intentionally incorporates many of his own lessons learned into his talks and trainings.\n\n \nEvent details:\nWhen: Thursday\, July 30\, 2020\; 8:30 a.m.\nWhere: Virtual Meeting via Zoom\nA personal\, one-time link to join the meeting will be sent out to all registrants the morning o f the event. \nCost: GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40\nA 72-hour cancel lation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship informatio n\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at l isab@gbc.org.\nRegister to attend.\nAlso see: Professional Development Wor kshop Series with Chris McDonell: How to Get and Stay Focused DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200730T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200730T093000 LOCATION:Zoom Virtual Meeting SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Professional Development Workshop Series with Chris McDonell/Keith Daw: How to Maximize LinkedIn URL:https://gbc.org/event/professional-development-workshop-series-with-chr is-mcdonell-maximize-linkedin/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/McDonellHeadshotMay2 0-150x150.jpg\;150\;150\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/McDonellHeads hotMay20-150x150.jpg\;150\;150\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/McDonel lHeadshotMay20-150x150.jpg\;150\;150\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Mc DonellHeadshotMay20-150x150.jpg\;150\;150 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    If you’re lik e most people in today’s uncertain marketplace\, you may be:

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    –Wond ering if you should be spending more (or any) time on LinkedIn
    \n–Uns ure how to make new and valuable connections
    \n–Stressed about keepin g up with the latest social media trends
    \n–Confused about which soci al media platforms are worth your limited time
    \n–Unclear about how s ocial networking can open professional doors for you

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    During this t ime of social distancing\, learn how to drive successful engagement virtua lly by adding more people\, information and opportunities to your professi onal network. Learn more about the attitudes\, behaviors and techniques of social selling and find out why LinkedIn is an essential tool for company growth even if you are not in a sales role.

    \n

    Chris McDonellChris McDonell is President of McDonell Consulting Group\, a licensed Sandler Traini ng center based in Baltimore. McDonell\, who has more than 25 years of exp erience in sales and executive leadership\, has lived and worked around th e U.S. for leading financial institutions\, including Morgan Stanley\, Cit igroup and The Associates. McDonell has been with Sandler Training since 2 008 and has formed long-term partnerships with small and large companies.< /p>\n

     

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    Keith Daw is the Vice Pres ident and a trainer with McDonell Consulting Group\, an authorized license e of Sandler Training. He places his focus and energy on amplifying profes sionals\, teams and organizations in the areas of leadership\, sales\, str ategic customer care\, and\, especially\, human communications. For nearly nine years\, Daw has served a dual role of both producer and practitioner \, and intentionally incorporates many of his own lessons learned into his talks and trainings.

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    Event details:

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    When: Thursday\, July 30\, 2020\; 8:30 a.m.

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    Where: Virtual Meeting via Zoom

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    A personal\, one-time link to join the meeting will be sent out to all reg istrants the morning of the event. 

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    Cost : GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40

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    A 72-hour cancel lation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gb c.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.or g.

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    For event and sponsorship information\, conta ct Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.o rg.

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    Register to attend.

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    Also see: Professional Development Workshop Series with Chris McDonel l: How to Get and Stay Focused

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Chris McDonell\,lecture series\,management\,professio nal development\,Sandler Training\,social media\,speaker series X-COST:GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-117910@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-lexington-marke t-reinvented/ DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee and representatives from S eawall Development for a discussion on the redevelopment of the nation’s o ldest continuously operating market.\nPanelists include:\n\nThibault Manek in – Co-founder\, Seawall Development\nJon Constable – Development Manager \, Seawall Development\nPickett Slater Harrington – Community Engagement L ead\, Seawall Development\nPeter DiPrinzio — Director of Food and Beverage \, Seawall Development\n\nThibault Manekin helped start Seawall Developmen t in 2006. Seawall was selected by the City of Baltimore to redevelop Lexi ngton Market\, the nation’s longest continuously operating public market.  Seawall believes that all facets of the built environment should be used t o empower communities\, unite our cities and help launch powerful ideas th at create important movements. For the last 12 years\, the company has foc used its energy and resources on providing discounted apartments for teach ers\, collaborative office space for non-profit organizations\, workforce housing\, community-driven retail\, launch pads for chefs and creative spa ce for charter schools.\nIn 2011\, Manekin was honored by President Obama’ s White House as a Champion for Change. Seawall’s projects have received n umerous national awards\, including: The Rudy Bruner Award for Urban Excel lence\, United States Environmental Protection Agency – National Award for Smart Growth Achievement\, Urban Land Institute – Jack Kemp Models of Exc ellence in Workforce Housing Award\, and several Urban Land Institute – Wa vemaker Awards.\nIn 2020\, Manekin launched Larger Than Yourself\, a colla borative space for brave people to share how they are helping small ideas become powerful movements.\nJon Constable currently leads the $40\,000\,00 0 redevelopment of Lexington Market for Seawall Development. Constable has been with Seawall since 2009\, starting their property management company and moving into a lead developer role in 2011. His development projects h ave included The Baltimore Design School\, Miller’s Square\, Green Street Academy and R. House.\nConstable holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Vermont\, and a Master of Science in Real Estate from the Ca rey School of Business at Johns Hopkins University. Prior to joining Seawa ll\, he worked for the Furbish Company in Baltimore on green roof solution s\, leasing and marketing.\nPickett Slater Harrington has been a board mem ber\, advisor\, executive director\, manager and program staff at organiza tions of various missions and sizes. He has served with several national n onprofit\, social change organizations including the Children’s Defense Fu nd\, the Urban League and Public Allies.\nHe has also worked as a senior c onsultant with the Community Building Institute\; adjunct professor at Xav ier University in Cincinnati\, Ohio\; and manager of leadership developmen t and effectiveness at Independent Sector.\nAdditionally\, Harrington is t he founder and managing principal of Joltage\, a social change design firm that champions innovative solutions to social challenges by working along side community members and institutions to focus on strengths and assets i n order to design\, invest and incubate locally-driven\, sustainable proje cts and enterprises.\nHarrington holds a Bachelor of Science in Education and a Master of Social Work in community and organizations.\nPeter DiPrinz io is the Director of Operations of R. House and leads Seawall’s food and beverage projects\, including Lexington Market and the DECO food hall. He is also co-founder of The Remington Chop\, a Baltimore food festival. He h as worked for events and restaurants including Dinner Lab\, Cafe des Artis tes\, The Cherry Creek Arts Festival and the New York City Parks Events Of fice.\n \n \nEvent details:\nWhen: Thursday\, August 20\, 2020\, 10 a.m. ( Registration closes at noon\, August 19\, 2020.)\nWhere: Virtual Webinar v ia Zoom\n*A personal\, one-time link to join the webinar will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior to the event.\n(If you do n ot receive your link by 6 p.m.\, August 19\, please contact Lisa Byrd\, Di rector of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.)\nCost: GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at kare np@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, D irector of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\nPlease sub mit your questions for the panelists in advance to Lisa Byrd at lisab@gbc. org.\nRegister for tickets. 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    Lexington Marke
 t past and futureJoin the Greater Baltimore Committee and representativ es from Seawall Development for a discussion on the redevelopment of the n ation’s oldest continuously operating market.

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    • Jon Constable – Development Manager\, Seawall D evelopment
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    • Pickett Slater Harrington – Communit y Engagement Lead\, Seawall Development
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    • Peter D iPrinzio — Director of Food and Beverage\, Seawall Development\n
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 t ManekinThibault Manekin helped start Seawall Development in 2006. Seawall was selected by the City of Ba ltimore to redevelop Lexington Market\, the nation’s longest continuously operating public market. Seawall believes that all facets of the built env ironment should be used to empower communities\, unite our cities and help launch powerful ideas that create important movements. For the last 12 ye ars\, the company has focused its energy and resources on providing discou nted apartments for teachers\, collaborative office space for non-profit o rganizations\, workforce housing\, community-driven retail\, launch pads f or chefs and creative space for charter schools.

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    In 2011\, Manekin was honored by President Obama’s White House as a Champion for Change. Se awall’s projects have received numerous national awards\, including: The R udy Bruner Award for Urban Excellence\, United States Environmental Protec tion Agency – National Award for Smart Growth Achievement\, Urban Land Ins titute – Jack Kemp Models of Excellence in Workforce Housing Award\, and s everal Urban Land Institute – Wavemaker Awards.

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    In 2020\, Manekin launched Larger Than Yourself\, a collaborative space for brave people to share how they are helping small ideas become powerful movements.

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    Jon ConstableJon Constable currently leads the $40\ ,000\,000 redevelopment of Lexington Market for Seawall Development. Const able has been with Seawall since 2009\, starting their property management company and moving into a lead developer role in 2011. His development pr ojects have included The Baltimore Design School\, Miller’s Square\, Green Street Academy and R. House.

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    Constable holds a Bachelor of Arts d egree from the University of Vermont\, and a Master of Science in Real Est ate from the Carey School of Business at Johns Hopkins University. Prior t o joining Seawall\, he worked for the Furbish Company in Baltimore on gree n roof solutions\, leasing and marketing.

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    Pickett Slater HarringtonPickett Slater Harrington h as been a board member\, advisor\, executive director\, manager and progra m staff at organizations of various missions and sizes. He has served with several national nonprofit\, social change organizations including the Ch ildren’s Defense Fund\, the Urban League and Public Allies.

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    He has also worked as a senior consultant with the Community Building Institute\ ; adjunct professor at Xavier University in Cincinnati\, Ohio\; and manage r of leadership development and effectiveness at Independent Sector.

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    Additionally\, Harrington is the founder and managing principal of Jolt age\, a social change design firm that champions innovative solutions to s ocial challenges by working alongside community members and institutions t o focus on strengths and assets in order to design\, invest and incubate l ocally-driven\, sustainable projects and enterprises.

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    Harrington h olds a Bachelor of Science in Education and a Master of Social Work in com munity and organizations.

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    Peter DiPrinzio\, SeawallPeter DiPrinzio is the Director of Operations of R. House and leads Seawall’s food and beverage projects\, including Lexington Marke t and the DECO food hall. He is also co-founder of The Remington Chop\, a Baltimore food festival. He has worked for events and restaurants includin g Dinner Lab\, Cafe des Artistes\, The Cherry Creek Arts Festival and the New York City Parks Events Office.

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    Eve nt details:

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    When: Thursday\, August 20\, 2020\, 10 a.m. (Registration closes at noon\, August 19\, 2020.)

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    Where: Virtual Webinar via Zoom

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    *A person al\, one-time link to join the webinar will be sent out via email to all r egistrants the evening prior to the event.

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    (If you do not receive your link by 6 p.m.\, August 19\, please contact Lisa Byrd\, Dire ctor of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.)

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    Cost: GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40

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    When: Thursday\, September 24\, 2020\; 7:30 a.m. re gistration and breakfast\, 8 a.m. shotgun start

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    Where: Greystone Golf Course\, 2115 White Hall Road\, White Hall\, Md.\, 21 161

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    Cost: $225 individual golfer\; $800 foursome< /p>\n

    Purchase a set of 3 mulligans for $25 in advance (with a limit o f 1 set per player) until noon\, September 22.
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    “ACE” Package – $1\,300

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    “EAGLE” Package – $900

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    “PAR” Package – $200

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    Not a golfer but interested in getting some extra exposure for the company? The Par Package is great f or people who attend the event and are not golfing or do not attend but wa nt to advertise!

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    Edwards & Hill Office F urniture\, Gilbane Building Company< /a>\, Horseshoe Casino Baltimor e\, Mahogany\, Inc.\, Veh icles for Change

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    Maryl and Petroleum Council /API- American Petroleum Institute

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    \n< p>Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/2020-gbc-golf-classic/.

    X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:2020 golf classic\,gbc golf classic\,gbc golf tournam ent\,Golf classic\,Golf Tournament X-COST:$225 individual golfer\; $800 foursome X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/2020-gbc-golf-classic/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-121407@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event\,Regional Transportation CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/2020-transportation-summit-advancing-equity- through-transportation-policy/ DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee and leading transportation and mobility experts for an informative discussion on concrete strategies for advancing equity through transportation planning and policy at the lo cal\, regional\, state and federal levels.\nPanelists include:\nDavid Brag don — Executive Director\, TransitCenter\nBragdon has served as Executive Director of TransitCenter since 2013. The civic foundation is dedicated to improving public transportation and making U.S. cities more just\, sustai nable and prosperous.\nHe spent the early part of his career in the mariti me and aviation freight industries\, with a cargo airline\, a shipping lin e and the Port of Portland\, Oregon. He was then elected to two terms as P resident of the Metro Council\, the regional government for the Portland\, Oregon area from 2002 to 2010.\n \nNathaniel P. Ford\, Sr. — Chief Execut ive Officer\, Jacksonville Transportation Authority\, past Chair of the Am erican Public Transportation Association (APTA)\nFord is a champion of mul timodal transportation\, walkable neighborhoods\, public-private partnersh ips and transit-oriented development\; and he is known for industry-leadin g insights and thought leadership on international transportation issues f rom trade and study missions around the world.\nFord was awarded the Ameri can Public Transportation Association’s (APTA) Outstanding Public Transpor tation Manager for 2020\, and has received numerous awards for his transfo rmational programs and initiatives\, including the White House Champion of Change.\nFord holds an Executive MBA from the Davis School of Business at Jacksonville University and a Bachelor of Applied Science degree in organ izational leadership from Mercer University. He is a graduate of the Execu tive Development Consortium Program at Emory University\, and has complete d executive training at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvar d University. He is a graduate of Leadership Florida (2015) and Leadership Jacksonville (2014).\n \nMonica Tibbits-Nutt — AICP\, LEED AP BD+C — Exec utive Director of the 128 Business Council\, Vice-Chair of the MBTA Fiscal Management and Control Board\, Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) Board of Directors\nTibbits-Nutt’s areas of specialty are trans portation planning\, urban design and transit equity. In both her work and research\, she is particularly interested in capitalizing upon every oppo rtunity to better educate transportation stakeholders and the public about all aspects of the planning process. As part of this focus on education\, she serves as the Vice President of the non-profit Youth Engagement Plann ing (YEP!)\, which brings urban planning and community advocacy into K-12 environments.\nShe is a gubernatorial appointee to the Board of the Metrop olitan Area Planning Council (MAPC)\, having served on the Executive Commi ttee and Legislative Committee\, and formerly served as Vice-Chair of the Regional Transportation Advisory Council (RTAC). Tibbits-Nutt is also an a ctive member of the American Institute of Certified Planners and a LEED Ac credited Professional in Building Design & Construction with the U.S. Gree n Building Council. She received a Masters of City and Regional Planning f rom the Ohio State University in Columbus and a Bachelor of Science in Pol itical Science and Sociology from the University of Southern Indiana.\n \n Jess Zimbabwe – Founder\, Plot Strategies\, former Director of the Daniel Rose Center for Public Leadership at the National League of Cities and the Urban Land Institute\nZimbabwe served for 10 years as the founding Direct or of the Daniel Rose Center for Public Leadership — a partnership of the National League of Cities and the Urban Land Institute. Prior to that\, Zi mbabwe led the Mayors’ Institute on City Design\, and was Community Design Director at Urban Ecology in Oakland. She serves on the boards of Next Ci ty\, the National Main Street Center\, and Colloqate.\nShe is a licensed a rchitect\, certified city planner\, LEED-Accredited Professional\, and a m ember of the urban planning faculties at Georgetown University and the Uni versity of Washington.\nEvent details:\nWhen: September 29\, 2020\, 8:30-1 0 a.m. (Registration closes at noon\, September 28.)\nWhere: Virtual Confe rence via Zoom\nCost: GBC members: $35\, Non-members: $55\; WTS Baltimore\ ,  YPT Baltimore and ULI Baltimore Members: $35\nA 72-hour cancellation no tice is required for refund. Contact Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Event s and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\nRegister to attend.\nSpons ors: \nSignature Sponsor:\n\nProgram Sponsor: DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200929T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200929T100000 LOCATION:Virtual Webinar via Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:GBC 2020 Transportation Summit: Advancing Equity Through Transporta tion Policy URL:https://gbc.org/event/2020-transportation-summit-advancing-equity-throu gh-transportation-policy/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/busonthemove.jpg\;10 24\;543\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/busonthemove.jpg\;1024\;543\, large\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/busonthemove.jpg\;1024\;543\,full\;/wp- content/uploads/2020/08/busonthemove.jpg\;1024\;543 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Bus on the moveJoin the Great er Baltimore Committee and leading transportation and mobility experts for an informative discussion on concrete strategies for advancing equity thr ough transportation planning and policy at the local\, regional\, state an d federal levels.

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    Panelists include:

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    David Bragdon — Executiv e Director\, TransitCenter

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    Bragdon has served as Executiv e Director of TransitCenter since 2013. The civic foundation is dedicated to improving public transportation and making U.S. cities more just\, sust ainable and prosperous.

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    He spent the early part of his career in t he maritime and aviation freight industries\, with a cargo airline\, a shi pping line and the Port of Portland\, Oregon. He was then elected to two t erms as President of the Metro Council\, the regional government for the P ortland\, Oregon area from 2002 to 2010.

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    Nathaniel P. Ford Sr.Nathaniel P. F ord\, Sr. — Chief Executive Officer\, Jacksonville Transportation Authorit y\, past Chair of the American Public Transportation Association (APTA)

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    Ford is a champion of multimodal transportation\, walkable neighborhoods\, public-private partnerships and transit-oriented developme nt\; and he is known for industry-leading insights and thought leadership on international transportation issues from trade and study missions aroun d the world.

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    Ford was awarded the American Public Transportation A ssociation’s (APTA) Outstanding Public Transportation Manager for 2020\, a nd has received numerous awards for his transformational programs and init iatives\, including the White House Champion of Change.

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    Ford holds an Executive MBA from the Davis School of Business at Jacksonville Univer sity and a Bachelor of Applied Science degree in organizational leadership from Mercer University. He is a graduate of the Executive Development Con sortium Program at Emory University\, and has completed executive training at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. He is a graduate of Leadership Florida (2015) and Leadership Jacksonville (2014) .

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    Monica Tibbits
 -NuttMonica Tibbits-Nutt — AICP\, LEED AP BD+C — Executive Director of the 128 Business Council\, Vice-Chair of the MBTA Fiscal Management and Control Board\, Massachusetts Department of Tr ansportation (MassDOT) Board of Directors

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    Tibbits-Nutt’s areas of specialty are transportation planning\, urban design and transit equity. In both her work and research\, she is particularly interested in capitalizing upon every opportunity to better educate transportation stake holders and the public about all aspects of the planning process. As part of this focus on education\, she serves as the Vice President of the non-p rofit Youth Engagement Planning (YEP!)\, which brings urban planning and c ommunity advocacy into K-12 environments.

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    She is a gubernatorial a ppointee to the Board of the Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC)\, h aving served on the Executive Committee and Legislative Committee\, and fo rmerly served as Vice-Chair of the Regional Transportation Advisory Counci l (RTAC). Tibbits-Nutt is also an active member of the American Institute of Certified Planners and a LEED Accredited Professional in Building Desig n & Construction with the U.S. Green Building Council. She received a Mast ers of City and Regional Planning from the Ohio State University in Columb us and a Bachelor of Science in Political Science and Sociology from the U niversity of Southern Indiana.

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    Jess Zimbabwe – Founder\, Plot St rategies\, former Director of the Daniel Rose Center for Public Leadership at the National League of Cities and the Urban Land Institute

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    Zimbabwe served for 10 years as the founding Director of the Daniel Rose Center for Public Leadership — a partnership of the National League o f Cities and the Urban Land Institute. Prior to that\, Zimbabwe led the Ma yors’ Institute on City Design\, and was Community Design Director at Urba n Ecology in Oakland. She serves on the boards of Next City\, the National Main Street Center\, and Colloqate.

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    She is a licensed architect\, certified city planner\, LEED-Accredited Professional\, and a member of t he urban planning faculties at Georgetown University and the University of Washington.

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    Event details:

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    When< /strong>: September 29\, 2020\, 8:30-10 a.m. (Registration closes at noon\ , September 28.)

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    Where: Virtual Conference via Zo om

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    Cost: GBC members: $35\, Non-members: $55\; WT S Baltimore\,  YPT Baltimore and ULI Baltimore Members: $35

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    A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.

    \n< p>For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.

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    Register to attend.

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    Sponsors: 

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    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:2020 Transportation Summit\,Mobility\,transportation\ ,transportation &\; mobility\,transportation and mobility X-COST:GBC members: $35\, Non-members: $55\; WTS Baltimore\,  YPT Baltimore and ULI Baltimore Members: $35 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-120636@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/baltimore-womens-advisory-board-financial-we llness-mobilizing-the-financial-power-of-women/ DESCRIPTION:When you invest in a woman\, change happens! From everyday spen ding to long-term financial planning\, effective money management is essen tial. Join the GBC’s Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board as we discuss financ ial wellness\, finance 101\, fears and the untapped potential of the femal e economy.\nThis is a must-attend event moderated by BWAB Co-Chairs Christ ine Aspell\, Managing Partner of KPMG (pictured above\, second row\, left) \, and Sabina Kelly\, Greater Maryland Market President at Bank of America (pictured above\, second row\, right)\, along with an all-star panel of f inance experts.\nPanelists include (pictured above\, top row\, left to rig ht):\nKathy Bays Armstrong – Private Wealth Advisor\, Heritage Financial C onsultants\nA Certified Financial Planner practitioner\, Armstrong provide s clients with holistic financial planning throughout all stages of their lives. With decades of experience\, Armstrong manages a dynamic financial planning practice at Heritage Financial Consultants specializing in compre hensive financial planning in the areas of asset management\, retirement p lanning\, education funding\, personal risk management and estate planning . Through extensive experience and uncompromising integrity\, Armstrong de livers objective\, straightforward strategies to help her clients achieve their lifelong financial goals.\nSandra Liotta – Senior Vice President and Wealth Management Advisor\, Merrill Lynch\nBased in Towson\, Liotta heads a team of nine financial advisors and client associates and manages one o f the most successful Merrill Lynch offices in the Mid-Atlantic region. A believer in acquiring a wide spectrum of knowledge to better serve clients \, Liotta is among the few financial advisors at Merrill Lynch who are bot h a Certified Financial Planner™ practitioner and a Certified Investment M anagement Analyst℠ professional. She collaborates with clients’ attorneys and CPAs to develop estate plans and retirement income plans. Liotta also manages discretionary stock and bond portfolios as a Portfolio Manager in Merrill’s Personal Investment Advisory℠ Program.\nSarah Kahl – Partner\, V enable\, LLP\nKahl focuses her practice on tax and estate planning for ind ividuals and families. Kahl also represents fiduciaries and beneficiaries on the proper administration of a trust. With her CPA background\, she rev iews a client’s entire financial picture to tailor appropriate tax strateg ies to the particular client. Her practice includes the administration of foreign trusts and planning for individuals with foreign connections.\n Ev ent details:\nWhen: Wednesday\, September 30\, 2020\; 10 a.m. (Registratio n closes at noon\, September 29.)\nWhere: Virtual Webinar via Zoom\n*A per sonal\, one-time link to join the webinar will be sent out via email to al l registrants the evening prior to the event. (If you do not receive your link by 6 p.m. September 29\, please contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Event s and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.)\nCost: GBC members: Free\, Non-members: $25\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. C ontact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nF or event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Eve nts and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\nPlease submit your quest ions to the panelists in advance to Lisa Byrd at lisab@gbc.org.\n\nRegiste r to attend.\n\n\nIn preparation for this event\, the Baltimore Women’s Ad visory Board has provided these articles for further study\, courtesy of H eritage Financial Consultants and Venable:\n\n\n\nAre Your Assets Really D iversified?\nWhat Can We Learn from This Financial Crisis?\nStay the Cours e!\nSelecting a Financial Planner: Top 10 Questions You Need to Ask\nRetir ement Planning: Decade by Decade\nProtecting Your Identity\nDon’t Wait too Long to Consider Long-Term Care Insurance\nHow to Teach Your Kids About M oney\nA Retirement Vision is Key to Figuring Out How Much You’ll Need\nTak e Control of Your Financial Destiny with One Word: Budgeting\nEstate Plann ing from Home Checklist\n\n\n\n\nSponsors\n\nAmbassador Sponsor:\n\n\nSign ature Sponsor:\n\nEvent Sponsor:\n\n\n\n  DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200930T100000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200930T110000 LOCATION:Webinar via Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board: Financial Wellness — Mobilizing t he Financial Power of Women URL:https://gbc.org/event/bwab-financial-wellness/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Updatedimageheaderfb -1024x538.jpg\;1102\;578\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Updatedimage headerfb-1024x538.jpg\;1102\;578\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Updat edimageheaderfb-1024x538.jpg\;1102\;578\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/07 /Updatedimageheaderfb-1024x538.jpg\;1102\;578 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    BWA
 B Financial HealthWhen y ou invest in a woman\, change happens! From everyday spending to long-term financial planning\, effective money management is essential. Join the GB C’s Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board as we discuss financial wellness\, fi nance 101\, fears and the untapped potential of the female economy.

    \n< p>This is a must-attend event moderated by BWAB Co-Chairs Christine Aspell \, Managing Partner of KPMG (pictured above\, second row\, left)\ , and Sabina Kelly\, Greater Maryland Market President at Bank of America< em> (pictured above\, second row\, right)
    \, along with an all-star pa nel of finance experts.

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    Panelists include (pictured above\, to p row\, left to right):

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    Kathy Bays Armstrong – Private Wealth Advisor\, Heritage Financial Consultants

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    A Certi fied Financial Planner practitioner\, Armstrong provides clients with holi stic financial planning throughout all stages of their lives. With decades of experience\, Armstrong manages a dynamic financial planning practice a t Heritage Financial Consultants specializing in comprehensive financial p lanning in the areas of asset management\, retirement planning\, education funding\, personal risk management and estate planning. Through extensive experience and uncompromising integrity\, Armstrong delivers objective\, straightforward strategies to help her clients achieve their lifelong fina ncial goals.

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    Sandra Liotta – Senior Vice Presiden t and Wealth Management Advisor\, Merrill Lynch

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    Based in Towson\, Liotta heads a team of nine financial advisors and client associates and m anages one of the most successful Merrill Lynch offices in the Mid-Atlanti c region. A believer in acquiring a wide spectrum of knowledge to better s erve clients\, Liotta is among the few financial advisors at Merrill Lynch who are both a Certified Financial Planner™ practitioner and a Certified Investment Management Analyst℠ professional. She collaborates with clients ’ attorneys and CPAs to develop estate plans and retirement income plans. Liotta also manages discretionary stock and bond portfolios as a Portfolio Manager in Merrill’s Personal Investment Advisory℠ Program.

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    Sarah Kahl – Partner\, Venable\, LLP

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    Kahl focuses her practice on tax and estate planning for individuals and families. Kahl als o represents fiduciaries and beneficiaries on the proper administration of a trust. With her CPA background\, she reviews a client’s entire financia l picture to tailor appropriate tax strategies to the particular client. H er practice includes the administration of foreign trusts and planning for individuals with foreign connections.

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    Event details:

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    When: Wednesday\, September 30\, 2020\; 10 a.m. (Registration closes at noon\, September 29.)

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    Where: Virtual Webinar via Zoom

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    *A personal\, one-time l ink to join the webinar will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior to the event. (If you do not receive your link by 6 p.m. September 29\, please contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Bus iness Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.)

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    Cost: G BC members: Free\, Non-members: $25

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    A 72-hour cancella tion notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc. org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org< /a>.

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    For event and sponsorship information\, contact  Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org .

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    Please submit your questions to the panelists in advance t o Lisa Byrd at lisab@gbc.org.
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    In preparation for this event\, the Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board has provided these articles for further s tudy\, courtesy of Heritage Financial Consultants and < a href='https://www.venable.com/' target='_blank' rel='noopener noreferrer '>Venable:

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    < em>A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Tar a Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.

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    For event and sponsorship  information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Developm ent\, at lisab@gbc.org.

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    Please submit your questions for the panelists in advance to Lisa Byrd at lisab@gbc.org.
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    < a href='https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-lexington-mark et-reinvented/' target='_blank' rel='noopener noreferrer'>Register for tic kets.

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Baltimore City markets\,Baltimore development\,Baltim ore economic growth\,Baltimore public Market\,Faidley's\,Jon Constable\,Le xington Market\,Pickett Slater Harrington\,public market\,Seawall Develope rs\,Seawall Development\,Thibault Manekin X-COST:GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-119956@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-a-win-for-balti more-the-renovation-of-pimlico-and-preserving-the-preakness/ DESCRIPTION:Pimlico/Preakness legislation — How was it passed? What will be the ultimate outcome at Pimlico Race Course\, Laurel Park and the surroun ding neighborhoods? What does this mean for Baltimore?\nJoin the Greater B altimore Committee\; Senate President Bill Ferguson\; Delegate Nick Mosby\ ; William Cole\, Partner at Margrave Strategies\; and Sean Malone\, Partne r at Harris Jones & Malone\; for this timely discussion.\nEvent details:\n When: Wednesday\, August 26\, 2020\; 9 a.m. (Registration closes at noon\, Tuesday\, August 25)\nWhere: Virtual Webinar via Zoom\n*A personal\, one- time link to join the webinar will be sent out via email to all registrant s the evening prior to the event.\n(If you do not receive your link by 5 p .m.\, August 25\, please contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Busine ss Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.)\nCost: GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara H arris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Busin ess Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\nPlease submit your questions for the panelists in advance to Lisa Byrd at lisab@gbc.org.\n\nRegister to attend. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200826T090000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200826T100000 LOCATION:Virtual Webinar via Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:GBC Newsmaker Speaker Series: A Win for Baltimore: The Renovation o f Pimlico and Preserving the Preakness URL:https://gbc.org/event/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-a-win-for-baltimore- the-renovation-of-pimlico-and-preserving-the-preakness/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Pimlicoracing-1024x5 70.jpg\;584\;325\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Pimlicoracing-1024x5 70.jpg\;584\;325\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Pimlicoracing-1024x57 0.jpg\;584\;325\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Pimlicoracing-1024x570. jpg\;584\;325 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Pimlico Race CoursePimlico/Preakness legis lation — How was it passed? What will be the ultimate outcome at Pimlico R ace Course\, Laurel Park and the surrounding neighborhoods? What does this mean for Baltimore?

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    Join the Greater Baltimore Committee\; Senate President Bill Ferguson\; Delegate Nick Mosby\; William Cole\, Partner at Margrave Strategies\; and Sean Malone\, Partner at Harris Jones & Malone\ ; for this timely discussion.

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    Event details:

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    When: Wednesday\, August 26\, 2020\; 9 a.m. (Registr ation closes at noon\, Tuesday\, August 25)

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    Where : Virtual Webinar via Zoom

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    *A personal\, one-time link to join the webinar will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior to the event.

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    (If you do not receive your link by 5 p.m.\, August 25\, please contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Bus iness Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.)

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    Cost: G BC members: $25\, Non-members: $40

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    A 72-hour cancellat ion notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.o rg or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.

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    For event and sponsorship information\, contact  Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org< /a>.

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    \n\n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Bill Ferguson\,GBC newsmaker\,horse racing\,horseraci ng\,Laurel Park\,Maryland horse racing\,md horse racing\,Nick Mosby\,Pimli co\,Preakness\,Preakness Stakes\,Stronach Group\,Triple Crown X-COST:GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-115264@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Education and Workforce Commit tee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200910T080000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200910T093000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Education and Workforce Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/education-and-workforce-committee-meeting-14/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:education workforce committee meeting END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-114883@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Bridging the Gap CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200915T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200915T100000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 S. Calvert St.\, Suite 1700 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Bridging the Gap Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/bridging-the-gap-committee-meeting-5/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Bridging the Gap\,BTG\,BTG meeting\,Committee meeting \,GBC committees END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-121367@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-reflections-of- a-mayor/ DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a fascinating and enga ging discussion with four former mayors of Baltimore City!\nFormer Mayors Kurt L. Schmoke\, Martin O’Malley\, Sheila Dixon and Stephanie Rawlings-Bl ake will talk about their experiences and lessons learned while holding Ba ltimore’s top elected office.\nThe panelists will address such topics as r unning an urban city of more than 600\,000 residents\; expectations\, chal lenges and surprises resulting from being Baltimore’s CEO\; and reflection s on current challenges facing big city mayors and how it differs from the ir tenure in office.\nEvent details:\nWhen: Monday\, September 21\, 2020\; 9 a.m. (Registration closes at noon\, Friday\, September 18)\nWhere: Virt ual Webinar via Zoom\n*A personal\, one-time link to join the webinar will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening of September 18.\n(I f you do not receive your link by 6 p.m.\, September 18\, please contact L isa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org. )\nCost: GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40\nA 72-hour cancellation notic e is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Pa rrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact  Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org .\nPlease submit your questions for the panelists in advance to Lisa Byrd at lisab@gbc.org.\n\nRegister to attend. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200921T090000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200921T100000 LOCATION:Virtual Webinar via Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:GBC Newsmaker Speaker Series: Reflections of a Mayor URL:https://gbc.org/event/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-reflections-of-a-may or/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/Baltimore_City_Hall_ 2020-1024x768.jpg\;584\;438\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/Baltimore _City_Hall_2020-1024x768.jpg\;584\;438\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/08 /Baltimore_City_Hall_2020-1024x768.jpg\;584\;438\,full\;/wp-content/upload s/2020/08/Baltimore_City_Hall_2020-1024x768.jpg\;584\;438 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Baltimore City HallJoin the Greater Baltimore Committee for a fascinating and e ngaging discussion with four former mayors of Baltimore City!

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    Former mayorsFormer Mayors Kurt L. Schmoke\, Martin O’Malley\, Sheila Dixon and Stephanie Rawlings-Blake w ill talk about their experiences and lessons learned while holding Baltimo re’s top elected office.

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    The panelists will address such topics as running an urban city of more than 600\,000 residents\; expectations\, ch allenges and surprises resulting from being Baltimore’s CEO\; and reflecti ons on current challenges facing big city mayors and how it differs from t heir tenure in office.

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    When: Monday\, September 21\, 2020\; 9 a.m. (Registration cl oses at noon\, Friday\, September 18)

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    Where: Virt ual Webinar via Zoom

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    *A personal\, one-time link to join t he webinar will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening of Se ptember 18.

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    (If you do not receive your link by 6 p.m.\, September 18\, please contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.)

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    Cost: GBC mem bers: $25\, Non-members: $40

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    A 72-hour cancellation no tice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org  or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.

