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  • 2019 GBC Golf Classic
    July 10, 2019
    7:30 am - 2:30 pm

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

If you go:

When: Wednesday, July 10, 2019; 7:30 a.m. registration and breakfast, 8 a.m. shotgun start

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

Cost: $200 individual golfer; $750 foursome

Golf Classic Package Plans

“ACE” Package – $1,250

  • Two complimentary foursomes.
  • Company name displayed at registration.
  • Company name displayed at two holes.
  • Company name displayed on scoreboard, scorecards, carts and GBC website.
  • Prominent mention during awards presentation.
  • Company name displayed prominently in program.

“EAGLE” Package – $850

  • One complimentary foursome.
  • Company name displayed at registration.
  • Company name displayed at one hole and at driving range.
  • Company name listed in program and on GBC website.

“BIRDIE” Package – $500

  • Two complimentary golfers.
  • Company name displayed at one hole.
  • Company name listed in program and on GBC website.

“PAR” Package – $200

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!

  • Company name displayed at one hole.
  • Company name listed in program and on GBC website.
  • Free admission for two to awards luncheon after tournament.

A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.

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

Event Sponsors:

Ambassador 

Baltimore Development Corporation

The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company

Golf Ball Sponsor

SECU Maryland

Breakfast Sponsor

Baltimore Ravens

Beverage Cart 

Douglass Memorial Community Church

Golf Cart

Advance Business Systems

Luncheon 

Centerplate

Kelly & Associates Insurance Group/Kelly Payroll

Hole-in-One

Mahogany, Inc.

Closet to the Pin

Quinn Evans Architect

Driving Range

Quinn Evans Architect

Jul
10
Wed
2019 GBC Golf Classic @ Greystone Golf Course
Jul 10 @ 7:30 am – 2:30 pm

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

If you go:

When: Wednesday, July 10, 2019; 7:30 a.m. registration and breakfast, 8 a.m. shotgun start

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

Register to attend

Cost: $200 individual golfer; $750 foursome

Golf Classic Package Plans

“ACE” Package – $1,250

  • Two complimentary foursomes.
  • Company name displayed at registration.
  • Company name displayed at two holes.
  • Company name displayed on scoreboard, scorecards, carts and GBC website.
  • Prominent mention during awards presentation.
  • Company name displayed prominently in program.

“EAGLE” Package – $850

  • One complimentary foursome.
  • Company name displayed at registration.
  • Company name displayed at one hole and at driving range.
  • Company name listed in program and on GBC website.

“BIRDIE” Package – $500

  • Two complimentary golfers.
  • Company name displayed at one hole.
  • Company name listed in program and on GBC website.

“PAR” Package – $200

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!

  • Company name displayed at one hole.
  • Company name listed in program and on GBC website.
  • Free admission for two to awards luncheon after tournament.

A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.

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

Event Sponsors:

Ambassador 

Baltimore Development Corporation

The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company

Golf Ball

SECU Maryland

Golf Cart

Advance Business Systems

Breakfast

Baltimore Ravens

Luncheon 

Centerplate

Kelly & Associates Insurance Group/Kelly Payroll

Beverage Cart Sponsor

Douglas Memorial Community Church

Hole-in-One

Mahogany, Inc.

Closest to the Pin

Quinn Evans Architect

Driving Range

Quinn Evans Architect

Ace Package 

ELEVI Associates

Eagle Package

Archdiocese of Baltimore

ASCI Transitions

CR Services

Edwards and Hill Office Furniture

EZShield Fraud + IdentityForce

 

Jul
11
Thu
Newsmaker: Gun Violence in Urban America, featuring book author Thomas Abt and Expert Panel Discussion
Jul 11 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am

Thomas Abt

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

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 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, the Chicago-Sun Times, The Guardian, Vox, and National Public Radio.

Before 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 development of New York’s GIVE (Gun-Involved Violence Elimination) Initiative, which employs evidence-informed, data-driven approaches to reduce gun violence.

Before his work in New York, Abt served 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 criminal justice grant-making and research agencies to integrate evidence, policy, and practice. While at OJP, Abt played a lead role in establishing the National Forum on Youth Violence Prevention, a network of federal agencies and local communities working together to reduce youth and gang violence.

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

PANEL DISCUSSION WITH LAW ENFORCEMENT EXPERTS:

Thomas Abt, Senior Research Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government

Molly Baldwin, Founder and CEO, Roca

Ganesha Martin, Baltimore Mayor’s Office of Criminal Justice

Major Lloyd Wells, Eastern District, Baltimore City Police Department

 

If you go:

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

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

Cost: $50 – Members.

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

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

 


Sponsor

Host

Sep
26
Thu
Speaker Series with Chris McDonell: Closing the Sale: How to Inspect What You Expect – September 2019 @ Greater Baltimore Committee
Sep 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Chris McDonell

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

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 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 potential roadblocks to achieving that objective.

If you go:

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

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

Cost:

$35 members

$50 non-members

Register to attend

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

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

Sep
27
Fri
Newsmaker Breakfast with Debra L. McCurdy, President, Baltimore City Community College – September 2019 @ Greater Baltimore Committee
Sep 27 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am

Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a conversation with Debra L. McCurdy, the new President of Baltimore City Community College. She assumed the Presidency of BCCC in the spring 2019 semester.

