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2010 Conference Speakers
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Monday, August 16

Market Signals: What the Financial Markets are Telling Us Now
Grand Ballroom C
Dr. Peter Ricchiuti, Assistant Dean, Tulane University
Ted Abernathy, Executive Director, Southern Growth Policies Board
Carol Johnson, Owner, Continuous Dialog

Going Green - How to Take Advantage of Available Tax Benefits
Jim Edmonson, President, Edmonson Associates

What is the “Energy Efficiency Commercial Building Tax Deduction” and how do you obtain it?
Valerie Ryan, CEO, Nottawasaga Futures
Techniques for Obtaining BRE Appointments and Strategies for Obtaining Valuable Information During the Visits
Jim Armstrong
Public-Private BRE Partnerships
Wayne Burns, President, Chief Economic Strategist,
SGI Stratecon Global Institute

Site Location Consultants Panel
Mike Mullis, President & CEO, J.M. Mullis, Inc.
Mark Sweeney, Senior Principal, McCallum Sweeney Consulting

BREI - Award Winner Presentations #1

BREI - Award Winner Presentations #2
Carol Johnson, Owner, Continuous Dialog

Lean and Green: The 3 E’s: Energy, Efficiency, and Environmental Accelerating Competitiveness
David Candler, Unit Superintendent, Syngenta Crop Protection Inc., St. Gabriel,
C. J. Smith, Director of Business Development, MEPOL
Charles Hart, Owner and CEO, Hart Associates, Inc.
Sandra Hart, Secretary Treasurer, Hart Associates, Inc.

Implementing a Statewide BRE Program - Successes & Challenges
Tommy Kurtz, Executive Director, LA BERG
Eddie James, Assistant Director, LA BERG
Ardyn Triffiley, Assistant Director, LA BERG

OMAFRA-BR&E in Ontario
Art Lawson, Manager, Community Economic Dev. Rural Community Development Branch, OMAFRA
Tuesday, August 17
Using Communication Tools to Retain and Attract Job
Chad Cornett, Director of Business Development, Baton Rouge Area Chamber
Steve Drake, Drake & Associates

Positioning your Community for the New Economic Realities
J. Mac Holladay, CCE, PCED, CEO, Market Street Services