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    For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa B yrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\n

    Please submit your questions for the panelists in advance to Lisa Byrd at lisab@gbc.org.
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    \n\n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Baltimore City government\,Baltimore City mayors\,Bal timore government\,Baltimore Mayors\,elected office\,GBC newsmaker\,mayor\ ,Mayor Kurt L. Schmoke\,Mayor Martin O'Malley\,Mayor Rawlings-Blake\,Mayor Sheila Dixon\,mayors\,O'Malley X-COST:GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-114806@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Transportation and Mobility Co mmittee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200923T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200923T100000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Transportation and Mobility Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/transportation-and-mobility-committee-meeting-13/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee meeting\,GBC committees\,Mobility\,transpor tation END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-114899@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for its 2020 Golf Classic at Greystone Golf Course. Amenities include continental breakfast\; greens fees\, cart rental and range balls\; beverages and snacks on course\; and awards luncheon.\n \nEvent details:\n\nWhen: Thursday\, September 24\, 20 20\; 7:30 a.m. registration and breakfast\, 8 a.m. shotgun start\nWhere: G reystone Golf Course\, 2115 White Hall Road\, White Hall\, Md.\, 21161\nCo st: $225 individual golfer\; $800 foursome\nPurchase a set of 3 mulligans for $25 in advance (with a limit of 1 set per player) until noon\, Septemb er 22.\nMulligans will also be available for $10 each (with a limit of 2 m ulligans per player) the day of the event.\nPlease note: Players will be t wo-people per cart.\nGolf Classic Package Plans\n“ACE” Package – $1\,300\n \nTwo complimentary foursomes.\nCompany name displayed at registration.\nC ompany name displayed at two holes.\nCompany name displayed on scoreboard\ , scorecards\, carts and GBC website.\nProminent mention during awards pre sentation.\nCompany name displayed prominently in program.\n\n“EAGLE” Pack age – $900\n\nOne complimentary foursome.\nCompany name displayed at regis tration.\nCompany name displayed at one hole and at driving range.\nCompan y name listed in program and on GBC website.\n\n“BIRDIE” Package – $500\n \nTwo complimentary golfers.\nCompany name displayed at one hole.\nCompany name listed in program and on GBC website.\n\n“PAR” Package – $200\nNot a golfer but interested in getting some extra exposure for the company? The Par Package is great for people who attend the event and are not golfing or do not attend but want to advertise!\n\nCompany name displayed at one h ole.\nCompany name listed in program and on GBC website.\nComplimentary ad mission for two to awards luncheon after tournament.\n\nTo be eligible for a refund\, the Greater Baltimore Committee requires a 72-hour cancellatio n notice. Contact Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsors hip information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Deve lopment\, at lisab@gbc.org.\n\n\nSponsors:\nGolf Ball Sponsor\n \n\nBreakf ast Sponsor\n\nBeverage Cart Sponsor\n\nPackages:\nAce Package\nELEVI Asso ciates\, LLC\, Maryland Center for Hospitality Training\, Southway Builder s\, Towson University\nEagle Package\nEdwards & Hill Office Furniture\, Gi lbane Building Company\, Horseshoe Casino Baltimore\, Mahogany\, Inc.\, Ve hicles for Change\nBirdie Package\nMaryland Petroleum Council /API- Americ an Petroleum Institute\n\nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/2020-gbc-golf-cl assic/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20200924T073000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20200924T150000 LOCATION:Greystone Golf Course @ 2115 White Hall Road\, White Hall\, MD 211 61 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:2020 GBC Golf Classic URL:https://gbc.org/event/2020-gbc-golf-classic/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/golfcarts2-150x150.j pg\;150\;150\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/golfcarts2-150x150.jpg\; 150\;150\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/golfcarts2-150x150.jpg\;150\; 150\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/golfcarts2-150x150.jpg\;150\;150 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for its 2020 Golf Classic at Grey stone Golf Course. Amenities include continental breakfast\; greens fees\, cart rental and range balls\; beverages and snacks on course\; and awards luncheon.

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    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:#bWomen\,Baltimore Women's Advisory Board\,Bank of Am erica\,BWAB\,Christine Aspell\,effective money management\,female economy\ ,finance 101\,financial wellness\,Heritage Financial Consultants\,Kathy Ba ys Armstrong\,KPMG\,long-term financial planning\,Merrill Lynch\,Sabina Ke lly\,Sandra Liotta\,Sarah Kahl\,Venable X-COST:GBC members: Free\, Non-members: $25 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-121599@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-meet-university -of-maryland-president-darryll-pines-and-coppin-state-university-president -anthony-jenkins/ DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee in welcoming Darryll Pines as President of the University of Maryland College Park and Anthony Jenki ns as President of Coppin State University. Learn more about their plans f or the future and what’s next for these Maryland higher education institut ions.\nDarryll J. Pines\, President of University of Maryland\, College Pa rk\nDarryll J. Pines serves as President of the University of Maryland and the Glenn L. Martin Professor of Aerospace Engineering. He was formerly t he Nariman Farvardin Professor of Engineering and Dean of UMD’s A. James C lark School of Engineering\, where he has been on the faculty since 1995. In 2019\, he was elected to the National Academy of Engineering.\nPines ha s testified before Congress about the importance of K-12 STEM education fo r all students\, and led an initiative to pilot a first-of-its-kind\, nati onwide\, pre-college course on engineering principles and design. The prog ram\, Engineering For US All (E4USA)\, was made possible through a $4 mill ion NSF grant.\nUnder Pines’ leadership\, The Clark School established fiv e interdisciplinary research centers and institutes: The Maryland Energy I nnovation Institute\, Robert E. Fischell Institute for Biomedical Devices\ , Maryland Transportation Institute\, Quantum Technology Center (jointly w ith the Department of Physics) and Maryland Robotics Center.\nPrior to his promotion to Dean\, Pines led the Department of Aerospace Engineering\, t aking a leave of absence from the University of Maryland from 2003 to 2006 to serve as a program manager for the Tactical Technology Office and Defe nse Sciences Office at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARP A). He also held positions at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory ( LLNL)\, Chevron Corp. and Space Tethers. At LLNL\, Pines worked on the Bal listic Missile Defense Organization’s Clementine spacecraft program\, whic h discovered water near the south pole of the moon.\nIn recognition of his contributions to the field\, Pines was named a fellow of the American Ins titute of Aeronautics and Astronautics\, American Society of Mechanical En gineers and Institute of Physics.\nHe received a Bachelor of Science degre e in mechanical engineering from the University of California\, Berkeley. He earned M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in mechanical engineering from the Massac husetts Institute of Technology.\nAnthony L. Jenkins\, President of Coppin State University\nAnthony L. Jenkins\, Ph.D.\, became the 8th President o f Coppin State University (CSU) on May 26\, 2020. He is an established hig her education leader and advocate committed to creating higher education o pportunities for all students\, especially culturally under-represented gr oups.\nJenkins came to CSU from West Virginia State University (WVSU)\, a historically black land-grant research university near Charleston\, W.V.\, where he served as president from July 2016 until May 2020. Prior to WVSU \, Jenkins was Vice President for Student Affairs and Enrollment Managemen t at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore and was the Senior Associate Vice President for the University of Central Florida.\nHis career include s serving at Jackson State University\, before joining Virginia Tech’s Hou sing and Residence Life\, and later the Office of the Dean of Students. He remained at Virginia Tech until becoming the Assistant Dean of Students o f Northeastern Illinois University. He later served as the Dean of Student s at the University of North Carolina Wilmington\; and was recruited to se rve as the Dean of Students at the University of Houston-Clear Lake.\nJenk ins is a proponent for education and public policy issues. He has fostered meaningful dialogue within\nthe national higher education community. His research\, speeches and publications focus on crisis management\, enrollme nt and retention\, diversity\, African-American male initiatives\, first g eneration college student success\, state funding for higher education\, m entoring\, and high-risk college campus behavior such as alcohol consumpti on and sexual misconduct.\nA United States Army veteran\, Jenkins began hi s path to higher education as a first generation college graduate of Fayet teville State University. He earned a Master’s degree from North Carolina Central University and a Doctorate from Virginia Tech University.\nEvent d etails:\nWhen: Wednesday\, October 7\, 2020\; 8:30-9:30 a.m. (Registration closes at noon\, October 6.)\nWhere: Webinar via Zoom\n*A personal\, one- time link to join the webinar will be sent out via email to all registrant s the evening of October 6.\n(If you do not receive your link by 6 p.m.\, October 6\, please contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Dev elopment\, at lisab@gbc.org.)\nCost: GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40\n A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponso rship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business De velopment\, at lisab@gbc.org.\nPlease submit your questions for the paneli sts in advance by using the registration form.\nRegister to attend. 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    Join the Grea ter Baltimore Committee in welcoming Darryll Pines as President of the Uni versity of Maryland College Park and Anthony Jenkins as President of Coppi n State University. Learn more about their plans for the future and what’s next for these Maryland higher education institutions.

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    Darryll Pines Darryll J. Pines\, President of University of Maryland\, College Park< /strong>

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    Darryll J. Pines serves as President of the University of Maryland and the Glenn L. Martin Professor of Aerospace Engineering. He w as formerly the Nariman Farvardin Professor of Engineering and Dean of UMD ’s A. James Clark School of Engineering\, where he has been on the faculty since 1995. In 2019\, he was elected to the National Academy of Engineeri ng.

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    Pines has testified before Congress about the importance of K- 12 STEM education for all students\, and led an initiative to pilot a firs t-of-its-kind\, nationwide\, pre-college course on engineering principles and design. The program\, Engineering For US All (E4USA)\, was made poss ible through a $4 million NSF grant.

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    Under Pines’ leadership\, The Clark School established five interdisciplinary research centers and inst itutes: The Maryland Energy Innovation Institute\, Robert E. Fischell Inst itute for Biomedical Devices\, Maryland Transportation Institute\, Quantum Technology Center (jointly with the Department of Physics) and Maryland R obotics Center.

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    Prior to his promotion to Dean\, Pines led the Dep artment of Aerospace Engineering\, taking a leave of absence from the Univ ersity of Maryland from 2003 to 2006 to serve as a program manager for the Tactical Technology Office and Defense Sciences Office at the Defense Adv anced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). He also held positions at the Lawr ence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)\, Chevron Corp. and Space Tether s. At LLNL\, Pines worked on the Ballistic Missile Defense Organization’s Clementine spacecraft program\, which discovered water near the south pole of the moon.

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    In recognition of his contributions to the field\, P ines was named a fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astro nautics\, American Society of Mechanical Engineers and Institute of Physic s.

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    He received a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineer ing from the University of California\, Berkeley. He earned M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in mechanical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Tec hnology.

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    Anthony L. Jenkins\, President of Coppin State UniversityAnthony L. Jenkins\, President of Coppin State Uni versity

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    Anthony L. Jenkins\, Ph.D.\, became the 8th Presi dent of Coppin State University (CSU) on May 26\, 2020. He is an establish ed higher education leader and advocate committed to creating higher educa tion opportunities for all students\, especially culturally under-represen ted groups.

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    Jenkins came to CSU from West Virginia State Universit y (WVSU)\, a historically black land-grant research university near Charle ston\, W.V.\, where he served as president from July 2016 until May 2020. Prior to WVSU\, Jenkins was Vice President for Student Affairs and Enrollm ent Management at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore and was the Sen ior Associate Vice President for the University of Central Florida.

    \n< p>His career includes serving at Jackson State University\, before joining Virginia Tech’s Housing and Residence Life\, and later the Office of the Dean of Students. He remained at Virginia Tech until becoming the Assistan t Dean of Students of Northeastern Illinois University. He later served as the Dean of Students at the University of North Carolina Wilmington\; and was recruited to serve as the Dean of Students at the University of Houst on-Clear Lake.

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    Jenkins is a proponent for education and public pol icy issues. He has fostered meaningful dialogue within
    \nthe national higher education community. His research\, speeches and publications focu s on crisis management\, enrollment and retention\, diversity\, African-Am erican male initiatives\, first generation college student success\, state funding for higher education\, mentoring\, and high-risk college campus b ehavior such as alcohol consumption and sexual misconduct.

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    A Unite d States Army veteran\, Jenkins began his path to higher education as a fi rst generation college graduate of Fayetteville State University. He earne d a Master’s degree from North Carolina Central University and a Doctorate from Virginia Tech University.

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    When: Wednesday\, October 7\, 2020\; 8:30-9:30 a.m. (Registration closes at noon\, October 6.)

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    Where: Webinar via Zoom

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    *A personal\, one-time link to join the webinar will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening of Octo ber 6.

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    (If you do not receive your link by 6 p.m.\, Octob er 6\, please contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Developm ent\, at lisab@gbc.org.)

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    Cost: GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40

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    A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris a t tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.

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    For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Event s and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.o rg.

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    Please submit your questions for the panelists in advance by using the registration form.

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    Regis ter to attend.

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Anthony L. Jenkins\,College Park\,College Presidents\ ,Coppin State University\,Darryll J. Pines\,Education\,GBC newsmaker\,Mary land College Presidents\,UMCP\,University of Maryland X-COST:BC members: $25\, Non-members: $40 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-118132@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/professional-development-workshop-series-wit h-chris-mcdonell-how-to-get-and-stay-focused/ DESCRIPTION:Most everyone deals with the internal question: Why is it that I have so little time to do all of the things that I want to do?\nWe are a ll aware that time is a finite\, non-renewable resource which must be care fully managed. Yet\, having the personal conviction to take ownership of o ur own time can be extremely difficult. Often\, people devalue their own t ime while prioritizing everyone else’s.  Many individuals in the workplace develop “head trash” around time management — throwing their hands up in the air\, claiming there is no use in being proactive.\nThis workshop is d esigned to energize attendees to focus more intently on their individual t ime management behaviors in order to get more out of each day. We will ask all attendees to come prepared to take a closer look at how they have spe nt their time in recent weeks and learn from those experiences.\nChris McD onell is President of McDonell Consulting Group\, a licensed Sandler Train ing center based in Baltimore. McDonell\, who has more than 25 years of ex perience in sales and executive leadership\, has worked throughout the U.S . for leading financial institutions\, including Morgan Stanley\, Citigrou p and The Associates. McDonell has been with Sandler Training since 2008 a nd has formed long-term partnerships with small and large companies.\nEven t details:\nWhen: Thursday\, October 8\, 2020\; 8:30 a.m.\nWhere: Virtual Meeting via Zoom\nCost: GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40\nA 72-hour can cellation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc. org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship informa tion\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, a t 410-727-2820 ext. 40.\nRegister for tickets. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201008T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201008T100000 LOCATION:Virtual Meeting via Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Professional Development Workshop Series with Chris McDonell: How t o Get and Stay Focused URL:https://gbc.org/event/professional-development-workshop-series-with-chr is-mcdonell-how-to-get-and-stay-focused/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/McDonellHeadshotMay2 0-300x200.jpg\;300\;200\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/McDonellHeads hotMay20-300x200.jpg\;300\;200\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/McDonel lHeadshotMay20-300x200.jpg\;300\;200\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Mc DonellHeadshotMay20-300x200.jpg\;300\;200 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Chris McDonellMost everyone deals with the internal question: Why i s it that I have so little time to do all of the things that I want to do?

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    We are all aware that time is a finite\, non-renewable resource w hich must be carefully managed. Yet\, having the personal conviction to ta ke ownership of our own time can be extremely difficult. Often\, people de value their own time while prioritizing everyone else’s.  Many individuals in the workplace develop “head trash” around time management — throwing t heir hands up in the air\, claiming there is no use in being proactive.

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    This workshop is designed to energize attendees to focus more intent ly on their individual time management behaviors in order to get more out of each day. We will ask all attendees to come prepared to take a closer l ook at how they have spent their time in recent weeks and learn from those experiences.

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    Chris McDonell is President of McDonell Consulting G roup\, a licensed Sandler Training center based in Baltimore. McDonell\, w ho has more than 25 years of experience in sales and executive leadership\ , has worked throughout the U.S. for leading financial institutions\, incl uding Morgan Stanley\, Citigroup and The Associates. McDonell has been wit h Sandler Training since 2008 and has formed long-term partnerships with s mall and large companies.

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    Event details:

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    When: Thursday\, October 8\, 2020\; 8:30 a.m.

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    Where: Virtual Meeting via Zoom

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    Cost: GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40

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    A 72-hour cance llation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@g bc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.o rg.

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    For event and sponsorship information\, cont act Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at 410-727-2820 ext. 40.

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    Register for tickets.< /p>\n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Chris McDonell\,professional advice\,professional dev elopment\,professional development series\,sales training\,Sandler Trainin g\,stay focused\,time management X-COST:GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-115392@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/gbcs-64th-annual-meeting-may-2019-2/ DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for its 65th Annual Meetin g\, the state’s premier business event of the year.\n\nJoin with the Balti more region’s top business\, civic and elected leaders.\nCelebrate the wor k of the GBC since the 2019 Annual Meeting.\nThank the outgoing Board Chai r and welcome the incoming Board Chair.\nLearn about the goals of the GBC for the remainder of the year.\nEnjoy 65th Anniversary celebration activit ies.\n\nKeynote speaker: \nOmar Jimenez\, CNN National Correspondent — \n“ Reporting from the Front Lines of the Racial Equity Protests”\nOmar Jimene z is a CNN National Correspondent based in Chicago.\nIn his first year as a National Correspondent\, he was the lead reporter in the death of Kobe B ryant\, covered the COVID-19 pandemic from the front lines beginning in Ma rch at a nursing home in Washington\, and was at the forefront of numerous protests within the Black Lives Matter movement\, including the death of George Floyd. He and his crew were arrested on live television in Minneapo lis while covering protests in the city after Floyd’s death.\nJimenez star ted with CNN in 2017 for the network’s affiliate service\, CNN Newsource\, based in Washington\, D.C. While there\, he covered breaking news stories for CNN’s more than 900 affiliates nationwide.\nPrior to joining CNN\, Ji menez worked for WBAL-TV in Baltimore\, where he was a reporter and fill-i n anchor. While there\, he received an individual Emmy nomination for gene ral assignment reporting.\nHe graduated from the Medill School of Journali sm at Northwestern University\, where he also played on the varsity men’s basketball team.\n\nWhen: Wednesday\, October 14\, 2020\; 11 a.m.\nWhere: Virtual event\n*A personal\, one-time link to join the livestream will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening of October 13.\n(If you do not receive your link by 9 a.m.\, October 14\, please contact Lisa Byrd \, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.)\nCost: GBC Members: $75\, Non-members: $125\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is re quired for refund. Contact Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Busi ness Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\nRegister to attend.\nThank you to ou r sponsor\, Southwest Airlines. In celebration of our 65th Anniversary\, 6 0 lucky GBC Annual Meeting registrants — chosen at random — will receive a $100 Southwest gift card\, and 5 lucky winners will receive a roundtrip t icket. \nEvent Sponsors:\nTitle:\n\n \nPlatinum: \nPatricia and Mark Josep h\nTHE SHELTER FOUNDATION\, INC.\nAmbassador:\n\nSignature:\n\n\n\n\n\n\n \n\n\n\n \n \nGold Sponsors:\nThe Howard Hughes Corporation\; Kaiser Perma nente\;  Loyola University Maryland\; Towson University\; University of Ma ryland\, Baltimore\nSilver Sponsors:\nThe Bozzuto Group\, Community Colleg e of Baltimore County\nBronze Sponsors:\nBaltimore City Community College\ ; Saint Agnes Foundation\; University of Maryland\, Baltimore County\nPart ner Sponsors:\nBank of America\, Camden Partners\, First National Bank\, G rander Capital Partners\, LLC.\, KPMG\, RCM&D\, Southway Builders\, TEDCO\ , The Y in Central Maryland\nMedia Sponsors:\nBaltimore Business Journal\, The Daily Record DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201014T110000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201014T120000 LOCATION:Virtual Event SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:GBC’s 65th Annual Meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/gbcs-65th-annual-meeting/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/gbc2-1024x473.jpg\;5 84\;270\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/gbc2-1024x473.jpg\;584\;270\, large\;/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/gbc2-1024x473.jpg\;584\;270\,full\;/wp- content/uploads/2017/03/gbc2-1024x473.jpg\;584\;270 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

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    Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for its 65th An nual Meeting\, the state’s premier business event of the year.

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    • Join with the Baltimore region’s top business\, civic and elected lead ers.
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    “Reporting from the Front Lines of th e Racial Equity Protests”

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    Omar Jimenez is a CNN National Correspondent based in Chicago.

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    In his first year as a National Co rrespondent\, he was the lead reporter in the death of Kobe Bryant\, cover ed the COVID-19 pandemic from the front lines beginning in March at a nurs ing home in Washington\, and was at the forefront of numerous protests wit hin the Black Lives Matter movement\, including the death of George Floyd. He and his crew were arrested on live television in Minneapolis while cov ering protests in the city after Floyd’s death.

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    Jimenez started wi th CNN in 2017 for the network’s affiliate service\, CNN Newsource\, based in Washington\, D.C. While there\, he covered breaking news stories for C NN’s more than 900 affiliates nationwide.

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    Prior to joining CNN\, J imenez worked for WBAL-TV in Baltimore\, where he was a reporter and fill- in anchor. While there\, he received an individual Emmy nomination for gen eral assignment reporting.

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    He graduated from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University\, where he also played on the varsit y men’s basketball team.

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    When: Wednesday\, October 14\, 2020\; 1 1 a.m.

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    Where: Virtual event

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    *A pe rsonal\, one-time link to join the livestream will be sent out via email t o all registrants the evening of October 13.

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    (If you do n ot receive your link by 9 a.m.\, October 14\, please contact Lisa Byrd\, D irector of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.)

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    Cost: GBC Members: $75\, Non-members: $125

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    A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.

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    For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\n

    Register to attend.

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    Thank you to our sponsor\ , Southwest Airlines. In celebration of our 65th Anniversary\, 60 lucky GBC Annual Meeting registrants — chosen at random — will receive a $100 Southwest gift card\, and 5 lucky winners will receive a roundtrip ti cket. 

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    The Bozzuto Group\, Community College of Bal timore County

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    Bronze Sponsors:

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    Baltim ore City Community College\; Saint Agnes Foundation\; University of Maryl and\, Baltimore County

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    Partner Sponsors:

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    Bank of America\, Camden Partners\, First National Bank\, Grander Capital Partners\, LLC.\, KPMG\, RCM&D\, Southway Builders\, TEDCO\, The Y in Central Maryland

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    Media Sponsors:

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    Baltimore B usiness Journal\, The Daily Record

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    To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

    \n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-122031@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Business Community\,Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/outmaneuvering-uncertainty-adapting-for-succ ess-in-the-covid-19-business-climate/ DESCRIPTION:Pictured: Top row\, left to right: Tawfik Jarjour\, Michael Hay nie\, Dr. Dawn Lindsay\; Bottom row\, left to right: Paul Nunes\, Jayson W illiams\nIt is clear that reopening for business has not meant a return to pre-pandemic norms. Companies are facing an extended period of uncertaint y with unpredictable market conditions. In this webinar\, experts from Acc enture and regional business leaders discuss how businesses of all sizes a nd across industries can reinvent themselves in this unprecedented moment. \nHosted by The Greater Baltimore Committee and Accenture.\nModerator: Taw fik Jarjour — Senior Manager\, Strategy\, Accenture\nPanelists:   \nMichae l Haynie — Founder\, Maryland Center for Hospitality Training\nDr. Dawn Li ndsay — President\, Anne Arundel Community College\nPaul Nunes — Global Ma naging Director of Thought Leadership\, Accenture Research\nJayson William s — Chief Executive Officer\, Mayson-Dixon Companies\nEvent details:\nWhen : Monday\, October 19\, 2020\; 1-2:15 p.m. (Registration closes at noon\, October 16.)\nWhere: Webinar via Zoom\n*A personal\, one-time link to join the webinar will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening of October 16.\n(If you do not receive your link by 6 p.m.\, October 16\, ple ase contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at l isab@gbc.org.)\nCost: Tickets are complimentary\, but registration is requ ired.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Directo r of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\nPlease submit yo ur questions for the panelists in advance by using the registration form. \nRegister to attend. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201019T130000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201019T141500 LOCATION:Webinar via Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Outmaneuvering Uncertainty: Adapting for Success in the COVID-19 Bu siness Climate URL:https://gbc.org/event/outmaneuvering-uncertainty-adapting-for-success-i n-the-covid-19-business-climate/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/accentureliprofile2f b-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/accenturelip rofile2fb-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/accen tureliprofile2fb-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/10 /accentureliprofile2fb-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Accenture COVID panelistsPictured: Top row\, left to right: Tawf ik Jarjour\, Michael Haynie\, Dr. Dawn Lindsay\; Bottom row\, left to righ t: Paul Nunes\, Jayson Williams

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    It is clear that reopening fo r business has not meant a return to pre-pandemic norms. Companies are fac ing an extended period of uncertainty with unpredictable market conditions . In this webinar\, experts from Accenture and regional business leaders d iscuss how businesses of all sizes and across industries can reinvent them selves in this unprecedented moment.

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    Hosted by The Greater Baltimo re Committee and Accenture.

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    Moderator: Ta wfik Jarjour — Senior Manager\, Strategy\, Accenture

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    Panelists:   

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    Michael Haynie — Found er\, Maryland Center for Hospitality Training

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    Dr. Dawn Lin dsay — President\, Anne Arundel Community College

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    Paul Nunes — Global Managing Director of Thought Leadership\, Ac centure Research

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    Jayson Williams — Chief Executiv e Officer\, Mayson-Dixon Companies

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    Event details:

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    When: Monday\, October 19\, 2020\; 1-2:15 p.m. ( Registration closes at noon\, October 16.)

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    Where:  Webinar via Zoom

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    *A personal\, one-time link to join the webinar will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening of Octob er 16.

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    (If you do not receive your link by 6 p.m.\, Octob er 16\, please contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Develop ment\, at lisab@gbc.org.)

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    Cost: Tickets are complimentary\, but registration is required .

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    For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Dire ctor of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.

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    Please submit your questions for the panelist s in advance by using the registration form.

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    Register to attend.

    \n< /HTML> X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Accenture\,business climate\,covid webinar\,COVID-19\ ,COVID19\,Jayson Williams\,Natalia Luis\,Tawfik Jarjour X-COST:Free END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-115276@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Economic Development Committee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201020T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201020T100000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Economic Development Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/economic-development-committee-meeting-26/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

    \n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-121403@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/2020-economic-outlook-conference-2/ DESCRIPTION:Get your tickets now for the Greater Baltimore Committee’s 2020 Economic Outlook Conference!\nJoin us as we hear from top fiscal experts  who will discuss the current economic status and trends of the state and n ational economy\, the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the economy\, and how the pandemic has affected the 2020 Presidential Election.\nPanelis ts include:\n\nThe Honorable Peter Franchot — Comptroller of Maryland\n\nT he Honorable Peter Franchot has served as Maryland’s 33rd Comptroller sinc e 2007. First elected to his current post in 2006\, Comptroller Franchot h as been re-elected three times\; most recently in 2018.\nAs the state’s to p fiscal office he oversees a 1\,100-person state agency that is responsib le for delivering respectful\, responsive and results-oriented taxpayer se rvice.\nPrior to his election to statewide office\, Comptroller Franchot s erved 20 years in the House of Delegates\, representing the residents of M ontgomery County. As a delegate\, he served on the House Appropriations Co mmittee and chaired its Transportation and Environment subcommittee. Throu ghout his legislative career\, Comptroller Franchot was a strong advocate for education\, health care\, transportation and environmental protection initiatives.\nComptroller Franchot attended Amherst College and Northeaste rn School of Law. From 1968-1970\, he served in the United States Army.\nC omptroller Franchot will discuss Maryland’s fiscal and economic outlook.\n \nAmanda E. Agati\, CFA® — Senior Vice President / Managing Director and C hief Investment Strategist\, PNC Financial Services Group\n\nAmanda Agati oversees all investment strategy-related activities for PNC’s Institutiona l Asset Management\, Wealth Management and Hawthorn (ultra-high-net-worth) businesses. In addition\, she leads the team that establishes overall str ategic and tactical asset allocation guidance of client portfolios\, manag es the evolution of investment processes\, provides thought leadership on key investment issues\, and is the author of numerous publications.\nMs. A gati serves as a voting member of the Asset Management Group & Institution al Asset Management Investment Policy\, Portfolio Construction and Investm ent Advisor Research committees. She also runs the Responsible Investing ( RI)/Impact Investing efforts for the organization. Ms. Agati is a member o f the Investment Committee for PNC’s pension fund and also serves on PNC’s Corporate Diversity Council.\nShe earned a Bachelor of Science degree in finance with a minor in economics from the Schreyer Honors College of the Pennsylvania State University. Additionally\, she holds the Chartered Fina ncial Analyst® designation and is a member of the CFA Institute and CFA So ciety of Philadelphia.\nMs. Agati will cover trends in the national econom y.\n\nBernard Yaros — Assistant Director and Economist\, Moody’s Analytics \n\nBernard Yaros is an Assistant Director and Economist at Moody’s Analyt ics focused primarily on federal fiscal policy. Mr. Yaros is responsible f or maintaining the Moody’s Analytics forecast models for federal governmen t fiscal conditions and providing real-time economic analysis on fiscal po licy developments coming out of Capitol Hill. Additionally\, he covers Vir ginia and Puerto Rico and develops economic forecasts for Switzerland. He regularly advises clients and policymakers of all levels on the Puerto Ric o economic outlook after Hurricane Maria.\nMr. Yaros holds a Master of Sci ence degree in international trade\, finance and development from the Barc elona Graduate School of Economics and a Bachelor of Arts degree in politi cal economy from Williams College.\nMr. Yaros will discuss COVID-19 econom ics and its impact on the 2020 Presidential Election.\nThere will be a que stion-and-answer session following the discussion.\nEvent details:\nWhen: Tuesday\, October 27\, 8:30-10 a.m.\nWhere: Virtual Conference via Zoom\nC ost: Members: $35 individuals\, Non-members: $55 individuals\nA 72-hour ca ncellation notice is required for refund. Contact Karen Parrish at karenp@ gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Dire ctor of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\nPlease submit your questions to the panelists in advance on the registration page or to Lisa Byrd at lisab@gbc.org.\n\nRegister to attend.\nSponsors:\nSignature Sponsors: Accenture\, AT&T\, BGE\, CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield\, Comcas t\, Merritt Companies\, Southwest Airlines\, Whiting-Turner\nPatron Sponso r: The Howard Hughes Corporation\, Towson University\nMedia Sponsor: Balti more Business Journal\, The Daily Record DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201027T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201027T100000 LOCATION:Virtual Webinar via Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:GBC Economic Outlook Conference – From Pandemic Economy to Presiden tial Election: Effects\, Forecast & Future URL:https://gbc.org/event/gbc-economic-outlook-from-pandemic-economy-to-pre sidential-election-effects-forecast-future/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/economicoutlook4-102 4x536.jpg\;584\;306\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/economicoutlook4- 1024x536.jpg\;584\;306\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/economicoutlook 4-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/economicoutloo k4-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Economic OutlookGet your tickets now for the Greater Baltimore Committe e’s 2020 Economic Outlook Conference!

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    Join us as we hear from top fiscal experts who will discuss the current economic status and trend s of the state and national economy\, the impact of the coronavirus pandem ic on the economy\, and how the pandemic has affected the 2020 Presidentia l Election.

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    • The Honorabl e Peter Franchot — Comptroller of Maryland
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    Comptroller Peter FranchotThe Honorable Peter Franchot has served as Maryland’s 33rd Comptr oller since 2007. First elected to his current post in 2006\, Comptroller Franchot has been re-elected three times\; most recently in 2018.

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    As the state’s top fiscal office he oversees a 1\,100-person state agency  that is responsible for delivering respectful\, responsive and results-ori ented taxpayer service.

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    Prior to his election to statewide office\ , Comptroller Franchot served 20 years in the House of Delegates\, represe nting the residents of Montgomery County. As a delegate\, he served on the House Appropriations Committee and chaired its Transportation and Environ ment subcommittee. Throughout his legislative career\, Comptroller Francho t was a strong advocate for education\, health care\, transportation and e nvironmental protection initiatives.

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    Comptroller Franchot attended Amherst College and Northeastern School of Law. From 1968-1970\, he serve d in the United States Army.

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    Comptroller Franchot will discuss Mar yland’s fiscal and economic outlook.

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    • Amanda E. Agat i\, CFA® — Senior Vice President / Managing Director and Chief Investment Strategist\, PNC Financial Services Group
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    Amanda Agati Amanda Agati oversees all investment strategy-related activities for PNC’s Institutional Asset Management\, Wealth Management and Hawthorn (ultra-hi gh-net-worth) businesses. In addition\, she leads the team that establishe s overall strategic and tactical asset allocation guidance of client portf olios\, manages the evolution of investment processes\, provides thought l eadership on key investment issues\, and is the author of numerous publica tions.

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    Ms. Agati serves as a voting member of the Asset Management Group & Institutional Asset Management Investment Policy\, Portfolio Cons truction and Investment Advisor Research committees. She also runs the Res ponsible Investing (RI)/Impact Investing efforts for the organization. Ms. Agati is a member of the Investment Committee for PNC’s pension fund and also serves on PNC’s Corporate Diversity Council.

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    She earned a Bac helor of Science degree in finance with a minor in economics from the Schr eyer Honors College of the Pennsylvania State University. Additionally\, s he holds the Chartered Financial Analyst® designation and is a member of t he CFA Institute and CFA Society of Philadelphia.

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    Ms. Agati will c over trends in the national economy.

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    Bernard YarosBernard Yaros i s an Assistant Director and Economist at Moody’s Analytics focused primari ly on federal fiscal policy. Mr. Yaros is responsible for maintaining the Moody’s Analytics forecast models for federal government fiscal conditions and providing real-time economic analysis on fiscal policy developments c oming out of Capitol Hill. Additionally\, he covers Virginia and Puerto Ri co and develops economic forecasts for Switzerland. He regularly advises c lients and policymakers of all levels on the Puerto Rico economic outlook after Hurricane Maria.

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    Mr. Yaros holds a Master of Science degree in international trade\, finance and development from the Barcelona Gradua te School of Economics and a Bachelor of Arts degree in political economy from Williams College.

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    Mr. Yaros will discuss COVID-19 economics a nd its impact on the 2020 Presidential Election.

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    There will be a q uestion-and-answer session following the discussion.

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    When: Tuesday\, October 27\, 8 :30-10 a.m.

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    Where: Virtual Conference via Zoom

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    Cost: Members: $35 individuals\, Non-members: $55 i ndividuals

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    A 72-hour cancellation notice is required f or refund. Contact Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org< /a>.

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    For event and sponsorship information\, contact  Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org .