For the past 11 years, McCurdy has served as President of Rhodes State College in Lima, Ohio where she oversaw the transformation of the institution as it expanded its programs to include associate 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 serve 26 companies. Bringing a strategic vision for program development and growth, she was instrumental in securing increased grant funding and maintaining fiscal stability.

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 included serving as a Woodrow Wilson Fellow and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Paul Quinn College in Texas and as Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs at Brandeis University in Massachusetts.

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

If you go:

When: Friday, September 27, 2019; 7:30 a.m. registration, 8 a.m. program

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

Cost: $50 Members

Register to attend

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

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

Breakfast Sponsor:

Nov
20
Wed
Speaker Series with Chris McDonell: Effective Networking & Business Development – November 2019 @ Greater Baltimore Committee
Nov 20 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am

Chris McDonell

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

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 you proactively address the challenges.

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

If you go:

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

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

Cost:

$35 members

$50 non-members

Register to attend

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

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


  • GBC Newsmaker: Gun Violence in America
    July 11, 2019
    7:30 am - 9:30 am

Thomas Abt

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

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 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, the Chicago-Sun Times, The Guardian, Vox, and National Public Radio.

Before 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 development of New York’s GIVE (Gun-Involved Violence Elimination) Initiative, which employs evidence-informed, data-driven approaches to reduce gun violence.

Before his work in New York, Abt served 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 criminal justice grant-making and research agencies to integrate evidence, policy, and practice. While at OJP, Abt played a lead role in establishing the National Forum on Youth Violence Prevention, a network of federal agencies and local communities working together to reduce youth and gang violence.

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

PANEL DISCUSSION WITH LAW ENFORCEMENT EXPERTS:

Thomas Abt, Senior Research Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government

Molly Baldwin, Founder and CEO, Roca

Ganesha Martin, Baltimore Mayor’s Office of Criminal Justice

Major Lloyd Wells, Eastern District, Baltimore City Police Department

 

If you go:

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

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

Cost: $50 – Members.

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

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

 


Sponsor

Host

Jul
10
Wed
2019 GBC Golf Classic @ Greystone Golf Course
Jul 10 @ 7:30 am – 2:30 pm

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

If you go:

When: Wednesday, July 10, 2019; 7:30 a.m. registration and breakfast, 8 a.m. shotgun start

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

Register to attend

Cost: $200 individual golfer; $750 foursome

Golf Classic Package Plans

“ACE” Package – $1,250

  • Two complimentary foursomes.
  • Company name displayed at registration.
  • Company name displayed at two holes.
  • Company name displayed on scoreboard, scorecards, carts and GBC website.
  • Prominent mention during awards presentation.
  • Company name displayed prominently in program.

“EAGLE” Package – $850

  • One complimentary foursome.
  • Company name displayed at registration.
  • Company name displayed at one hole and at driving range.
  • Company name listed in program and on GBC website.

“BIRDIE” Package – $500

  • Two complimentary golfers.
  • Company name displayed at one hole.
  • Company name listed in program and on GBC website.

“PAR” Package – $200

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!

  • Company name displayed at one hole.
  • Company name listed in program and on GBC website.
  • Free admission for two to awards luncheon after tournament.

A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.

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

Event Sponsors:

Ambassador 

Baltimore Development Corporation

The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company

Golf Ball

SECU Maryland

Golf Cart

Advance Business Systems

Breakfast

Baltimore Ravens

Luncheon 

Centerplate

Kelly & Associates Insurance Group/Kelly Payroll

Beverage Cart Sponsor

Douglas Memorial Community Church

Hole-in-One

Mahogany, Inc.

Closest to the Pin

Quinn Evans Architect

Driving Range

Quinn Evans Architect

Ace Package 

ELEVI Associates

Eagle Package

Archdiocese of Baltimore

ASCI Transitions

CR Services

Edwards and Hill Office Furniture

EZShield Fraud + IdentityForce

 

Jul
11
Thu
Newsmaker: Gun Violence in Urban America, featuring book author Thomas Abt and Expert Panel Discussion
Jul 11 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am

Thomas Abt

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

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 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, the Chicago-Sun Times, The Guardian, Vox, and National Public Radio.

Before 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 development of New York’s GIVE (Gun-Involved Violence Elimination) Initiative, which employs evidence-informed, data-driven approaches to reduce gun violence.

Before his work in New York, Abt served 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 criminal justice grant-making and research agencies to integrate evidence, policy, and practice. While at OJP, Abt played a lead role in establishing the National Forum on Youth Violence Prevention, a network of federal agencies and local communities working together to reduce youth and gang violence.

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

PANEL DISCUSSION WITH LAW ENFORCEMENT EXPERTS:

Thomas Abt, Senior Research Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government

Molly Baldwin, Founder and CEO, Roca

Ganesha Martin, Baltimore Mayor’s Office of Criminal Justice

Major Lloyd Wells, Eastern District, Baltimore City Police Department

 

If you go:

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

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

Cost: $50 – Members.

