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Friday Five | July 23, 2020

Each Friday, the Maryland Chamber will bring you the top five news stories from the intersection of business and government. Here are this week’s top five stories. 1. State school superintendent to allow flexibility in school re-opening At Governor Hogan’s press conference on Wednesday, July 22, state school superintendent Dr. Karen Salmon announced that MSDE…

REPLY ALL: A conversation with Gracelyn McDermott

REPLY ALL | Gracelyn McDermott Executive Director of Account Management, Kaiser Permanente Mid-Atlantic States Maryland Chamber board member Businesswoman Process Improver See more Reply All conversations What advice would you give business owners struggling with health care compliance? Health care is moving at a dizzying pace. I hope employers struggling to understand the landscape know they’re…

REPLY ALL: A conversation with Bancroft Gordon

REPLY ALL | Bancroft Gordon Vice President, Asst. General Counsel, Marriott International, Inc.  Maryland Chamber of Commerce Executive Committee Member Barrier-breaker Tell us about yourself and your journey to your current position?  I was born in Jamaica and was always a student athlete. I excelled at soccer and played for the Jamaican national soccer team—that…

Friday Five | June 19, 2020

We hope all of our members are staying safe and healthy and as productive as possible during this time. In light of the health crisis, the content of our Friday 5 emails has shifted to feature the top five COVID-19 news items and resources of the week. Today is Juneteenth, a day of remembrance On…

Reply All: A conversation with Brian Hammock

REPLY ALL | Brian Hammock Resident Vice President, CSX Transportation, Inc.  Maryland Chamber of Commerce member Relationship-builder Could you tell us a little about yourself and what led you to your current position as Resident Vice President at CSX? My background is in law and government. For the first 10 years of my career I worked…

Reply All: A conversation with Pegeen Townsend

REPLY ALL | Pegeen Townsend Vice President, Government Affairs, MedStar Health Maryland Chamber board & legislative committee member Could you tell us a little bit about your background?  I’m a lifelong Marylander and grew up in Silver Spring. I went to college at James Madison University and law school at George Mason University in…

Reply All: A conversation with Mike Bullis

REPLY ALL | Mike Bullis Executive Director, The IMAGE Center Chairman, Maryland Works Solution-seeker Tell us a little about yourself and your background. I grew up in Portland, Oregon. In my early 20s and 30s I worked in the Oregon legislature as a lobbyist and loved the idea of being able to make laws and…

Reply All: A conversation with Gary Ditto

REPLY ALL | Gary Ditto Founder & President, Who…A Staffing Company Maryland Chamber of Commerce Executive Referral Group Leader Uncommon Recruiter Could you tell us a little bit about your background? What led you to where you are today, Founder & President of Who Staffing? My background is a bit unique as I have basically had…

Reply All: A conversation with Christine Ross

REPLY ALL | Christine Ross President & CEO, Maryland Chamber of Commerce Community-minded Could you tell us a little bit about your background? What led you to where you are today, President and CEO of the Maryland Chamber of Commerce? I am a very community-minded individual and working at the chamber of commerce is just a perfect…

Reply All: A conversation with Steve Edwards

REPLY ALL | Steve Edwards Founder, Edwards Performance Solutions Maryland Chamber of Commerce board member Communicator Edwards Performance Solutions helps businesses optimize their operational performance through project management, cybersecurity, IT services, and training. Could you tell us a little bit about your background and what lead you to where you are today, founder of Edwards Performance…