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    Please submit your questions to the panelists in advance o n the registration page or to Lisa Byrd at lisab@gbc.org.
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    Signature Sponsors: Accentur e\, AT&T\, BGE\, CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield\, Comcast\, Merritt Companies\, Southwest Airlines \, Whiting-Turner

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    Patron Sponsor: The Howard Hughes Corporation\, Towson U niversity

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    Media Sponsor: Bal timore Business Journal\, The Daily Record

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    To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee meeting\,GBC committees\,Mobility\,transpor tation END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-122041@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Business Community\,Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/baltimore-womens-advisory-board-conversation -with-dr-humaira-siddiqi-keeping-it-together-in-2020/ DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee’s Baltimore Women’s Adviso ry Board for a conversation with Dr. Humaira Siddiqi.\nHumaira Siddiqi\, M D\, joined Kaiser Permanente’s Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group (MAPM G) in 2012 after completing her residency as Chief Resident at St. Elizabe th’s Hospital in Washington D.C.\, with a focus on Forensic Psychiatry\, l ater serving as the Lead Psychiatrist at the Comprehensive Psychiatric Eme rgency Program in the District of Columbia. In that role\, she served as a n emergency psychiatrist\, lead psychiatrist for homeless outreach\, and f or mobile crisis working alongside the D.C. Metropolitan Police Department to promote sensitive management of the mentally ill in crisis settings.\n Within three years of joining MAPMG\, Siddiqi was selected as the Chief of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health for the Northern Virginia service area. She is one of only five interventional psychiatrists (ECT\, rTMS\, emergin g therapeutics) in the Kaiser Permanente region. As Chief\, she promoted p rograms in Chemical Dependency and Addiction Medicine and shared these bes t practices across the region.\nEvent details:\nWhen: Tuesday\, November 1 7\, 2020\, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (Registration closes at noon\, November 1 6.)\nWhere: Webinar via Zoom\n*A personal\, one-time link to join the webi nar will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior to the event.\n(If you do not receive your link by 6 p.m.\, November 16\, please contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisa b@gbc.org.)\nCost: GBC members: Free\, Non-members: $25\nA 72-hour cancell ation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org  or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship information \, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at li sab@gbc.org.\nRegister to attend.\nSponsors:\nAmbassador Sponsor:\n\nSigna ture Sponsor: \n\n \nEvent Sponsor:\n\nMedia Sponsors: \n    DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201117T113000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201117T123000 LOCATION:Virtual Meeting via Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board: Conversation with Dr. Humaira Sid diqi – Keeping it Together in 2020 URL:https://gbc.org/event/baltimore-womens-advisory-board-conversation-with -dr-humaira-siddiqi-keeping-it-together-in-2020/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/DrSiddiqi-300x392.jp g\;300\;392\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/DrSiddiqi-300x392.jpg\;30 0\;392\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/DrSiddiqi-300x392.jpg\;300\;392 \,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/DrSiddiqi-300x392.jpg\;300\;392 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Join the Grea ter Baltimore Committee’s Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board for a conversat ion with Dr. Humaira Siddiqi.

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    Dr. Humaira SiddiqiHumaira Siddiqi \, MD\, joined Kaiser Permanente’s Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group (MAPMG) in 2012 af ter completing her residency as Chief Resident at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Washington D.C.\, with a focus on Forensic Psychiatry\, later serving as the Lead Psychiatrist at the Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Progra m in the District of Columbia. In that role\, she served as an emergency p sychiatrist\, lead psychiatrist for homeless outreach\, and for mobile cri sis working alongside the D.C. Metropolitan Police Department to promote s ensitive management of the mentally ill in crisis settings.

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    Within three years of joining MAPMG\, Siddiqi was selected as the Chief of Psych iatry and Behavioral Health for the Northern Virginia service area. She is one of only five interventional psychiatrists (ECT\, rTMS\, emerging ther apeutics) in the Kaiser Permanente region. As Chief\, she promoted program s in Chemical Dependency and Addiction Medicine and shared these best prac tices across the region.

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    Event details:

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    < strong>When: Tuesday\, November 17\, 2020\, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (Registration closes at noon\, November 16.)

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    Where: Webinar via Zoom

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    *A personal\, one-time link to join t he webinar will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior to the event.

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    (If you do not receive your link by 6 p.m. \, November 16\, please contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Busines s Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.)

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    Cost: GBC m embers: Free\, Non-members: $25

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    A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org< /a> or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.

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    For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lis a Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org .

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    Register to attend.

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    Sponsors:

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    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:anxiety\,Baltimore Women's Advisory Board\,BWAB\,Dr. Humaira Siddiqi\,Keeping it Together\,mindfulness\,wellness X-COST:GBC members: Free\, Non-members: $25 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-122032@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-gary-kelly-sout hwest-airlines/ DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a conversation with Ga ry Kelly\, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer at Southwest Airlines\, on the state of the airline and travel industries amidst the co ronavirus pandemic and the effects on the regional economy.\nThe airline h as been a major contributor and partner to Baltimore-Washington Internatio nal Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) for more than 25 years.\nUnder Kelly’s leadership\, Southwest has grown to become the nation’s largest airline i n terms of originating domestic passengers carried and is a mainstay on Fo rtune magazine’s list of the most admired companies in the world\, ranking 11th in 2020.\nKelly is a 35-year Southwest veteran who began his career at Southwest Airlines as Controller\, moving up to Chief Financial Officer and Vice President Finance\, then Executive Vice President and CFO\, befo re being promoted to CEO and Vice Chairman in July 2004. Kelly assumed the roles of Chairman and President in 2008. Prior to joining Southwest Airli nes in 1986\, Kelly was a CPA for Arthur Young & Company in Dallas and Con troller for Systems Center\, Inc.\nA lifelong Texan\, Kelly received a B.B .A. in Accounting from the University of Texas at Austin.\nEvent details: \nWhen: Friday\, November 20\, 2020\, 9 a.m. (Registration closes at noon\ , November 19)\nWhere: Virtual Webinar via Zoom\n*A personal\, one-time li nk to join the webinar will be sent out via email to all registrants the e vening prior to the event.\n(If you do not receive your link by 4 p.m.\, N ovember 19\, please contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.)\nCost: GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@g bc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship info rmation\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\ , at lisab@gbc.org.\nPlease submit your questions for the speaker in advan ce using the event registration form.\n\nRegister to attend. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201120T090000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201120T100000 LOCATION:Webinar via Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:GBC Newsmaker Speaker Series: Gary Kelly\, Southwest Airlines URL:https://gbc.org/event/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-gary-kelly-southwest -airlines/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;https://gbc.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/GCK-H eadshot-300x300.jpg\;300\;300\,medium\;https://gbc.org/wp-content/uploads/ 2020/08/GCK-Headshot-300x300.jpg\;300\;300\,large\;https://gbc.org/wp-cont ent/uploads/2020/08/GCK-Headshot-300x300.jpg\;300\;300\,full\;https://gbc. org/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/GCK-Headshot-300x300.jpg\;300\;300 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Join the Grea ter Baltimore Committee for a conversation with Gary Kelly\, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer at Sout hwest Airlines\, on the state of the airline and travel industrie s amidst the coronavirus pandemic and the effects on the regional economy.

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    The airline has been a major contributor and partner to Baltimore -Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) for more than 25 years.

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    Under Kelly’s leadership\, Southwest has grown to become t he nation’s largest airline in terms of originating domestic passengers ca rried and is a mainstay on Fortune magazine’s list of the most admired com panies in the world\, ranking 11th in 2020.

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    Kelly is a 35-year Sou thwest veteran who began his career at Southwest Airlines as Controller\, moving up to Chief Financial Officer and Vice President Finance\, then Exe cutive Vice President and CFO\, before being promoted to CEO and Vice Chai rman in July 2004. Kelly assumed the roles of Chairman and President in 20 08. Prior to joining Southwest Airlines in 1986\, Kelly was a CPA for Arth ur Young & Company in Dallas and Controller for Systems Center\, Inc.

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    A lifelong Texan\, Kelly received a B.B.A. in Accounting from the Uni versity of Texas at Austin.

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    Event details:

    \n< p>When: Friday\, November 20\, 2020\, 9 a.m. (Registratio n closes at noon\, November 19)

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    Where: Virtual We binar via Zoom

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    *A personal\, one-time link to join the web inar will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior to th e event.

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    (If you do not receive your link by 4 p.m.\, Nov ember 19\, please contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.)

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    Cost: GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40

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    A 72-hour can cellation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah @gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc .org.

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    For event and sponsorship information\, co ntact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gb c.org.

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    Please submit your questions for the speaker in advan ce using the event registration form.
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    \n\n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:BWI\,covid response\,covid webinar\,COVID-19\,Gary Ke lly\,GBC newsmaker\,Southwest\,Southwest Airlines\,tourism\,travel industr y X-COST:GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-122043@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Bridging the Gap\,Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/2020-bridging-the-gap-achievement-awards/ DESCRIPTION:Pictured: 2019 Bridging the Gap Achievement Award winners\nJoin the Greater Baltimore Committee and special guest speaker Wes Moore to ho nor the winners of the 2020 Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards.\nEach yea r\, through the Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards\, the GBC recognizes e xceptional majority\, minority and women-owned businesses and executives w ho nurture the development of minority and women-owned businesses in Great er Baltimore and Maryland.\nSee a list of previous winners here.\n\n\nWes Moore is the Chief Executive Officer of Robin Hood\, one of the largest an ti-poverty forces in the nation. He is a bestselling author\, a combat vet eran and a social entrepreneur.\nMoore’s first book\, “The Other Wes Moore \,” a New York Times bestseller\, captured the nation’s attention on the f ine line between success and failure in our communities and in ourselves. He is also the author of the bestselling books “The Work\,” “Discovering W es Moore\,” “This Way Home” and the recently released\, “Five Days.”\nMoor e grew up in Baltimore and the Bronx. He graduated Phi Theta Kappa from Va lley Forge Military College in 1998 and Phi Beta Kappa from Johns Hopkins University in 2001. He earned an MLitt in International Relations from Oxf ord University as a Rhodes Scholar in 2004. He then served as a captain an d paratrooper with the U.S. Army’s 82nd Airborne Division. He later served as a White House Fellow to Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice.\nBefore b ecoming CEO at Robin Hood\, Moore was the founder and CEO at BridgeEdU\, a Baltimore-based education platform.\nMoore has also worked in finance as an investment banker with Deutsche Bank in London and with Citigroup in Ne w York.\n\n\nEvent details: \nWhen: Monday\, November 23\, 2020\; 11 a.m. \nWhere: Virtual Event\n*A personal\, one-time link to join the event will be sent out via email to all registrants prior to the event.\nCost:  GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and spons orship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business D evelopment\, at lisab@gbc.org.\nRegister to attend.\nSponsors:\nAmbassador Sponsor:\n\nSignature Sponsors:\n \nSupporting Sponsor:\n\nMedia Sponsor: \n\n  DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201123T110000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201123T120000 LOCATION:Virtual Event SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:2020 Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards URL:https://gbc.org/event/2020-bridging-the-gap-achievement-awards/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/btgtest2-1024x609.jp g\;584\;347\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/btgtest2-1024x609.jpg\;58 4\;347\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/btgtest2-1024x609.jpg\;584\;347 \,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/btgtest2-1024x609.jpg\;584\;347 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

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 ging the Gap Achievement Award WinnersPictured: 2019 Bridging the Gap Achievement Award winners

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    Join the Greater Baltimore Committee and special gue st speaker Wes Moore to honor the winners of the 2020 Bridging the Gap Ach ievement Awards.

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    Each year\, through the Bridging the Gap Achievem ent Awards\, the GBC recognizes exceptional majority\, minority and women- owned businesses and executives who nurture the development of minority an d women-owned businesses in Greater Baltimore and Maryland.

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    See a list of previous winners here.

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    Wes MooreWes Moore is the Chief Executive Officer of Robin Hood\, one of the largest anti-poverty forces in the nation. He is a bestselling author\, a combat veteran and a social entrepreneur.

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    Moore’s first book\, “The Other Wes Moore\,” a New York Times bestseller\, captured the nation’s attention on the fine line between success and fail ure in our communities and in ourselves. He is also the author of the best selling books “The Work\,” “Discovering Wes Moore\,” “This Way Home” and t he recently released\, “Five Days.”

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    Moore grew up in Baltimore and the Bronx. He graduated Phi Theta Kappa from Valley Forge Military Colleg e in 1998 and Phi Beta Kappa from Johns Hopkins University in 2001. He ear ned an MLitt in International Relations from Oxford University as a Rhodes Scholar in 2004. He then served as a captain and paratrooper with the U.S . Army’s 82nd Airborne Division. He later served as a White House Fellow t o Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice.

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    Before becoming CEO at Robi n Hood\, Moore was the founder and CEO at BridgeEdU\, a Baltimore-based ed ucation platform.

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    Moore has also worked in finance as an investmen t banker with Deutsche Bank in London and with Citigroup in New York.

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    When : Monday\, November 23\, 2020\; 11 a.m.

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    Where: Virtual Event

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    *A personal\, one-time link to join t he event will be sent out via email to all registrants prior to the event.

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    Cost:  GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40

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    A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refu nd. Contact Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.

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    For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa B yrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\n

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    Accenture 

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    To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

    \n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-114884@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Bridging the Gap CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201202T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201202T100000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 S. Calvert St.\, Suite 1700 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Bridging the Gap Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/bridging-the-gap-committee-meeting-6/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Bridging the Gap\,BTG\,BTG meeting\,Committee meeting \,GBC committees END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-122807@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event\,Health Care Committee CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/newsmaker-speaker-series-the-changing-face-o f-health-care/ DESCRIPTION: \nThe Changing Face of Health Care\n\nJoin CEOs of the region’ s major health care systems for a discussion on:\n\nHow COVID-19 has impac ted delivery of health care\nWhat are the short and long term economic\, s ocial and technology implications\nThe acceleration of telemedicine\nAdapt ing to changes in patient behavior\nAddressing issues regarding Health Equ ity\n\n\nModerator: \n\nRenee de Silva\, CEO\, The Health Management Acade my\n\n\nPanelists:\n\n\nKenneth A. Samet\, President and Chief Executive O fficer\, MedStar Health\nKevin W. Sowers\, President\, Johns Hopkins Healt h\nDr. Mohan Suntha\, President and CEO\, University of Maryland Medical S ystem\n\n(Moderator and panelists pictured above\, left to right)\nKenneth A. Samet\, President and Chief Executive Officer\, MedStar Health\nSamet is responsible for a $5.8 billion not-for-profit\, healthcare delivery sys tem. With more than 35 years of experience in healthcare administration\, Samet provides strategic oversight and management for MedStar Health—the l argest healthcare provider in Maryland and the Washington\, D.C.\, region. \nPrior to becoming MedStar Health’s President and Chief Executive Officer \, Samet served as President and Chief Operating Officer of MedStar Health from 2003-2008. He also served as the system’s first chief operating offi cer since MedStar Health’s inception in 1998.\nFrom 1990 to 2000\, Samet s erved as President of MedStar Washington Hospital Center.\nIn 2015\, Samet was honored with the Anti-Defamation League Achievement Award\, which rec ognizes leaders who have demonstrated a lifelong commitment to justice\, p luralism and understanding.\nHe received his Master’s degree in health ser vices administration from the University of Michigan in 1982.\nKevin W. So wers\, President of Johns Hopkins Health System and Vice President of John s Hopkins Medicine\nSowers oversees the health system’s six hospitals – Th e Johns Hopkins Hospital\, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center\, Howard C ounty General Hospital\, Suburban Hospital\, Sibley Memorial Hospital and Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital. He also serves as chair of Johns Ho pkins Community Physicians\, which has more than 40 primary and specialty care outpatient sites throughout Maryland and the Washington\, D.C.\, area .\nSowers previously spent 32 years with the Duke University Health System \, the last eight as president and CEO of Duke University Hospital.\nHe is an American Academy of Nursing Fellow and has collaborated on numerous re search efforts as well as consulted internationally. He has published exte nsively and speaks nationally and abroad on issues such as leadership\, or ganizational change\, mentorship and cancer care.\nSowers earned his Bache lor of Science degree from Capital University School of Nursing and a Mast er of Science from Duke University School of Nursing.\nDr. Mohan Suntha\, President and Chief Executive Officer\, University of Maryland Medical Sys tem (UMMS)\nPrior to his role as President and CEO of UMMS\, Dr. Suntha se rved as President and Chief Executive Officer of the University of Marylan d Medical Center (UMMC).\nDr. Suntha also served as President and CEO of t he University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center from 2012 to 2016\, wh ere he worked to build trust and alignment between the medical staff\, emp loyees and administration and led the organization from a loss of $72 mill ion to a position of profitability.\nDr. Suntha has spent his entire caree r with UMMS and the University of Maryland School of Medicine. He trained as a resident in the Department of Radiation Oncology in 1991 and joined t he faculty in 1995 where he developed a national reputation for the manage ment of head and neck and thoracic malignancies. From 2009 to 2012\, Dr. S untha served as Vice President for System Program Development at UMMS.\nDr . Suntha is a member of the American College of Radiation Oncology and the American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology. He received his  Bachelor of Science degree from Brown University\, his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College\, and his MBA from the Wharton School of Busine ss at the University of Pennsylvania.\n\n\n\nEvent details:\nWhen: Tuesday \, December 8\, 2020\; 8:30-9:30 a.m. (Registration closes at noon\, Decem ber 7.)\nWhere: Webinar via Zoom\n*A personal\, one-time link to join the webinar will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior to the event.\n(If you do not receive your link by 4 p.m.\, December 7\, ple ase contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.or g.)\nCost: GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40\nA 72-hour cancellation not ice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contac t Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.o rg.\nRegister to attend. 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    The Changing Face of Health Care

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    • Dr. Mohan Suntha\, Pre sident and CEO\, University of Maryland Medical System
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    Kenneth A. Samet\, President and Chief Executive Officer\, MedStar He alth

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    Samet is responsible for a $5.8 billion not-for-prof it\, healthcare delivery system. With more than 35 years of experience in healthcare administration\, Samet provides strategic oversight and managem ent for MedStar Health—the largest healthcare provider in Maryland and the Washington\, D.C.\, region.

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    Prior to becoming MedStar Health’s Pr esident and Chief Executive Officer\, Samet served as President and Chief Operating Officer of MedStar Health from 2003-2008. He also served as the system’s first chief operating officer since MedStar Health’s inception in 1998.

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    From 1990 to 2000\, Samet served as President of MedStar Wa shington Hospital Center.

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    In 2015\, Samet was honored with the Ant i-Defamation League Achievement Award\, which recognizes leaders who have demonstrated a lifelong commitment to justice\, pluralism and understandin g.

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    He received his Master’s degree in health services administrati on from the University of Michigan in 1982.

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    Kevin W. Sower s\, President of Johns Hopkins Health System and Vice President of Johns H opkins Medicine

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    Sowers oversees the health system’s six h ospitals – The Johns Hopkins Hospital\, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Cent er\, Howard County General Hospital\, Suburban Hospital\, Sibley Memorial Hospital and Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital. He also serves as chai r of Johns Hopkins Community Physicians\, which has more than 40 primary a nd specialty care outpatient sites throughout Maryland and the Washington\ , D.C.\, area.

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    Sowers previously spent 32 years with the Duke Univ ersity Health System\, the last eight as president and CEO of Duke Univers ity Hospital.

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    He is an American Academy of Nursing Fellow and has collaborated on numerous research efforts as well as consulted internation ally. He has published extensively and speaks nationally and abroad on iss ues such as leadership\, organizational change\, mentorship and cancer car e.

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    Sowers earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Capital Unive rsity School of Nursing and a Master of Science from Duke University Schoo l of Nursing.

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    Dr. Mohan Suntha\, President and Chief Execu tive Officer\, University of Maryland Medical System (UMMS)

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    Prior to his role as President and CEO of UMMS\, Dr. Suntha served as P resident and Chief Executive Officer of the University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC).

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    Dr. Suntha also served as President and CEO of the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center from 2012 to 2016\, wher e he worked to build trust and alignment between the medical staff\, emplo yees and administration and led the organization from a loss of $72 millio n to a position of profitability.

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    Dr. Suntha has spent his entire career with UMMS and the University of Maryland School of Medicine. He tra ined as a resident in the Department of Radiation Oncology in 1991 and joi ned the faculty in 1995 where he developed a national reputation for the m anagement of head and neck and thoracic malignancies. From 2009 to 2012\, Dr. Suntha served as Vice President for System Program Development at UMMS .

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    Dr. Suntha is a member of the American College of Radiation Onco logy and the American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology. He r eceived his Bachelor of Science degree from Brown University\, his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College\, and his MBA from the Wharton Scho ol of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.

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    Event details:

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    When: Tue sday\, December 8\, 2020\; 8:30-9:30 a.m. (Registration closes at noon\, D ecember 7.)

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    Where: Webinar via Zoom

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    *A personal\, one-time link to join the webinar will be sent out via em ail to all registrants the evening prior to the event.

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    (I f you do not receive your link by 4 p.m.\, December 7\, please contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.)

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    Cost: GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40

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    A 72-hour cancella tion notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc. org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org< /a>.

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    For event and sponsorship information\, contact  Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org .

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    Register to attend.\n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Covid recovery\,covid webinar\,COVID-19\,Future of He alth Care\,health care\,health equity\,Healthcare Academy\,Johns Hopkins H ealth\,MedStar Health\,pandemic\,telemedicine X-COST:GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $40 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-115268@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Health Care Committee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201210T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201210T093000 LOCATION:Greater Baltimore Committee @ 111 South Calvert Street\, Suite 170 0 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Health Care Committee meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/health-care-committee-meeting-37/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

    \n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-122156@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/46th-annual-mayors-business-recognition-awar d-luncheon-2/ DESCRIPTION:Join us for the 46th Annual Mayor’s Business Recognition Awards !\nEach year the Mayor of the City of Baltimore joins with the Greater Bal timore Committee and the Baltimore Development Corporation to recognize bu sinesses that have demonstrated significant corporate leadership and servi ce to improve the quality of life in Baltimore. The awards are given for s pecific activities or projects that have significantly benefited the citiz ens of Baltimore City and are outside the regular mission or day-to-day wo rk or activities of the business.\n\nSee the winners of the 45th Annual Ma yor’s Business Recognition Awards\nSee pictures from the 45th Annual Mayor ’s Business Recognition Awards\n\nEvent details:\nWhen: Friday\, December 11\, 2020\, 11 a.m.\nWhere: Virtual Event\n*A personal\, one-time link to join the event will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening p rior to the event.\n(If you do not receive your link by 4 p.m.\, December 10\, please contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karen p@gbc.org.)\nCost:\nMembers: $40 individuals\nNon-members: $65 individuals \nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Karen Parr ish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Li sa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org. \nRegister to attend.\nEvent Sponsors:\nAmbassador Sponsor: \n\nSignature Sponsors:\n    \n  \nSupporting Sponsor: Loyola University Maryland\nExhib it Sponsors: Baltimore Business Journal\, The Daily Record DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20201211T110000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20201211T121500 LOCATION:Virtual Event SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:46th Annual Mayor’s Business Recognition Awards Ceremony URL:https://gbc.org/event/46th-annual-mayors-business-recognition-awards-ce remony/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/Baltimore_City_Hall_ 2020-300x225.jpg\;300\;225\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/Baltimore_ City_Hall_2020-300x225.jpg\;300\;225\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/B altimore_City_Hall_2020-300x225.jpg\;300\;225\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2 020/08/Baltimore_City_Hall_2020-300x225.jpg\;300\;225 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Baltimore City HallJoin us for the 46th Annual Mayor’s Business Recognition Awar ds!

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    Each year the Mayor of the City of Baltimore joins with the Gr eater Baltimore Committee and the Baltimore Development Corporation to rec ognize businesses that have demonstrated significant corporate leadership and service to improve the quality of life in Baltimore. The awards are gi ven for specific activities or projects that have significantly benefited the citizens of Baltimore City and are outside the regular mission or day- to-day work or activities of the business.

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    Event details:

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    When: Friday\, December 11\, 2020\, 11 a. m.

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    Where: Virtual Event

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    *A person al\, one-time link to join the event will be sent out via email to all reg istrants the evening prior to the event.

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    (If you do not r eceive your link by 4 p.m.\, December 10\, please contact Tara Harris at < a href='mailto:tarah@gbc.org'>tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.)

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    Cost:

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    Members: $40 individuals

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    Non- members: $65 individuals

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    A 72-hour cancellation notic e is required for refund. Contact Karen Parrish at  karenp@gbc.org.

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    For event and sponsorship information \, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lis ab@gbc.org.

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    Register to attend.< /strong>

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    Event Sponsors:

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    Amba ssador Sponsor: 

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    UMMS logo

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    Signature Sponsors:

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    AT&T BGE   

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    Supporting Sponsor: Loyola University Maryland

    \n< p>Exhibit Sponsors: Baltimore Business J ournal\, The Daily Record

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:awards ceremony\,Baltimore business\,GBC awards\,Mayo r's Awards\,Minority-owned businesses X-COST:Members: $40 individuals\, Non-members: $65 individuals END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-122894@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee and the Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board for a conversation about influencing others with entreprene ur and public speaking expert Allison Shapira.\nShapira is the Founder/CEO of Global Public Speaking LLC\, a communication training firm and certifi ed woman-owned small business that helps people speak clearly\, concisely and confidently — both virtually and in person.\nShe teaches public speaki ng at the Harvard Kennedy School and has spent more than 16 years developi ng leadership communication programs for Fortune 50 companies\, government agencies and non-profit organizations around the world.\nShapira is a Cer tified Virtual Presenter and a Certified Speaking Professional (CSP). She holds a master’s degree in public administration from the Harvard Kennedy School and is an internationally renowned singer/songwriter who uses music as a way to help others find their voice and their courage to speak. She is also the author of “Speak with Impact: How to Command the Room and Infl uence Others.”\nIn this interactive session\, you will learn strategies to sharpen your executive presence in a virtual or in-person format\, and yo u’ll leave with actionable tools you can immediately use to make a powerfu l impression in your next meeting\, pitch or presentation.\nEvent details: \nWhen: Thursday\, January 14\, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. (Registration closes at noon\, January 13)\nWhere: Virtual Meeting\n*A personal\, one-time link t o join the meeting will be sent out via email to all registrants the eveni ng prior to the event.\n(If you do not receive your link by 4 p.m. January 13\, please contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at kare np@gbc.org.)\nCost: GBC members: Free\, Non-members: $25\nA 72-hour cancel lation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org  or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship informatio n\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at l isab@gbc.org.\nRegistration is closed for this event.\nTitle Sponsor:\n \n  \n \n \nSignature Sponsor:\n\nMedia Sponsor: DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20210114T110000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20210114T121500 LOCATION:Virtual Meeting via Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board: Sharpen Your Executive Presence w ith Allison Shapira — Registration closed URL:https://gbc.org/event/bwab-allison-shapira/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/Headshot-Allison-Sha pira-300x434.jpg\;300\;434\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/Headshot-A llison-Shapira-300x434.jpg\;300\;434\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/H eadshot-Allison-Shapira-300x434.jpg\;300\;434\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2 020/11/Headshot-Allison-Shapira-300x434.jpg\;300\;434 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Allison ShapiraJoin the Greater Baltimore Committee and the Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board for a conversation abou t influencing others with entrepreneur and public speaking expert Allison Shapira.

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    Shapira is the Founder/CEO of Global Publi c Speaking LLC\, a communication training firm and certified woman -owned small business that helps people speak clearly\, concisely and conf idently — both virtually and in person.

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    She teaches public speakin g at the Harvard Kennedy School and has spent more than 16 years developin g leadership communication programs for Fortune 50 companies\, government agencies and non-profit organizations around the world.

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    Shapira is a Certified Virtual Pre senter and a Certified Speaking Professional (CSP). She holds a master’s d egree in public administration from the Harvard Kennedy School and is an i nternationally renowned singer/songwriter who uses music as a way to help others find their voice and their courage to speak. She is also the author of “Speak with Impact: How to Command the Room and Influence Othe rs.”

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    In this interactive session\, you will learn strategi es to sharpen your executive presence in a virtual or in-person format\, a nd you’ll leave with actionable tools you can immediately use to make a po werful impression in your next meeting\, pitch or presentation.

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    Event details:

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    When: Thursday\, Ja nuary 14\, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. (Registration closes at noon\, January 13)\n

    Where: Virtual Meeting

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    *A personal \, one-time link to join the meeting will be sent out via email to all reg istrants the evening prior to the event.

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    (If you do not r eceive your link by 4 p.m. January 13\, please contact Tara Harris at tarah @gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org .)

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    Cost: GBC members: Free\, Non-members: $25

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    A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Con tact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.

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    For event an d sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Bus iness Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.

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    Registration is c losed for this event.

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    Title Sponsor:

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    McCormick

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    Signature Sponsor:

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    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Allison Shapira\,Baltimore Women's Advisory Board\,BW AB\,Executive management\,public speaking\,Speak with Impact X-COST:GBC members: Free\, Non-members: $25 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-123438@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-vaccines-on-the -way-development-distribution/ DESCRIPTION:Pictured: Dr. Anna P. Durbin\, Dr. Lisa Maragakis\, Dr. Bruce J arrell\, Dr. Kathleen Neuzil \nJoin the Greater Baltimore Committee and he alth care professionals at Johns Hopkins and University of Maryland\, Balt imore for a discussion on advancements and developments with the COVID-19 vaccines.\nSpeakers include:\n\nDr. Anna P. Durbin\, Johns Hopkins Bloombe rg School of Public Health\nDr. Lisa Maragakis\, Senior Director\, Healthc are Epidemiology and Infection Prevention\, Johns Hopkins\nDr. Bruce Jarre ll\, President\, University of Maryland\, Baltimore\nDr. Kathleen Neuzil\, Director\, Center for Vaccine Development\, University of Maryland School of Medicine\n\nAnna P. Durbin\, M.D.\, is a Professor of International He alth at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health (JHSPH) with a joint appointment to the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. She is a principal investigator at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Publ ic Health Center for Immunization Research\, which she joined in 1999. She is also affiliated with the Johns Hopkins University Center for Global He alth and Johns Hopkins Vaccine Initiative. Dr. Durbin has expertise in the evaluation of a variety of vaccines\, including dengue\, West Nile and ma laria. Dr. Durbin has received the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Mer it Award for outstanding basic and translational research\, an NIH Directo r’s Award and the Vaccine Industry Excellence Award for Best Academic Rese arch Team. She earned her medical degree from Wayne State University.\nLis a Maragakis\, M.D.\, M.P.H.\, is an Associate Professor of medicine and ep idemiology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and the Johns Ho pkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Dr. Maragakis is also the Senior Director of Infection Prevention at The Johns Hopkins Health System and th e Hospital Epidemiologist for The Johns Hopkins Hospital. Dr. Maragakis al so serves as the Executive Director of the Johns Hopkins Hospital Bioconta inment Unit and as Incident Commander for the Johns Hopkins Medicine COVID -19 response. She is the Co-Chair of the Centers for Disease Control and P revention’s Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee (HIC PAC). She received her medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and a Master in Public Health degree from the Johns Hopkins B loomberg School of Public Health.\nBruce E. Jarrell\, M.D.\, FACS\, was se lected as the seventh President of the University of Maryland\, Baltimore (UMB) on September 10\, 2020\, after serving as interim president for eigh t months. During the interim period\, Dr. Jarrell guided the university’s efforts to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Jarrell previously served as Senior Vice President\, Executive Vice President and graduate school De an at UMB. In 2017\, as Executive Vice President\, Dr. Jarrell oversaw man y of the University’s most critical institutional relationships\, such as the University of Maryland Strategic Partnership: MPowering the State\, UM B’s innovative and structured collaboration with the University of Marylan d\, College Park. Dr. Jarrell received his medical degree from Jefferson M edical College in Philadelphia.\nKathleen M. Neuzil\, M.D.\, M.P.H.\, FIDS A\, is the Director for the Center for Vaccine Development and Global Heal th (CVD) and the Myron M. Levine\, M.D.\, DTPH Professor in Vaccinology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. She is also a Professor in the Departments of Medicine and Pediatrics at the School of Medicine. Dr. Neuzil is one of the world’s most influential research scientists and adv ocates in the area of vaccine development and policy. At CVD\, Dr. Neuzil leads a large Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation-funded consortium to acceler ate the introduction of typhoid vaccines into low resource countries and h as a robust influenza research program\, as well as NIH grants to study in fluenza and COVID-19. Dr. Neuzil has been instrumental in the national res ponse to COVID-19\, and has contributed to more than 230 scientific public ations on vaccines and infectious diseases. In December\, 2020\, she was n amed as a co-winner by The Baltimore Sun for its Marylander of the Year Aw ard. She earned her medical degree at Johns Hopkins University School of M edicine and a Master in Public Health degree from Vanderbilt University Sc hool of Medicine.\nEvent details:\nWhen: Tuesday\, January 19\, 2021\; 9 a .m.\nWhere: Webinar via Zoom\n*A personal\, one-time link to join the webi nar will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior to the event.\n(If you do not receive your link by 4 p.m. January 15\, please co ntact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@g bc.org.)\nCost: GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $50\nA 72-hour cancellatio n notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or K aren Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, c ontact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@ gbc.org.\n\nPlease submit your questions for the speakers in advance using the event registration form.\nRegister to attend.\nProgram Sponsor: DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20210119T090000 LOCATION:Webinar via Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:GBC Newsmaker Speaker Series — Vaccines on the Way: Development & D istribution URL:https://gbc.org/event/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-vaccines-on-the-way- development-distribution/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/compositefb-1024x538 .jpg\;584\;307\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/compositefb-1024x538.j pg\;584\;307\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/compositefb-1024x538.jpg\ ;584\;307\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/compositefb-1024x538.jpg\;584 \;307 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Pictured: Dr. Anna P. Durbin\, Dr. Lis a Maragakis\, Dr. Bruce Jarrell\, Dr. Kathleen Neuzil 

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    Join t he Greater Baltimore Committee and health care professionals at Johns Hopk ins and University of Maryland\, Baltimore for a discussion on advancement s and developments with the COVID-19 vaccines.

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    • Dr. Lisa Maragakis\, Senior Director\, Healthcare Epide miology and Infection Prevention\, Johns Hopkins
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    • Dr. Bruce Jarre ll\, President\, University of Maryland\, Baltimore
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    • Dr. Kathleen Neuzil\, Director\, Center for Vaccine Development\, University of Maryla nd School of Medicine
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    Anna P. Durbin\, M. D.\, is a Professor of International Health at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health (JHSPH) with a joint appointment to the Johns Hop kins University School of Medicine. She is a principal investigator at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Center for Immunization R esearch\, which she joined in 1999. She is also affiliated with the Johns Hopkins University Center for Global Health and Johns Hopkins Vaccine Init iative. Dr. Durbin has expertise in the evaluation of a variety of vaccine s\, including dengue\, West Nile and malaria. Dr. Durbin has received the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Merit Award for outstanding basic and translational research\, an NIH Director’s Award and the Vaccine Industry Excellence Award for Best Academic Research Team. She earned her medical d egree from Wayne State University.

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    Lisa Maragakis \, M.D.\, M.P.H.\, is an Associate Professor of medicine and epidemiology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and the Johns Hopkins Bloom berg School of Public Health. Dr. Maragakis is also the Senior Director of Infection Prevention at The Johns Hopkins Health System and the Hospital Epidemiologist for The Johns Hopkins Hospital. Dr. Maragakis also serves a s the Executive Director of the Johns Hopkins Hospital Biocontainment Unit and as Incident Commander for the Johns Hopkins Medicine COVID-19 respons e. She is the Co-Chair of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee (HICPAC). She r eceived her medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicin e and a Master in Public Health degree from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg Sc hool of Public Health.

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    Bruce E. Jarrell\, M.D.\, FACS\, was selected as the seventh President of the University of Maryland \, Baltimore (UMB) on September 10\, 2020\, after serving as interim presi dent for eight months. During the interim period\, Dr. Jarrell guided the university’s efforts to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Jarrell previ ously served as Senior Vice President\, Executive Vice President and gradu ate school Dean at UMB. In 2017\, as Executive Vice President\, Dr. Jarrel l oversaw many of the University’s most critical institutional relationshi ps\, such as the University of Maryland Strategic Partnership: MPowering t he State\, UMB’s innovative and structured collaboration with the Universi ty of Maryland\, College Park. Dr. Jarrell received his medical degree fro m Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia.