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

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

 


Sponsor

Host

Sep
26
Thu
Speaker Series with Chris McDonell: Closing the Sale: How to Inspect What You Expect – September 2019 @ Greater Baltimore Committee
Sep 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Chris McDonell

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

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 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 potential roadblocks to achieving that objective.

If you go:

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

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

Cost:

$35 members

$50 non-members

Register to attend

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

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

Sep
27
Fri
Newsmaker Breakfast with Debra L. McCurdy, President, Baltimore City Community College – September 2019 @ Greater Baltimore Committee
Sep 27 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am

Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a conversation with Debra L. McCurdy, the new President of Baltimore City Community College. She assumed the Presidency of BCCC in the spring 2019 semester.

For the past 11 years, McCurdy has served as President of Rhodes State College in Lima, Ohio where she oversaw the transformation of the institution as it expanded its programs to include associate 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 serve 26 companies. Bringing a strategic vision for program development and growth, she was instrumental in securing increased grant funding and maintaining fiscal stability.

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 included serving as a Woodrow Wilson Fellow and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Paul Quinn College in Texas and as Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs at Brandeis University in Massachusetts.

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

If you go:

When: Friday, September 27, 2019; 7:30 a.m. registration, 8 a.m. program

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

Cost: $50 Members

Register to attend

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

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

Breakfast Sponsor:

Nov
20
Wed
Speaker Series with Chris McDonell: Effective Networking & Business Development – November 2019 @ Greater Baltimore Committee
Nov 20 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am

Chris McDonell

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

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 you proactively address the challenges.

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

If you go:

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

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

Cost:

$35 members

$50 non-members

Register to attend

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

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


  • Breakfast Briefing: What the Affordable Care Act Means for Your Business
    September 11, 2019
    7:30 am - 9:30 am

Join us for this discussion on September 11, 2019. Members and Non-Members Welcome!

Health Insurance Reform in Maryland
Join 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 Act and the Trump Administration’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.
Bring your burning questions to this informative breakfast program.

 

Hear from:

Jay Duke owns a small, independent 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 implementation of the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange. Duke is a past State Chairman of the Independent Insurance Agents of Maryland and currently serves as its Legislative Committee Chairman.

 

 

Catherine Grason joined CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield as its Government Relations Director in January 2019.  Previously, Grason served as Chief of Staff of the Maryland Insurance Administration (MIA). In this role she managed the MIA’s policy activities and oversaw the Government Relations, Public Affairs and Regulatory Affairs Units. She also managed the agency’s participation and advocacy within the National Association of Insurance Commissioners’ (NAIC).

Grason began her career at the Insurance Administration in 2014 as the Director of Regulatory Affairs and NAIC Liaison where she advised the Insurance Commissioner on regulatory policy, managed the MIA’s day to day regulatory activity and oversaw the MIA’s participation 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 Life and Protection Division of the Transamerica/AEGON companies. In this capacity, she was the lead attorney tracking federal and state health insurance legislation and regulations, including the Affordable Care Act, for Transamerica.

Grason earned a bachelor’s degree in philosophy, with honors, from the University of Maryland and a Juris Doctor with a concentration in Government Service and Regulatory Institutions from the University of Baltimore School of Law, where 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 District of Maryland. She is a 2016 recipient of The Daily Record’s “Leading Women” award and a 2018 recipient of The Daily Record’s “Leadership in Law-Generation J.D.” award.

Brett Lininger is a government affairs consultant/lobbyist for Old Line Government Affairs, a wholly owned subsidiary of Nemphos Braue, LLC. Lininger represents clients from industries including insurance, energy, healthcare and information technology before all facets of State and local governments within Maryland. He is also Of Counsel with Nemphos Braue where he represents business clients on administrative law matters before State agencies.

 

 

Rhett Buttle is the Founder of Public Private Strategies, a consulting firm that is exclusively focused on where the public & private sectors meet. The firm is a leader in engaging business leaders – from 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 Institute in the Financial Security Program.

 

 

If you go:

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

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

Cost: $35 members, $50 non-members

A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.

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

Jul
10
Wed
2019 GBC Golf Classic @ Greystone Golf Course
Jul 10 @ 7:30 am – 2:30 pm

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

If you go:

When: Wednesday, July 10, 2019; 7:30 a.m. registration and breakfast, 8 a.m. shotgun start

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

Register to attend

Cost: $200 individual golfer; $750 foursome

Golf Classic Package Plans

“ACE” Package – $1,250

  • Two complimentary foursomes.
  • Company name displayed at registration.
  • Company name displayed at two holes.
  • Company name displayed on scoreboard, scorecards, carts and GBC website.
  • Prominent mention during awards presentation.
  • Company name displayed prominently in program.

“EAGLE” Package – $850

  • One complimentary foursome.
  • Company name displayed at registration.
  • Company name displayed at one hole and at driving range.
  • Company name listed in program and on GBC website.

“BIRDIE” Package – $500

  • Two complimentary golfers.
  • Company name displayed at one hole.
  • Company name listed in program and on GBC website.

“PAR” Package – $200

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!

