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Video of February 2014 Info Exchange meeting

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Info Exchange Meeting

February 20, 2014

 

Video of the February Info Exchange Meeting

Session presented by Darrin M. Redus, Sr. President & CEO of MainStreet Inclusion Advisors, LLC

 

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BDPA Detroit – "Entrepreneur Opportunities in Detroit -"Feb. 20, 2014 Info Exchange

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February 20, 2014

 

 Software and Information Technology businesses and skills are in great demand. Hundreds of millions of dollars in growth capital is being invested in emerging software and IT companies. The BDPA and its network is uniquely positioned to capitalize on these emerging trends. 

Through a collaboration with MainStreet Inclusion Advisors, BDPA is connecting to some of the region's leading entrepreneurial and commercialization institutions including, but not limited to, TechTown, Bizdom, Detroit Innovate, AutoHarvest, Next Energy, Henry Ford Innovation Institute, and Wayne State's Office of Technology Commercialization.

Whether you are a current or aspiring entrepreneur or simply looking to get involved in a high growth software and IT company, don't miss this invaluable session presented by Darrin M. Redus, Sr. President & CEO of MainStreet Inclusion Advisors, LLC.  Come find out how to get involved!

Join us at TechTown on February 20,2014

 Light refreshment will be served

Register HERE for event

 

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Successful Interviewing and Salary Negotiations for 2014

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BDPA Detroit January 2014 InfoExchange meeting

"Successful Interviewing and Salary Negotiations"

January 16, 2014 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Techtown

440 Burroughs

Detroit, MI  48207

 

Start off the New Year right by pursuing your career passion. Learn what is necessary to navigate the interviewing process, resumes that capture interviews, and how to properly negotiate salary and benefits package.

Our panel guests Mike Busovicki Sr. Talent Acquisition Consultant from Blue Cross Blue Shield(BCBS)Carl Taylor Contract Recruiter from Johnson Controls and Richard Session Lead Engineer from Detroit based Start Up Chalkfly.com will discuss offer negotiation, interviewing tips, and resume writing techniques necessary to be successful in the 2014 career market place.

 
Light refreshments will be served

 

 

Register for Event HERE

 

October 2013 BDPA Info Exchange Meeting

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BDPA Detroit Info Exchange Meeting

October 17, 2013

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Techtown

3rd Floor Meeting room

High School Computer Competition National Project

Presentation

 1st row (L-R): Tonji Zimmerman (Coordinator/Trainer), Richard Session (Trainer), Cortez Christian, Bradley Wise, Elizabeth Ho, Desiree Taylor 2nd row (L-R): Anthony Garrett-Leverett (Coordinator/Trainer), Charles McIntosh II, Thomas Graves, Joseph Sigmon, Cameron Campbell Students not in photo: Cameron Hughes, Howard Smith

 1st row (L-R): Tonji Zimmerman (Coordinator/Trainer), Richard Session (Trainer),
Cortez Christian, Bradley Wise, Elizabeth Ho, Desiree Taylor
2nd row (L-R): Anthony Garrett-Leverett (Coordinator/Trainer),
Charles McIntosh II, Thomas Graves, Joseph Sigmon, Cameron Campbell
Students not in photo: Cameron Hughes, Howard Smith

 

We will share our competition team's solution for the 2013 HSCC National Competition.  The team had 7 hours to create their website solution and  present the site to a panel of judges.  Five students make up this team of fierce competitors: Charles McIntosh II, Cameron Hughes, Elizabeth Ho, Cortez Christian, and Bradley Wise. Tonji Zimmerman will introduce the team and give an overview of the HSCC program and the National competition the students competed in against over 20 chapter teams.
Also a talent
Also a talent recruiter from Blue Cross Blue Shield (BSBC) will be available at the meeting to discuss your career options 
 
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Tonji Zimmerman is a Sr. Technical Consultant with Pearson Inc., a global leader in education, where she delivers innovative solutions for digital asset management, content migration, and learning management system integrations utilized by educational institutions around the world. 
 
With over 15 years of application development experience, Tonji has worked in a variety of industries, including health care, global shipping, and retail.  Over this time she has implemented world class systems to world class organizations, including a time critical system currently in use by the University of Michigan Health Systems Transplant Center.
 
Tonji holds a B.S. in Computer Engineering from Michigan State University, and volunteers her spare time as the Detroit Chapter's Coordinator and lead trainer for the High School Computer Camp (HSCC).

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