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    Kathleen M. N euzil\, M.D.\, M.P.H.\, FIDSA\, is the Director for the Center fo r Vaccine Development and Global Health (CVD) and the Myron M. Levine\, M. D.\, DTPH Professor in Vaccinology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. She is also a Professor in the Departments of Medicine and Pedi atrics at the School of Medicine. Dr. Neuzil is one of the world’s most in fluential research scientists and advocates in the area of vaccine develop ment and policy. At CVD\, Dr. Neuzil leads a large Bill & Melinda Gates Fo undation-funded consortium to accelerate the introduction of typhoid vacci nes into low resource countries and has a robust influenza research progra m\, as well as NIH grants to study influenza and COVID-19. Dr. Neuzil has been instrumental in the national response to COVID-19\, and has contribut ed to more than 230 scientific publications on vaccines and infectious dis eases. In December\, 2020\, she was named as a co-winner by The Baltimore Sun for its Marylander of the Year Award. She earned her medical degree at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and a Master in Public Health degree from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine.

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    Eve nt details:

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    When: Tuesday\, January 19\, 2021\; 9 a.m.

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    Where: Webinar via Zoom

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    *A personal\, one-time link to join the webinar will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior to the event.

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    (If you do not receive your link by 4 p.m. January 15\, please contact Li sa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.)

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    Cost: GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $50

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    A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Con tact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.

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    For event an d sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Bus iness Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.

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    Please sub mit your questions for the speakers in advance using the event registratio n form.

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    Registe r to attend.

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    \n< /HTML> X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Bloomberg\,Covid-19 vaccines\,COVID19\,health care\,H opkins Hospital\,JHH\,Johns Hopkins Health\,University of Maryland School of Medicine\,vaccines X-COST:GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $50 X-INSTANT-EVENT:1 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-123350@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/professional-development-workshop-with-chris -mcdonell-reset-and-refocus-for-2021/ DESCRIPTION:Many of us want to set goals but fear not reaching them. Goal-s etting can be challenging. It can make us feel uncomfortable and vulnerabl e. What if they’re set too high\, leading to failure? What if they’re set too low and are too easily achieved\, leading to a lack of progress? This workshop covers the goal-setting process from A-to-Z. It will help busines s leaders and professionals at any level feel prepared\, optimistic and up to any challenges that 2021 may bring!\nStart setting smarter goals!\nChr is McDonell is President of McDonell Consulting Group\, a licensed Sandler Training center based in Baltimore. McDonell\, who has more than 25 years of experience in sales and executive leadership\, has worked throughout t he U.S. for leading financial institutions\, including Morgan Stanley\, Ci tigroup and The Associates. McDonell has been with Sandler Training since 2008 and has formed long-term partnerships with small and large companies. \n\nEvent details:\nWhen: Friday\, January 22\, 2021\; Networking: 9-9:15 a.m.\, Event: 9:15-10:30 a.m. (Registration closes at noon\, January 21)\n Where: Virtual Meeting via Zoom\n*A personal\, one-time link to join the m eeting will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior to the event.\n(If you do not receive your link by 4 p.m. January 21\, please contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.) \nCost: GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $45\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Par rish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact L isa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org. \nRegister to attend. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20210122T090000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20210122T103000 LOCATION:Virtual Meeting via Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Professional Development Workshop with Chris McDonell: Reset and Re focus for 2021 URL:https://gbc.org/event/professional-development-workshop-with-chris-mcdo nell-reset-and-refocus-for-2021/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/McDonellHeadshotMay2 0-300x200.jpg\;300\;200\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/McDonellHeads hotMay20-300x200.jpg\;300\;200\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/McDonel lHeadshotMay20-300x200.jpg\;300\;200\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Mc DonellHeadshotMay20-300x200.jpg\;300\;200 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n
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    Chris McDonellMany of us want to set goals but fear not reac hing them. Goal-setting can be challenging. It can make us feel uncomforta ble and vulnerable. What if they’re set too high\, leading to failure? Wha t if they’re set too low and are too easily achieved\, leading to a lack o f progress? This workshop covers the goal-setting process from A-to-Z. It will help business leaders and professionals at any level feel prepared\, optimistic and up to any challenges that 2021 may bring!

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    Chris McDonell is President of McDone ll Consulting Group\, a licensed Sandler Training center based in Baltimor e. McDonell\, who has more than 25 years of experience in sales and execut ive leadership\, has worked throughout the U.S. for leading financial inst itutions\, including Morgan Stanley\, Citigroup and The Associates. McDone ll has been with Sandler Training since 2008 and has formed long-term part nerships with small and large companies.

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    When: Friday\, January 22\, 2021\; Networking: 9-9:15 a.m.\, Event: 9:15-10:30 a.m. (Registration closes at noon\, January 21)

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This event will highlight key policy iss ues for the 2021 Maryland General Assembly legislative session.\n\n\nThe p anelists will discuss such topics as:\n\nThe impact of COVID-19 pandemic o n state revenues\, the state budget and how Maryland benefits from the rec ent federal government stimulus package\nPotential overrides of the Govern or’s veto on education and public safety legislation\nPolice reform legisl ation\nRacial equity and social justice legislation\nEfforts to accelerate economic recovery with an emphasis on small and minority-owned businesses \nTransportation planning and funding\nWorkforce development\n\n\nPanelist s include:\n\nSenate President William C. “Bill” Ferguson\nSenator Michael J. Hough\, Senate Minority Leader\nDelegate Eric G. Luedtke\, Majority Le ader\, House of Delegates\nDelegate Stephanie Smith\, Chair\, Baltimore Ci ty House Delegation\nDavid C. Romans\, Fiscal and Policy Coordinator\, Dep artment of Legislative Service Office of Policy Analysis\n\nModerated by J eff Salkin\, Host of “State Circle” on Maryland Public Television.\n \nSen ate President William C. “Bill” Ferguson was elected President of the Mary land Senate on January 8\, 2020\, becoming the first new president since 1 987. He has been a member of the Maryland Senate since 2011\, previously s erving as Vice-Chair of the Budget and Taxation Committee. Ferguson earned a Bachelor’s degree from Davidson College and a Master of Arts in Teachin g from Johns Hopkins University and a Juris Doctor from the University of Maryland School of Law.\n \n \nSenator Michael Hough was elected to the Ma ryland State Senate in 2014\, representing Frederick and Carroll Counties. In 2020\, Senator Hough was elected the Senate Minority Whip — the No. 2 position in the Senate GOP Caucus. Senator Hough currently serves as a mem ber of the Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee. Prior to his election to the State Senate\, he was elected to the Maryland House of Delegates. In 2014\, he was elected by his Republican House colleagues to serve as the A ssistant Minority Leader. Hough graduated from Towson University with a Ba chelor’s degree in political science.\n \n \nDelegate Eric Luedtke is the Majority Leader of the Maryland House of Delegates and a career educator. Delegate Luedtke has worked to secure more education funding\, increase ed ucator pay\, reduce overcrowding by investing in school construction\, imp rove the quality of special education services\, and provide more opportun ities for career and technical education. In addition to education work\, Delegate Luedtke serves as the Chair of the Revenues Subcommittee where he works to reevaluate the state’s tax code. Outside of his duties as a legi slator\, he works as a Clinical Professor at the University of Maryland\, College Park’s School of Public of Policy.\n \n \nDelegate Stephanie Smith has been as a member of the Maryland House of Delegates since January 9\, 2019. Smith serves as Chair of the Baltimore City House Delegation\, and is a member of the House Ways and Means Committee and the Legislative Blac k Caucus of Maryland. Smith earned a Bachelor’s degree from Hampton Univer sity\, a Master’s degree in Urban Affairs and Public Policy from the Unive rsity of Delaware\, and a Juris Doctor from the Howard University School o f Law.\n \n \n \nAlso appearing: David C. Romans has spent the last 27 yea rs working in various positions in Maryland State government. Currently\, Romans is Fiscal and Policy Coordinator for the Department of Legislative Services overseeing the work of the fiscal note\, budget analysis and loca l government teams. Previous positions included two years as Principal Dep uty Director of the Health Services Cost Review Commission and seven years as Deputy Secretary for the Department of Budget and Management.  David s pent the first 14 years of his career working in the budget analysis unit of the Department of Legislative Services including seven years as the man ager for the budget unit and leader of the Health and Human Services Workg roup.\n \nJeff Salkin joined Maryland Public Television in 1991. During hi s tenure at MPT\, he has served as moderator for political debates and has hosted live coverage of the governors’ annual State of the State addresse s\, inaugurals and numerous broadcast “town hall” meetings. In 1993\, Salk in became host of the long-running State Circle weekly political roundup s eries and is anchor for two other MPT programs\, Direct Connection and You r Money & Business. Salkin was co-creator and executive producer of Bloomb erg Morning News (1994-1999). In 2012\, Salkin was named recipient of the Frederick Breitenfeld Award for Visionary Leadership in Public Media. He e arned a Bachelor’s degree in economics from the Wharton School of the Univ ersity of Pennsylvania.\nEvent details:\nWhen: Monday\, January 25\, 2021\ ; 8-9:30 a.m.\nWhere: Virtual Event via Zoom\n*A personal\, one-time link to join the webinar will be sent out via email to all registrants the even ing prior to the event.\n(If you do not receive your link by 4 p.m.\, Janu ary 22\, please contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Develo pment\, at lisab@gbc.org.)\nCost: GBC members: $40\, Non-members: $75\nA 7 2-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. 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    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Bill Ferguson\,David C. Romans\,Delegate Eric G. Lued tke\,Delegate Stephanie Smith\,Jeff Salkin\,Legislative forum\,Maryland Pu blic Television\,MDGA\,MDGA2021\,MPT\,public safety legislation\,Racial eq uity and social justice legislation\,Senate President\,Senator Bill Fergus on\,Senator Michael J. Hough\,state budget\,State Circle\,Workforce develo pment X-COST:GBC members: $40\, Non-members: $75 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-123418@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Education and Workforce Committee\,Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/school-business-partnership-workshop-partner ing-with-city-schools-in-the-age-of-covid-19/ DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee’s Education and Workforce Committee for a workshop on how Baltimore businesses can partner with scho ols to support student achievement during the pandemic and beyond. This wo rkshop will build on the information and best practices included in the re cently published GBC Guide: Creating a Successful School/Business Partners hip: A Guide for Schools and Businesses.\nRepresentatives from the Baltimo re City Schools Partnership Office\, the Baltimore City Schools Work-Based Learning Office\, BGE and other business partners will be among the prese nters.\nGBC Education and Workforce Committee Chair Demaune Millard\, Pres ident and CEO of the Family League of Baltimore\, will moderate the event. \nThe event will also include interactive breakout sessions to allow parti cipants to engage in in-depth conversations about creating effective partn erships.\nEvent details:\nWhen: Tuesday\, January 26\, 2021\; 9-10:30 a.m. \nWhere: Virtual Meeting via Zoom\n*A personal\, one-time link to join the meeting will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior t o the event.\n(If you do not receive your link by 4 p.m. January 25\, plea se contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org .)\nCost: GBC members: Free\nRegister to attend.\nFor event information\, contact Teresa Milio Birge\, Senior Policy Analyst/Special Assistant\, at teresab@gbc.org.\nFor more information about the GBC publication: Creating a Successful School/Business Partnership: A Guide for Schools and Busines ses\, contact Teresa Milio Birge at teresab@gbc.org. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20210126T090000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20210126T103000 LOCATION:Virtual Meeting via Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:School/Business Partnership Workshop: Partnering with City Schools in the Age of COVID-19 URL:https://gbc.org/event/school-business-partnership-workshop-partnering-w ith-city-schools-in-the-age-of-covid-19/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/schoolsuppliesworksu ppliesfbgray-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/s choolsuppliesworksuppliesfbgray-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306\,large\;/wp-content /uploads/2020/12/schoolsuppliesworksuppliesfbgray-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306\, full\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/schoolsuppliesworksuppliesfbgray-1024x53 6.jpg\;584\;306 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

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    Join the Greater Baltimore Committee’s Education and Workforce Committee for a workshop on how Baltimore businesses can par tner with schools to support student achievement during the pandemic and b eyond. This workshop will build on the information and best practices incl uded in the recently published GBC Guide: Creating a Successful School/Business Partnership : A Guide for Schools and Businesses.

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    Representatives from the Baltimore City Schools Partnership Office\, the Baltimore City Schools Wo rk-Based Learning Office\, BGE and other business partners will be among t he presenters.

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    Please join the Greater Baltimore Committee and a pa nel of top journalists covering Washington politics for their observations and insights about how the power shift in Congress and the White House ma y play out on policies and proposals to address the COVID-19 pandemic\, th e economy\, racial justice and more.

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    Luke Broadwater is a Congressional Reporter for The New York Times. Prior to joining The Time s\, Broadwater worked for nearly a decade at The Baltimore Sun\, where he covered the Maryland State House and Baltimore City Hall. In 2019\, he bro ke a story about a self-dealing scandal that resulted in the resignation o f Baltimore’s mayor and the passage of sweeping reform legislation. The se ries of investigative articles won the 2020 Pulitzer Prize for local repor ting and a George Polk Award for political reporting.

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    Additionally \, Broadwater was part of the Sun team named Pulitzer Prize finalists in 2 016 for coverage of the unrest following the death of Freddie Gray while i n police custody. He also won the Education Writers Association Award for investigative reporting in 2015 (with colleague Erica Green) for reporting on conditions that teachers face in Baltimore City schools.

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    John Fritze covers the Supreme Court for USA TODAY. Before mov ing to that beat in January\, he covered the White House for three years. Prior to joining USA TODAY\, he covered state and city government at The I ndianapolis Star and Baltimore City and Washington politics at The Baltimo re Sun. He began his career covering the State House in Albany\, N.Y.\, fo r Gannett News Service.

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    Annie Linskey is a White House Reporter for The Washington Post. She most recently focused on the 2 020 presidential campaign. Prior to joining The Post\, Linskey was the lea d reporter on Democrats for the Boston Globe’s Washington bureau during th e 2016 campaign. She reported on the Obama White House for Bloomberg News and BusinessWeek. She also spent a year in Boston covering New England pol itics for Bloomberg News. Her first nine years in journalism were spent at The Baltimore Sun\, where she covered public safety\, City Hall and the M aryland State House.

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    Event details:

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    When: Wednesday\, February 10\, 2021\; 9-10 a.m.

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    Where: Webinar via Zoom

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    *A personal\, one-time link to join the webinar will be sent out via email to all registrants th e evening prior to the event.

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    (If you do not receive your link by 4 p.m.\, February 9\, please contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Even ts and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.)

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    Cost: GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $50

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    A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at  t arah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp @gbc.org.

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    For event and sponsorship information\ , contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisa b@gbc.org.

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    Please submit your questions for the speakers in advance using the event registration form.

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    < strong>Register to attend.

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    Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-seri es-power-shift-in-washington-a-view-from-the-press/.

    X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Annie Linskey\,Baltimore Sun\,Biden's D.C.\,free pres s\,John Fritze\,Luke Broadwater\,New York Times\,political journalism\,USA TODAY\,Washington politics\,Washington Post\,Washington press\,White Hous e X-COST:GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $50 X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-power-shi ft-in-washington-a-view-from-the-press/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-124135@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Please join the Greater Baltimore Committee and our esteemed pa nelists for a special event commemorating Black History Month. The panelis ts will discuss the role African Americans have played in government and l egislative efforts to address racial equity and social justice.\nPanelists and topics include:\n\nProfessor Larry Gibson — The Historical Role of Af rican Americans in Maryland and Baltimore Government\nMaryland House Speak er Adrienne Jones — The Black Agenda – A Bold Plan to Address Racial Inequ ities and Promoting Social Justice\n\nLarry S. Gibson\, Professor of Law\, University of Maryland\, Baltimore\nGibson grew up in Baltimore\, attende d Howard University for his undergraduate degree\, and earned his law degr ee from Columbia University.\nHe has taught law at the University of Virgi nia School of Law and the University of Maryland School of Law\, where he is currently a senior member of the faculty and teaches Race and the Law a nd Election Law.\nGibson holds honorary doctorate degrees from Morgan Stat e University and Sojourner-Douglass College and was awarded the 2015 Charl es Hamilton Houston Chair at North Carolina Central University School of L aw.\nGibson’s book “Young Thurgood: The Making of a Supreme Court Justice\ ,” describes the environment\, people and events that shaped Thurgood Mars hall in his formative years. The book won a 2013 International Book Award for biography.\nGibson is on the Board of Trustees of the Maryland Histori cal Trust and serves on the Baltimore City Commission for Historical and A rchitectural Preservation (CHAP). He is Chairman of the Commission to Coor dinate the Study\, Commemoration\, and Impact of the History and Legacy of Slavery in Maryland.\nThe Honorable Adrienne Jones\, Speaker of the Maryl and House of Delegates\nIn 2019\, Speaker Adrienne A. Jones was unanimousl y elected by her colleagues in the Maryland House of Delegates to serve as the first African American and the first woman Speaker of the House of De legates in history.\nPrior to being elected Speaker\, Jones held the disti nction of being the first African American woman to serve as Speaker Pro T em in the Maryland House of Delegates\, serving in that capacity under Spe aker Mike Busch for 16 years.\nJones became a member of the Maryland House of Delegates in 1997 and served on the House Appropriations Committee. Sh e also served as Chair of the Capital Budget and Education and Economic De velopment Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee.\nIn February\, 201 9\, Jones received the Casper R. Taylor\, Jr. Founder’s Award\, the highes t award given to a member of the House of Delegates\, recognizing her stea dfast service. She has three times been named to the “Top 100 Women in Mar yland” by The Daily Record\, and was inducted into the Circle of Excellenc e for Sustained Achievement.\nSpeaker Jones is a proud alumna of the Unive rsity of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) where she received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology. She attended The National Security Seminar\, U.S. Army War College in 2007. In 2008\, she received an Honorary Doctor of Law Degree from Goucher College.\nEvent details:\nWhen: Thursday\, Febr uary 25\, 2021\; 8:30-9:45 a.m.\nWhere: Webinar via Zoom\n*A personal\, on e-time link to join the webinar will be sent out via email to all registra nts the evening prior to the event.\n(If you do not receive your link by 4 p.m.\, February 24\, please contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Bu siness Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.)\nCost: GBC members: $25\, Non-memb ers: $50\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Ta ra Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and B usiness Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\n\nPlease submit your questions fo r the speakers in advance using the event registration form.\nRegister to attend.\n\nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-th e-influential-role-of-african-americans-in-government/. 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    Larry Gibson a
 nd Adrienne Jones

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    Please join the Greater Baltimore Co mmittee and our esteemed panelists for a special event commemorating Black History Month. The panelists will discuss the role African Americans have played in government and legislative efforts to address racial equity and social justice.

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    Panelists and topics include:

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    • Professor Larry Gibson — The Historical Role of African Ameri cans in Maryland and Baltimore Government
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    • Maryland House Speaker Adrienne Jones — The Black Agenda – A Bold Plan to Addre ss Racial Inequities and Promoting Social Justice
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    Larry S. Gibson\, Professor of Law\, University of Maryland\, Baltimore

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    Gibson grew up in Baltimore\, attended Howard University fo r his undergraduate degree\, and earned his law degree from Columbia Unive rsity.

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    He has taught law at the University of Virginia School of L aw and the University of Maryland School of Law\, where he is currently a senior member of the faculty and teaches Race and the Law and Election Law .

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    Gibson holds honorary doctorate degrees from Morgan State Univer sity and Sojourner-Douglass College and was awarded the 2015 Charles Hamil ton Houston Chair at North Carolina Central University School of Law.

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    Gibson’s book “Young Thurgood: The Making of a Supreme Court Justice\ ,” describes the environment\, people and events that shaped Thurgood Mars hall in his formative years. The book won a 2013 International Book Award for biography.

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    Gibson is on the Board of Trustees of the Maryland Historical Trust and serves on the Baltimore City Commission for Historica l and Architectural Preservation (CHAP). He is Chairman of the Commission to Coordinate the Study\, Commemoration\, and Impact of the History and Le gacy of Slavery in Maryland.

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    The Honor able Adrienne Jones\, Speaker of the Maryland House of Delegates< /p>\n

    In 2019\, Speaker Adrienne A. Jones was unanimously elected by her colleagues in the Maryland House of Delegates to serve as the first Afric an American and the first woman Speaker of the House of Delegates in histo ry.

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    Prior to being elected Speaker\, Jones held the distinction of being the first African American woman to serve as Speaker Pro Tem in the Maryland House of Delegates\, serving in that capacity under Speaker Mike Busch for 16 years.

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    Jones became a member of the Maryland House o f Delegates in 1997 and served on the House Appropriations Committee. She also served as Chair of the Capital Budget and Education and Economic Deve lopment Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee.

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    In February\ , 2019\, Jones received the Casper R. Taylor\, Jr. Founder’s Award\, the h ighest award given to a member of the House of Delegates\, recognizing her steadfast service. She has three times been named to the “Top 100 Women i n Maryland” by The Daily Record\, and was inducted into the Circle of Exce llence for Sustained Achievement.

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    Speaker Jones is a proud alumna of the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) where she received h er Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology. She attended The National Securi ty Seminar\, U.S. Army War College in 2007. In 2008\, she received an Hono rary Doctor of Law Degree from Goucher College.

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    Event deta ils:

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    When: Thursday\, February 25\, 2021 \; 8:30-9:45 a.m.

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    Where: Webinar via Zoom

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    *A personal\, one-time link to join the webinar will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior to the event.

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    (If you do not receive your link by 4 p.m.\, February 24\, please con tact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc .org.)

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    Cost: GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $50

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    A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refu nd. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.

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    For e vent and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.

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    Ple ase submit your questions for the speakers in advance using the event regi stration form.

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    Register to attend.

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    Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-the-influential-role-o f-african-americans-in-government/.

    X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:#blackhistorymonth\,Adrienne Jones\,Baltimore governm ent\,Black History Month\,Congressman\,GBC newsmaker\,Kweisi Mfume\,Larry Gibson\,Maryland government\,Maryland House of Delegates\,Maryland’s 7th D istrict\,racial inequities\,Speaker of the House\,Speaker of the Maryland House of Delegates\,United States Congress\,University of Maryland Baltimo re\,Young Thurgood X-COST:GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $50 X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-the-influ ential-role-of-african-americans-in-government/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-124154@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Join the Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board for an interactive di scussion led by Chintimini Keith\, the Bozzuto Group’s Vice President of C orporate Communications and Marketing\, on what Fearless Leadership means. \nMembers of the Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board will lead small group di scussions and encourage attendees to share their experiences in risk-takin g. This event will leave you with action items that will enable you to adv ance your career by stepping out of your comfort zone and building your co nfidence.\n\nOvercoming Imposter Syndrome\nReframing Your Story\nThe Art o f Asking\n\nEvent details:\nThis event is sold out. To be added to the wai t list\, please contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org \nWhen: Tuesday\, Mar ch 9\, 2021\; 9-10:15 a.m.\nWhere: Virtual Meeting via Zoom\n*A personal\, one-time link to join the meeting will be sent out via email to all regis trants the evening prior to the event.\n(If you do not receive your link b y 4 p.m.\, March 8\, please contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Bus iness Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.)\nCost: Free for GBC Members\nA 72-h our cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tar ah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship  information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Developm ent\, at lisab@gbc.org.\n\nPlease submit your questions for the speakers i n advance using the event registration form.\nRegister to attend.\n\nSpons ors\nTitle:\n\nAmbassador:\n\nSignature:\n\nProgram:\n\nMedia:\n\nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/fearless-leadership-take-risks-and-abandon-your-co mfort-zone/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20210309T090000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20210309T101500 LOCATION:Virtual Meeting via Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Fearless Leadership: Take Risks and Abandon Your Comfort Zone — Sol d Out URL:https://gbc.org/event/fearless-leadership-take-risks-and-abandon-your-c omfort-zone-2/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/MCC_Primary-Logo_SPO T_EPS-300x258.jpg\;81\;70\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/MCC_Primary -Logo_SPOT_EPS-300x258.jpg\;81\;70\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/MCC _Primary-Logo_SPOT_EPS-300x258.jpg\;81\;70\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2020 /11/MCC_Primary-Logo_SPOT_EPS-300x258.jpg\;81\;70 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Join the Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board for an interactive discus sion led by Chintimini Keith\, the Bozzuto Group’s Vice President of Corpo rate Communications and Marketing\, on what Fearless Leadership means.

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    Members of the Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board will lead small group discussions and enc ourage attendees to share their experiences in risk-taking. This event wil l leave you with action items that will enable you to advance your career by stepping out of your comfort zone and building your confidence.

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  • Overcoming Imposter Syndrome
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  • Reframing Your Story
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  • The Art of Asking
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    Event details:

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    This event is sold out. To be added to the wait list\, please con tact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org 

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    When: Tuesday\, March 9\, 2021\; 9-10:15 a.m.

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    Where: Vi rtual Meeting via Zoom

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    *A personal\, one-time link to join the meeting will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening pri or to the event.

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    (If you do not receive your link by 4 p. m.\, March 8\, please contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.)

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    Cost: Free fo r GBC Members

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    A 72-hour cancellation notice is require d for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Kar en Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.

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    For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.

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    < strong>Please submit your questions for the speakers in advance using the event registration form.

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    Reg ister to attend.

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    Sponsors

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    Title:

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    McCormick

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    Ambassador:

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    UMMS logo

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    Signatur e:

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    Program:

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    BGE

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    Media:

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    Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/fearless -leadership-take-risks-and-abandon-your-comfort-zone/.

    X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:#bWomen\,Baltimore Women's Advisory Board\,BWAB\,Chin timini Keith\,comfort zone\,confidence-building\,Corporate Communications\ ,Fearless Leadership\,Imposter Syndrome\,risk-taking X-COST:GBC Members Only: Free X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/fearless-leadership-take-risks-and-aba ndon-your-comfort-zone/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-124586@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Transportation and Mobility Co mmittee CONTACT:https://gbc-org.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAqceuqqjotH9AHnKVP1LK61I 5YZnkQH08w DESCRIPTION:The committee’s next meeting will be held on March 17\, 2021\, at 8 a.m. via Zoom.\nRegister to attend. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20210317T080000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20210317T093000 LOCATION:Virtual Meeting via Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Transportation and Mobility Committee Meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/transportation-and-mobility-committee-meeting-10/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    The committee ’s next meeting will be held on March 17\, 2021\, at 8 a.m. via Zoom.

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    Regis ter to attend.

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:GBC committee meeting\,GBC Mobility Committee\,GBC Tr ansportation Committee\,Transportation &\; Mobiity meeting. END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-124414@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES: CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-the-transformat ion-of-penn-station/ DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a conversation about t he proposed redevelopment of Penn Station and its ability to provide a mor e attractive “gateway” to Baltimore City as well as generate jobs and incr ease economic opportunities.\nPanelists include:\n\nBill Struever\, Princi pal\, Managing Partner\, CEO\, Cross Street Partners\nTim Pula\, Vice Pres ident\, Community Development for Beatty Development\nBrian Traylor\, Plan ning Manager\, Amtrak\nPeter Stubb\, Principal\, Design Director\, Gensler \n\nEvent details:\nWhen: Thursday\, March 18\, 2021\; 9 a.m.\nWhere: Webi nar via Zoom\n*A personal\, one-time link to join the webinar will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior to the event.\n(If you do not receive your link by 4 p.m.\, March 17\, please contact Lisa Byrd\ , Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.)\nCost: GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $50\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is requ ired for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at  karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd \, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\n\nPlea se submit your questions for the speakers in advance using the event regis tration form.\nRegister to attend. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20210318T090000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20210318T100000 LOCATION:Webinar via Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:GBC Newsmaker Speaker Series: The Transformation of Penn Station URL:https://gbc.org/event/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-the-transformation-o f-penn-station/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/PennStationFlickr.jp g\;1024\;683\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/PennStationFlickr.jpg\;1 024\;683\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/PennStationFlickr.jpg\;1024\; 683\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/PennStationFlickr.jpg\;1024\;683 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Penn Station (Flickr)

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    Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a conversati on about the proposed redevelopment of Penn Station and its ability to pro vide a more attractive “gateway” to Baltimore City as well as generate job s and increase economic opportunities.

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    Panelists include:

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    • Bill Struever\, Principal\, Managing Partner\, CEO\, Cross Street P artners
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    • Tim Pula\, Vice President\, Community Development for Be atty Development
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    • Brian Traylor\, Planning Manager\, Amtrak
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    • Peter Stubb\, Principal\, Design Director\, Gensler
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    Event details:

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    When: Thursday\, March 18\, 2021\; 9 a.m.

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    Where: Webinar via Zoom< /p>\n

    *A personal\, one-time link to join the webinar will be se nt out via email to all registrants the evening prior to the event.

    \n

    (If you do not receive your link by 4 p.m.\, March 17\, please contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@ gbc.org.)

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    Cost: GBC members: $25\, Non-member s: $50

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    A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for r efund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parr ish at karenp@gbc.org.

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    Fo r event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Even ts and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.

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    Please submit your questions for the speakers in advance using the event r egistration form.

    \n

    Registe r to attend.

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    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Amtrak\,Baltimore's Penn Station\,Beatty Development\ ,Bill Struever\,Brian Traylor\,Cross Street Partners\,Gensler\,Penn Statio n\,Pennsylvania Station\,Peter Stubb\,Tim Pula X-COST:GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $50 END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-124561@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:As a valued new member of the Greater Baltimore Committee\, YOU  are crucial to our success! This is your opportunity to meet with GBC Pre sident & CEO Don Fry to learn more about the impactful work of the GBC and the variety of ways for you and your company/organization to Connect. Inf luence. Succeed.\nJoin us to learn how to maximize your membership:\n\n“Be in the room.”\nParticipate in the work\n\nMember Engagement Opportunities \nAdvocacy\nEvents\n\n\nGBC Communications: Prompt and accurate informatio n\nConnect & Network with like-minded leaders\nIncrease awareness & visibi lity of your company/organization\n\nCurrent GBC members are welcome to jo in us for these events.\nConnect. Influence. Succeed. is a great way to be gin engaging and connecting to make the most of your GBC membership.\nEven t details:\nWhen: December 14\, 2021\, 8:30-9 a.m.\nWhere: Virtual Meeting via Zoom\n*A personal\, one-time link to join the event will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior to the event.\n(If you do n ot receive your link the evening prior to the event\, please contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.)\nCost: Free. GBC Members only. Registration required.\nQuestions: Please reach out to J eremy Rosendale\, Director of Membership & External Affairs\, at jeremyr@g bc.org.\nRegister to attend one of the above sessions.\nTickets: https://g bc.org/events/connect-influence-succeed-gbc-new-member-orientation/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20210324T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20210324T090000 LOCATION:Virtual Meeting via Zoom RDATE;TZID=America/New_York:20210622T083000 RDATE;TZID=America/New_York:20210928T083000 RDATE;TZID=America/New_York:20211214T083000 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Connect. Influence. Succeed. URL:https://gbc.org/event/connect-influence-succeed-gbc-new-member-orientat ion/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/connectinfluencesucc eedfbupdate-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/co nnectinfluencesucceedfbupdate-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306\,large\;/wp-content/u ploads/2021/03/connectinfluencesucceedfbupdate-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306\,ful l\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/connectinfluencesucceedfbupdate-1024x536.jp g\;584\;306 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Connect I
 nfluence Succeed

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    As a valued new membe r of the Greater Baltimore Committee\, YOU are crucial to our success! Thi s is your opportunity to meet with GBC President & CEO Don Fry to learn mo re about the impactful work of the GBC and the variety of ways for you and your company/organization to Connect. Influence. Succeed.

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    Join us to learn how to maximize your membership:

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    • “Be in the room. ”
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    • Participate in the work\n
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      • Member Engagement Opportuni ties
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      • Advocacy
      • \n
      • Events
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    • GBC Commu nications: Prompt and accurate information
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    • Connect & Network wit h like-minded leaders
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    • Increase awareness & visibility of your co mpany/organization
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    Current GBC members are welcome to join us for these events.

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    Connect. Influence. Succeed. is a great way to begin engaging and connecting to make the most of your GBC membership.< /p>\n

    Event details:

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    When: Dec ember 14\, 2021\, 8:30-9 a.m.

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    Where: Virtual Meet ing via Zoom

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    *A personal\, one-time link to join the event will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior to the ev ent.

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    (If you do not receive your link the evening prior t o the event\, please contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.)

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    Cost: Free. GBC Members only. Registration required.

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    Questions: Please reach out to Jeremy Rosendale\, Directo r of Membership & External Affairs\, at jeremyr@gbc.org.

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    Register to attend one of the above sess ions.

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    Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/connect-influence-succeed-gbc-new-member-o rientation/.

    X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:GBC Members\,GBC Membership\,GBC New Members\,Member Benefit\,Member Orientation\,Networking\,New Member Orientation\,New Membe rs X-COST:Free\, Members Only X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/connect-influence-succeed-gbc-new-memb er-orientation/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-124589@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Business Community\,Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee and Executive Alliance for a tactical discussion on Board Diversity: Pathways to Making it Happen.\n Diverse boards of directors are more effective. Diversity brings economic benefits and innovation to boards. How can businesses bring different pers pectives\, especially those of women and women of color\, to their current boards?\nPanelists include:\n\nFrances “Toni” Draper –Publisher of The Af ro\nChristine D. Aspell — Baltimore Office Managing Partner and Audit Part ner\, KPMG LLP\nAlicia Wilson — Vice President for Economic Development\, Johns Hopkins University and Johns Hopkins Health System\nSuzanne Miglucci  — Chairman of the Board\, OnBoardNC\n\nDr. Frances Murphy Draper has been an influential community leader in her native Baltimore for decades\, wit h leadership positions in journalism\, a church she founded and education. \nIn February 2018\, Draper was named Chair of the Board and Publisher of the Afro-American Newspapers\, which was founded in 1892 by her great-gran dfather. She was president of the company from 1987 to 1999.\nIn 2002\, Dr aper became the founding pastor of the Freedom Temple African Methodist Ep iscopal Zion Church in South Baltimore.\n \nChristine D. Aspell is the Bal timore Office Managing Partner and Audit Partner with KPMG LLP.  She has m ore than 28 years of experience in providing assurance services to clients in the financial services industry and specializes in serving clients in\ , banking\, investment services\, insurance\, real estate\, construction a nd government contracting segments.\nWithin KPMG\, she serves as the chair of the Women’s Advisory Board\, Co-Chair of the new Office Managing Partn er transition team and as a partner on the Management Review Panel.  Exter nally\, Aspell serves as the chair of the Loyola Accounting Advisory Board and a member of the following: Calvert Hall College\, Girl Scouts of Cent ral Maryland\, Greater Baltimore Committee Board of Directors\, Downtown P artnership Board of Directors\, Center Club Board of Governors\, My Sister ’s Place Leadership Council\, New America (Better Life Lab) and the Maryla nd Zoo.  In addition\, she is a Maryland Top 100 Women Winner 2012\, 2015 and 2018.\n \nAlicia Wilson is the Vice President for Economic Development at the Johns Hopkins University and Johns Hopkins Health System. She lead s a core team driving Johns Hopkins’ strategy and initiatives as an anchor institution in and around Baltimore.\nPrior to joining Hopkins\, she serv ed as the Senior Vice President of Impact Investments and Senior Legal Cou nsel for the Port Covington Development Team\, where she was instrumental in securing a $660 million TIF for the $5.5 billion redevelopment.\nWilson was recently elected Chair of the CollegeBound Foundation and is the firs t African-American and youngest Board Chair in the organization’s 30-year history.\nShe holds an undergraduate degree in political science from the University of Maryland Baltimore County\, and a Juris Doctor from the Univ ersity of Maryland Francis Key Carey School of Law.\n \nWith a breadth of expertise from CEO to Board Director and Digital Transformation Expert\, S uzanne Miglucci has a +20-year track record of leadership successes across publicly traded and privately held technology\, retail and ecommerce comp anies.\nMiglucci’s professional background is strongly rooted in bringing new technologies to market\, driving product development\, re-branding org anizations and transforming business models to realize greatest revenue po tential and shareholder value.\nShe currently serves as Board Director for private equity-backed technology firm\, Terra Dotta\, where she assists i n the international education and travel risk sector. Miglucci also serves as Chair of OnBoardNC\, a North Carolina-based non-profit organization fo cused on shrinking the boardroom gender gap.\nEvent details:\nWhen: March 25\, 2021\; 10-11:30 a.m.\nWhere: Virtual meeting\n*A personal\, one-time link to join the meeting will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior to the event.\n(If you do not receive your link by 4 p.m.\, March 24\, please contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish a t karenp@gbc.org.)\nCost: Free\nFor event information\, contact Jeremy Ros endale\, Director of Membership and External Affairs\, at jeremyr@gbc.org. \nFor sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\n\nPlease submit your questions for the speakers in advance using the event registration form or send them to Jeremy Rosendale at jeremyr@gbc.org.\nRegister to attend.\n\nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/board-diversity-pathways-to-making-it-happen/. 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    Board Diversity

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    Join the Greater Baltimore Committee and Executive Alliance for a tactical discussion on Board Diversity: Pathways to Making it Happen .