  • Company name displayed at one hole.
  • Company name listed in program and on GBC website.
  • Free admission for two to awards luncheon after tournament.

A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.

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

Event Sponsors:

Ambassador 

Baltimore Development Corporation

The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company

Golf Ball

SECU Maryland

Golf Cart

Advance Business Systems

Breakfast

Baltimore Ravens

Luncheon 

Centerplate

Kelly & Associates Insurance Group/Kelly Payroll

Beverage Cart Sponsor

Douglas Memorial Community Church

Hole-in-One

Mahogany, Inc.

Closest to the Pin

Quinn Evans Architect

Driving Range

Quinn Evans Architect

Ace Package 

ELEVI Associates

Eagle Package

Archdiocese of Baltimore

ASCI Transitions

CR Services

Edwards and Hill Office Furniture

EZShield Fraud + IdentityForce

 

Jul
11
Thu
Newsmaker: Gun Violence in Urban America, featuring book author Thomas Abt and Expert Panel Discussion
Jul 11 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am

Thomas Abt

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

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 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, the Chicago-Sun Times, The Guardian, Vox, and National Public Radio.

Before 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 development of New York’s GIVE (Gun-Involved Violence Elimination) Initiative, which employs evidence-informed, data-driven approaches to reduce gun violence.

Before his work in New York, Abt served 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 criminal justice grant-making and research agencies to integrate evidence, policy, and practice. While at OJP, Abt played a lead role in establishing the National Forum on Youth Violence Prevention, a network of federal agencies and local communities working together to reduce youth and gang violence.

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

PANEL DISCUSSION WITH LAW ENFORCEMENT EXPERTS:

Thomas Abt, Senior Research Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government

Molly Baldwin, Founder and CEO, Roca

Ganesha Martin, Baltimore Mayor’s Office of Criminal Justice

Major Lloyd Wells, Eastern District, Baltimore City Police Department

 

If you go:

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

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

Cost: $50 – Members.

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

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

 


Sponsor

Host

Sep
26
Thu
Speaker Series with Chris McDonell: Closing the Sale: How to Inspect What You Expect – September 2019 @ Greater Baltimore Committee
Sep 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Chris McDonell

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

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 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 potential roadblocks to achieving that objective.

If you go:

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

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

Cost:

$35 members

$50 non-members

Register to attend

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

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

Sep
27
Fri
Newsmaker Breakfast with Debra L. McCurdy, President, Baltimore City Community College – September 2019 @ Greater Baltimore Committee
Sep 27 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am

Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a conversation with Debra L. McCurdy, the new President of Baltimore City Community College. She assumed the Presidency of BCCC in the spring 2019 semester.

For the past 11 years, McCurdy has served as President of Rhodes State College in Lima, Ohio where she oversaw the transformation of the institution as it expanded its programs to include associate 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 serve 26 companies. Bringing a strategic vision for program development and growth, she was instrumental in securing increased grant funding and maintaining fiscal stability.

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 included serving as a Woodrow Wilson Fellow and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Paul Quinn College in Texas and as Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs at Brandeis University in Massachusetts.

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

If you go:

When: Friday, September 27, 2019; 7:30 a.m. registration, 8 a.m. program

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

Cost: $50 Members

Register to attend

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

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

Breakfast Sponsor:

Nov
20
Wed
Speaker Series with Chris McDonell: Effective Networking & Business Development – November 2019 @ Greater Baltimore Committee
Nov 20 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am

Chris McDonell

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

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 you proactively address the challenges.

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

If you go:

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

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

Cost:

$35 members

$50 non-members

Register to attend

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

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


  • Speaker Series with Chris McDonell: Closing the Sale: How to Inspect What You Expect
    September 26, 2019
    5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Chris McDonell

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

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 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 potential roadblocks to achieving that objective.

If you go:

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

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

Cost:

$35 members

$50 non-members

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

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

Jul
10
Wed
2019 GBC Golf Classic @ Greystone Golf Course
Jul 10 @ 7:30 am – 2:30 pm

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

If you go:

When: Wednesday, July 10, 2019; 7:30 a.m. registration and breakfast, 8 a.m. shotgun start

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

Register to attend

Cost: $200 individual golfer; $750 foursome

Golf Classic Package Plans

“ACE” Package – $1,250

  • Two complimentary foursomes.
  • Company name displayed at registration.
  • Company name displayed at two holes.
  • Company name displayed on scoreboard, scorecards, carts and GBC website.
  • Prominent mention during awards presentation.
  • Company name displayed prominently in program.

“EAGLE” Package – $850

  • One complimentary foursome.
  • Company name displayed at registration.
  • Company name displayed at one hole and at driving range.
  • Company name listed in program and on GBC website.

“BIRDIE” Package – $500

  • Two complimentary golfers.
  • Company name displayed at one hole.
  • Company name listed in program and on GBC website.

“PAR” Package – $200

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!

  • Company name displayed at one hole.
  • Company name listed in program and on GBC website.
  • Free admission for two to awards luncheon after tournament.

A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.

