Introducing “Capital M”, A Podcast Addressing Capital Markets in Maryland and the Mid-Atlantic.Raising equity capital has been described as one of the biggest challenges for early and mid stage companies in the Mid-Atlantic. With the launch of the Capital M podcast, the Maryland Tech Council (MTC) hopes to address capital markets in this region and elevate the conversation to help companies prepare for the market. Marty Rosendale, CEO of MTC and host of the podcast, sits down with top executives who have successfully raised capital to discuss access to capital, what it means to be ready for the capital markets in this region, and their strategy for engaging with Venture Capital investors and Private Equity firms. Join the conversation!
Naked at Work: A Leader's Guide to Fearless Authenticity featuring Best-Selling Author Danessa Knaupp
Danessa Knaupp, CEO and Author of Naked at Work joined Maryland Tech Council CEO, Marty Rosendale on January 13, 2021. Their conversation highlighted leadership theory, real-life executive experience, and humor to explore authenticity at work. As a CEO and entrepreneur with an extensive background in finance, Danessa brings a unique and valuable perspective to leaders related to specific ways your authentic leadership can drive innovation, build trust, and directly impact financial returns.
Thank you to our sponsors Alexandria Real Estate and Pfizer.
Vaccine Science: Two centuries of continuous research, improvements, and achievements
Dr. Leonard Friedland, Vice President and Director of Scientific Affairs and Public Health for GSK Vaccines joined Maryland Tech Council CEO, Martin Rosendale for this ZoomCast to discuss vaccine development, new technologies, and the two centuries of continuous research, improvements and achievements in the field.
Watch the ZoomCast here: https://youtu.be/XttK3FsEpPc
Developing and Deploying COVID-19 Vaccines and Therapeutics
Karen L. Smith, M.D., Ph.D., Executive Vice President, Chief Medical Officer of Emergent BioSolutions joined MTC CEO, Martin Rosendale for a discussion on developing and deploying COVID-19 vaccines and therapeutics. They discussed the supply chain and pipeline challenges, the value of collaboration in our region and Maryland as a premier vaccine industry cluster.
CapitalM ZoomCast Live! Featuring Comptroller Peter Franchot
Comptroller, Peter Franchot joined MTC CEO, Marty Rosendale for a robust discussion on the impact of COVID-19 on small businesses, Maryland’s fiscal health, and Maryland’s continued economic recovery. During Q&A, the Comptroller addressed the Digital Divide, the application of statewide high-speed internet and specific issues facing your industry.
Briefing with Maryland Senators and Delegates
CapitalM ZoomCast Live - COVID Series: Briefing with Maryland Senators and Delegates
In this episode, Maryland Senators and Delegates joined MTC CEO, Marty Rosendale for a robust discussion on how we can translate COVID-19 work into legislation for the 2021 legislative session, other potential COVID-19 biotech or cybersecurity legislation under consideration, and additional actions that the Legislature can take to assist your business and the state.
Thank you to our guests:
Senate Finance Committee Vice Chair, Brian FeldmanSenate Majority Leader, Nancy KingJoint Committee on Cybersecurity, Information Technology and Biotechnology Co-Chair, Senator Katie Fry HesterHouse Majority Leader and Ways and Means Committee, Revenue Subcommittee Chair, Eric LuedtkeSenator Steve Hershey, Senate Finance CommitteeDelegate Lily Qi, Member of the House Economic Matters CommitteeDelegate Nick Charles, Member of the House Health and Government CommitteeRichard Tabuteau, Attorney, Schwartz, Metz & WiseThis episode is sponsored by Amgen. Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. This approach begins by using tools like advanced human genetics to unravel the complexities of disease and understand the fundamentals of human biology. For more information, visit www.amgen.com or follow on www.twitter.com/amgen.
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Answering the Call for COVID-19 Diagnostics, the Global Response with Becton Dickinson (BD)
Dave Hickey is the President of Integrated Diagnostic Solutions for Becton Dickinson (BD). He is also a member of the John Hopkin’s Health Advisory Board, and more recently, an advisor to the president’s COVID Task Force. In this episode, he and Marty Rosendale, CEO of the Tech Council, discussed BD’s response to early challenges to the supply chain, areas of innovation to expand the roles of their platforms during the public health emergency, and more.
This episode was sponsored by the University of Maryland BioPark. The BioPark is Baltimore’s largest biotech cluster and is home to leading and early stage life sciences companies. It accelerates biotech commercialization and economic development in West Baltimore and throughout the region. Click here to learn more about the BioPark.
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Love the Show! Martin Rosendale is a fantastic host that asks strong questions