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    Diverse boards of directors are more effective. Diversity brings economic benefits and innovation to boards. How can businesses bring diff erent perspectives\, especially those of women and women of color\, to the ir current boards?

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    Panelists include:

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    • Franc es “Toni” Draper –Publisher of The Afro
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    • Christi ne D. Aspell — Baltimore Office Managing Partner and Audit Partne r\, KPMG LLP
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    • Alicia Wilson — Vice President for Economic Development\, Johns Hopkins University and Johns Hopkins Health System
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    • Suzanne Miglucci — Chairman of the Board \, OnBoardNC
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    Frances Toni DraperDr. Frances Murphy Draper has been an influent ial community leader in her native Baltimore for decades\, with leadership positions in journalism\, a church she founded and education.

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    In February 2018\, Draper was named Chair of the Board and Publisher of the A fro-American Newspapers\, which was founded in 1892 by her great-grandfath er. She was president of the company from 1987 to 1999.

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    In 2002\, Draper became the founding pastor of the Freedom Temple African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church in South Baltimore.

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    Christine AspellChristine D. Aspell is the Baltimore Offi ce Managing Partner and Audit Partner with KPMG LLP.  She has more than 28 years of experience in providing assurance services to clients in the fin ancial services industry and specializes in serving clients in\, banking\, investment services\, insurance\, real estate\, construction and governme nt contracting segments.

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    Within KPMG\, she serves as the chair of the Women’s Advisory Board\, Co-Chair of the new Office Managing Partner t ransition team and as a partner on the Management Review Panel.  Externall y\, Aspell serves as the chair of the Loyola Accounting Advisory Board and a member of the following: Calvert Hall College\, Girl Scouts of Central Maryland\, Greater Baltimore Committee Board of Directors\, Downtown Partn ership Board of Directors\, Center Club Board of Governors\, My Sister’s P lace Leadership Council\, New America (Better Life Lab) and the Maryland Z oo.  In addition\, she is a Maryland Top 100 Women Winner 2012\, 2015 and 2018.

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    Alicia Wilson
 Alicia Wilson is the Vice President for Economic Development at the Johns Hopkins University and Johns Hopkins Health Syst em. She leads a core team driving Johns Hopkins’ strategy and initiatives as an anchor institution in and around Baltimore.

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    Prior to joining Hopkins\, she served as the Senior Vice President of Impact Investments a nd Senior Legal Counsel for the Port Covington Development Team\, where sh e was instrumental in securing a $660 million TIF for the $5.5 billion red evelopment.

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    Wilson was recently elected Chair of the CollegeBound Foundation and is the first African-American and youngest Board Chair in t he organization’s 30-year history.

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    She holds an undergraduate degr ee in political science from the University of Maryland Baltimore County\, and a Juris Doctor from the University of Maryland Francis Key Carey Scho ol of Law.

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    Suzanne MiglucciWith a breadth of expertise from CEO to Board Director and Digital Transformati on Expert\, Suzanne Miglucci has a +20-year track record of leadership successes across publicly traded and privately held technolo gy\, retail and ecommerce companies.

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    Miglucci’s professional backg round is strongly rooted in bringing new technologies to market\, driving product development\, re-branding organizations and transforming business models to realize greatest revenue potential and shareholder value.

    \n< p>She currently serves as Board Director for private equity-backed technol ogy firm\, Terra Dotta\, where she assists in the international education and travel risk sector. Miglucci also serves as Chair of OnBoardNC\, a Nor th Carolina-based non-profit organization focused on shrinking the boardro om gender gap.

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    Event details:

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    Whe n: March 25\, 2021\; 10-11:30 a.m.

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    Where : Virtual meeting

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    *A personal\, one-time link to join the meeting will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior to the event.

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    (If you do not receive your link by 4 p.m.\, March 24\, please contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org. )

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    Cost: Free

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    For event information\, cont act Jeremy Rosendale\, Director of Membership and External Affairs\, at < strong>jeremyr@gbc.org.

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    For sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.

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    Please submit your q uestions for the speakers in advance using the event registration form or send them to Jeremy Rosendale at jeremyr@gbc.org.

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    Register to attend.

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    Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/board-diversity-p athways-to-making-it-happen/.

    X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Board Diversity\,business diversity\,Christine Aspell \,corporate diversity\,Executive Alliance\,Frances Draper\,Lissa Broome\,T he Afro-American newspapers X-COST:Free X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/board-diversity-pathways-to-making-it- happen/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-124748@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Pictured (left to right): Melissa Hyatt\, Lisa Myers\, Linda Si ngh and Trisha Wolford\nJoin the Greater Baltimore Committee as we celebra te Women’s History Month and the achievements of Maryland women in public service who have shattered the glass ceiling.\nPanelists include:\n\nMelis sa Hyatt — First woman Baltimore County Police Chief\nLisa Myers — First w oman and first African-American Howard County Police Chief\nLinda Singh — First woman and first African-American Adjutant General of the Maryland Na tional Guard (retired)\nTrisha Wolford — First woman Anne Arundel County F ire Chief\n\nChief Melissa R. Hyatt — Baltimore County Police Department C hief\nMelissa R. Hyatt was sworn in as Baltimore County’s 14th Police Chie f on June 17\, 2019\, bringing with her more than 20 years of law enforcem ent experience with the Baltimore Police Department. While at the Baltimor e Police Department\, her assignments included Chief of Staff to the Polic e Commissioner\, Chief of Patrol and Chief of the Special Operations Divis ion. In 2018\, she retired at the rank of Colonel to accept a position of Vice President for Security for Johns Hopkins University and Johns Hopkins Medicine.\nHyatt holds a Master of Management Degree from Johns Hopkins U niversity and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice from the Un iversity of Delaware. She is a graduate of the 250th session of the FBI Na tional Academy\, the Naval Postgraduate School’s Center for Homeland Defen se and Security’s Executive Leaders Program\, and the Major Cities Chiefs Police Executive Leadership Institute (PELI).\nChief Hyatt currently serve s as the 1st Vice President for the Maryland Chiefs of Police Association. She is an enthusiastic supporter of Special Olympics and youth programs t hroughout the region.\nPolice Chief Lisa D. Myers — Howard County Police D epartment Police Chief\nLisa D. Myers is a 29-year veteran of the Howard C ounty Police Department (HCPD). She was appointed Chief in February 2019\, one year after her retirement from the agency as a Captain. At that time\ , she was the commander of the Human Resources Bureau\, overseeing Employm ent Services and the Education and Training Division.\nChief Myers began h er career with HCPD in 1990 as a civilian crime lab technician. She entere d the police academy in 1994 and worked in various components of the polic e department\, including as the Chief of Staff\, Patrol Division Watch Com mander\, supervisor of Youth Services\, Public Information Officer and Com munity Officer\nChief Myers holds a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from Coppin State University and is a member of Leadership Howard County\, a premier program for business leaders.\nShe is a member of the Internati onal Association of Chiefs of Police\, Maryland Chiefs of Police Associati on and the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives (NOBL E).\nSince her appointment\, Chief Myers has launched a one-year field tes t to use drones in police operations\; a realignment of patrol beats to im prove response times and create a more equitable workload for officers\; a reorganization of the police department’s structure to increase the effic iency of operations\; and a partnership with local non-profit Fidos For Fr eedom to bring comfort dogs to the 911 dispatch center.\nDr. Linda Singh M ajor General (retired) — CEO\, Kaleidoscope Affect\, LLC\,\nLeader-In-Resi dence\, Towson University Board Member\nWith more than 30 years of leaders hip\, consulting and systems integration experience\, Dr. Linda Singh offe rs a blend of public and private sector experience that spans health\, def ense\, state and local government.\nAs the founder and Chief Executive Off icer of Kaleidoscope Affect\, LLC\, Dr. Singh provides leadership and mana gement consulting as well as strategic advisory services for a variety of public and private sector clients.\nPreviously\, Dr. Singh was the Interim Executive Director and CEO of TEDCO. Prior to that\, she served as a Majo r General in the Maryland National Guard\, dedicating more than 38 years o f service. As the Adjutant General and a Cabinet Secretary she was respons ible for the Maryland Military Department.\nDr. Singh retired from Accentu re in 2016. She was a Managing Director in the Health and Public Service N orth America Operating Unit where she served for 21 years. Dr. Singh serve s on the Board of Directors of Howard Bancorp\, Easterseals DC MD VA\, and Headstrong\, on the advisory board of Vital Guidance and Cybersecurity Fo rum Initiative as well as numerous other committees.\nDr. Singh holds a ba chelor’s degree in business\, a Master of Business Administration\, a Mast er of Strategic Studies and a PhD in Industrial and Organizational Psychol ogy. She is the author of “Moments of Choice: My Path to Leadership” and “ What’s in Your Box? Designing the Life You Want.”\nDr. Singh has received numerous awards\, including the 2013 Diversity MBA Top 100 under 50 Divers e Emerging Leaders\, The Network Journal 25 Influential Black Women in Bus iness Award for 2014 and recipient of the Ellis Island Medal of Honor for 2015. She was also inducted into the Maryland Women’s Hall of Fame in Marc h 2015. Additionally\, she was featured on the Today show for her history- making leadership team and named as one of InStyle’s Badass 50 in July 201 9.\nFire Chief Trisha L. Wolford — Anne Arundel County Fire Department Fir e Chief\nTrisha Wolford is the Fire Chief of the Anne Arundel County Fire Department in Maryland\, one of the largest combination fire departments i n the country. Chief Wolford is the 12th Fire Chief in the 56-year history of the Anne Arundel County Fire Department and is responsible for 981 car eer firefighters\, approximately 600 operational volunteer firefighters\, 28 fire communications operators\, and 56 civilian support staff.\nChief W olford was hired by the Anne Arundel County Fire Department on January 26\ , 2006. She operated as a firefighter/paramedic until her assignment to th e Fire Marshal’s Office in 2011. She spent seven months training at the An ne Arundel County Police Academy and was sworn in as a law enforcement off icer in May 2012. She was then assigned to the Fire and Explosives Investi gation Unit where she was promoted to Lieutenant in 2014. Chief Wolford wa s a part of the Anne Arundel County Tactical Medic SWAT program for four y ears\, providing medical attention to the Anne Arundel County Police SWAT Team. In December 2015\, she accepted the position of Deputy Fire Chief/Fi re Marshal with the Bozeman Fire Department in Bozeman\, Mont. In 2017\, C hief Wolford joined the Spokane Fire Department as the Assistant Fire Chie f overseeing full operations of the department.\nOn January 28\, 2019\, sh e returned to Anne Arundel County to fulfill her dream of becoming Fire Ch ief in her home department. Chief Wolford received her bachelor’s degree f rom Shepherd University and a Master’s Degree in Management and Organizati onal Leadership from Western Governors University.\nShe received her Param edic certification from Anne Arundel Community College in 2009 and continu es to be a Nationally Registered Paramedic. She is a graduate of the Execu tive Fire Officer Program at the National Fire Academy and a graduate of t he International Association of Fire Chief’s Fire Service Executive Develo pment Institute (FSEDI) and holds a CFO and CFM designation from the Cente r for Public Safety Excellence (CPSE). Chief Wolford is a member of the In ternational Association of Fire Chiefs Human Relations Committee\, Chair o f the Professional Development Committee and the National Fire Academy Lia ison for the EFO Section Committee.\nEvent details:\nWhen: Tuesday\, March 30\, 2021\; 9-10 a.m.\nWhere: Webinar via Zoom\n*A personal\, one-time li nk to join the webinar will be sent out via email to all registrants the e vening prior to the event.\n(If you do not receive your link by 4 p.m.\, M arch 29\, please contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Devel opment\, at lisab@gbc.org.)\nCost: GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $50\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at  tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsors hip information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Deve lopment\, at lisab@gbc.org.\n\nPlease submit your questions for the speake rs in advance using the event registration form.\nRegister to attend.\n\nT ickets: https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-history-made-f emale-firsts/. 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    Maryland Chiefs
 Pic tured (left to right): Melissa Hyatt\, Lisa Myers\, Linda Singh and Trisha Wolford

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    Join the Greater Baltimore Committee as we celebrate Women’s History Month and the achievements of Maryland women in public se rvice who have shattered the glass ceiling.

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    Pa nelists include:

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    • Melissa Hyatt — First wom an Baltimore County Police Chief
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    • Lisa Myers — F irst woman and first African-American Howard County Police Chief
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    • Linda Singh — First woman and first African-American Adj utant General of the Maryland National Guard (retired)
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    • T risha Wolford — First woman Anne Arundel County Fire Chief
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    Chief Melissa R. Hyatt — Baltimore County Police Departm ent Chief

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    Melissa R. Hyatt was sworn in as Baltimore Coun ty’s 14th Police Chief on June 17\, 2019\, bringing with her more than 20 years of law enforcement experience with the Baltimore Police Department. While at the Baltimore Police Department\, her assignments included Chief of Staff to the Police Commissioner\, Chief of Patrol and Chief of the Spe cial Operations Division. In 2018\, she retired at the rank of Colonel to accept a position of Vice President for Security for Johns Hopkins Univers ity and Johns Hopkins Medicine.

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    Hyatt holds a Master of Management Degree from Johns Hopkins University and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Delaware. She is a graduate of the 250th session of the FBI National Academy\, the Naval Postgraduate School ’s Center for Homeland Defense and Security’s Executive Leaders Program\, and the Major Cities Chiefs Police Executive Leadership Institute (PELI).< /p>\n

    Chief Hyatt currently serves as the 1st Vice President for the Mar yland Chiefs of Police Association. She is an enthusiastic supporter of Sp ecial Olympics and youth programs throughout the region.

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    P olice Chief Lisa D. Myers — Howard County Police Department Police Chief

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    Lisa D. Myers is a 29-year veteran of the Howard County Po lice Department (HCPD). She was appointed Chief in February 2019\, one yea r after her retirement from the agency as a Captain. At that time\, she wa s the commander of the Human Resources Bureau\, overseeing Employment Serv ices and the Education and Training Division.

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    Chief Myers began he r career with HCPD in 1990 as a civilian crime lab technician. She entered the police academy in 1994 and worked in various components of the police department\, including as the Chief of Staff\, Patrol Division Watch Comm ander\, supervisor of Youth Services\, Public Information Officer and Comm unity Officer

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    Chief Myers holds a bachelor’s degree in criminal ju stice from Coppin State University and is a member of Leadership Howard Co unty\, a premier program for business leaders.

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    She is a member of the International Association of Chiefs of Police\, Maryland Chiefs of Pol ice Association and the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Exe cutives (NOBLE).

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    Since her appointment\, Chief Myers has launched a one-year field test to use drones in police operations\; a realignment o f patrol beats to improve response times and create a more equitable workl oad for officers\; a reorganization of the police department’s structure t o increase the efficiency of operations\; and a partnership with local non -profit Fidos For Freedom to bring comfort dogs to the 911 dispatch center .

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    Dr. Linda Singh Major General (retired) — CEO\, Kaleidos cope Affect\, LLC\,
    \nLeader-In-Residence\, Towson U niversity Board Member

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    With more than 30 years of leaders hip\, consulting and systems integration experience\, Dr. Linda Singh offe rs a blend of public and private sector experience that spans health\, def ense\, state and local government.

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    As the founder and Chief Execut ive Officer of Kaleidoscope Affect\, LLC\, Dr. Singh provides leadership a nd management consulting as well as strategic advisory services for a vari ety of public and private sector clients.

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    Previously\, Dr. Singh w as the Interim Executive Director and CEO of TEDCO. Prior to that\, she se rved as a Major General in the Maryland National Guard\, dedicating more t han 38 years of service. As the Adjutant General and a Cabinet Secretary s he was responsible for the Maryland Military Department.

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    Dr. Singh retired from Accenture in 2016. She was a Managing Director in the Health and Public Service North America Operating Unit where she served for 21 y ears. Dr. Singh serves on the Board of Directors of Howard Bancorp\, Easte rseals DC MD VA\, and Headstrong\, on the advisory board of Vital Guidance and Cybersecurity Forum Initiative as well as numerous other committees.< /p>\n

    Dr. Singh holds a bachelor’s degree in business\, a Master of Busi ness Administration\, a Master of Strategic Studies and a PhD in Industria l and Organizational Psychology. She is the author of “Moments of Choice: My Path to Leadership” and “What’s in Your Box? Designing the Life You Wan t.”

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    Dr. Singh has received numerous awards\, including the 2013 Di versity MBA Top 100 under 50 Diverse Emerging Leaders\, The Network Journa l 25 Influential Black Women in Business Award for 2014 and recipient of t he Ellis Island Medal of Honor for 2015. She was also inducted into the Ma ryland Women’s Hall of Fame in March 2015. Additionally\, she was featured on the Today show for her history-making leadership team and named as one of InStyle’s Badass 50 in July 2019.

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    Fire Chief Trisha L. Wolford — Anne Arundel County Fire Department Fire Chief

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    Trisha Wolford is the Fire Chief of the Anne Arundel County Fire Departme nt in Maryland\, one of the largest combination fire departments in the co untry. Chief Wolford is the 12th Fire Chief in the 56-year history of the Anne Arundel County Fire Department and is responsible for 981 career fire fighters\, approximately 600 operational volunteer firefighters\, 28 fire communications operators\, and 56 civilian support staff.

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    Chief Wo lford was hired by the Anne Arundel County Fire Department on January 26\, 2006. She operated as a firefighter/paramedic until her assignment to the Fire Marshal’s Office in 2011. She spent seven months training at the Ann e Arundel County Police Academy and was sworn in as a law enforcement offi cer in May 2012. She was then assigned to the Fire and Explosives Investig ation Unit where she was promoted to Lieutenant in 2014. Chief Wolford was a part of the Anne Arundel County Tactical Medic SWAT program for four ye ars\, providing medical attention to the Anne Arundel County Police SWAT T eam. In December 2015\, she accepted the position of Deputy Fire Chief/Fir e Marshal with the Bozeman Fire Department in Bozeman\, Mont. In 2017\, Ch ief Wolford joined the Spokane Fire Department as the Assistant Fire Chief overseeing full operations of the department.

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    On January 28\, 201 9\, she returned to Anne Arundel County to fulfill her dream of becoming F ire Chief in her home department. Chief Wolford received her bachelor’s de gree from Shepherd University and a Master’s Degree in Management and Orga nizational Leadership from Western Governors University.

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    She recei ved her Paramedic certification from Anne Arundel Community College in 200 9 and continues to be a Nationally Registered Paramedic. She is a graduate of the Executive Fire Officer Program at the National Fire Academy and a graduate of the International Association of Fire Chief’s Fire Service Exe cutive Development Institute (FSEDI) and holds a CFO and CFM designation f rom the Center for Public Safety Excellence (CPSE). Chief Wolford is a mem ber of the International Association of Fire Chiefs Human Relations Commit tee\, Chair of the Professional Development Committee and the National Fir e Academy Liaison for the EFO Section Committee.

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    Event det ails:

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    When: Tuesday\, March 30\, 2021\; 9-10 a.m.

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    Where: Webinar via Zoom

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    *A personal\, one-time link to join the webinar will be sent out via emai l to all registrants the evening prior to the event.

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    (If you do not receive your link by 4 p.m.\, March 29\, please contact Lisa By rd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.)\n

    Cost: GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $50

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    A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact  Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.

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    For event and spo nsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.

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    Please submit y our questions for the speakers in advance using the event registration for m.

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    Register to attend.

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    Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-history-made-femal e-firsts/.

    X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Anne Arundel County Fire Department Fire Chief\,Anne Arundel County firsts\,Baltimore County firsts\,Baltimore County Police De partment Chief\,Chief Melissa R. Hyatt\,Dr. Linda Singh Major General\,Fir e Chief Trisha L. Wolford\,GBC newsmaker\,Howard County firsts\,Howard Cou nty Police Department Police Chief\,Maryland firsts\,Maryland history\,Mar yland National Guard\,Maryland Women\,Police Chief Lisa D. Myers\,Women Fi rsts\,Women making history\,Women's History Month X-COST:GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $50 X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-history-m ade-female-firsts/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-124690@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Business Community\,Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Join Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot and GBC President and CEO Don Fry for a GBC “members only” virtual roundtable concerning Marylan d’s fiscal outlook and the pandemic recovery.\nThe Comptroller will discus s the recent Maryland Board of Revenue Estimates meeting that updated reve nue estimates for the current and future fiscal years and share his perspe ctive on the state’s fiscal and economic outlook. Comptroller Franchot wil l also participate in a Question and Answer session providing attendees th e opportunity to ask questions regarding the state’s finances\, the money coming to the state from the Biden American Rescue Plan Act and how it is to be distributed\, and to express their thoughts and experiences on the p andemic\, economy and other top priorities.\nThe “Members Only” program is open to all employees of GBC member companies.\nEvent details:\nWhen: Tue sday\, April 6\, 2021\; 10-10:45 a.m.\nWhere: Virtual Meeting via Zoom\n*A personal\, one-time link to join the meeting will be sent out via email t o all registrants the evening prior to the event.\n(If you do not receive your link by 4 p.m.\, April 5\, please contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.or g or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.)\nCost: Free for all employees of GB C member companies. Registration required.\nFor event information\, contac t Jeremy Rosendale\, Director of Membership and External Affairs\, at jere myr@gbc.org.\nFor sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director o f Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\nPlease submit your questions in advance using the event registration form or send them to Jer emy Rosendale at jeremyr@gbc.org.\nRegister to attend.\nTickets: https://g bc.org/events/gbc-roundtable-comptroller-franchot-on-marylands-fiscal-outl ook-pandemic-recovery/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20210406T100000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20210406T104500 LOCATION:Virtual Meeting via Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:GBC Roundtable: Comptroller Franchot on Maryland’s Fiscal Outlook & Pandemic Recovery URL:https://gbc.org/event/gbc-roundtable-comptroller-franchot-on-marylands- fiscal-outlook-pandemic-recovery/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;https://gbc.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Compt roller_Peter_Franchot.jpg\;290\;363\,medium\;https://gbc.org/wp-content/up loads/2015/10/Comptroller_Peter_Franchot.jpg\;290\;363\,large\;https://gbc .org/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Comptroller_Peter_Franchot.jpg\;290\;363\, full\;https://gbc.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Comptroller_Peter_Francho t.jpg\;290\;363 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

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    Join Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot and G BC President and CEO Don Fry for a GBC “members only” virtual roundtable c oncerning Maryland’s fiscal outlook and the pandemic recovery.

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    The Comptroller will discuss the recent Maryland Board of Revenue Estimates m eeting that updated revenue estimates for the current and future fiscal ye ars and share his perspective on the state’s fiscal and economic outlook. Comptroller Franchot will also participate in a Question and Answer sessio n providing attendees the opportunity to ask questions regarding the state ’s finances\, the money coming to the state from the Biden American Rescue Plan Act and how it is to be distributed\, and to express their thoughts and experiences on the pandemic\, economy and other top priorities.

    \n< p>The “Members Only” program is open to all employees of GBC member compan ies.

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    Event details:

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    When : Tuesday\, April 6\, 2021\; 10-10:45 a.m.

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    Where: Virtual Meeting via Zoom

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    *A personal\, one-time link to j oin the meeting will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior to the event.

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    (If you do not receive your link by 4 p.m.\, April 5\, please contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org < /strong>or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.)

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    Cost: Free for all employees of GBC memb er companies. Registration required.

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    For event information\, conta ct Jeremy Rosendale\, Director of Membership and External Affairs\, at jeremyr@gbc.org.

    \n< p>For sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gb c.org.

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    Please submit your questions in advanc e using the event registration form or send them to Jeremy Rosendale at jeremyr@gbc.org.

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    Register to attend.

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    Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/gbc-roundtable-comptroller-f ranchot-on-marylands-fiscal-outlook-pandemic-recovery/.

    X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Board of Revenue Estimates\,Comptroller Franchot\,Cor onavirus Recovery\,Covid recovery\,fiscal outlook\,Maryland Comptroller\,M aryland economic outlook\,Maryland economy\,pandemic recovery\,Peter Franc hot X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/gbc-roundtable-comptroller-franchot-on -marylands-fiscal-outlook-pandemic-recovery/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-124595@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee Meeting\,Transportation and Mobility Co mmittee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to committee meetings\, email Tara Harris.\nZoom regist ration links will be available prior to each meeting. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20210415T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20210415T100000 LOCATION:Virtual Meeting via Zoom RDATE;TZID=America/New_York:20210609T083000 RDATE;TZID=America/New_York:20210715T083000 RDATE;TZID=America/New_York:20210922T083000 RDATE;TZID=America/New_York:20211027T083000 RDATE;TZID=America/New_York:20211208T083000 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Transportation and Mobility Committee Meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/transportation-and-mobility-committee-meeting-15/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    To RSVP to co mmittee meetings\, email Tara Harris.

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    Zoom registration links w ill be available prior to each meeting.

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee meeting\,GBC Transportation Committee\,tran sportation and mobility END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-125310@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee and the architects of Mayo r Brandon Scott’s new crime plan for Baltimore City for a discussion on th e Violence Prevention Framework and Plan.\nSpeakers:\n\nShantay Jackson\, Mayor’s Office of Neighborhood Safety & Engagement\nDr. Letitia Dzirasa\, Commissioner of Health\n\nShantay Jackson is the Director of the Mayor’s O ffice of Neighborhood Safety and Engagement. In this role\, Jackson is res ponsible for addressing violence as a public health issue\, serving as the accountability partner for all city agencies and local\, state and federa l partners\, delivering public safety policy recommendations\, and conduct ing meaningful engagement with Baltimore City’s neighborhoods in the work of coproducing safety.\nBefore becoming a member of the Mayor’s Cabinet\, Jackson spent almost 20 years in the private sector as an Assistant Vice P resident of Global Solutions & Technology at T. Rowe Price Associates and a Principal at Brown Advisory.\nJackson has served as the Executive Direct or at the Baltimore Community Mediation Center\, Community Engagement Liai son for the federal Baltimore Police Department Consent Decree\, Chief Ope rating Officer for The GBC Leadership and is the Founder and CEO of EVOLVE to Lead\, an organizational leadership development consultancy.\nJackson attended Villa Julie College\, majoring in Business Information Systems. S he is a certified mediator and large-group facilitator\, a licensed consul tant through the Maryland Association of Non-Profit Organizations\, and a  project management professional.   \nDr. Letitia Dzirasa joined Baltimore City government as the Commissioner of Health in March 2019. She is a tire less advocate for programs that support the overall health and well-being of all Baltimore city residents. Her special interests include obesity man agement and prevention\, trauma informed care in children and adolescents\ , and expanded use of technology to improve health outcomes.\nPrior to joi ning the Health Department\, Dr. Dzirasa worked at Fearless Solutions (Fea rless)\, a Baltimore based digital services firm that builds custom softwa re solutions for local and federal government clients. In her role at Fear less as Health Innovation Officer\, Dr. Dzirasa was responsible for managi ng the Healthcare IT (HIT) portfolio for the company and provided clinical subject matter expertise to HIT projects. Dr. Dzirasa also trained at The Johns Hopkins Hospital in pediatrics and worked as medical director for s chool-based health and quality at Baltimore Medical System from 2013-2016. \nIn addition to holding a B.S. from University of Maryland\, Baltimore Co unty in biological sciences\, Dr. Dzirasa graduated from Meharry Medical C ollege\, Summa Cum Laude\, in 2007.\nEvent details:\nWhen: Tuesday\, April 20\, 2021\; 8:30-9:30 a.m.\nWhere: Webinar via Zoom\n*A personal\, one-ti me link to join the meeting will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior to the event.\n(If you do not receive your link by April 19 at 4 p.m.\, please contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parri sh at karenp@gbc.org.)\nCost: GBC Members: $25\, Non-Members: $50\nA 72-ho ur cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tara h@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship i nformation\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Developme nt\, at lisab@gbc.org.\n\nPlease submit your questions for the speakers in advance using the event registration form.\nRegister to attend.\n\nTicket s: https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newmaker-speaker-series-mayor-scotts-violenc e-prevention-framework-and-plan/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20210420T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20210420T093000 LOCATION:Webinar via Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:GBC Newsmaker Speaker Series: Mayor Scott’s Violence Prevention Fra mework and Plan URL:https://gbc.org/event/gbc-newmaker-speaker-series-mayor-scotts-violence -prevention-framework-and-plan/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Police_Line_Crime_Sc ene-1024x683.jpg\;584\;390\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Police_Lin e_Crime_Scene-1024x683.jpg\;584\;390\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/P olice_Line_Crime_Scene-1024x683.jpg\;584\;390\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2 021/04/Police_Line_Crime_Scene-1024x683.jpg\;584\;390 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Police Line Crime Scene

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    Join the Greater Baltimore Committee and the architects of Mayor Brandon Scott’s new crime plan for B altimore City for a discussion on the Violence Prevention Framework and Pl an.

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    Speakers:

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    • Shantay Jackson\, Ma yor’s Office of Neighborhood Safety & Engagement
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    • Dr. Let itia Dzirasa\, Commissioner of Health
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    Shantay JacksonShantay Jackson is the Director of the Mayor’s Office of Neighborhood Safety and Engagement. In this role\, Jackson is responsible for addressing violence as a public health issue\, serving as the account ability partner for all city agencies and local\, state and federal partne rs\, delivering public safety policy recommendations\, and conducting mean ingful engagement with Baltimore City’s neighborhoods in the work of copro ducing safety.

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    Before becoming a member of the Mayor’s Cabinet\, J ackson spent almost 20 years in the private sector as an Assistant Vice Pr esident of Global Solutions & Technology at T. Rowe Price Associates and a Principal at Brown Advisory.

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    Jackson has served as the Executive Director at the Baltimore Community Mediation Center\, Community Engagemen t Liaison for the federal Baltimore Police Department Consent Decree\, Chi ef Operating Officer for The GBC Leadership and is the Founder and CEO of EVOLVE to Lead\, an organizational leadership development consultancy.

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    Jackson attended Villa Julie College\, majoring in Business Informati on Systems. She is a certified mediator and large-group facilitator\, a li censed consultant through the Maryland Association of Non-Profit Organizat ions\, and a project management professional.   

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    Dr. 
 Letitia DzirasaDr. Letitia Dzirasa joined Baltimore City government as the Commissioner of Health in March 2019. She is a tir eless advocate for programs that support the overall health and well-being of all Baltimore city residents. Her special interests include obesity ma nagement and prevention\, trauma informed care in children and adolescents \, and expanded use of technology to improve health outcomes.

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    Prio r to joining the Health Department\, Dr. Dzirasa worked at Fearless Soluti ons (Fearless)\, a Baltimore based digital services firm that builds custo m software solutions for local and federal government clients. In her role at Fearless as Health Innovation Officer\, Dr. Dzirasa was responsible fo r managing the Healthcare IT (HIT) portfolio for the company and provided clinical subject matter expertise to HIT projects. Dr. Dzirasa also traine d at The Johns Hopkins Hospital in pediatrics and worked as medical direct or for school-based health and quality at Baltimore Medical System from 20 13-2016.

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    In addition to holding a B.S. from University of Maryland \, Baltimore County in biological sciences\, Dr. Dzirasa graduated from Me harry Medical College\, Summa Cum Laude\, in 2007.

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    Event d etails:

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    When: Tuesday\, April 20\, 2021\ ; 8:30-9:30 a.m.

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    Where: Webinar via Zoom

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    *A personal\, one-time link to join the meeting will be sent out v ia email to all registrants the evening prior to the event.

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    (If you do not receive your link by April 19 at 4 p.m.\, please contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.)

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    Cost: GBC Members: $25\, N on-Members: $50

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    A 72-hour cancellation notice is requi red for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or K aren Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\n

    For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Directo r of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.

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    Please submit your questions for the speakers in advance using th e event registration form.

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    Register to attend.

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    Tickets : https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newmaker-speaker-series-mayor-scotts-violence -prevention-framework-and-plan/.

    X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Baltimore City crime\,Baltimore Crime\,Dr. Letitia Dz irasa\,Mayor Brandon Scott's crime plan\,Mayor Scott's crime plan\,Public Safety\,Shantay Jackson\,Violence Prevention Framework and Plan X-COST:GBC members: $25\, Non-members: $50 X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newmaker-speaker-series-mayor-scot ts-violence-prevention-framework-and-plan/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-124443@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Education and Workforce Committee CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:To RSVP to this committee meeting\, email Tara Harris. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20210422T090000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20210422T100000 LOCATION:Virtual Meeting via Zoom RDATE;TZID=America/New_York:20210610T090000 RDATE;TZID=America/New_York:20210720T090000 RDATE;TZID=America/New_York:20210909T090000 RDATE;TZID=America/New_York:20211021T090000 RDATE;TZID=America/New_York:20211209T090000 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Education and Workforce Committee Meeting URL:https://gbc.org/event/education-and-workforce-committee-meeting-16/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    To RSVP to th is committee meeting\, email Tara Harris.