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

Event Sponsors:

Ambassador 

Baltimore Development Corporation

The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company

Golf Ball

SECU Maryland

Golf Cart

Advance Business Systems

Breakfast

Baltimore Ravens

Luncheon 

Centerplate

Kelly & Associates Insurance Group/Kelly Payroll

Beverage Cart Sponsor

Douglas Memorial Community Church

Hole-in-One

Mahogany, Inc.

Closest to the Pin

Quinn Evans Architect

Driving Range

Quinn Evans Architect

Ace Package 

ELEVI Associates

Eagle Package

Archdiocese of Baltimore

ASCI Transitions

CR Services

Edwards and Hill Office Furniture

EZShield Fraud + IdentityForce

 

Jul
11
Thu
Newsmaker: Gun Violence in Urban America, featuring book author Thomas Abt and Expert Panel Discussion
Jul 11 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am

Thomas Abt

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

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 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, the Chicago-Sun Times, The Guardian, Vox, and National Public Radio.

Before 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 development of New York’s GIVE (Gun-Involved Violence Elimination) Initiative, which employs evidence-informed, data-driven approaches to reduce gun violence.

Before his work in New York, Abt served 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 criminal justice grant-making and research agencies to integrate evidence, policy, and practice. While at OJP, Abt played a lead role in establishing the National Forum on Youth Violence Prevention, a network of federal agencies and local communities working together to reduce youth and gang violence.

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

PANEL DISCUSSION WITH LAW ENFORCEMENT EXPERTS:

Thomas Abt, Senior Research Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government

Molly Baldwin, Founder and CEO, Roca

Ganesha Martin, Baltimore Mayor’s Office of Criminal Justice

Major Lloyd Wells, Eastern District, Baltimore City Police Department

 

If you go:

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

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

Cost: $50 – Members.

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

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

 


Sponsor

Host

Sep
26
Thu
Speaker Series with Chris McDonell: Closing the Sale: How to Inspect What You Expect – September 2019 @ Greater Baltimore Committee
Sep 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Chris McDonell

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

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 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 potential roadblocks to achieving that objective.

If you go:

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

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

Cost:

$35 members

$50 non-members

Register to attend

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

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

Sep
27
Fri
Newsmaker Breakfast with Debra L. McCurdy, President, Baltimore City Community College – September 2019 @ Greater Baltimore Committee
Sep 27 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am

Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a conversation with Debra L. McCurdy, the new President of Baltimore City Community College. She assumed the Presidency of BCCC in the spring 2019 semester.

For the past 11 years, McCurdy has served as President of Rhodes State College in Lima, Ohio where she oversaw the transformation of the institution as it expanded its programs to include associate 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 serve 26 companies. Bringing a strategic vision for program development and growth, she was instrumental in securing increased grant funding and maintaining fiscal stability.

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 included serving as a Woodrow Wilson Fellow and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Paul Quinn College in Texas and as Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs at Brandeis University in Massachusetts.

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

If you go:

When: Friday, September 27, 2019; 7:30 a.m. registration, 8 a.m. program

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

Cost: $50 Members

Register to attend

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

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

Breakfast Sponsor:

Nov
20
Wed
Speaker Series with Chris McDonell: Effective Networking & Business Development – November 2019 @ Greater Baltimore Committee
Nov 20 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am

Chris McDonell

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

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 you proactively address the challenges.

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

If you go:

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

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

Cost:

$35 members

$50 non-members

Register to attend

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

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


  • Newsmaker Breakfast with Debra L. McCurdy, President-Elect, Baltimore City Community College
    September 27, 2019
    7:30 am - 9:30 am

Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a conversation with Debra L. McCurdy, the new President of Baltimore City Community College. She assumed the Presidency of BCCC in the spring 2019 semester.

For the past 11 years, McCurdy has served as President of Rhodes State College in Lima, Ohio where she oversaw the transformation of the institution as it expanded its programs to include associate 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 serve 26 companies. Bringing a strategic vision for program development and growth, she was instrumental in securing increased grant funding and maintaining fiscal stability.

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 included serving as a Woodrow Wilson Fellow and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Paul Quinn College in Texas and as Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs at Brandeis University in Massachusetts.

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

If you go:

When: Friday, September 27, 2019; 7:30 a.m. registration, 8 a.m. program

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

Cost: $50 Members

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

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

Breakfast Sponsor:

Jul
10
Wed
2019 GBC Golf Classic @ Greystone Golf Course
Jul 10 @ 7:30 am – 2:30 pm

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

If you go:

When: Wednesday, July 10, 2019; 7:30 a.m. registration and breakfast, 8 a.m. shotgun start

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

Register to attend

Cost: $200 individual golfer; $750 foursome

Golf Classic Package Plans

“ACE” Package – $1,250

  • Two complimentary foursomes.
  • Company name displayed at registration.
  • Company name displayed at two holes.
  • Company name displayed on scoreboard, scorecards, carts and GBC website.
  • Prominent mention during awards presentation.
  • Company name displayed prominently in program.

“EAGLE” Package – $850

  • One complimentary foursome.
  • Company name displayed at registration.
  • Company name displayed at one hole and at driving range.
  • Company name listed in program and on GBC website.

“BIRDIE” Package – $500

  • Two complimentary golfers.
  • Company name displayed at one hole.
  • Company name listed in program and on GBC website.

