Small Talk with Mark S. Lee – April 21, 2019

Happy Easter! This week, we discuss Navigating the Headwinds of Change and supporting entrepreneurship with the following guests: Denise Graves, University Relations Director, MEDC & Joan Dunbar, Associate Vice President, Wayne State University Carolyn Cassin, President, Michigan Women Forward Priscilla Archangel, Ph.D., Founder & President, Archangel & Associates Camille Walker-Banks, Executive Director, Goldman Sachs 10k…

Small Talk with Mark S. Lee – April 14th, 2019

Sit back, relax and enjoy the great conversations as we discuss business with the following guests: Rob Ponto, Senior Manager, Public Relations, Heartland Region, Comcast Brandon Pierce, President & CEO, Stratus Security Marlo Rencher, Ph.D., Diversity & Inclusion Entrepreneur-in-Residence, TechTown Detroit Patricia A. Kasody-Coyle, Jackman & Kasody, PLLC

Small Talk with Mark S. Lee – April 7th, 2019

Please join us as we discuss “Navigating the Headwinds of Change”. Is your business ready to “pivot” on a dime? Ready for potential economic challenges? Sit back, relax and enjoy the conversation with the following guests: Joanne Rau, Senior Vice President, Fifth Third Bank Carolyn Cassin, President, Michigan Women Forward Cindy Fletcher, Cindy Fletcher Insurance…

Small Talk with Mark S. Lee – March 31st, 2019

The Final Four is on the horizon and baseball is back. As you begin to enjoy the longer and warmer days, just sit back, relax and enjoy the conversations with the following guests: Michelle Gilbert, Vice President, Public Relations, Heartland Region, Comcast Khalil Rahal, Assistant Director, Economic Development, Wayne County Dr. Paula Kliger, Psychologist, Psychological…

Small Talk with Mark S. Lee – March 24th, 2019

As you’re enjoying the first full weekend of Spring, sit back, relax and enjoy a nice, hot cup of coffee and conversations with the following guests: Camille Walker-Banks, Executive Director, Goldman Sachs 10k Small Business & Co-founder, Detroit Regional Angels LaShanda Thomas, Founder, & Managing Director. The Clairmount Group Sola Obayan, Owner, BTO Solutions &…

Small Talk with Mark S. Lee – March 17th, 2019

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! March Madness is right around the corner, baseball’s not far behind and spring starts this week.  With those thoughts, sit back, relax and join us as we have conversations with the following guests: Elana Rugh, President, Detroit Historical Society Lisa Wicker, Ph D, Founder, Career Mastered Elizabeth Luther, Detroit Program Manager,…

Small Talk with Mark S. Lee – March 10th, 2019

Did you Spring forward this weekend? As you’re making the adjustment and beginning to enjoy the extra hour of daylight, sit back, relax and enjoy the conversation with this week’s guests: Nadia Abunasser, Federal Development & Projects Director, MEDC Daniel A. Washington, Co-Owner, Chief Marketing Office, Detroit Dough Cassaundra Sims, President & CEO, Universal Solutions…

Small Talk with Mark S. Lee – March 3rd, 2019

As we enter into a new month, know that warmer weather is on the horizon…eventually. As you think about your day and prepare for the upcoming week, just sit back, relax and enjoy the conversation with the following guests: Brad Gramlin, Director, Enterprise Sales, Comcast Business Constance Logan. Director, Michigan District Office, SBA Anika Foster…

Small Talk with Mark S. Lee – February 24th, 2019

This week, just sit back, relax and enjoy a hot cup of coffee on this winter day as we catch up on the latest events supporting entrepreneurship and small business development with the following guests: Awenate Cobbina, Vice President, Detroit Pistons & Executive Director, The Pistons Foundation Denise Graves, MEDC Paula Silver, Vice President, DTE…

Small Talk with Mark S. Lee – February 17th, 2019

We’re working our way through the dog days of winter—so, just sit back, relax and enjoy the scenery outside and the conversations inside with the following guests: Andy Mayores, Partner, Barron, Rosenberg, Mayoras & Mayoras Kim Gamez, CEO, Mi Padrino Nicole Bien’Aime, Voluptuous Bien’Aime Boutique Joshua Moss, Advance Plumbing, Heating & Cooling