    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Committee meeting\,Demaune Millard\,Education &\; Workforce\,Education and workforce END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-124674@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Establishing and maintaining a healthy workplace culture is the foundation of success. One of the most important\, and sometimes overlook ed\, investments employers can make is in their employees’ mental health. \nJoin the Greater Baltimore Committee as we hear from experts on the fron t lines on how employers can support employees and family members experien cing mental health issues\, the importance of breaking the stigma attached to mental health\, the costly impact of untreated mental health condition s on employers and the resources available in the greater Baltimore region .\nHear from:\n\nDr. Maria Mouratidis\, Clinical Director\, Comprehensive Outpatient Psychiatric Evaluation Service\, Sheppard Pratt\nSam Bierman\, Executive Director\, Co-Founder\, Maryland Addiction Recovery Center\nKris tin Whiting-Davis\, Behavioral Health Operations Manager\, Kaiser Permanen te\n\n \nMaria Mouratidis\, PsyD\, is a licensed clinical psychologist. Sh e has extensive clinical training and experience in providing psychotherap y and in conducting psychological and neurocognitive assessments in inpati ent\, intensive outpatient and outpatient settings. Dr. Mouratidis has rec eived formal training in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)\, and leads DB T programs and trainings.\nIn addition to expertise in providing DBT\, Dr. Mouratidis has substantial training in psychodynamic treatments from Yale University. Dr. Mouratidis has completed a fellowship in addiction and ne uroimaging at Yale University and has completed a fellowship in adult psyc hoanalysis at the Baltimore-Washington Institute of Psychoanalysis. She ha s expertise in treating trauma\, personality disorders\, and working with patients with neurocognitive disorders and traumatic brain injury.\nSam Bi erman is the Co-Founder and Executive Director of Maryland Addiction Recov ery Center (MARC). A graduate of Indiana University with a Bachelor’s of S cience in Business Management\, Bierman started his career in the behavior al health field as a Counselor Assistant at Caron Renaissance in Boca Rato n\, Fla. Working in direct client care\, medical administration and recove ry support\, Bierman worked his way up to Director of Operations for Caron Ocean Drive\, Caron Treatment Centers addiction treatment program focusin g on executive clientele.\nAs Executive Director of MARC\, Bierman is resp onsible for overseeing the entire clinical and administrative operations o f the organization. His clinical philosophies center around developing a s trong therapeutic alliance between the clinician and client\, as well as t reating addiction as a family disease. His entrepreneurial spirit allowed him to start MARC in 2013\, as well as become Co-Founder and CEO of Innovo Detox\, a MARC Treatment Center\, based in Pennsylvania.\nIn addition to MARC\, Bierman serves on the membership committee of the National Associat ion of Addiction Treatment Providers (NAATP)\, the board of directors of T he Phoenix Foundation of Maryland and Shalom Tikvah\, and was named a Balt imore Business Journal’s “40 Under 40” Class of 2019\, honoring Baltimore’ s emerging business leaders.\nKristin Whiting-Davis\, LCSW-C\, is a licens ed clinical social worker practicing in Maryland\, Virginia and Washington \, D.C.  Her primary role at Kaiser Permanente is Behavioral Health Operat ions Manager for the Baltimore service area. Previously\, she was a provid er of adult psychotherapy services at the Annapolis Medical Center. She ha s been with Kaiser Permanente since May 2018.\nWhiting-Davis is a graduate of West Virginia University with a bachelor’s degree in Social Work. She also earned a master’s degree in Social Work from Virginia Commonwealth Un iversity.\nPrior to working at Kaiser Permanente\, she worked with childre n\, teens\, families and adults in various settings. These include child w elfare\, community mental health\, private outpatient\, partial hospitaliz ation\, hospital emergency room and a special education school. She has co mpleted extensive hours of post-graduate training in cognitive behavior th erapy\, dialectical behavior therapy\, trauma-informed practices\, mindful ness-based stress reduction and motivational interviewing.\nEvent details: \nWhen: Tuesday\, May 4\, 2021\; 10-11 a.m.\nWhere: Webinar via Zoom\n*A p ersonal\, one-time link to join the meeting will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior to the event.\n(If you do not receive yo ur link by 4 p.m.\, May 3\, please contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or  Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.)\nCost: Free for GBC Members\, $25 for n on-members\n(This program is free for all employees of GBC member companie s.)\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Ha rris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and s ponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Busine ss Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\n\nPlease submit your questions for the speakers in advance using the event registration form.\nRegister to atten d.\n\nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/creating-a-healthy-workforce-recogni ze-respond-resources/. 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    Healthy Workforce

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    Establishing and maintain ing a healthy workplace culture is the foundation of success. One of the m ost important\, and sometimes overlooked\, investments employers can make is in their employees’ mental health.

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    Join the Greater Baltimore Committee as we hear from experts on the front lines on how employers can support employees and family members experiencing menta l health issues\, the importance of breaking the stigma attached to mental health\, the costly impact of untreated mental health conditions on emplo yers and the resources available in the greater Baltimore region.

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    Hear from:

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    When: Wednesday\, September 15\, 2021\; 8:30 a.m. shotgun start

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    Where: Greystone Golf Course\, 2115 White Hall Road\, White Hall\, Md.\, 21161

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    Cost: $250 individual golfer\, $850 foursome

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    Purchase a set of 3 mulligans for $25 in advance (w ith a limit of 1 set per player) until noon\, September 10.

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    Mullig ans will also be available for $10 each (with a limit of 2 mulligans per p layer) the day of the event.

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    Golf Classic Package Plans

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    “ACE” Package – $1\,300 — SOLD OUT

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  • Two complimentary foursomes.
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  • Company name displayed at r egistration.
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  • Company name displayed at two holes.
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  • Comp any name displayed on scoreboard\, scorecards\, carts and GBC website.
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  • Prominent mention during awards presentation.
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  • Company nam e displayed prominently in program.
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    “EAGLE” Packag e – $900 — SOLD OUT

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    • One complimentary foursome.\n
    • Company name displayed at registration.
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    • Company name dis played at one hole and at driving range.
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    • Company name listed in program and on GBC website.
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    “BIRDIE” Package – $50 0 — SOLD OUT

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    • Two complimentary golfers.
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    • Company name displayed at one hole.
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    “PAR” Package – $200

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    Not a golfer but interested in getting some extra exposure for the company? The Par Package is great for people who attend the event and are not golfing or do not attend but want to advertise!

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    • Company name displayed at one hole.
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    • Company name listed in program and on GBC website.
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    • Complimentary admission for two to awards luncheon after tournament.
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    To be eligible for a r efund\, the Greater Baltimore Committee requires a 72-hour cancellation no tice. Contact Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.< /div>\n

    For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Dire ctor of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org .

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    Register to attend.

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    See pictures from the 2020 GBC Golf Classic here.

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    Sponsors:

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    Golf Ball Sponsor

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    SECU logo

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    Golf Cart Sponsor

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    Coca-Cola Consolidated

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    Breakfast Sponsor

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    Harford Co
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    Luncheon Sponsor

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    Ravens logo

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    Beverage Cart Sponsor

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    Douglas Memorial 2021

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    Driving Range Sponsor

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    Coca-Cola Conso
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    Closest to the Pin Sponsor

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    Duckp
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    Ace Package

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    First National Bank
    \nGorman & Williams
    \nMaryland Ce nter for Hospitality Training
    \nNelson Mullins Riley & S carborough LLP
    \nTowson University

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    Eagle Pa ckage

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    BD Life Sciences – Integr ated Diagnostic Solutions
    \nEdwards & Hill Office Furni ture
    \nHeritage Properties Inc.
    \nMorris & Ritchie A ssociates\, Inc.
    \nNortheast Maglev
    \nSouthway Build ers\, Inc.
    \nVehicles for Change

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    Birdie Package

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    The Electric Motor Repair Company

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    \n X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:2021 Golf Classic\,gbc golf classic\,gbc golf tournam ent\,Golf Classic 2021\,mulligans X-COST:$250 individual golfer\, $850 foursome END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-125794@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Business Community\,Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:In this interactive session\, attendees will learn about being a more effective and impactful listener.\nThe following topics will be exp lored:\n\nIdentify and understand the three types of listeners. What type of listener are you?\nAssess and adapt leadership style going forward.\nEx plore lessons learned from 2020 and 2021 to ensure that past mistakes are not repeated.\nAre you supervising too much and not leading enough? Unders tand the four hats of leadership and how you can better direct your focus. \nOpen forum discussion on leadership collaboration.\n\nChris McDonell is President of McDonell Consulting Group\, a licensed Sandler Training cente r based in Baltimore. McDonell\, who has more than 25 years of experience in sales and executive leadership\, has worked throughout the U.S. for lea ding financial institutions\, including Morgan Stanley\, Citigroup and The Associates. McDonell has been with Sandler Training since 2008 and has fo rmed long-term partnerships with small and large companies.\n\nEvent detai ls:\nWhen: Wednesday\, September 22\, 2021\; 10 a.m.\nWhere: Virtual Meeti ng via Zoom\n*A personal\, one-time link to join the meeting will be sent out via email to all registrants the afternoon prior to the event.\n(If yo u do not receive your link by September 21 at 4 p.m. please contact Tara H arris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.)\nCost: GBC Mem bers: $25\, Non-members: $45\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required fo r refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@ gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Dire ctor of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\nRegister to a ttend.\nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/professional-development-workshop- with-chris-mcdonell-communications-active-listening-storytelling-and-you-i nc/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20210922T100000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20210922T110000 LOCATION:Virtual Meeting via Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Professional Development Workshop with Chris McDonell: Communicatio ns\, Active Listening\, Storytelling and You\, Inc. URL:https://gbc.org/event/professional-development-workshop-with-chris-mcdo nell-communications-active-listening-storytelling-and-you-inc/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;https://gbc.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/commu nicationsfb3b-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306\,medium\;https://gbc.org/wp-content/u ploads/2021/04/communicationsfb3b-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306\,large\;https://g bc.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/communicationsfb3b-1024x536.jpg\;584\;30 6\,full\;https://gbc.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/communicationsfb3b-102 4x536.jpg\;584\;306 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n
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    In this interactive session\, attendees will learn about being a more effective and impactful listener.

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    Chris McDonellC hris McDonell is President of McDonell Consulting Group\, a licensed Sandl er Training center based in Baltimore. McDonell\, who has more than 25 yea rs of experience in sales and executive leadership\, has worked throughout the U.S. for leading financial institutions\, including Morgan Stanley\, Citigroup and The Associates. McDonell has been with Sandler Training sinc e 2008 and has formed long-term partnerships with small and large companie s.

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    When: Wednesday\, September 22\, 2021\; 10 a.m.

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    Where: Virtual Meeting via Zoom

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    *A personal\, one-time li nk to join the meeting will be sent out via email to all registrants the a fternoon prior to the event.

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    (If you do not receive your link by September 21 at 4 p.m. please contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org< /a> or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.)

    \n< p>Cost: GBC Members: $25\, Non-members: $45

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    A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.

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    For event and sponsors hip information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Deve lopment\, at lisab@gbc.org.

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    Register to attend.

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    Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/ professional-development-workshop-with-chris-mcdonell-communications-activ e-listening-storytelling-and-you-inc/.

    X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:active listening\,business leadership\,business manag ement\,Chris McDonell\,Corporate Communications\,management training\,McDo nell Consulting Group\,Sandler Training X-COST:GBC Members: $25\, Non-members: $45 X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/professional-development-workshop-with -chris-mcdonell-communications-active-listening-storytelling-and-you-inc/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-127672@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/baltimore-womens-advisory-board-the-impact-o f-covid-19-on-women-in-the-workplace-lessons-learned/ DESCRIPTION: \n \n\nEarlier this year\, the Greater Baltimore Committee’s B altimore Women’s Advisory Board (BWAB) conducted a study to investigate th e nationally reported impacts of COVID-19 on employees\, particularly wome n\, in the workforce.\nJoin us as we discuss the initial findings led by A ssistant Professor at Towson University R. Gabrielle “Gabby” Swab\, Ph.D.\ , PMP. Dr. Swab will share survey results including correlation patterns a s well as qualitative and quantitative findings. This is a discussion you will not want to miss.\nThere will be a question-and-answer session follow ing the presentation.\nEvent details:\nWhen: Thursday\, October 14\, 2021\ ; 1-2 p.m.\nWhere: Webinar via Zoom\n*A personal\, one-time link to join t he event will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior t o the event.\n(If you do not receive your link the afternoon prior to the event\, please contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org.)\nCost: Free for GBC Members\, $25 for non-members. Registration is required.\nA 72-hour cancel lation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org .\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\nThe Baltimore Women’ s Advisory Board (BWAB) mission is to support\, advance and retain women i n the Baltimore market and ensure Baltimore emerges as a role model for eq uality in the workplace. Click here for more information.\nRegister to att end.\nSponsors\nTitle:\n\nAmbassador:\n       \nSignature:\n\nProgram:\n\n Ally:\n\nMedia: \n      \n \nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/baltimore-wom ens-advisory-board-the-impact-of-covid-19-on-women-in-the-workplace-lesson s-learned/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20211014T130000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20211014T140000 LOCATION:Webinar via Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board: The Impact of COVID-19 on Women i n the Workplace & Lessons Learned URL:https://gbc.org/event/baltimore-womens-advisory-board-the-impact-of-cov id-19-on-women-in-the-workplace-lessons-learned/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/WhatweLearnedFB-1024 x538.png\;584\;307\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/WhatweLearnedFB-10 24x538.png\;584\;307\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/WhatweLearnedFB-1 024x538.png\;584\;307\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/WhatweLearnedFB-1 024x538.png\;584\;307 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

     

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    Earlier this year\, the Greater Baltimore Committee’s Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board (BWAB) conducted a study to investigate the nationally reported impacts of COVID-19 on employees\, particularly wo men\, in the workforce.

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    Join us as we discuss the initial findings led by Assistant Professor at Towson University R. Gabrielle “Gabby” Swab \, Ph.D.\, PMP. Dr. Swab will share survey results including correlation p atterns as well as qualitative and quantitative findings. This is a discus sion you will not want to miss.

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    There will be a question-and-answe r session following the presentation.

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    Event details:

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    When: Thursday\, October 14\, 2021\; 1-2 p.m.

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    Where: Webinar via Zoom

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    *A perso nal\, one-time link to join the event will be sent out via email to all re gistrants the evening prior to the event.

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    (If you do not receive your link the afternoon prior to the event\, please contact Tara H arris at tarah@gbc.org.)

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    Cost : Free for GBC Members\, $25 for non-members. Registration is required.

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    A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Co ntact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org.

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    For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of E vents and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.

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    The Balt imore Women’s Advisory Board (BWAB) mission is to support\, advance and re tain women in the Baltimore market and ensure Baltimore emerges as a role model for equality in the workplace. Click here for more information.

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    X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:#bWomen\,Baltimore Women's Advisory Board\,BWAB\,COVI D impact\,COVID-19\,Women in the Workplace X-COST:Free for GBC Members\, $25 for non-members X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/baltimore-womens-advisory-board-the-im pact-of-covid-19-on-women-in-the-workplace-lessons-learned/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-127676@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-census-2020-the -regional-demographics-baltimore-citys-declining-population/ DESCRIPTION:You’re invited to join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a di scussion on the recent release of the Census 2020 results\, the changing p opulation dynamics of the Greater Baltimore region and a “drill down” on t he declining population of Baltimore City and its neighborhoods.\nSpeakers : \n\nSeema D. Iyer\, Ph.D — Associate Director\, Jacob France Institute\, University of Baltimore — will discuss specific population changes in Bal timore neighborhoods.\nAnnie Milli — Executive Director\, Live Baltimore — will discuss housing inventory as a growth strategy and positive aspects of 2020 Census data.\nDonald C. Fry — President & CEO of Greater Baltimore Committee — will provide an initial discussion of regional population and demographic changes over the past decades.\n\nMaterials to further the di scussion:\n\nViewpoint: Latest Baltimore census data isn’t all bad news\nA n Analysis of Baltimore City’s Residential Market Potential\n\nSeema D. Iy er PhD is Associate Director and research professor for the Jacob France I nstitute (JFI) in the University of Baltimore’s Merrick School of Business . Dr. Iyer oversees the Baltimore Neighborhood Indicators Alliance at JFI\ , which is also part of the Urban Institute’s National Neighborhood Indica tors Partnership of sites that provide longitudinal\, community-based data on demographics\, housing\, crime\, education and sustainability. Her res earch focuses on the role of planning and data sharing in community empowe rment and collaborative public innovation processes. From 2016-2017\, she served as a consultant to the Baltimore Mayor’s Office of Information Tech nology on the city’s Open Data program.\n \nAnnie Milli is the Executive D irector of Live Baltimore\, a nationally recognized 501(c)(3) Residential Marketing Organization. A self-described “accidental urbanist\,” Milli beg an her career as an art director and executive in the field of commercial advertising. She managed Live Baltimore’s marketing division from 2013 to 2017\, during which time she helped lead Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake’s “Grow Baltimore” initiative. Milli later served on Baltimore City Public S chools’ Enrollment Taskforce\, as Chair of its Marketing and Public Relati ons Work Group. She has also chaired Baltimore City’s Middle Neighborhoods Work Group on behalf of the Mayor’s Office. Milli is passionate about cit y living\, data-driven solutions and achieving population growth in Baltim ore City.\nEvent details:\nWhen: Tuesday\, October 19\, 2021\; 8:30 a.m.\n Where: Webinar via Zoom\n*A personal\, one-time link to join the webinar w ill be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior to the even t.\n(If you do not receive your link by 4 p.m.\, October 18\, please conta ct Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org.)\nCost: GBC members: $25\, non-members: $ 50\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Har ris at tarah@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lis a Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\n Please submit your questions for the panelists in advance using the event registration form.\nRegister to attend.\nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/g bc-newsmaker-speaker-series-census-2020-the-regional-demographics-baltimor e-citys-declining-population/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20211019T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20211019T100000 LOCATION:Webinar via Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:GBC Newsmaker Speaker Series: Census 2020 — The Regional Demographi cs & Baltimore City’s Declining Population URL:https://gbc.org/event/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-census-2020-the-regi onal-demographics-baltimore-citys-declining-population/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/USCensusBaltimoreFB- 1024x536.jpg\;584\;306\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/USCensusBaltim oreFB-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/USCensusB altimoreFB-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/USCen susBaltimoreFB-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

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    You’re invited to join the Greater Baltimore Com mittee for a discussion on the recent release of the Census 2020 results\, the changing population dynamics of the Greater Baltimore region and a “d rill down” on the declining population of Baltimore City and its neighborh oods.

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 imoreSeema D . Iyer PhD is Associate Director and research professor for the J acob France Institute (JFI) in the University of Baltimore’s Merrick Schoo l of Business. Dr. Iyer oversees the Baltimore Neighborhood Indicators All iance at JFI\, which is also part of the Urban Institute’s National Neighb orhood Indicators Partnership of sites that provide longitudinal\, communi ty-based data on demographics\, housing\, crime\, education and sustainabi lity. Her research focuses on the role of planning and data sharing in com munity empowerment and collaborative public innovation processes. From 201 6-2017\, she served as a consultant to the Baltimore Mayor’s Office of Inf ormation Technology on the city’s Open Data program.

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 ive BaltimoreAnnie Milli is the Executive Director of Live Baltim ore\, a nationally recognized 501(c)(3) Residential Marketing Organization . A self-described “accidental urbanist\,” Milli began her career as an ar t director and executive in the field of commercial advertising. She manag ed Live Baltimore’s marketing division from 2013 to 2017\, during which ti me she helped lead Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake’s “Grow Baltimore” initi ative. Milli later served on Baltimore City Public Schools’ Enrollment Tas kforce\, as Chair of its Marketing and Public Relations Work Group. She ha s also chaired Baltimore City’s Middle Neighborhoods Work Group on behalf of the Mayor’s Office. Milli is passionate about city living\, data-driven solutions and achieving population growth in Baltimore City.

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    When: Tuesday\, Octob er 19\, 2021\; 8:30 a.m.

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    Where: Webinar via Zoom< /p>\n

    *A personal\, one-time link to join the webinar will be se nt out via email to all registrants the evening prior to the event.

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    (If you do not receive your link by 4 p.m.\, October 18\, pleas e contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org.)

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    Cost: GBC members: $25\, non-members: $50

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    A 72 -hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at < a href='mailto:tarah@gbc.org'>tarah@gbc.org.

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    For even t and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.

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    Please submit your questions for the panelists in advance using the event registration form.

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    Registe r to attend.

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    Tickets: https:/ /gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-census-2020-the-regional-demo graphics-baltimore-citys-declining-population/.

    X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:2020 Census\,Annie Milli\,Baltimore neighborhoods\,Ba ltimore population decline\,Census\,Census 2020\,Jacob France Institute\,L ive Baltimore\,Seema D. Iyer\,University of Baltimore X-COST:GBC members: $25\, non-members: $50 X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-census-20 20-the-regional-demographics-baltimore-citys-declining-population/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-127682@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/economic-outlook-conference-2022/ DESCRIPTION:Join us for this virtual conference as we hear from top fiscal experts who will discuss the current economic status and trends of the sta te and national economy\, post-pandemic recovery outlook and more.\nPaneli sts include:\nTom Barkin – President and CEO\, Federal Reserve Bank of Ric hmond\nBarkin is President and Chief Executive Officer of the Federal Rese rve Bank of Richmond (a.k.a. Richmond Fed). He joined the Richmond Fed in January 2018. Barkin served as a voting member in 2018 on the Federal Rese rve’s chief monetary policy body\, the Federal Open Market Committee.\nPri or to joining the Richmond Fed\, Barkin was a senior partner and chief fin ancial officer at McKinsey & Company\, a worldwide management consulting f irm. Barkin also served on the Board of Directors for the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta from 2009 to 2014 and was the Board’s Chairman from 2013 t o 2014. Barkin holds bachelor\, master and law degrees from Harvard Univer sity.\nMark Vaselkiv — Vice President and Chief Investment Officer\, Fixed Income Division\, T. Rowe Price\nVaselkiv is the Chief Investment Officer of the Fixed Income Division. He is a member of the Asset Allocation Comm ittee. Vaselkiv is a Vice President of T. Rowe Price Group\, Inc.\, T. Row e Price Associates\, Inc. and T. Rowe Price Trust Company.\nHis investment experience began in 1984\, and he has been with T. Rowe Price since 1988\ , beginning in the Fixed Income Division as a high yield corporate credit analyst\, with a special focus on forest products and gaming. In 1996\, he was appointed to the High Yield Portfolio Management team. Prior to this\ , Vaselkiv was a credit analyst and a Vice President at Shenkman Capital M anagement and a credit analyst at Prudential Insurance Company.\nHe earned a B.A. in political science from Wheaton College and an M.B.A. in finance from New York University\, Stern School of Business.\nAnirban Basu — Chai rman and CEO\, Sage Policy Group\nBasu has been twice recognized as one of Maryland’s most influential people and has been named one of the Baltimor e region’s 20 most powerful business leaders. He serves as the Chairman of the Maryland Economic Development Commission\, teaches global strategy at Johns Hopkins University and serves the Chief Economist function for seve ral organizations across the country.\nBasu serves as Chairman and CEO of Sage\, an economic and policy consulting firm in Baltimore that he founded in 2004. Basu served as the Chief Economist to Associated Builders and Co ntractors and as Chief Economic adviser to the Construction Financial Mana gement Association.\nBasu earned his B.S. in Foreign Service at Georgetown University. He earned his Master’s in Public Policy from Harvard Universi ty’s John F. Kennedy School of Government and his Master’s in Economics fr om the University of Maryland\, College Park. He earned his Juris Doctor a t the University of Maryland School of Law in 2003. His doctoral work in h ealth economics has taken place at UMBC.\nMore speakers to be announced.\n Event details:\nWhen: Friday\, October 22\, 2021\; 8:30 a.m.\nWhere: Webin ar via Zoom\nCost: Member individuals: $25\, Non-member individuals: $50\n A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa By rd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\nPlea se submit your questions to the panelists in advance on the registration p age or to Lisa Byrd at lisab@gbc.org.\nRegister to attend.\nSponsors:\nAmb assador:\n      \nSignature:\n    \nPatron:\n              \nMedia:\n      \nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/economic-outlook-conference-2022/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20211022T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20211022T100000 LOCATION:Webinar via Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Economic Outlook Conference 2022 URL:https://gbc.org/event/economic-outlook-conference-2022/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/barkin_photo-300x200 .jpg\;174\;116\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/barkin_photo-300x200.j pg\;174\;116\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/barkin_photo-300x200.jpg\ ;174\;116\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/barkin_photo-300x200.jpg\;174 \;116 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Join us for t his virtual conference as we hear from top fiscal experts who will discuss the current economic status and trends of the state and national economy\ , post-pandemic recovery outlook and more.

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    Tom Barkin – P resident and CEO\, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
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    Prior to joining the Richmond Fed\, Barkin was a senior partner and chief financial officer at McKinsey & Company\, a worldwide management consulting firm. B arkin also served on the Board of Directors for the Federal Reserve Bank o f Atlanta from 2009 to 2014 and was the Board’s Chairman from 2013 to 2014 . Barkin holds bachelor\, master and law degrees from Harvard University.< /p>\n

    Mark VaselkivMark Vaselkiv — Vice President and Chief Investment Officer\, Fixed Income Division\, T. Rowe Price

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    Vaselkiv is the Chief Investment Officer of the Fix ed Income Division. He is a member of the Asset Allocation Committee. Vase lkiv is a Vice President of T. Rowe Price Group\, Inc.\, T. Rowe Price Ass ociates\, Inc. and T. Rowe Price Trust Company.

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    His investment exp erience began in 1984\, and he has been with T. Rowe Price since 1988\, be ginning in the Fixed Income Division as a high yield corporate credit anal yst\, with a special focus on forest products and gaming. In 1996\, he was appointed to the High Yield Portfolio Management team. Prior to this\, Va selkiv was a credit analyst and a Vice President at Shenkman Capital Manag ement and a credit analyst at Prudential Insurance Company.

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    He ear ned a B.A. in political science from Wheaton College and an M.B.A. in fina nce from New York University\, Stern School of Business.

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    Basu has b een twice recognized as one of Maryland’s most influential people and has been named one of the Baltimore region’s 20 most powerful business leaders . He serves as the Chairman of the Maryland Economic Development Commissio n\, teaches global strategy at Johns Hopkins University and serves the Chi ef Economist function for several organizations across the country.

    \n< p>Basu serves as Chairman and CEO of Sage\, an economic and policy consult ing firm in Baltimore that he founded in 2004. Basu served as the Chief Ec onomist to Associated Builders and Contractors and as Chief Economic advis er to the Construction Financial Management Association.

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    Basu earn ed his B.S. in Foreign Service at Georgetown University. He earned his Mas ter’s in Public Policy from Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government and his Master’s in Economics from the University of Maryland\ , College Park. He earned his Juris Doctor at the University of Maryland S chool of Law in 2003. His doctoral work in health economics has taken plac e at UMBC.

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    Event details:

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    When: Friday\, October 2 2\, 2021\; 8:30 a.m.

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    Where: Webinar via Zoom

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    Cost: Member individuals: $25\, Non-member individua ls: $50

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    A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org.

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    For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Busin ess Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.

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    Please submit your questi ons to the panelists in advance on the registration page or to Lisa Byrd a t lisab@gbc.org.
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    Register to attend.

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    Sponsors:

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    Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/econ omic-outlook-conference-2022/.

    X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Economic Outlook\,Economic Outlook Summit\,Federal Re serve Bank of Richmond\,Mark Vaselkiv\,Maryland economic outlook\,T. Rowe Price\,Tom Barkin X-COST:Member individuals: $25\, Non-member individuals: $50 X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/economic-outlook-conference-2022/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-127722@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Bridging the Gap\,Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/2021-bridging-the-gap-achievement-awards-bre akfast/ DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee to honor the nominees and winners of the 2021 Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards.\nEach year\, thro ugh the Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards\, the GBC recognizes exception al majority\, minority and women-owned businesses and executives who nurtu re the development of minority and women-owned businesses in Greater Balti more and Maryland.\nSee a list of previous winners here.\nEvent details:  \nWhen: Wednesday\, November 10\, 2021\; 8:30-10 a.m.\nWhere: Morgan State University — Calvin and Tina Tyler Hall\, University Student Center — E. Cold Spring Lane\, Baltimore\, Md.\, 21218\nCost:  GBC members: $30\, Non- members: $50\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contac t Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, c ontact Kam Bridges\, Policy Associate\, at kamb@gbc.org or Lisa Byrd\, Dir ector of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\nRegister to attend.\nSponsors:\nAmbassador Sponsors\n                  \nSignature Spo nsors \n  \nGold Sponsor\n\nSupporting Sponsor\n\nMedia Sponsors\n      \n Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/2021-bridging-the-gap-achievement-awards-b reakfast/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20211110T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20211110T100000 LOCATION:Morgan State University @ Calvin and Tina Tyler Hall\, University Student Center — E. Cold Spring Lane\, Baltimore\, Md.\, 21218 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:2021 Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards Breakfast URL:https://gbc.org/event/2021-bridging-the-gap-achievement-awards-breakfas t/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/BTG202FBnew-1024x536 .jpg\;584\;306\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/BTG202FBnew-1024x536.j pg\;584\;306\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/BTG202FBnew-1024x536.jpg\ ;584\;306\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/BTG202FBnew-1024x536.jpg\;584 \;306 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards

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    Join the Greater Baltimore Committee to honor the nominees and winners of the 2021 Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards.

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    Each year\, through the Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards\, the GBC recognizes exceptional major ity\, minority and women-owned businesses and executives who nurture the d evelopment of minority and women-owned businesses in Greater Baltimore and Maryland.

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    See a list of previous winners here.

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    Ev ent details: 

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    When: Wednesday\, November 10\, 2021\; 8:30-10 a.m.

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    Where: Morgan State Uni versity — Calvin and Tina Tyler Hall\, University Student Center — E. Cold Spring Lane\, Baltimore\, Md.\, 21218

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    Cost:  GBC members: $30\, Non-members: $50

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    A 72-hour cancellatio n notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org.

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    For event and sponsorship information\, contact Kam Bridges\, P olicy Associate\, at kamb@gbc.org or Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.

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    Register to attend.

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    Sponsors :

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    Ambassador Sponsors

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    BGE                  UMMS logo

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    Signature Sponsors

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      Southwest

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    Gold Sponsor

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    McCormick

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    < strong>Supporting Sponsor

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    Media Sponsors

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       Maryland Daily Record 2021 logo

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    Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/2021-bridging-the-gap-achievement- awards-breakfast/.

    X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Awards Breakfast\,Bridging the Gap\,Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards\,BTG Awards\,minority businesses\,Women-owned businesse s X-COST:GBC members: $30\, Non-members: $50 X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/2021-bridging-the-gap-achievement-awar ds-breakfast/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-127807@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-marylands-hbcus -hubs-of-innovation-and-excellence/ DESCRIPTION:Record Investments in Historically Black Colleges and Universit ies are Changing Their Role\nPictured: Dr. David Wilson\, Dr. Anthony Jenk ins\, Dr. Aminta Breaux (left to right)\nJoin the Greater Baltimore Commit tee and three presidents of Maryland’s Historically Black Colleges and Uni versities (HBCUs) for a discussion on the increasing emphasis on the impor tance of HBCUs and what additional funding will mean for HBCUs.\nFeaturing :\n\nPresident David Wilson\, Morgan State University\nPresident Anthony J enkins\, Coppin State University\nPresident Aminta H. Breaux\, Bowie State University\n\nDr. David Wilson\, the 10th President of Morgan State Unive rsity\, has more than 30 years of experience in higher education administr ation. Dr. Wilson holds four academic degrees: a Bachelor of Science degre e in political science and a Master of Science degree in education from Tu skegee University\; a Master of Education degree in educational planning a nd administration from Harvard University and a Master of Education degree in administration\, planning and social policy from Harvard University.\n Prior to Morgan\, he was Chancellor of the University of Wisconsin College s and the University of Wisconsin–Extension. Before that\, he held numerou s other administrative posts in academia\, including: Vice President for U niversity Outreach and Associate Provost at Auburn University\, and Associ ate Provost of Rutgers\, the State University of New Jersey. Dr. Wilson’s tenure as President of Morgan State University began on July 1\, 2010.\nTh e university’s highlights under Dr. Wilson’s leadership include the contin uation of Morgan’s status as the No. 1 HBCU in production of Fulbright sch olars and grantees\, with 149 awarded in 44 countries around the world\; a nd the elevation of Morgan from a moderate research classification of R3 t o an elevated classification of R2\, a status reserved for doctoral univer sities with high research activity.\nDr. Anthony L. Jenkins\, Ph.D.\, beca me the 8th President of Coppin State University (CSU) on May 26\, 2020. He is an established higher education leader and advocate committed to creat ing higher education opportunities for all students\, especially culturall y under-represented groups.\nDr. Jenkins came to CSU from West Virginia St ate University (WVSU)\, a historically black land-grant research universit y near Charleston\, W.V.\, where he served as president from July 2016 unt il May 2020. Prior to WVSU\, Dr. Jenkins was Vice President for Student Af fairs and Enrollment Management at the University of Maryland Eastern Shor e and was the Senior Associate Vice President for the University of Centra l Florida.\nHis career includes serving at Jackson State University\, befo re joining Virginia Tech’s Housing and Residence Life\, and later the Offi ce of the Dean of Students. He remained at Virginia Tech until becoming th e Assistant Dean of Students of Northeastern Illinois University. He later served as the Dean of Students at the University of North Carolina Wilmin gton\; and was recruited to serve as the Dean of Students at the Universit y of Houston-Clear Lake.\nA United States Army veteran\, Dr. Jenkins began his path to higher education as a first generation college graduate of Fa yetteville State University. He earned a master’s degree from North Caroli na Central University and a Doctorate from Virginia Tech University.\nDr. Aminta H. Breaux has served as the visionary 10th president of Bowie State University since July 2017. She initiated a university-wide focus to infu se entrepreneurship education across the disciplines and has led the effor t to build an Entrepreneurship Living Learning Community\, slated to open in fall 2021. She is dedicated to building on the legacy and rich history of Maryland’s oldest historically Black university with a strategic focus on ensuring the long-term viability of the institution.\nDr. Breaux is a l eading voice in 21st century education and has been tapped to serve in mul tiple leadership roles. She was appointed to the President’s Board of Advi sors on Historically Black Colleges and Universities and the Governor’s P- 20 Leadership Council of Maryland. She is Vice Chair for the Board of Dire ctors for the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA). Prior t o joining Bowie State\, Dr. Breaux served as Vice President for advancemen t for Millersville University\, where she oversaw fundraising\, alumni eng agement\, event management and external relations. Previously\, she was Vi ce President for student affairs at Millersville University.\nShe holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Temple University\, a master’s degree in psychological services in education from the University of Pennsylvani a\, and a doctorate in counseling psychology from Temple University. She i s also a graduate of the Harvard Institute for Executive Management and th e American Association for State Colleges and Universities Millennium Lead ership Institute.\nEvent details:\nWhen: Monday\, November 15\, 2021\; 8:3 0-10 a.m.\nWhere: Webinar via Zoom\n*A personal\, one-time link to join th e webinar will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior to the event.\n(If you do not receive your link by 4 p.m. Nov. 12\, please contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org.)\nCost: GBC members: $25\, non-memb ers: $50\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Ta ra Harris at tarah@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, conta ct Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc. org.\nPlease submit your questions for the panelists in advance using the event registration form.\nRegister to attend.\nTickets: https://gbc.org/ev ents/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-marylands-hbcus-hubs-of-innovation-and-e xcellence/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20211115T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20211115T100000 LOCATION:Webinar via Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:GBC Newsmaker Speaker Series: Maryland’s HBCUs — Hubs of Innovation and Excellence URL:https://gbc.org/event/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-marylands-hbcus-hubs -of-innovation-and-excellence/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;https://gbc.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/HBCUS fb-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306\,medium\;https://gbc.org/wp-content/uploads/2021 /10/HBCUSfb-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306\,large\;https://gbc.org/wp-content/uplo ads/2021/10/HBCUSfb-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306\,full\;https://gbc.org/wp-conte nt/uploads/2021/10/HBCUSfb-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Record Investments in Historically Black Colleges and Universities are Changing Their Role

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    HBCU PresidentsPictured: Dr. David Wilson\, Dr. Anthony Jenkins\, Dr. Aminta Breau x (left to right)
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    Join the Greater Baltimore Committee and t hree presidents of Maryland’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) for a discussion on the increasing emphasis on the importance of HBCUs and what additional funding will mean for HBCUs.