“PAR” Package – $200

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!

  • Company name displayed at one hole.
  • Company name listed in program and on GBC website.
  • Free admission for two to awards luncheon after tournament.

A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.

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

Event Sponsors:

Ambassador 

Baltimore Development Corporation

The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company

Golf Ball

SECU Maryland

Golf Cart

Advance Business Systems

Breakfast

Baltimore Ravens

Luncheon 

Centerplate

Kelly & Associates Insurance Group/Kelly Payroll

Beverage Cart Sponsor

Douglas Memorial Community Church

Hole-in-One

Mahogany, Inc.

Closest to the Pin

Quinn Evans Architect

Driving Range

Quinn Evans Architect

Ace Package 

ELEVI Associates

Eagle Package

Archdiocese of Baltimore

ASCI Transitions

CR Services

Edwards and Hill Office Furniture

EZShield Fraud + IdentityForce

 

Jul
11
Thu
Newsmaker: Gun Violence in Urban America, featuring book author Thomas Abt and Expert Panel Discussion
Jul 11 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am

Thomas Abt

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

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 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, the Chicago-Sun Times, The Guardian, Vox, and National Public Radio.

Before 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 development of New York’s GIVE (Gun-Involved Violence Elimination) Initiative, which employs evidence-informed, data-driven approaches to reduce gun violence.

Before his work in New York, Abt served 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 criminal justice grant-making and research agencies to integrate evidence, policy, and practice. While at OJP, Abt played a lead role in establishing the National Forum on Youth Violence Prevention, a network of federal agencies and local communities working together to reduce youth and gang violence.

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

PANEL DISCUSSION WITH LAW ENFORCEMENT EXPERTS:

Thomas Abt, Senior Research Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government

Molly Baldwin, Founder and CEO, Roca

Ganesha Martin, Baltimore Mayor’s Office of Criminal Justice

Major Lloyd Wells, Eastern District, Baltimore City Police Department

 

If you go:

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

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

Cost: $50 – Members.

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

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

 


Sponsor

Host

Sep
26
Thu
Speaker Series with Chris McDonell: Closing the Sale: How to Inspect What You Expect – September 2019 @ Greater Baltimore Committee
Sep 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Chris McDonell

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

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 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 potential roadblocks to achieving that objective.

If you go:

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

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

Cost:

$35 members

$50 non-members

Register to attend

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

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

Sep
27
Fri
Newsmaker Breakfast with Debra L. McCurdy, President, Baltimore City Community College – September 2019 @ Greater Baltimore Committee
Sep 27 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am

Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a conversation with Debra L. McCurdy, the new President of Baltimore City Community College. She assumed the Presidency of BCCC in the spring 2019 semester.

For the past 11 years, McCurdy has served as President of Rhodes State College in Lima, Ohio where she oversaw the transformation of the institution as it expanded its programs to include associate 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 serve 26 companies. Bringing a strategic vision for program development and growth, she was instrumental in securing increased grant funding and maintaining fiscal stability.

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 included serving as a Woodrow Wilson Fellow and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Paul Quinn College in Texas and as Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs at Brandeis University in Massachusetts.

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

If you go:

When: Friday, September 27, 2019; 7:30 a.m. registration, 8 a.m. program

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

Cost: $50 Members

Register to attend

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

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

Breakfast Sponsor:

Nov
20
Wed
Speaker Series with Chris McDonell: Effective Networking & Business Development – November 2019 @ Greater Baltimore Committee
Nov 20 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am

Chris McDonell

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

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 you proactively address the challenges.

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

If you go:

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

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

Cost:

$35 members

$50 non-members

Register to attend

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

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


  • Speaker Series with Chris McDonell: Effective Networking & Business Development
    November 20, 2019
    7:30 am - 9:00 am

Chris McDonell

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

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 you proactively address the challenges.

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

If you go:

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

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

Cost:

$35 members

$50 non-members

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

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

Jul
10
Wed
2019 GBC Golf Classic @ Greystone Golf Course
Jul 10 @ 7:30 am – 2:30 pm

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

If you go:

When: Wednesday, July 10, 2019; 7:30 a.m. registration and breakfast, 8 a.m. shotgun start

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

Register to attend

Cost: $200 individual golfer; $750 foursome

Golf Classic Package Plans

“ACE” Package – $1,250

  • Two complimentary foursomes.
  • Company name displayed at registration.
  • Company name displayed at two holes.
  • Company name displayed on scoreboard, scorecards, carts and GBC website.
  • Prominent mention during awards presentation.
  • Company name displayed prominently in program.

“EAGLE” Package – $850

  • One complimentary foursome.
  • Company name displayed at registration.
  • Company name displayed at one hole and at driving range.
  • Company name listed in program and on GBC website.

“BIRDIE” Package – $500

  • Two complimentary golfers.
  • Company name displayed at one hole.
  • Company name listed in program and on GBC website.

“PAR” Package – $200

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!

  • Company name displayed at one hole.
  • Company name listed in program and on GBC website.
  • Free admission for two to awards luncheon after tournament.

A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.

