Please make sure to join us for the IADG PARTNERS FORUM - Nov. 1-2 West Des Moines, IA

Partners Forum

Date: November 1-2, 2012

Location: Holiday Inn Jordan Creek

6075 Mills Civic Parkway, West Des Moines, IA 50266


Forum Presentations

Speaker Bios

Speaker Contact List



Forum Presentations

Pre Forum

CIRAS (Center for Industrial Research and Service) and ISU Extension and Outreach - Ron Cox
INS/IADG Partnership - Ripple Effect - Ron Keller and Sue Cosner
FIND (Fulfilling Iowa’s Need for Dentists) – Beth Jones
New Market Tax Credits – Dan Robeson
Community Foundations – Angela Dethlefs -Trettin
Tax Increment Financing - Bob Josten

November 1
Turning on Your Light Bulb
  Sarah Miller Caldicott - Presentation not available

Strategic Marketing – Achieving Success in an Unpredictable World
  Dee Baird – President & CEO, Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance
  Ed Malloy – Mayor, Fairfield, IA

Entrepreneur…One Who Organizes, Manages, and Assumes the Risks of a Business or Enterprise
  Roger Brown – CFO, Precision Pulley & Idler
  Bruce Rastetter – CEO, Summit Group
  Dan Sabin – President, Iowa Northern Railway Company

November 2

Business, Buildings and Brokers
  Steven Jacobs – President, BCC Advisors
  Kevin Crowley – SIOR/Commercial Manager, Iowa Realty Commercial

Professional Excellence = Accountability = Measurable Results
  David Kolzow – President, Team Kolzow, Inc.

Movement to Smart Action
  Rob Denson - President, Des Moines Area Commnity College