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    Fea turing:

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    • President David Wilson\, Morgan State Univ ersity
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    • President Anthony Jenkins\, Coppin State University
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    • President Aminta H. Breaux\, Bowie State University
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    Dr. David Wilson\, the 10th President of Morgan State Uni versity\, has more than 30 years of experience in higher education adminis tration. Dr. Wilson holds four academic degrees: a Bachelor of Science deg ree in political science and a Master of Science degree in education from Tuskegee University\; a Master of Education degree in educational planning and administration from Harvard University and a Master of Education degr ee in administration\, planning and social policy from Harvard University.

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    Prior to Morgan\, he was Chancellor of the University of Wisconsi n Colleges and the University of Wisconsin–Extension. Before that\, he hel d numerous other administrative posts in academia\, including: Vice Presid ent for University Outreach and Associate Provost at Auburn University\, a nd Associate Provost of Rutgers\, the State University of New Jersey. Dr. Wilson’s tenure as President of Morgan State University began on July 1\, 2010.

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    The university’s highlights under Dr. Wilson’s leadership in clude the continuation of Morgan’s status as the No. 1 HBCU in production of Fulbright scholars and grantees\, with 149 awarded in 44 countries arou nd the world\; and the elevation of Morgan from a moderate research classi fication of R3 to an elevated classification of R2\, a status reserved for doctoral universities with high research activity.

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    Dr. An thony L. Jenkins\, Ph.D.\, became the 8th President of Coppin Sta te University (CSU) on May 26\, 2020. He is an established higher educatio n leader and advocate committed to creating higher education opportunities for all students\, especially culturally under-represented groups.

    \n< p>Dr. Jenkins came to CSU from West Virginia State University (WVSU)\, a h istorically black land-grant research university near Charleston\, W.V.\, where he served as president from July 2016 until May 2020. Prior to WVSU\ , Dr. Jenkins was Vice President for Student Affairs and Enrollment Manage ment at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore and was the Senior Associ ate Vice President for the University of Central Florida.

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    His care er includes serving at Jackson State University\, before joining Virginia Tech’s Housing and Residence Life\, and later the Office of the Dean of St udents. He remained at Virginia Tech until becoming the Assistant Dean of Students of Northeastern Illinois University. He later served as the Dean of Students at the University of North Carolina Wilmington\; and was recru ited to serve as the Dean of Students at the University of Houston-Clear L ake.

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    A United States Army veteran\, Dr. Jenkins began his path to higher education as a first generation college graduate of Fayetteville St ate University. He earned a master’s degree from North Carolina Central Un iversity and a Doctorate from Virginia Tech University.

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    Dr . Aminta H. Breaux has served as the visionary 10th president of Bowie State University since July 2017. She initiated a university-wide fo cus to infuse entrepreneurship education across the disciplines and has le d the effort to build an Entrepreneurship Living Learning Community\, slat ed to open in fall 2021. She is dedicated to building on the legacy and ri ch history of Maryland’s oldest historically Black university with a strat egic focus on ensuring the long-term viability of the institution.

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    Dr. Breaux is a leading voice in 21st century education and has been tapp ed to serve in multiple leadership roles. She was appointed to the Preside nt’s Board of Advisors on Historically Black Colleges and Universities and the Governor’s P-20 Leadership Council of Maryland. She is Vice Chair for the Board of Directors for the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Associati on (CIAA). Prior to joining Bowie State\, Dr. Breaux served as Vice Presid ent for advancement for Millersville University\, where she oversaw fundra ising\, alumni engagement\, event management and external relations. Previ ously\, she was Vice President for student affairs at Millersville Univers ity.

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    She holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Temple Unive rsity\, a master’s degree in psychological services in education from the University of Pennsylvania\, and a doctorate in counseling psychology from Temple University. She is also a graduate of the Harvard Institute for Ex ecutive Management and the American Association for State Colleges and Uni versities Millennium Leadership Institute.

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    Event details:< /strong>

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    When: Monday\, November 15\, 2021\; 8:30 -10 a.m.

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    Where: Webinar via Zoom

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    *A personal\, one-time link to join the webinar will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior to the event.

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    (If y ou do not receive your link by 4 p.m. Nov. 12\, please contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org.)

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    Cost: GBC members: $25\, non-members: $50

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    A 72-hour cancellation no tice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org.

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    For event and sponsorship inf ormation\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development \, at lisab@gbc.org.

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    Please sub mit your questions for the panelists in advance using the event registrati on form.

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    Register to attend.

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    Tickets: http s://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-marylands-hbcus-hubs-of-in novation-and-excellence/.

    X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Aminta Breaux\,Anthony Jenkins\,Bowie\,Bowie Presiden t\,Bowie State University\,Coppin\,Coppin President\,Coppin State Universi ty\,David Wilson\,HBCU Presidents\,HBCUs\,Historically Black Colleges and Universities\,Morgan President\,Morgan State University\,MSU X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-marylands -hbcus-hubs-of-innovation-and-excellence/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-125810@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Business Community\,Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:This interactive session will explore lessons learned from 2020 and 2021 and what improvements can be made in the new year.\nTopics to be covered include:\n\nWhat you ignore\, becomes more!\nHow to effectively d elegate in order to create more empowerment and accountability\nEmotional Quotient (EQ) vs. Intelligence Quotient (IQ). Which one are you focusing o n more and why?\nManaging Organizational Change — Learn 7 key steps to ens ure success\nOpen forum leadership collaboration\n\n\nChris McDonell is Pr esident of McDonell Consulting Group\, a licensed Sandler Training center based in Baltimore. McDonell\, who has more than 25 years of experience in sales and executive leadership\, has worked throughout the U.S. for leadi ng financial institutions\, including Morgan Stanley\, Citigroup and The A ssociates. McDonell has been with Sandler Training since 2008 and has form ed long-term partnerships with small and large companies.\n\nEvent details :\nWhen: Wednesday\, November 17\, 2021\; 10 a.m.\nWhere: Virtual Meeting via Zoom\n*A personal\, one-time link to join the meeting will be sent out via email to all registrants the afternoon prior to the event.\n(If you d o not receive your link by November 16 at 4 p.m. please contact Tara Harri s at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.)\nCost: GBC Members : $25\, Non-members: $45\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for re fund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc. org.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\nRegister to atten d.\nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/professional-development-workshop-with -chris-mcdonell-what-have-you-learned-are-you-ready-for-2022/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20211117T100000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20211117T110000 LOCATION:Virtual Meeting via Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Professional Development Workshop with Chris McDonell: What Have Y ou Learned? Are You Ready for 2022? URL:https://gbc.org/event/professional-development-workshop-with-chris-mcdo nell-what-have-you-learned-are-you-ready-for-2022/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;https://gbc.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/lesso nslearnedhighwayfb-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306\,medium\;https://gbc.org/wp-cont ent/uploads/2021/05/lessonslearnedhighwayfb-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306\,large\ ;https://gbc.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/lessonslearnedhighwayfb-1024x5 36.jpg\;584\;306\,full\;https://gbc.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/lessons learnedhighwayfb-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Lessons L
 earned McDonell

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    This interactive session will explore lessons learned from 2020 and 2021 and what improveme nts can be made in the new year.

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    Topics to be covered incl ude:

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    • What you ignore\, becomes more!
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    • How to effectively delegate in order to create more empowerment and accountab ility
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    • Emotional Quotient (EQ) vs. Intelligence Quotient (IQ). Wh ich one are you focusing on more and why?
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    • Managing Organizationa l Change — Learn 7 key steps to ensure success
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    • Open forum leader ship collaboration
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    Chris McDonellChris McDonell is President of McDonell Consulting Group\, a licensed Sandler Training center based in Baltimore. McDonell\, who has more than 25 years of experience in sales and executive leadership\, has worked thro ughout the U.S. for leading financial institutions\, including Morgan Stan ley\, Citigroup and The Associates. McDonell has been with Sandler Trainin g since 2008 and has formed long-term partnerships with small and large co mpanies.

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    Event details:

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    W hen: Wednesday\, November 17\, 2021\; 10 a.m.

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    Whe re: Virtual Meeting via Zoom

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    *A personal\, one-ti me link to join the meeting will be sent out via email to all registrants the afternoon prior to the event.

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    (If you do not receive your link by November 16 at 4 p.m. please contact Tara Harris at ta rah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.)

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    Cost: GBC Members : $25\, Non-members: $45

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    A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or  Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.

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    For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\ , Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.

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    Register to attend.

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    Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/professional-development-workshop-with-chri s-mcdonell-what-have-you-learned-are-you-ready-for-2022/.

    X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:business leadership\,Chris McDonell\,Emotional Quotie nt\,Intelligence Quotient\,leadership collaboration\,management training\, McDonell Consulting Group\,Organizational Change\,Sandler Training X-COST:GBC Members: $25\, Non-members: $45 X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/professional-development-workshop-with -chris-mcdonell-what-have-you-learned-are-you-ready-for-2022/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-128245@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Each year the Mayor of the City of Baltimore joins with the Gre ater Baltimore Committee and the Baltimore Development Corporation to reco gnize businesses that have demonstrated corporate leadership and service t o improve the quality of life in Baltimore. The awards are given for speci fic activities or projects that have significantly benefited the citizens of Baltimore City and are outside the regular mission or day-to-day work o r activities of the business.\nEvent details:\nWhen: December 16\, 2021\; 11 a.m.\nWhere: Virtual\nAward Winners:\n\nAscension Saint Agnes\nB&O Rail road Museum\nBGE\nBTST Services\nChase Street Accessories & Engraving\nCiv ic Innovators\nIntreegue Design\nLifeBridge Health\nM4 Security\nPigtown M ain Street\nUniversity of Maryland Medical System\nWhiting Turner Contract ing Company\n\n*Special thank you to VPC.\n*Lucky registered attendees wil l win a round trip ticket on Southwest Airlines. The winners will be chose n randomly at the conclusion of the event.\n*A personal\, one-time link to join the webinar will be sent out via email to all registrants the aftern oon prior to the event.\n(If you do not receive your link the evening prio r to the event\, please contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Busines s Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.)\nCost: GBC members: $40\, Non-members: $65\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Ha rris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and s ponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Busine ss Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/47th-a nnual-mayors-business-recognition-awards/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20211216T110000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20211216T120000 LOCATION:Virtual SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:47th Annual Mayor’s Business Recognition Awards URL:https://gbc.org/event/47th-annual-mayors-business-recognition-awards/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Mayors-Awards-Winner s-150x150.png\;150\;150\;1\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Mayors-Awa rds-Winners-300x251.png\;300\;251\;1\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/M ayors-Awards-Winners.png\;584\;490\;\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Ma yors-Awards-Winners.png\;940\;788\; X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Each y ear the Mayor of the City of Baltimore joins with the Greater Baltimore Co mmittee and the Baltimore Development Corporation to recognize businesses that have demonstrated corporate leadership and service to improve the qua lity of life in Baltimore. The awards are given for specific activities or projects that have significantly benefited the citizens of Baltimore City and are outside the regular mission or day-to-day work or activities of t he business.

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    Event details:

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    When< /strong>: December 16\, 2021\; 11 a.m.

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    Where: Vir tual

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    Award Winners:

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    • Ascension Sain t Agnes
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    • B&O Railroad Museum
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    • BGE
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    • BTST Service s
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    • Chase Street Accessories & Engraving
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    • Civic Innovator s
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    • Intreegue Design
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    • LifeBridge Health
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    • M4 Secu rity
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    • Pigtown Main Street
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    • University of Maryland Medica l System
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    • Whiting Turner Contracting Company
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    *Special thank you to VPC.

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    *Lucky registered attendees will win a round trip ticket on Southwest Airlines. The winners will be chosen randomly at the conclusion of the event.

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    < strong>*A personal\, one-time link to join the webinar will be sent out vi a email to all registrants the afternoon prior to the event.

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    (If you do not receive your link the evening prior to the event\, ple ase contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at < a href='mailto:lisab@gbc.org' target='_blank' rel='noopener noreferrer'>li sab@gbc.org.)

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    Cost: GBC members: $40\, Non-me mbers: $65

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    A 72-hour cancellation notice is required f or refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.

    \n< p>For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.

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    Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/47th-annual- mayors-business-recognition-awards/.

    X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/47th-annual-mayors-business-recognitio n-awards/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-127578@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Free Event but registration is required.\n\nGoucher College and the Greater Baltimore Committee present a monthly speaker series featurin g top government officials and political leaders in state and federal gove rnment\, as well as business executives.\nEach event includes a meet-and-g reet\, coffee and pastries\, photo opportunities and a moderated Q&A. Mile ah Kromer\, associate professor of political science and the director of t he Sarah T. Hughes Center for Politics at Goucher College\, and Donald C. Fry\, President and CEO of the Greater Baltimore Committee\, will moderate the series. Future guests to be announced.\nEvent details:\n8:00 a.m. – P rogram Begins\n9:00 a.m. – Program Ends\nFeatured Guest: Senator Bill Ferg uson\nWhen: The event takes place in-person\; 8-9 a.m.\nWhere: Virtual\nCo st: Free for GBC Members. Registration is required.\nFor event and sponsor ship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Dev elopment\, at lisab@gbc.org.\n \nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/leadershi p-cafe-a-program-of-goucher-college-and-the-greater-baltimore-committee-wi th-featured-guest-senator-bill-ferguson/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20220104T080000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20220104T090000 LOCATION:Virtual SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Leadership Cafe: A Program of Goucher College and the Greater Balti more Committee URL:https://gbc.org/event/leadership-cafe-a-program-of-goucher-college-and- the-greater-baltimore-committee/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/Leadership-Cafe-1500 x1000_Update-1024x683.jpg\;584\;390\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/L eadership-Cafe-1500x1000_Update-1024x683.jpg\;584\;390\,large\;/wp-content /uploads/2021/09/Leadership-Cafe-1500x1000_Update-1024x683.jpg\;584\;390\, full\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/Leadership-Cafe-1500x1000_Update-1024x68 3.jpg\;584\;390 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Free Event but registration is required.

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    Goucher Colle ge and the Greater Baltimore Committee present a monthly speaker series fe aturing top government officials and political leaders in state and federa l government\, as well as business executives.

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    Each event includes a meet-and-greet\, coffee and pastries\, photo opportunities and a modera ted Q&A. Mileah Kromer\, associate professor of political science and the director of the Sarah T. Hughes Center for Politics at Goucher College\, a nd Donald C. Fry\, President and CEO of the Greater Baltimore Committee\, will moderate the series. Future guests to be announced.

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    E vent details:

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    8:00 a.m. – Program Begins
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    Featured Guest: Senator Bill Ferguson

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    When: The event takes place in-person\; 8-9 a.m.

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    Where: Vir tual

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    Cost: Free for GBC Members. Registration is required.

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    For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byr d\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.

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    Tickets: https:/ /gbc.org/events/leadership-cafe-a-program-of-goucher-college-and-the-great er-baltimore-committee-with-featured-guest-senator-bill-ferguson/.

    X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Goucher College\,Mileah Kromer\,monthly speaker serie s\,political speaker series\,Sarah T. Hughes Center for Politics\,speaker series X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/leadership-cafe-a-program-of-goucher-c ollege-and-the-greater-baltimore-committee-with-featured-guest-senator-bil l-ferguson/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-128420@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES: CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/gbc-2022-maryland-general-assem bly-legislative-forum/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20220124T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20220124T100000 LOCATION:Virtual SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:2022 Maryland General Assembly Legislative Forum URL:https://gbc.org/event/2022-maryland-general-assembly-legislative-forum/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/Leg-Forum-150x150.pn g\;150\;150\;1\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/Leg-Forum-300x232.png\ ;300\;232\;1\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/Leg-Forum.png\;584\;451\; \,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/Leg-Forum.png\;800\;618\; X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/gbc-2022-mary land-general-assembly-legislative-forum/.

    X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/gbc-2022-maryland-general-assembly-leg islative-forum/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-128605@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Goucher College and the Greater Baltimore Committee present a m onthly speaker series featuring top government officials and political lea ders in state and federal government\, as well as business executives.\nMi leah Kromer\, associate professor of political science and the director of the Sarah T. Hughes Center for Politics at Goucher College\, and Donald C . Fry\, President and CEO of the Greater Baltimore Committee\, will modera te the series.\nEvent details:\n1:30 p.m. – Program Begins\n2:30 p.m. – Pr ogram Ends\n \n\nDr. Leana Wen will discuss the current state of COVID-19\ , the recent surge in the Omicron variant\, the recommendations of the CDC regarding vaccinations and booster shots\, and best practices to protect your personal health.\nDr. Leana Wen is an emergency physician and public health professor at George Washington University\, and a non-resident seni or fellow at the Brookings Institution. She is also a CNN medical analyst and contributing columnist for The Washington Post\, where she writes a we ekly column and anchors the new Post newsletter\, “The Checkup with Dr. We n”. Previously\, she served as Baltimore’s Health Commissioner\, where she led the nation’s oldest continuously-operating public health department. She is the author of the patient advocacy book\, When Doctors Don’t Listen : How to Avoid Misdiagnoses and Unnecessary Tests (St. Martin’s Press\, 20 13) and a new memoir\, Lifelines: A Doctor’s Journey in the Fight for Publ ic Health (Metropolitan Books\, July 2021). Dr. Wen lives with her husband and two young children in Baltimore.\nWhen: February 1\, 2022\; 1:30 PM\n Where: Virtual\nCost: Free for GBC Members. Registration is required.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Event s and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\n  DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20220201T133000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20220201T143000 LOCATION:Virtual SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Leadership Café With Dr. Lean Wen – COVID-19 Its Current and Future Impact URL:https://gbc.org/event/leadership-cafe-with-dr-lean-wen/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/Leadership-Cafe-1200 x630_Update-150x150.jpg\;150\;150\;1\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/ Leadership-Cafe-1200x630_Update-300x158.jpg\;300\;158\;1\,large\;/wp-conte nt/uploads/2021/09/Leadership-Cafe-1200x630_Update-1024x538.jpg\;584\;307\ ;1\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/Leadership-Cafe-1200x630_Update.jpg\ ;1200\;630\; X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Leadership Cafe

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    Goucher College and the Greater Baltimore Committee present a monthly speaker series featurin g top government officials and political leaders in state and federal gove rnment\, as well as business executives.

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    Mileah Kromer\, associate professor of political science and the director of the Sarah T. Hughes Ce nter for Politics at Goucher College\, and Donald C. Fry\, President and C EO of the Greater Baltimore Committee\, will moderate the series.

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    Event details:

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    Dr. Leana Wen will discuss the c urrent state of COVID-19\, the recent surge in the Omicron variant\, the r ecommendations of the CDC regarding vaccinations and booster shots\, and b est practices to protect your personal health.

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    Dr. Leana Wen is an emergency physician and public health professor at George Washington Univ ersity\, and a non-resident senior fellow at the Brookings Institution. Sh e is also a CNN medical analyst and contributing columnist for The Was hington Post\, where she writes a weekly column and anchors the new P ost newsletter\, “The Checkup with Dr. Wen”. Previously\, she served as Baltimore’s Health Commissioner\, where she led the nation’s oldest con tinuously-operating public health department. She is the author of the pat ient advocacy book\, When Doctors Don’t Listen: How to Avoid Misdiagnoses and Unneces sary Tests (St. Martin’s Press\, 2013) and a new memoir\, Lifelines: A Doctor’s Journey in the Fight for Public Health (Metropolitan Books\, July 2021). Dr. Wen lives with her husband and two young children in Baltimore .

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    When: February 1\, 2022\; 1:30 PM
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    \nCost: Free for GBC Membe rs. Registration is required.

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    For event and sponsorship informatio n\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at < a href='mailto:lisab@gbc.org' target='_blank' rel='noopener noreferrer'>li sab@gbc.org.

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    \n END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-128594@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION: \nDid you know that\, according to one report\, wind could be a viable source of renewable electricity in all 50 states by 2050? Wind en ergy also has the potential to provide an estimated 600\,000 jobs in the U .S. in manufacturing\, installation\, maintenance\, and other services by 2050.\nJoin the GBC as we discuss the vision for wind energy with three to p experts from US Wind. The company plans to develop Momentum Wind\, a new offshore wind project to be located in federal waters far off the coast o f Maryland. If approved by federal and state regulators\, Momentum Wind ca n secure a major role for Maryland in the rapidly growing U.S. offshore wi nd industry by establishing Maryland’s first permanent offshore wind compo nent factory\nEvent Details:\nWhen: February 10\, 1:00 PM\nWhere: Virtual Event via Zoom\nCost: $25 for members and $50 for non-members DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20220210T130000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20220210T150000 LOCATION:Virtual SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Offshore Wind – An Environmental & Economic Boom for Maryland URL:https://gbc.org/event/offshore-wind-an-environmental-economic-boom-for- maryland/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/Newsmakers-US-Wind-V ersion-3-1-150x150.png\;150\;150\;1\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/N ewsmakers-US-Wind-Version-3-1-300x232.png\;300\;232\;1\,large\;/wp-content /uploads/2022/01/Newsmakers-US-Wind-Version-3-1.png\;584\;451\;\,full\;/wp -content/uploads/2022/01/Newsmakers-US-Wind-Version-3-1.png\;800\;618\; X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

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    Did you know that\, acc ording to one report\, wind could be a viable source of renewable electric ity in all 50 states by 2050? Wind energy also has the potential to provid e an estimated 600\,000 jobs in the U.S. in manufacturing\, installation\, maintenance\, and other services by 2050.

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    Join the GBC as we discuss the vision for wind energy with thr ee top experts from US Wind. The company plans to develop Momentum Wind\, a new offshore wind project to be located in federal waters far off the co ast of Maryland. If approved by federal and state regulators\, Momentum Wi nd can secure a major role for Maryland in the rapidly growing U.S. offsho re wind industry by establishing Maryland’s first permanent offshore wind component factory

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    When: February 10\, 1:00 PM

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    Where: Virt ual Event via Zoom

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    Cost: $25 for members and $50 for non-members

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    • Dr. Maria Mouratidis\, Clinical Director\, Comprehensive Outpatie nt Psychiatric Evaluation Service\, Sheppard Pratt
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    • Sam Bierman\, Executive Director\, Co-Founder\, Ma ryland Addiction Recovery Center
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    • Kristin Whiting-Davis\, Behavioral Health Operations Manager\, Kaiser Permanente
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      Maria MouratidisMaria Mouratidis\, PsyD\, is a licens ed clinical psychologist. She has extensive clinical training and experien ce in providing psychotherapy and in conducting psychological and neurocog nitive assessments in inpatient\, intensive outpatient and outpatient sett ings. Dr. Mouratidis has received formal training in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)\, and leads DBT programs and trainings.

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      In addition to expertise in providing DBT\, Dr. Mouratidis has substantial training in psychodynamic treatments from Yale University. Dr. Mouratidis has complet ed a fellowship in addiction and neuroimaging at Yale University and has c ompleted a fellowship in adult psychoanalysis at the Baltimore-Washington Institute of Psychoanalysis. She has expertise in treating trauma\, person ality disorders\, and working with patients with neurocognitive disorders and traumatic brain injury.

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      Sam Bierman
 Sam Bierman is the Co-Founder and Executive Dire ctor of Maryland Addiction Recovery Center (MARC). A graduate of Indiana U niversity with a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Management\, Bierman st arted his career in the behavioral health field as a Counselor Assistant a t Caron Renaissance in Boca Raton\, Fla. Working in direct client care\, m edical administration and recovery support\, Bierman worked his way up to Director of Operations for Caron Ocean Drive\, Caron Treatment Centers add iction treatment program focusing on executive clientele.

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      As Execu tive Director of MARC\, Bierman is responsible for overseeing the entire c linical and administrative operations of the organization. His clinical ph ilosophies center around developing a strong therapeutic alliance between the clinician and client\, as well as treating addiction as a family disea se. His entrepreneurial spirit allowed him to start MARC in 2013\, as well as become Co-Founder and CEO of Innovo Detox\, a MARC Treatment Center\, based in Pennsylvania.

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      In addition to MARC\, Bierman serves on the membership committee of the National Association of Addiction Treatment P roviders (NAATP)\, the board of directors of The Phoenix Foundation of Mar yland and Shalom Tikvah\, and was named a Baltimore Business Journal’s “40 Under 40” Class of 2019\, honoring Baltimore’s emerging business leaders.

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      Kristin Whiting-Davi
 sKristin Whiting-Davis\, LC SW-C\, is a licensed clinical social worker practicing in Maryland\, Virgi nia and Washington\, D.C.  Her primary role at Kaiser Permanente is Behavi oral Health Operations Manager for the Baltimore service area. Previously\ , she was a provider of adult psychotherapy services at the Annapolis Medi cal Center. She has been with Kaiser Permanente since May 2018.

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      Wh iting-Davis is a graduate of West Virginia University with a bachelor’s de gree in Social Work. She also earned a master’s degree in Social Work from Virginia Commonwealth University.

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      Prior to working at Kaiser Perm anente\, she worked with children\, teens\, families and adults in various settings. These include child welfare\, community mental health\, private outpatient\, partial hospitalization\, hospital emergency room and a spec ial education school. She has completed extensive hours of post-graduate t raining in cognitive behavior therapy\, dialectical behavior therapy\, tra uma-informed practices\, mindfulness-based stress reduction and motivation al interviewing.

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      Event details:

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      W hen: Tuesday\, May 4\, 2021\; 10-11 a.m.

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      Where: Webinar via Zoom

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      *A personal\, one-time link to jo in the meeting will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening p rior to the event.

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      (If you do not receive your link by 4 p.m.\, May 3\, please contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Par rish at karenp@gbc.org.)

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      Cost: Free for GBC Members\, $25 for non-members
      \n(This program i s free for all employees of GBC member companies.)

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      A 7 2-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harr is at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at  karenp@gbc.org.

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      For event and sponsorship inform ation\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.

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      Please submit your questions f or the speakers in advance using the event registration form.

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      Tickets: https://g bc.org/events/creating-a-healthy-workforce-recognize-respond-resources/.

      X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:employee health\,healthy workplace culture\,Maryland Addiction Recovery Center\,mental health\,Sheppard Pratt\,wellness X-COST:Free for GBC Members\, $25 for non-members X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/creating-a-healthy-workforce-recognize -respond-resources/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-124889@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Pictured: GBC Board Chair Calvin Butler\, Thomas Friedman\, GBC Vice Chair Mary Ann Scully and GBC President & CEO Don Fry.\n \nJoin the Greater Baltimore Committee for its 66th Annual Meeting\, the state’s prem ier business event of the year.\nThomas L. Friedman\, the foreign affairs columnist for the New York Times\, and the author of seven bestselling boo ks\, including “Hot\, Flat\, and Crowded” and “The World Is Flat\,” will b e the 2021 Keynote Speaker.\nFriedman has won three Pulitzer Prizes: The 1 983 Pulitzer Prize for international reporting\, the 1988 Pulitzer Prize f or international reporting and the 2002 Pulitzer Prize for distinguished c ommentary.\nPrior to starting his column in 1995\, Friedman served as Beir ut Bureau Chief\, Jerusalem Bureau Chief\, Chief Diplomatic Correspondent and international economics correspondent for the Times. Before joining th e New York Times in 1981\, he served as a Beirut reporter for UPI.\nIn add ition to hearing from Friedman\, attendees at GBC’s 66th Annual Meeting\, will also:\n\nCelebrate the work of the GBC since the 2020 Annual Meeting. \nLearn about priorities and goals of the GBC for the remainder of the yea r.\nHear from GBC Board Chair Calvin Butler and GBC President and CEO Dona ld C. Fry on the work of the GBC and its priorities going forward.\nHonor the recipients of the GBC Regional Visionary Award.\n\nWhen: Tuesday\, May 18\, 2021\; 9 a.m.\nWhere: Virtual event\n*A personal\, one-time link to join the livestream will be sent out via email to all registrants the even ing of  May 17.\n(If you do not receive your link by 8 a.m.\, May 18\, ple ase contact Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.)\nCost: GBC Members: $100\, N on-members: $150\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Co ntact Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship informat ion\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at  lisab@gbc.org.\nView scenes from GBC’s 65th Annual Meeting here.\nRegiste r to attend.\nSouthwest Airlines Giveaway\nThank you to our sponsor\, Sout hwest Airlines. All who register to attend GBC’s 66th Annual Meeting will be automatically entered to win travel on Southwest Airlines. Four lucky w inners will be chosen at random.\nEvent Sponsors:\nTitle Sponsor\n\nPlatin um Sponsors\n \nAmbassador Sponsors\n          \nSignature Sponsors\n       \n   \nGold Sponsor\n\nPartner Sponsors\n     \n\nSilver Sponsors\n      \nBronze Sponsors\n              \nMedia Sponsors\n    \nProduction Partne r\n\nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/gbcs-66th-annual-meeting/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20210518T090000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20210518T100000 LOCATION:Virtual Event SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:GBC’s 66th Annual Meeting: Moving Forward with Purpose URL:https://gbc.org/event/gbcs-66th-annual-meeting/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/annualmeetinggraphic cms-1024x576.jpg\;584\;329\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/annualmeet inggraphiccms-1024x576.jpg\;584\;329\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/a nnualmeetinggraphiccms-1024x576.jpg\;584\;329\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2 021/04/annualmeetinggraphiccms-1024x576.jpg\;584\;329 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n
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      Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for its 66th Annual Meeting\, the state’s premier business event of the year.

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      Thomas L. Frie dman\, the foreign affairs columnist for the New York Times\, and the author of seven bestselling books\, including “Hot\, Flat\, and Crowd ed” and “The World Is Flat\,” will be the 2021 Keynote Speaker.

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      Fr iedman has won three Pulitzer Prizes: The 1983 Pulitzer Prize for internat ional reporting\, the 1988 Pulitzer Prize for international reporting and the 2002 Pulitzer Prize for distinguished commentary.

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      Prior to sta rting his column in 1995\, Friedman served as Beirut Bureau Chief\, Jerusa lem Bureau Chief\, Chief Diplomatic Correspondent and international econom ics correspondent for the Times. Before joining the New York Times in 1981 \, he served as a Beirut reporter for UPI.

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      In addition to hearing from Friedman\, attendees at GBC’s 66th Annual Meeting\, will also:

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    • Celebrate the work of the GBC since the 2020 Annual Meeting.
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    • Learn about priorities and goals of the GBC for the remainder of the year.
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    • Hear from GBC Board Chair Calvin Butler and GBC President and CEO Donald C. Fry on the work of the GBC and its priorities going for ward.
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    • Honor the recipients of the GBC Regional Visionary Award.< /li>\n
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    When: Tuesday\, May 18\, 2021\; 9 a.m.

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    Where: Virtual event

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    *A personal\, one-time link to join the livestream will be sent out via email to all reg istrants the evening of  May 17.

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    (If you do not receive y our link by 8 a.m.\, May 18\, please contact Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.)

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    Cost: GBC Members: $100\, Non-members: $150

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    A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.

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    For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\n

    View scenes from GBC’s 65th Annual Meeting here.

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    Register to attend.

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    Southwest Airlines Giveaway

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    Thank you to ou r sponsor\, Southwest Airlines. All who register to attend GBC’s 66th Annual Meeting will be automatically entered to win travel on Southwe st Airlines. Four lucky winners will be chosen at random.

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    Tickets: https: //gbc.org/events/gbcs-66th-annual-meeting/.

    X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:66th Annual Meeting\,annual meeting\,GBC's Annual Mee ting X-COST:GBC Members: $100\, Non-members: $150 X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/gbcs-66th-annual-meeting/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-125793@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Business Community\,Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:In this interactive session\, company leaders and business owne rs will participate in a virtual discussion addressing some of the critica l issues facing businesses arising from the pandemic.\nThe issues to be di scussed include:  \n\nChallenges of both a cultural and legal nature creat ed by a remote work environment\nHiring in a post-pandemic period — Have e xpectations changed and what\, if any\, legal challenges are there to virt ual recruiting?\nRecapturing market share in a post-pandemic environment\n Preparing for a vibrant economic recovery\nThe back half of 2021 should be spectacular for economic growth. Are you ready?\n\n\nChris McDonell is Pr esident of McDonell Consulting Group\, a licensed Sandler Training center based in Baltimore. McDonell\, who has more than 25 years of experience in sales and executive leadership\, has worked throughout the U.S. for leadi ng financial institutions\, including Morgan Stanley\, Citigroup and The A ssociates. McDonell has been with Sandler Training since 2008 and has form ed long-term partnerships with small and large companies.\n\nEvent details :\nWhen: Wednesday\, July 14\, 2021\; 10 a.m.\nWhere: Virtual Meeting via Zoom\n*A personal\, one-time link to join the meeting will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior to the event.\n(If you do not receive your link by July 13 at 4 p.m. please contact Tara Harris at tarah @gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.)\nCost: GBC Members: $25\, No n-members: $45\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Cont act Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\nRegister to attend.\nTicket s: https://gbc.org/events/professional-development-workshop-with-chris-mcd onell-culture-leadership-and-moving-forward/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20210714T100000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20210714T110000 LOCATION:Virtual Meeting via Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Professional Development Workshop with Chris McDonell: Culture\, Le adership and Moving Forward URL:https://gbc.org/event/professional-development-workshop-with-chris-mcdo nell-culture-leadership-and-moving-forward/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;https://gbc.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/cultu refb1-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306\,medium\;https://gbc.org/wp-content/uploads/2 021/04/culturefb1-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306\,large\;https://gbc.org/wp-conten t/uploads/2021/04/culturefb1-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306\,full\;https://gbc.org /wp-content/uploads/2021/04/culturefb1-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Culture\, Leadership and Moving F
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    In this interactive sessio n\, company leaders and business owners will participate in a virtual disc ussion addressing some of the critical issues facing businesses arising fr om the pandemic.

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    The issues to be discussed include:  

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    • Challenges of both a cultural and legal nature create d by a remote work environment
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    • Hiring in a post-pandemic period — Have expectations changed and what\, if any\, legal challenges are there to virtual recruiting?
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    • Recapturing market share in a post-pande mic environment
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    • Preparing for a vibrant economic recovery
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    • The back half of 2021 should be spectacular for economic growth. Are y ou ready?
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    Chris McDonellChri s McDonell is President of McDonell Consulting Group\, a licensed Sandler Training center based in Baltimore. McDonell\, who has more than 25 years of experience in sales and executive leadership\, has worked throughout th e U.S. for leading financial institutions\, including Morgan Stanley\, Cit igroup and The Associates. McDonell has been with Sandler Training since 2 008 and has formed long-term partnerships with small and large companies.< /p>\n

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    Event details:

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    When: Wednesday\, July 14\, 2021\; 10 a.m.