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

Event Sponsors:

Ambassador 

Baltimore Development Corporation

The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company

Golf Ball

SECU Maryland

Golf Cart

Advance Business Systems

Breakfast

Baltimore Ravens

Luncheon 

Centerplate

Kelly & Associates Insurance Group/Kelly Payroll

Beverage Cart Sponsor

Douglas Memorial Community Church

Hole-in-One

Mahogany, Inc.

Closest to the Pin

Quinn Evans Architect

Driving Range

Quinn Evans Architect

Ace Package 

ELEVI Associates

Eagle Package

Archdiocese of Baltimore

ASCI Transitions

CR Services

Edwards and Hill Office Furniture

EZShield Fraud + IdentityForce

 

Jul
11
Thu
Newsmaker: Gun Violence in Urban America, featuring book author Thomas Abt and Expert Panel Discussion
Jul 11 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am

Thomas Abt

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

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 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, the Chicago-Sun Times, The Guardian, Vox, and National Public Radio.

Before 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 development of New York’s GIVE (Gun-Involved Violence Elimination) Initiative, which employs evidence-informed, data-driven approaches to reduce gun violence.

Before his work in New York, Abt served 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 criminal justice grant-making and research agencies to integrate evidence, policy, and practice. While at OJP, Abt played a lead role in establishing the National Forum on Youth Violence Prevention, a network of federal agencies and local communities working together to reduce youth and gang violence.

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

PANEL DISCUSSION WITH LAW ENFORCEMENT EXPERTS:

Thomas Abt, Senior Research Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government

Molly Baldwin, Founder and CEO, Roca

Ganesha Martin, Baltimore Mayor’s Office of Criminal Justice

Major Lloyd Wells, Eastern District, Baltimore City Police Department

 

If you go:

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

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

Cost: $50 – Members.

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

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

 


Sponsor

Host

Sep
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Speaker Series with Chris McDonell: Closing the Sale: How to Inspect What You Expect – September 2019 @ Greater Baltimore Committee
Sep 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Chris McDonell

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

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 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 potential roadblocks to achieving that objective.

If you go:

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

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

Cost:

$35 members

$50 non-members

Register to attend

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

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

Sep
27
Fri
Newsmaker Breakfast with Debra L. McCurdy, President, Baltimore City Community College – September 2019 @ Greater Baltimore Committee
Sep 27 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am

Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a conversation with Debra L. McCurdy, the new President of Baltimore City Community College. She assumed the Presidency of BCCC in the spring 2019 semester.

For the past 11 years, McCurdy has served as President of Rhodes State College in Lima, Ohio where she oversaw the transformation of the institution as it expanded its programs to include associate 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 serve 26 companies. Bringing a strategic vision for program development and growth, she was instrumental in securing increased grant funding and maintaining fiscal stability.

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 included serving as a Woodrow Wilson Fellow and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Paul Quinn College in Texas and as Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs at Brandeis University in Massachusetts.

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

If you go:

When: Friday, September 27, 2019; 7:30 a.m. registration, 8 a.m. program

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

Cost: $50 Members

Register to attend

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

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

Breakfast Sponsor:

Nov
20
Wed
Speaker Series with Chris McDonell: Effective Networking & Business Development – November 2019 @ Greater Baltimore Committee
Nov 20 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am

Chris McDonell

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

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 you proactively address the challenges.

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

If you go:

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

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

Cost:

$35 members

$50 non-members

Register to attend

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

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


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Breakfast Briefing: Corporate Responsibility featuring Michael Hankin, President & CEO, Brown Advisory – June 2019 7:30 am
Breakfast Briefing: Corporate Responsibility featuring Michael Hankin, President & CEO, Brown Advisory – June 2019 @ Greater Baltimore Committee
Jun 11 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am
Breakfast Briefing: Corporate Responsibility featuring Michael Hankin, President & CEO, Brown Advisory - June 2019 @ Greater Baltimore Committee
Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a conversation with Michael Hankin, President & CEO of Brown Advisory, about building a firm guided by purpose. Hear from Hankin about how this focus has led the firm to understanding its higher purpose: to make the future better for the firm’s clients, colleagues and the communities in which they live and work. Hankin will share his thoughts about how a purpose-driven organization can inspire … Continue reading
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Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board, #bWomen event: The Business Case for Diversity, Inclusion and Equity – June 2019 8:00 am
Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board, #bWomen event: The Business Case for Diversity, Inclusion and Equity – June 2019 @ Ballard Spahr
Jun 13 @ 8:00 am – 9:45 am
Baltimore Women's Advisory Board, #bWomen event: The Business Case for Diversity, Inclusion and Equity - June 2019 @ Ballard Spahr
Join the GBC’s Baltimore Women’s Advisory Board for a #bWomen event: The Business Case for Diversity, Inclusion and Equity featuring Aster Angagaw, Former CEO, Sodexo Healthcare North America. 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. Furthermore, she will share the career experiences of 20 female executives in five continents whom she has been interviewing for her forthcoming book “Unintentional Choices.” Although … Continue reading
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Breakfast Briefing: Cybersecurity in the Workplace – June 2019 7:30 am
Breakfast Briefing: Cybersecurity in the Workplace – June 2019 @ Greater Baltimore Committee
Jun 26 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am
Breakfast Briefing: Cybersecurity in the Workplace - June 2019 @ Greater Baltimore Committee
Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a conversation about cybersecurity in the workplace and what you need to know to help keep your company’s data safe. Members and non-members welcome! Hear from: Dave Hartman, President and Co-Founder of Hartman Executive Advisors, founded Hartman with his wife Marie to transform executives’ long held, traditional views of IT and demonstrate how a technology-aligned business strategy is critical for long-term success. This pioneering approach … Continue reading
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2019 GBC Golf Classic @ Greystone Golf Course
Jul 10 @ 7:30 am – 2:30 pm

