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Brent Schroeder, BSEE, Group President, Heating and Air Conditioning Emerson Commercial & Residential Solutions
Feb
18
7:30 PM19:30

Brent Schroeder, BSEE, Group President, Heating and Air Conditioning Emerson Commercial & Residential Solutions

Join us for the T.J. Smull College of Engineering Spotts Lecture Series

Feb. 18, 2019
 7:30 p.m.

Ohio Northern University

Freed Center for the Performing Arts

A Global Company's Perspective on Engineering Career Opportunities
Presented by:  Brent Schroeder, BSEE ’88, Group President, Heating and Air Conditioning Emerson Commercial & Residential Solutions

This event is good for one CPD hour. Please RSVP for CPD attendance to Laurie Laird by email or by phone: 419-772-2421

ABOUT THE SPEAKER

Brent Schroeder, BSEE ’88, was born and raised in Defiance, Ohio. After graduating from Defiance High School, Schroeder attended Ohio Northern University, where he graduated in with a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering. While at Ohio Northern, Schroeder was a member of the men’s varsity basketball and golf teams.

Upon graduation, Schroeder joined Therm-O-Disc, a subsidiary of Emerson Electric in Mansfield, Ohio, as a sales engineer. He subsequently held a series of increasingly responsible roles in sales, marketing, internal operations and general management. Schroeder was promoted to president of Emerson’s Fusite Division in Cincinnati, Ohio, in 2003, holding that role until 2006. Schroeder then returned to Therm-O-Disc as president, serving until he joined Emerson’s Air Conditioning business as president in 2008.

In 2016, Schroeder was promoted to group president, heating and air conditioning, of Emerson’s Commercial and Residential Solutions business. In this role, Schroeder is responsible for Emerson’s businesses serving the HVAC industries, with revenue in excess of $2 billion and solutions ranging from Copeland compressors, White-Rogers valves and controls, and Sensi thermostats and monitoring solutions.

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Tanny Crane, President & CEO, Crane Group
Feb
19
7:30 AM07:30

Tanny Crane, President & CEO, Crane Group

Tanny Crane

President & CEO, Crane Group

Tanny Crane Bio

Ross Leadership Institute

Registration is required. No cost to attend

To register, email debbie@rossleadership.com

Our Leadership Hours are held the third Tuesday of each month (January-May, July-November) from 7:30am–8:30am and are free to attend. These presentations are offered in partnership with Otterbein University and highlight exceptional leaders and a variety of leadership topics.**REGISTRATION IS FREE BUT REQUIRED**

Learn More: http://rossleadership.com/leadership-hours

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Joe DeLoss, founder, Hot Chicken Takeover
Feb
21
7:30 PM19:30

Joe DeLoss, founder, Hot Chicken Takeover

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Joe DeLoss, founder and head fryer of Columbus, Ohio-based Hot Chicken Takeover, discusses his company’s business model, which seeks to provide supportive jobs to men and women who need a fair chance at work to overcome barriers such as homelessness or previous incarceration. His presentation will be a fireside-style chat moderated by 2006 OWU alumnus Dan Sharpe, vice president for community research and grants management for The Columbus Foundation.

The chat will be held in Benes Room B of the Hamilton-Williams Campus Center, 40 Rowland Ave., Delaware. It represents OWU’s 2019 Heisler Business Ethics Lecture organized by The Woltemade Center for Economics, Business and Entrepreneurship. Admission is free. Learn more about the center and lecture series at www.owu.edu/woltemade.

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Kenyon Unique Series: An Evening with Nicole Van Der Tuin '07
Feb
23
8:00 PM20:00

Kenyon Unique Series: An Evening with Nicole Van Der Tuin '07

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The 2019 Kenyon Unique lecture will feature entrepreneur Nicole Van Der Tuin '07. Named one of Fast Company's 100 Most Creative People in 2016, Van Der Tuin is the co-founder and CEO of First Access, a financial technology company helping extend credit to people in emerging economies.

 Kenyon Unique features lectures and conversations with distinguished faculty members and Kenyon alumni that are streamed live and recorded as part of a digital library.

Community Foundation Theater in the Gund Gallery 
101 1/2 College Drive, Gambier, Ohio 43022

more info: http://calendar.kenyon.edu/event/kenyon_unique_series_an_evening_with_nicole_van_der_tuin_07#.XE9n4C2ZNTZ

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Milton Friedman Lecture: Dr. Mark Schweitzer
Mar
5
7:00 PM19:00

Milton Friedman Lecture: Dr. Mark Schweitzer

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Dr. Mark Schweitzer, Senior Vice President at the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, is the 2019 Milton Friedman Lecture speaker. Schweitzer, who is responsible for providing high-level oversight to the community development department and making economic presentations to the Bank and Branch boards of directors, business advisory councils, and internal and external groups, will speak at 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, March 5th, in the Alma McDonough Auditorium. His topic will be "Opioids and the Labor Market." The event is free and open to the public.