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    Where: Virtual Meeting via Zoom

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    *A personal\, one-time link to jo in the meeting will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening p rior to the event.

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    (If you do not receive your link by Ju ly 13 at 4 p.m. please contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Pa rrish at karenp@gbc.org.)

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    Cost< /strong>: GBC Members: $25\, Non-members: $45

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    A 72-hou r cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at   tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karen p@gbc.org.

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    For event and sponsorship information \, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lis ab@gbc.org.

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    Register to attend.

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    Tickets: ht tps://gbc.org/events/professional-development-workshop-with-chris-mcdonell -culture-leadership-and-moving-forward/.

    X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:business climate\,business leadership\,business loss\ ,Chris McDonell\,hiring\,McDonell Consulting Group\,post-pandemic\,sales t raining\,Sandler Training X-COST:GBC Members: $25\, Non-members: $45 X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/professional-development-workshop-with -chris-mcdonell-culture-leadership-and-moving-forward/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-126204@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event\,Regional Transportation CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Please join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a panel discuss ion on current transportation and infrastructure policies and programs.\nP anelists:\n\nSenator Ben Cardin\, Chair of the Senate Environment and Publ ic Works Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure — Cardin will d iscuss the bipartisan infrastructure package focused on highways\, bridges \, transit\, ports\, airports and broadband that President Biden has intro duced.\nSecretary Greg Slater\, Maryland Department of Transportation (MDO T) — Slater will discuss potential programs that could qualify for funding in the state and region\, including highways\, bridges\, transit\, airpor t and ports.\nDirector Kenrick “Rick” M. Gordon\, head of Maryland’s Offic e of Statewide Broadband — Gordon will discuss all the potential investmen ts and/or plans for investments for broadband using state and federal doll ars.\n\nSenator Ben Cardin\, Chair of the Senate Environment and Public Wo rks Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure\nSenator Cardin has been a national leader on health care and civil rights\, taxes and retirem ent security\, infrastructure and the environment while representing the p eople of Maryland in the U.S. Senate\, and before that in the House of Rep resentatives.\nSenator Cardin currently serves as Chair of the Senate Envi ronment and Public Works Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee. H e also is Chair of the Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committe e and serves on the Senate Foreign Relations and Finance Committees. The i nterconnectivity of these assignments allows Senator Cardin to promote pol icies\, legislation and programs that help grow our state and national eco nomies and create job opportunities\; support small businesses\; protect o ur middle class and most vulnerable citizens\; conserve clean air and wate r\; advance progress and innovation in clean energy and transportation\; a nd promote transparency\, good governance\, and the protection of civil an d human rights.\nSenator Cardin is the leading proponent of investing to i mprove America’s aging water infrastructure so communities like Baltimore and Flint are no longer forced to provide bottled water to students becaus e of lead and other contaminants in the water system. He is also a leading advocate for the restoration of the Chesapeake Bay\, which is the economi c\, historical and cultural heart of Maryland.\nHis commitment to expand e conomic opportunity while protecting our environment fuels his advocacy fo r federal investments in transportation infrastructure that reduce polluti on and expand opportunities. Senator Cardin lead the establishment of the Transportation Alternatives Program\, which supports local transportation needs such as pedestrian and bicycle infrastructure that supports the heal th\, safety and quality of life in our communities. His recent efforts on infrastructure have led to progress on important projects around the state \, including improved capacity and resilience at the Port of Baltimore. He has also been a strong advocate of investing to improve the quality and a ccessibility of public transit in Baltimore. He is a co-author of the Amer ica’s Transportation Infrastructure Act of 2019 (S. 2302)\, which\, if ena cted\, will be the first surface transportation authorization bill to incl ude a major provision devoted to tackling the challenge of climate change. \nPrior to serving in the Senate\, Cardin represented Maryland’s Third Con gressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives. As a Maryland le gislator\, Cardin served in the Maryland House of Delegates\, including as Speaker.\nSecretary Greg Slater\, Maryland Department of Transportation ( MDOT)\nWith more than two decades of public service\, Greg Slater was name d Secretary of the Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) in January 2020 after working his way up from the MDOT State Highway Administration. His career spanned technical and leadership positions in both the enginee ring and planning/programming offices and\, ultimately\, Administrator in 2017.\nSecretary Slater is the only person to have served as head of an MD OT agency and as the Maryland Transportation Secretary. As State Highway A dministrator\, he oversaw the largest highway construction program in the state’s history\; reduced poorly rated bridges from 69 in 2015 to 29 in 20 21 with 26 of those now under construction or funded for construction and three in design\; performed state-of-good-repair maintenance on about 85% (14\,500 lane miles) of Maryland’s pavement network since 2015\; concentra ted on system focus\; and initiated the transformation of urban and suburb an corridors with a context-driven approach. As Secretary\, he oversees ev ery aspect of state transportation\, from its highways\, tollways\, roadwa ys\, transit systems / services to motor vehicles\, the Baltimore/Washingt on International Thurgood Marshall Airport and the Helen Delich Bentley Po rt of Baltimore.\nHe is a graduate of Towson University\, University of Ma ryland University College National Leadership Institute and Leadership Mar yland. Secretary Slater is the recipient of the American Council of Engine ering Companies’ Presidents award\, the 2020 Md. Washington Minority Contr actors Association\, Inc. Best Government Administrator of the Year for Mi nority Business Enterprise award\, and The Road Gang’s Lester P. Lamm Memo rial Award for Public Service.\nSecretary Slater led the department throug h the Covid-19 pandemic including the conversion to all electronic tolling \, maintaining a robust construction program\, shifting to a remote operat ion\, maintaining critical supply chain operation at the Port of Baltimore and BWI Marshall Airport\, maintaining a transit system for the essential workforce and continuing critical motor vehicle licensing operations. Lea ding the recovery\, Secretary Slater is currently focusing the department on big infrastructure with more than 20 mega projects and overseeing a dep artment of more than 10\,000 employees. In addition to ensuring a state of good repair at all of MDOT’s agencies\, he is laying the foundation for t omorrow’s transportation system with integrated\, smart infrastructure\; a daptable solutions\; system focus\; and modernization.\nDirector Kenrick “ Rick” M. Gordon\, Head of Maryland’s Office of Statewide Broadband\nKenric k “Rick” Gordon\, P.E. has more than 30 years in engineering design and co nstruction administration experience.  His career began as a civil enginee r working with municipalities on public works projects.  He then moved int o commercial\, industrial development\, ultimately managing the engineerin g arm of a small development company.\nGordon served at the U.S. Departmen t of Agriculture as a General Field Representative for the USDA’s Rural Ut ilities Service Telecommunications Program.  In this role\, he assisted sm all\, rural telephone companies and internet providers seeking federal fun ding for telecommunications improvements\, including broadband expansion. \nFormerly\, as the Director of the Governor’s Office of Rural Broadband a nd now as the Director of Maryland’s newly created Office of Statewide Bro adband\, Gordon oversees digital inclusion efforts and the expansion of br oadband capabilities statewide to bring access to households and businesse s in Maryland’s rural areas.  He works with agencies across county\, state and the federal government and with independent provider stakeholders to establish and enact programs to provide statewide access to high-speed int ernet.\nA question-and-answer session will follow the discussion. Please s ubmit questions in advance using the registration form.\nEvent details:\nW hen: Monday\, July 26\, 2021\; 9-10:30 a.m.\nWhere: Virtual Event via Zoom \n*A personal\, one-time link to join the event will be sent out via email to all registrants prior to the event.\n(If you do not receive your link by 6 p.m. July 23\, please contact Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.)\nCost : GBC members: $35\, non-members: $50\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is re quired for refund. Contact Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Busi ness Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\nRegister to attend.\nSponsors\nPatro n Sponsors:\n   \n \nAlso see: Transportation and Infrastructure Policies and Programs\nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/gbc-2021-transportation-infr astructure-summit/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20210726T090000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20210726T103000 LOCATION:Virtual Event via Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:GBC 2021 Transportation & Infrastructure Summit URL:https://gbc.org/event/gbc-2021-transportation-infrastructure-summit/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/transportationsummit 2fb-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/transporta tionsummit2fb-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/t ransportationsummit2fb-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2 021/06/transportationsummit2fb-1024x536.jpg\;584\;306 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Transportation Summit 2021

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    Please joi n the Greater Baltimore Committee for a panel discussion on current transp ortation and infrastructure policies and programs.

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    Panelis ts:

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    • Senator Ben Cardin\, Chair of the Senate Environment and Public Works Subcommittee on Transportation an d Infrastructure — Cardin will discuss the bipartisan infrastructure packa ge focused on highways\, bridges\, transit\, ports\, airports and broadban d that President Biden has introduced.
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    • Secretary Greg Sl ater\, Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) — Slater will discuss potential programs that could qualify for funding in the state an d region\, including highways\, bridges\, transit\, airport and ports.
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    • Director Kenrick “Rick” M. Gordon\, head of Maryla nd’s Office of Statewide Broadband — Gordon will discuss all the potential investments and/or plans for investments for broadband using state and fe deral dollars.
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    Senator Ben Cardin 2021Senator Ben Cardin\, Chair of the Senate Environme nt and Public Works Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure

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    Senator Cardin has been a national leader on health care and civil ri ghts\, taxes and retirement security\, infrastructure and the environment while representing the people of Maryland in the U.S. Senate\, and before that in the House of Representatives.

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    Senator Cardin currently ser ves as Chair of the Senate Environment and Public Works Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee. He also is Chair of the Senate Small Busines s and Entrepreneurship Committee and serves on the Senate Foreign Relation s and Finance Committees. The interconnectivity of these assignments allow s Senator Cardin to promote policies\, legislation and programs that help grow our state and national economies and create job opportunities\; suppo rt small businesses\; protect our middle class and most vulnerable citizen s\; conserve clean air and water\; advance progress and innovation in clea n energy and transportation\; and promote transparency\, good governance\, and the protection of civil and human rights.

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    Senator Cardin is t he leading proponent of investing to improve America’s aging water infrast ructure so communities like Baltimore and Flint are no longer forced to pr ovide bottled water to students because of lead and other contaminants in the water system. He is also a leading advocate for the restoration of the Chesapeake Bay\, which is the economic\, historical and cultural heart of Maryland.

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    His commitment to expand economic opportunity while pro tecting our environment fuels his advocacy for federal investments in tran sportation infrastructure that reduce pollution and expand opportunities. Senator Cardin lead the establishment of the Transportation Alternatives P rogram\, which supports local transportation needs such as pedestrian and bicycle infrastructure that supports the health\, safety and quality of li fe in our communities. His recent efforts on infrastructure have led to pr ogress on important projects around the state\, including improved capacit y and resilience at the Port of Baltimore. He has also been a strong advoc ate of investing to improve the quality and accessibility of public transi t in Baltimore. He is a co-author of the America’s Transportation Infrastr ucture Act of 2019 (S. 2302)\, which\, if enacted\, will be the first surf ace transportation authorization bill to include a major provision devoted to tackling the challenge of climate change.

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    Prior to serving in the Senate\, Cardin represented Maryland’s Third Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives. As a Maryland legislator\, Cardin serv ed in the Maryland House of Delegates\, including as Speaker.

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    Secretary Greg SlaterSecreta ry Greg Slater\, Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT)

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    With more than two decades of public service\, Greg Slater was named Secretary of the Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) in January 2 020 after working his way up from the MDOT State Highway Administration. H is career spanned technical and leadership positions in both the engineeri ng and planning/programming offices and\, ultimately\, Administrator in 20 17.

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    Secretary Slater is the only person to have served as head of an MDOT agency and as the Maryland Transportation Secretary. As State High way Administrator\, he oversaw the largest highway construction program in the state’s history\; reduced poorly rated bridges from 69 in 2015 to 29 in 2021 with 26 of those now under construction or funded for construction and three in design\; performed state-of-good-repair maintenance on about 85% (14\,500 lane miles) of Maryland’s pavement network since 2015\; conc entrated on system focus\; and initiated the transformation of urban and s uburban corridors with a context-driven approach. As Secretary\, he overse es every aspect of state transportation\, from its highways\, tollways\, r oadways\, transit systems / services to motor vehicles\, the Baltimore/Was hington International Thurgood Marshall Airport and the Helen Delich Bentl ey Port of Baltimore.

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    He is a graduate of Towson University\, Univ ersity of Maryland University College National Leadership Institute and Le adership Maryland. Secretary Slater is the recipient of the American Counc il of Engineering Companies’ Presidents award\, the 2020 Md. Washington Mi nority Contractors Association\, Inc. Best Government Administrator of the Year for Minority Business Enterprise award\, and The Road Gang’s Lester P. Lamm Memorial Award for Public Service.

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    Secretary Slater led th e department through the Covid-19 pandemic including the conversion to all electronic tolling\, maintaining a robust construction program\, shifting to a remote operation\, maintaining critical supply chain operation at th e Port of Baltimore and BWI Marshall Airport\, maintaining a transit syste m for the essential workforce and continuing critical motor vehicle licens ing operations. Leading the recovery\, Secretary Slater is currently focus ing the department on big infrastructure with more than 20 mega projects a nd overseeing a department of more than 10\,000 employees. In addition to ensuring a state of good repair at all of MDOT’s agencies\, he is laying t he foundation for tomorrow’s transportation system with integrated\, smart infrastructure\; adaptable solutions\; system focus\; and modernization.< /p>\n

    Director Kenrick “ Rick” M. Gordon\, Head of Maryland’s Office of Statewide Broadban d

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    Kenrick “Rick” Gordon\, P.E. has more than 30 years in engineeri ng design and construction administration experience.  His career began as a civil engineer working with municipalities on public works projects.  H e then moved into commercial\, industrial development\, ultimately managin g the engineering arm of a small development company.

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    Gordon serve d at the U.S. Department of Agriculture as a General Field Representative for the USDA’s Rural Utilities Service Telecommunications Program.  In thi s role\, he assisted small\, rural telephone companies and internet provid ers seeking federal funding for telecommunications improvements\, includin g broadband expansion.

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    Formerly\, as the Director of the Governor’ s Office of Rural Broadband and now as the Director of Maryland’s newly cr eated Office of Statewide Broadband\, Gordon oversees digital inclusion ef forts and the expansion of broadband capabilities statewide to bring acces s to households and businesses in Maryland’s rural areas.  He works with a gencies across county\, state and the federal government and with independ ent provider stakeholders to establish and enact programs to provide state wide access to high-speed internet.

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    A question-and-answer session will follow the discussion. Please submit questions in advance using the r egistration form.

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    Event details:

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    When: Monday\, July 26\, 2021\; 9-10:30 a.m.

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    Wher e: Virtual Event via Zoom

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    *A personal\, one-time link to join the event will be sent out via email to all registrants prior to the event.

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    (If you do not receive your link by 6 p.m. July 23\, please contact Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.)

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    Cost: GBC members: $35\, non-members: $50< /p>\n

    A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.

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    For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\ , Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.

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    Register to attend.

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    Sponsors

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    Patron Sponsors:

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    Also see: < a title='Permalink to Transportation and Infrastructure Policies and Progr ams' href='https://gbc.org/transportation-and-infrastructure-policies-and- programs/' rel='bookmark'>Transportation and Infrastructure Policies and P rograms

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    Tickets: https ://gbc.org/events/gbc-2021-transportation-infrastructure-summit/.

    < /BODY> X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Ben Cardin\,Broadband\,Director Kenrick “Rick” M. Gor don\,Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT)\,Maryland’s Office of St atewide Broadband\,Secretary Greg Slater\,Senate Environment and Public Wo rks Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure\,Senator Ben Cardin\ ,transportation and mobility\,Transportation conference\,Transportation Su mmit X-COST:GBC members: $35\, non-members: $50 X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/gbc-2021-transportation-infrastructure -summit/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-126148@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee and representatives from W eller Development Company for a discussion on:\n\nPlans and progress for P ort Covington\nImportance and impact of the project\nCommunity benefits of Port Covington development\n\nPanelists include:\n\nMarc Weller — Preside nt and Founding Partner\, Weller Development Company\nSteve Siegel — Partn er\, Weller Development Company\nMarc Broady\, Esq. — Vice President of Co mmunity Affairs\, Weller Development Company\nScooter Monroe — Vice Presid ent & Head of Office Leasing\, Weller Development Company\n\nMarc Weller — President and Founding Partner\, Weller Development Company\nMarc Weller has more than 25 years of experience developing and building residential\, commercial and mixed-use real estate development projects. In 2012\, prio r to founding Weller Development Company\, Weller and Under Armour Founder \, CEO and Chairman Kevin Plank\, founded Sagamore Development Company\, a full-service real estate company with expertise in acquisitions\, develop ment\, leasing\, construction management and property management.\n \nStev e Siegel — Partner\, Weller Development Company\nAs a Partner since its in ception in 2017\, Steve Siegel oversees day-to-day operations of the compa ny including master planning\, development\, construction\, leasing\, fina nce\, communications and new business development. Siegel led the negotiat ion and structuring of Goldman Sachs’ $233 million equity investment in Po rt Covington as well as the $660 million Tax Increment Financing investmen t by the City.\n \n \nMarc Broady\, Esq. — Vice President of Community Aff airs\, Weller Development Company\nMarc Broady brings more than a decade o f experience in civic and community involvement to the company. As Vice Pr esident\, Broady is responsible for leading the Port Covington Community I mpact Team\, whose mission is to ensure that the transformational nature o f the Port Covington development project reaches beyond its physical bound aries. He spearheads initiatives focused on workforce development programm ing\, local hiring and apprenticeships\, support for women- and minority-o wned businesses\, community partnerships and more.\n \nScooter Monroe — Vi ce President & Head of Office Leasing\, Weller Development Company\nScoote r Monroe is responsible for executing Weller’s vision for development proj ects and operating businesses from concept through completion. Monroe has more than 14 years of experience in the development of commercial and mult i-family projects in the Baltimore and Washington\, D.C.\, metropolitan ar ea.\n \n \nWhen: Wednesday\, August 4\, 2021\; 10-11 a.m.\nWhere: Webinar via Zoom\n*A personal\, one-time link to join the webinar will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior to the event.\n(If you do not receive your link by 4 p.m.\, August 3\, please contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org.)\nCost: GBC members: $25\, non-members: $50\nA 72-hour can cellation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc. org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship informa tion\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, a t lisab@gbc.org.\nPlease submit your questions for the panelists in advanc e using the event registration form.\nRegister to attend.\nTickets: https: //gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-port-covington-rising/. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20210804T100000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20210804T110000 LOCATION:Webinar via Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:GBC Newsmaker Speaker Series: Port Covington Rising URL:https://gbc.org/event/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-port-covington-risin g/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/PortCovingtonCMS-102 4x728.jpg\;584\;415\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/PortCovingtonCMS- 1024x728.jpg\;584\;415\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/PortCovingtonCM S-1024x728.jpg\;584\;415\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/PortCovingtonC MS-1024x728.jpg\;584\;415 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Port Covington rendering (Handout)

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    Join the G reater Baltimore Committee and representatives from Weller Development Com pany for a discussion on:

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    • Commu nity benefits of Port Covington development
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    Paneli sts include:

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    • Marc Weller — President and Founding Partner\, Weller Development Company
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    • Steve Siegel — Partner\, We ller Development Company
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    • Marc Broady\, Esq. — Vice President of Community Affairs\, Weller Development Company
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    • Scooter Monroe — Vice President & Head of Office Leasing\, Weller Development Company
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    < img loading='lazy' class=' wp-image-126141 alignleft' src='/wp-content/upl oads/2021/06/MarcWeller_headshot-300x398.png' alt='Marc Weller' width='116 ' height='154' srcset='https://gbc.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/MarcWell er_headshot-300x398.png 300w\, https://gbc.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/ MarcWeller_headshot-226x300.png 226w\, https://gbc.org/wp-content/uploads/ 2021/06/MarcWeller_headshot.png 504w' sizes='(max-width: 116px) 100vw\, 11 6px' />Marc Weller — President and Founding Partner\, Weller D evelopment Company

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    Marc Weller has more than 25 years of experience developing and building residential\, commercial and mixed-use real estate development projects. In 2012\, prior to founding Weller Devel opment Company\, Weller and Under Armour Founder\, CEO and Chairman Kevin Plank\, founded Sagamore Development Company\, a full-service real estate company with expertise in acquisitions\, development\, leasing\, construct ion management and property management.

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    Steve SiegelSte ve Siegel — Partner\, Weller Development Company

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    As a Par tner since its inception in 2017\, Steve Siegel oversees day-to-day operat ions of the company including master planning\, development\, construction \, leasing\, finance\, communications and new business development. Siegel led the negotiation and structuring of Goldman Sachs’ $233 million equity investment in Port Covington as well as the $660 million Tax Increment Fi nancing investment by the City.

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    Marc BroadyMarc Br oady\, Esq. — Vice President of Community Affairs\, Weller Development Com pany

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    Marc Broady brings more than a decade of experience in civic and community involvement to the company. As Vice President\, Bro ady is responsible for leading the Port Covington Community Impact Team\, whose mission is to ensure that the transformational nature of the Port Co vington development project reaches beyond its physical boundaries. He spe arheads initiatives focused on workforce development programming\, local h iring and apprenticeships\, support for women- and minority-owned business es\, community partnerships and more.

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    Scooter Monroe< strong>Scooter Monroe — Vice President & Head of Office Leasing\, Weller D evelopment Company

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    Scooter Monroe is responsible for exec uting Weller’s vision for development projects and operating businesses fr om concept through completion. Monroe has more than 14 years of experience in the development of commercial and multi-family projects in the Baltimo re and Washington\, D.C.\, metropolitan area.

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    When: Wednesday\, August 4\, 2021\; 10-11 a.m.

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    Where: Webinar via Zoom

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    *A personal\, one-t ime link to join the webinar will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior to the event.

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    (If you do not receive y our link by 4 p.m.\, August 3\, please contact Tara Harris at tarah @gbc.org.)

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    Cost: GBC members: $25\, non-members: $50

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    A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@g bc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc. org.

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    For event and sponsorship information\, contact  Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.

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    Please submit your questions for the panelists in advance using the event registration form.

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    Register to att end.

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    Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-port-covington-r ising/.

    X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:Baltimore business\,Baltimore development\,Baltimore property\,Baltimore real estate\,GBC newsmaker\,Marc Weller\,Port Covingto n\,Weller Development X-COST:GBC members: $25\, non-members: $50 X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-port-covi ngton-rising/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-127053@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT: DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a virtual conversation about the Delta variant and its implications and impact on the workforce — from both a medical and legal perspective.\nDr. Mohan Suntha\, President and Chief Executive Officer of the University of Maryland Medical System (UMMS)\, will discuss the variant\, how it spreads\, how contagious the va riant is compared to COVID-19\, and its impact and characteristics.\nHarri et E. Cooperman\, Partner at Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP\, will provide insights into the legal considerations confronting employers surrounding mandating vaccinations\, requiring masks and other health safety measures among the workforce and in the workplace.\nPanelists:\nDr. Mohan Suntha\, President and Chief Executive Officer\, University of Maryland Medical Sys tem (UMMS)\nPrior to his role as President and CEO of UMMS\, Dr. Suntha se rved as President and Chief Executive Officer of the University of Marylan d Medical Center (UMMC).\nDr. Suntha also served as President and CEO of t he University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center from 2012 to 2016\, wh ere he worked to build trust and alignment between the medical staff\, emp loyees and administration and led the organization from a loss of $72 mill ion to a position of profitability.\nDr. Suntha has spent his entire caree r with UMMS and the University of Maryland School of Medicine. He trained as a resident in the Department of Radiation Oncology in 1991 and joined t he faculty in 1995 where he developed a national reputation for the manage ment of head and neck and thoracic malignancies. From 2009 to 2012\, Dr. S untha served as Vice President for System Program Development at UMMS.\nDr . Suntha is a member of the American College of Radiation Oncology and the American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology. He received his  Bachelor of Science degree from Brown University\, his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College\, and his MBA from the Wharton School of Busine ss at the University of Pennsylvania.\n \nHarriet E. Cooperman\, Partner a t Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP\nHarriet E. Cooperman is a partner at Sau l Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP and past-chair of the firm’s Labor and Employm ent Group. Her practice is focused on representing domestic and internatio nal public and private entities across industries\, including healthcare\, professional services\, entertainment\, manufacturing\, financial service s\, governmental entities and nonprofits in all aspects of labor and emplo yment law. Cooperman has litigated labor and employment cases before court s and administrative agencies around the United States\, covering issues s uch as non-competition and trade secrets\, employment discrimination\, sex ual harassment\, wage and hour and wage payment\, and employment torts. In 2007\, she was an expert witness on Maryland restrictive covenant law bef ore the High Court of Justice in London. Her opinions and analysis were ci ted by the judge as being critical to his decision.\nShe is Chair of the M aryland State Higher Education Labor Relations Board and has been a member of the Board since its inception in 2001. Cooperman has been an Adjunct P rofessor of Law at the University of Baltimore School of Law\, and frequen tly speaks and writes on various labor and employment topics. She is a Fel low in the American College of Trial Lawyers and the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers. Cooperman has been named as one the Nation’s Most Powe rful Employment Attorneys-Top 100 by Lawdragon and Human Resources Executi ve each year since 2010 and in 2019 was inducted into the Hall of Fame.  S he has also consistently been named to The Best Lawyers in America list in the areas of Labor and Employment Law and Litigation and as one of “Ameri ca’s Leading Lawyers in Employment Law” by Chambers USA. In 2020\, Cooperm an received a Lifetime Achievement Award by The Daily Record at its annual Leadership in Law honors program.\nWhen: Friday\, August 27\, 2021\; 8:30 -10 a.m.\nWhere: Webinar via Zoom\n*A personal\, one-time link to join the webinar will be sent out via email to all registrants the evening prior t o the event.\n(If you do not receive your link by 4 p.m.\, August 26\, ple ase contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org.)\nCost: GBC members: $25\, non-m embers: $50\nA 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor eve nt and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events an d Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\nPlease submit your questions f or the panelists in advance using the event registration form.\nRegister t o attend.\nTickets: https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-th e-covid-19-delta-variant-medical-and-legal-considerations-in-the-workplace /. DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20210827T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20210827T100000 LOCATION:Webinar via Zoom SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:GBC Newsmaker Speaker Series: The COVID-19 Delta Variant — Medical and Legal Considerations in the Workplace URL:https://gbc.org/event/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-the-covid-19-delta-v ariant-medical-and-legal-considerations-in-the-workplace/ X-COST-TYPE:external X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/altcovid-1024x538.jp g\;584\;307\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/altcovid-1024x538.jpg\;58 4\;307\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/altcovid-1024x538.jpg\;584\;307 \,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/altcovid-1024x538.jpg\;584\;307 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    
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    Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a virtual conversation about the Delta variant and its implications and impact on the workforce — from both a medical and legal perspective.

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    Dr. Mohan Suntha\, Presiden t and Chief Executive Officer of the University of Maryland Medical System (UMMS)\, will discuss the variant\, how it spreads\, how contagious the v ariant is compared to COVID-19\, and its impact and characteristics.

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    Harriet E. Cooperman\, Partner at Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP\, will provide insights into the legal considerations confronting employers surr ounding mandating vaccinations\, requiring masks and other health safety m easures among the workforce and in the workplace.

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    Panelist s:

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    Dr. Mohan SunthaDr. Mohan Suntha\, Presiden t and Chief Executive Officer\, University of Maryland Medical System (UMM S)

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    Prior to his role as President and CEO of UMMS\, Dr. S untha served as President and Chief Executive Officer of the University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC).

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    Dr. Suntha also served as Preside nt and CEO of the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center from 20 12 to 2016\, where he worked to build trust and alignment between the medi cal staff\, employees and administration and led the organization from a l oss of $72 million to a position of profitability.

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    Dr. Suntha has spent his entire career with UMMS and the University of Maryland School of Medicine. He trained as a resident in the Department of Radiation Oncolog y in 1991 and joined the faculty in 1995 where he developed a national rep utation for the management of head and neck and thoracic malignancies. Fro m 2009 to 2012\, Dr. Suntha served as Vice President for System Program De velopment at UMMS.

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    Dr. Suntha is a member of the American College of Radiation Oncology and the American Society for Therapeutic Radiology a nd Oncology. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from Brown Univers ity\, his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College\, and his MBA from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.

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    Harriet E. Cooperman\, Partner at Saul E
 wing Arnstein & Lehr LLPHarriet E. Cooperman\, Partner at Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP

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    Harriet E. Cooperman is a partner at Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP and past-chair of the firm’s La bor and Employment Group. Her practice is focused on representing domestic and international public and private entities across industries\, includi ng healthcare\, professional services\, entertainment\, manufacturing\, fi nancial services\, governmental entities and nonprofits in all aspects of labor and employment law. Cooperman has litigated labor and employment cas es before courts and administrative agencies around the United States\, co vering issues such as non-competition and trade secrets\, employment discr imination\, sexual harassment\, wage and hour and wage payment\, and emplo yment torts. In 2007\, she was an expert witness on Maryland restrictive c ovenant law before the High Court of Justice in London. Her opinions and a nalysis were cited by the judge as being critical to his decision.

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    She is Chair of the Maryland State Higher Education Labor Relations Board and has been a member of the Board since its inception in 2001. Cooperman has been an Adjunct Professor of Law at the University of Baltimore Schoo l of Law\, and frequently speaks and writes on various labor and employmen t topics. She is a Fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers and the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers. Cooperman has been named as one the Nation’s Most Powerful Employment Attorneys-Top 100 by Lawdragon and H uman Resources Executive each year since 2010 and in 2019 was inducted int o the Hall of Fame.  She has also consistently been named to The Best Lawy ers in America list in the areas of Labor and Employment Law and Litigatio n and as one of “America’s Leading Lawyers in Employment Law” by Chambers USA. In 2020\, Cooperman received a Lifetime Achievement Award by The Dail y Record at its annual Leadership in Law honors program.

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    W hen: Friday\, August 27\, 2021\; 8:30-10 a.m.

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    Whe re: Webinar via Zoom

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    *A personal\, one-time link to join the webinar will be sent out via email to all registrants the even ing prior to the event.

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    (If you do not receive your link by 4 p.m.\, August 26\, please contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org .)

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    Cost: GBC members: $25\, non-memb ers: $50

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    A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for ref und. Contact Tara Harris at tarah@gbc.org or Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.

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    For event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byr d\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.

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    Please submit your q uestions for the panelists in advance using the event registration form.\n

    Register to attend.

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    Tickets: https://gbc.org/events/ gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-the-covid-19-delta-variant-medical-and-legal- considerations-in-the-workplace/.

    X-TAGS;LANGUAGE=en-US:coronavirus\,covid\,COVID-19\,Delta variant\,Dr. Moha n Suntha\,Harriet E. Cooperman\,Saul Ewing Arnstein &\; Lehr LLP\,UMMS\ ,University of Maryland Medical System\,vaccinations\,vaccines X-COST:GBC members: $25\, non-members: $50 X-TICKETS-URL:https://gbc.org/events/gbc-newsmaker-speaker-series-the-covid -19-delta-variant-medical-and-legal-considerations-in-the-workplace/ END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT UID:ai1ec-124534@gbc.org DTSTAMP:20220118T020755Z CATEGORIES;LANGUAGE=en-US:Featured\,GBC Event CONTACT:https://gbc.org/events/2021-gbc-golf-classic/ DESCRIPTION:Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for its 2021 Golf Classic at Greystone Golf Course. Amenities include continental breakfast\; greens fees\, cart rental and range balls\; beverages and snacks on course\; and awards luncheon.\nEvent details:\n\nWhen: Wednesday\, September 15\, 2021 \; 8:30 a.m. shotgun start\nWhere: Greystone Golf Course\, 2115 White Hall Road\, White Hall\, Md.\, 21161\nCost: $250 individual golfer\, $850 four some\nPurchase a set of 3 mulligans for $25 in advance (with a limit of 1 set per player) until noon\, September 10.\nMulligans will also be availab le for $10 each (with a limit of 2 mulligans per player) the day of the ev ent.\nGolf Classic Package Plans\n“ACE” Package – $1\,300 — SOLD OUT\n\nTw o complimentary foursomes.\nCompany name displayed at registration.\nCompa ny name displayed at two holes.\nCompany name displayed on scoreboard\, sc orecards\, carts and GBC website.\nProminent mention during awards present ation.\nCompany name displayed prominently in program.\n\n“EAGLE” Package – $900 — SOLD OUT\n\nOne complimentary foursome.\nCompany name displayed a t registration.\nCompany name displayed at one hole and at driving range. \nCompany name listed in program and on GBC website.\n\n“BIRDIE” Package – $500 — SOLD OUT\n\nTwo complimentary golfers.\nCompany name displayed at one hole.\nCompany name listed in program and on GBC website.\n\n“PAR” Pac kage – $200\nNot a golfer but interested in getting some extra exposure fo r the company? The Par Package is great for people who attend the event an d are not golfing or do not attend but want to advertise!\n\nCompany name displayed at one hole.\nCompany name listed in program and on GBC website. \nComplimentary admission for two to awards luncheon after tournament.\n\n To be eligible for a refund\, the Greater Baltimore Committee requires a 7 2-hour cancellation notice. Contact Karen Parrish at karenp@gbc.org.\nFor event and sponsorship information\, contact Lisa Byrd\, Director of Events and Business Development\, at lisab@gbc.org.\nRegister to attend.\nSee pi ctures from the 2020 GBC Golf Classic here.\nSponsors:\nGolf Ball Sponsor \n\n \nGolf Cart Sponsor\n\n \nBreakfast Sponsor\n\nLuncheon Sponsor\n\n  \nBeverage Cart Sponsor\n\n \nDriving Range Sponsor\n\n \nClosest to the P in Sponsor\n\n \nAce Package\nFirst National Bank\nGorman & Williams\nMary land Center for Hospitality Training\nNelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough L LP\nTowson University\nEagle Package\nBD Life Sciences – Integrated Diagno stic Solutions\nEdwards & Hill Office Furniture\nHeritage Properties Inc. \nMorris & Ritchie Associates\, Inc.\nNortheast Maglev\nSouthway Builders\ , Inc.\nVehicles for Change\nBirdie Package\nThe Electric Motor Repair Com pany DTSTART;TZID=America/New_York:20210915T083000 DTEND;TZID=America/New_York:20210915T150000 LOCATION:Greystone Golf Course @ 2115 White Hall Road\, White Hall\, Md.\, 21161 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:2021 GBC Golf Classic URL:https://gbc.org/event/2021-gbc-golf-classic/ X-COST-TYPE:free X-WP-IMAGES-URL:thumbnail\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/golfersoncoursecms-1 024x625.jpg\;584\;356\,medium\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/golfersoncourse cms-1024x625.jpg\;584\;356\,large\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/golfersonco ursecms-1024x625.jpg\;584\;356\,full\;/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/golferso ncoursecms-1024x625.jpg\;584\;356 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\\n\\n\\n\\n\\n

    Golfers on courseJoin the Gr eater Baltimore Committee for its 2021 Golf Classic at Greystone Golf Cour se. Amenities include continental breakfast\; greens fees\, cart rental an d range balls\; beverages and snacks on course\; and awards luncheon.

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