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

If you go:

When: Wednesday, July 10, 2019; 7:30 a.m. registration and breakfast, 8 a.m. shotgun start

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

Register to attend

Cost: $200 individual golfer; $750 foursome

Golf Classic Package Plans

“ACE” Package – $1,250

  • Two complimentary foursomes.
  • Company name displayed at registration.
  • Company name displayed at two holes.
  • Company name displayed on scoreboard, scorecards, carts and GBC website.
  • Prominent mention during awards presentation.
  • Company name displayed prominently in program.

“EAGLE” Package – $850

  • One complimentary foursome.
  • Company name displayed at registration.
  • Company name displayed at one hole and at driving range.
  • Company name listed in program and on GBC website.

“BIRDIE” Package – $500

  • Two complimentary golfers.
  • Company name displayed at one hole.
  • Company name listed in program and on GBC website.

“PAR” Package – $200

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!

  • Company name displayed at one hole.
  • Company name listed in program and on GBC website.
  • Free admission for two to awards luncheon after tournament.

A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.

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

Event Sponsors:

Ambassador 

Baltimore Development Corporation

The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company

Golf Ball

SECU Maryland

Golf Cart

Advance Business Systems

Breakfast

Baltimore Ravens

Luncheon 

Centerplate

Kelly & Associates Insurance Group/Kelly Payroll

Beverage Cart Sponsor

Douglas Memorial Community Church

Hole-in-One

Mahogany, Inc.

Closest to the Pin

Quinn Evans Architect

Driving Range

Quinn Evans Architect

Ace Package 

ELEVI Associates

Eagle Package

Archdiocese of Baltimore

ASCI Transitions

CR Services

Edwards and Hill Office Furniture

EZShield Fraud + IdentityForce

 

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Newsmaker: Gun Violence in Urban America, featuring book author Thomas Abt and Expert Panel Discussion
Jul 11 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am

Thomas Abt

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

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 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, the Chicago-Sun Times, The Guardian, Vox, and National Public Radio.

Before 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 development of New York’s GIVE (Gun-Involved Violence Elimination) Initiative, which employs evidence-informed, data-driven approaches to reduce gun violence.

Before his work in New York, Abt served 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 criminal justice grant-making and research agencies to integrate evidence, policy, and practice. While at OJP, Abt played a lead role in establishing the National Forum on Youth Violence Prevention, a network of federal agencies and local communities working together to reduce youth and gang violence.

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

PANEL DISCUSSION WITH LAW ENFORCEMENT EXPERTS:

Thomas Abt, Senior Research Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government

Molly Baldwin, Founder and CEO, Roca

Ganesha Martin, Baltimore Mayor’s Office of Criminal Justice

Major Lloyd Wells, Eastern District, Baltimore City Police Department

 

If you go:

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

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

Cost: $50 – Members.

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

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

 


Sponsor

Host

Sep
26
Thu
Speaker Series with Chris McDonell: Closing the Sale: How to Inspect What You Expect – September 2019 @ Greater Baltimore Committee
Sep 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Chris McDonell

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

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 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 potential roadblocks to achieving that objective.

If you go:

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

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

Cost:

$35 members

$50 non-members

Register to attend

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

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

Sep
27
Fri
Newsmaker Breakfast with Debra L. McCurdy, President, Baltimore City Community College – September 2019 @ Greater Baltimore Committee
Sep 27 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am

Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a conversation with Debra L. McCurdy, the new President of Baltimore City Community College. She assumed the Presidency of BCCC in the spring 2019 semester.

For the past 11 years, McCurdy has served as President of Rhodes State College in Lima, Ohio where she oversaw the transformation of the institution as it expanded its programs to include associate 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 serve 26 companies. Bringing a strategic vision for program development and growth, she was instrumental in securing increased grant funding and maintaining fiscal stability.

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 included serving as a Woodrow Wilson Fellow and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Paul Quinn College in Texas and as Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs at Brandeis University in Massachusetts.

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

If you go:

When: Friday, September 27, 2019; 7:30 a.m. registration, 8 a.m. program

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

Cost: $50 Members

Register to attend

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

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

Breakfast Sponsor:

Nov
20
Wed
Speaker Series with Chris McDonell: Effective Networking & Business Development – November 2019 @ Greater Baltimore Committee
Nov 20 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am

Chris McDonell

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

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 you proactively address the challenges.

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

If you go:

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

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

Cost:

$35 members

$50 non-members

Register to attend

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

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