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Description: Highlights from Association for Corporate Growth Cleveland Deal Maker Awards 2015 and profiles of the award winners, narrated by Tom Hamilton. Winners are:
We are excited to present a series of programs designed to highlight the importance and impact of a growth mindset. The speakers and events have been carefully selected to showcase innovation, entrepreneurship and the fact that national leaders are thriving within our own community. We encourage you to sign up today for each of the events and also ask that you share this event announcement with others in your network.
Dale Vernon and Tom Zucker
Co-Chairs, ACG Events
West Side Social/Networking
Join us at Lakewood Country Club as Jim Pshock, CEO of Bravo Wellness, shares his story of entrepreneurship and innovation. The social networking event will include cocktails and hors d'oeuvres.
East Side Social/Networking
Join us at Acacia Reservation's Clubhouse as a Mike Bush, SVP of Ganeden Biotech, shares their entrepreneurial story of evolving their consumer products company into a global ingredient brand. The social networking event will include cocktails and hors d'oeuvres.
Lunch Speaker - Thomas J. Graham, M.D.
Cleveland Clinic's orthopedic hand surgeon for the high performance athletes and leader within the Cleveland Clinic speaks on innovation and growth through collaboration. Dr. Thomas Graham highlights the Global Center for Health Innovation and the collaboration between CCF, UH and Case and Companies in an engaging discussion. This is an excellent opportunity to visit and learn about the world renowned Global Center for Health Innovation and the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Installation which is the only one of its type in the country and was moved to Cleveland from Chicago.
Breakfast Speaker - The Legacy Economy: Is Cleveland on the Cusp of a New Economic Epoch?
How will Cleveland and Northeast Ohio continue its recent national resurgence? Rust Belt Chic: A Cleveland Anthology co-author Richey Piiparinen, shares his studies on Cleveland's growing prospects of reversing the brain drain and what the drivers are to future success.
Afternoon Speaker - Richard Boyatzis on Emotional Intelligence
World renowned speaker, author and Professor at Case Western Reserve, Richard Boyatzis will lead a highly interactive discussion on the topics of leadership development and emotional intelligence. He will highlight the role emotional intelligence plays in business today with effective and high-performing teams.