Guest Speakers

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October 29, 2014 Board of Directors Meeting

Guest Speaker: Todd Marks, Founder, Mindgrub

Todd Marks, Founder, Mindgrub presented to the MCCC Board of Directors about innovation in mobile technology, web technology, gaming technology and workplace innovation. Click here for full presentation.

April 30, 2014 Board of Directos Meeting

Guest Speaker: Dr. Freeman Hrabowski, President, UMBC

Dr. Hrabowski presented to the MCCC Board of Directos and guests about "rethinking STEM Culture in America: Leadership and Innovation."

February 26, 2014 Board of Directors Meeting

Guest Speaker: Seth Goldman, President and Tea-EO, Honest Tea

Seth Goldman, President and Tea-EO, Honest Tea, presented to the MCCC Board of Directors and guests about lessons learned throughout his journey of starting and growing Honest Tea. Goldman's book, Mission in a Bottle, is a graphic novel that discusses how to prepare for the struggles that come with starting a business.

January 22, 2014 Board of Directors Meeting

Guest Speaker: Douglas Liu, Senior Vice President, Global Operations, Qiagen

Douglas Liu presented to the MCCC Board of Directors and guests about the decision to expand globally and the success Qiagen has found in the global marketplace.

November 13, 2013 Board of Directors Meeting

Guest Speaker: Dr. Stephen Fuller, Economist, Dwight Schar Faculty Chair and University Professor; Director, Center for Regional Analysis, George Mason University

Dr. Fuller presented to the Chamber's Board of Directors and guests on the recent performance and outlook of both the U.S. Economy and the local economy. To view Dr. Fuller's full presentation, click here.

October 23, 2013 Board of Directors Meeting

Guest Speaker: Dr. Wallace Loh, President, University of Maryland

Dr. Wallace Loh spoke to the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and guests about his vision for the future of the University of Maryland and its place in the community and higher education.

September 25, 2013 Board of Directors Meeting

Guest Speakers: The White Flint Partnership

  • Evan Goldman
  • Dawn Becker
  • Richard Jordan
  • Rod Lawrence

The White Flint Partnership discussed the existing conditions in White Flint and the White Flint Master Plan. Proposed changes to create White Flint Partnership's vision include a more effective transportation network and road design, reduce trafic and create a pedestrian friendly neighborhood. Economic costs and benefits of the master plan were also discussed.

To view the presentation, click here.