Alma McDonough Auditorium

CONTACT INFO:
Dr. Greg Delemeester 
delemeeg@marietta.edu

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Joseph M. Magliochetti Leadership Summit
Mar
20
11:30 AM11:30

Joseph M. Magliochetti Leadership Summit

CEO of Mainstreet Ventures and Co-Founder of Balance Pan-Asian Grille to present on ‘Innovative Entrepreneurship’

Lourdes University’s College of Business and Leadership is pleased to host the 7th annual Joseph M. Magliochetti Leadership Summit, on Wednesday, March 20 at 11:30 AM, at the Sylvania Country Club, 5201 Corey Rd, Sylvania. Featured speakers, Michael Gibbons, President & CEO of Mainstreet Ventures Inc., and Prakash Karamchandani, Co-Founder of Balance Pan-Asian Grille, will speak on Innovative Leadership.

The Joseph M. Magliochetti Leadership Summit honors the work of the former CEO of the Dana Corporation. In 2010, his family established the summit as well as the Lourdes University Endowed Chair of Business and Finance in his memory. Today, the Leadership Summit is recognized as the Toledo region’s foremost event dedicated to realizing “Business as a Noble Profession.” Previous events have featured CEOs and administrators from local, national and international businesses and organizations.

Tickets are $30 per person/$300 per table for regular seating or $50 per person/$500 per table for preferred seating. Tables include seating for (10) people. Sponsorship opportunities are still available. To purchase tickets, please visit www.picatic.com/JMMLS19 or call 419-824-3751.

 

Michael C. Gibbons

Michael C. Gibbons co-founded Mainstreet Ventures Inc., along with Dennis Serras and Dieter Boehm in 1981. Mainstreet Ventures (MSV) owns and operates 22 distinctive eateries in 14 cities across five states including Real Seafood Co., Ciao, and The Chop House. MSV seeks to exceed guest expectations by “providing memorable dining experiences in creative and distinctive restaurants.” Along with excellent customer experiences and food, MSV enhances the community by providing over $50,000 in scholarships to employees annually, and over $2 million per year to local charities. The former chair of the National Restaurant Association earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Government from Xavier University. 

 

Prakash Karamchandani

Prakash Karamchandani is the Co-Founder/CEO of Balance Pan-Asian Grille. With multiple locations, over 120 employees, and $8 million-plus in revenue, his business utilizes thousands of pounds of locally grown produce for its operations. A respected and well-known professional, Karamchandani has received several awards including being named one of Fast-Casual.com’s Top 24 Fast Casual Executives. Balance Grille is ranked 33rd on the Top 100 Movers and Shakers list. He has presented at national forums including the Restaurant Leadership Conference and the Multi-Unit Restaurant Technology Conference. Karamchandani attended The University of Toledo, where he earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance and met his business partner for Balance Grille. 

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2019 Kenyon Showcase
Apr
2
1:00 PM13:00

2019 Kenyon Showcase

On April 2, Kenyon faculty, staff and students will celebrate intellectual and creative life on campus.  

 The Kenyon Showcase features the high-impact practices that make a Kenyon education spectacular. These include but are not limited to student research projects, artistic performances, internships, community-based research and community-engaged learning, senior honors theses, capstone courses and projects, off-campus study, independent study, service learning, first-year seminars and experiences and collaborative assignments and projects.  

 Students, faculty and staff mentors will be sharing their work at stations organized by the type of educational experience. We want everyone to see what is happening on the Hill in many different areas that impact the lives of our students.

 This campus-wide event celebrates student success, shares information about the amazing things our students are doing and fosters intellectual discussion and creative engagement on campus.

Kenyon Athletic Center 
221 Duff St, Gambier, Ohio 43022

More info: http://calendar.kenyon.edu/event/2019_kenyon_showcase#.XE9pWy2ZPUZ

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I HEART TRAVEL WEEK LECTURE
Feb
12
12:00 PM12:00

I HEART TRAVEL WEEK LECTURE

Marting-Treuhaft Lounge, Marting Hall

Event is free and open to the public, but registration is requested. REGISTER>>

"HOW FOREIGN LANGUAGE LAUNCHED MY BUSINESS AROUND THE WORLD"

As a part of the BW Study Abroad "I Heart Travel Week" celebration, the Center for Innovation & Growth (CIG) welcomes Michael Tindall '10 who will share his entrepreneurial journey which began at Baldwin Wallace University.

Tindall will talk about how starting a student group and a film series played a role in creating his businesses after graduating as a German and English double major. His current business, Opus Global Services, provides virtual staff to organizations all over the world. Now, he is able to pursue a career that aligns with his passion for travel.

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Nicholas E. Calio, president and chief executive officer of Airlines for America
Feb
6
7:00 PM19:00

Nicholas E. Calio, president and chief executive officer of Airlines for America

Ohio Wesleyan alumnus Nicholas E. Calio, Class of 1975, president and chief executive officer of Airlines for America, discusses “A Perspective: Congress, the White House, and Business. Bipartisanship in Partisan Politics, in Room 301 of Merrick Hall, 65 S. Sandusky St., Delaware. During his career, Calio also worked as assistant to the president for legislative affairs for Presidents George W. Bush and George H.W. Bush. He also is the current vice chair of the OWU Board of Trustees. Calio’s presentation is Ohio Wesleyan’s 2019 Benjamin F. Marsh Lecture Series on Public Affairssponsored by OWU’s Department of Politics and Government and its Arneson Institute for Practical Politics and Public Affairs. Admission is free. Learn more at www.owu.edu/politics.

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