TrustBelt 2018 Speakers & Panelists

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Susan Arledge

Susan Arledge

President, Site Selection & Incentives, ESRP

William Delaney, Esq.

William Delaney, Esq.

Founding Partner, Delaney Law

Courtney Dunbar

Courtney Dunbar

Industrial Program Leader, Olsson Associates

John Evans

John Evans

Managing Director, Tractus Asia Ltd.

Patrick Fiel

Patrick Fiel

Head of Corporate Development, EdgeConneX

Henrik Fisker

Henrik Fisker

Chairman & CEO, Fisker Inc.

Jeff Forsythe

Jeff Forsythe

Founder, Forsythe & Associates

Craig Hagen

Craig Hagen

Senior Director, Global Government Affairs, Electronic Arts

Cathy Hendrian

Cathy Hendrian

Senior Vice President, Human Resources, CMS Energy

Congressman Dan Kildee

Congressman Dan Kildee

Michigan's 5th District

Victor LaGroon

Victor LaGroon

Diversity and Inclusion Veterans Advisor, City of Hope Hospital & Healthcare

Amy La Porte

Amy La Porte

Writer, Producer, Reporter, CNN

Maren Lesche

Maren Lesche

Founder, Startup Colors

John Manzella

John Manzella

Author and Speaker, The ManzellaReport.com

Derrick Mashore

Derrick Mashore

Senior Vice President, CBRE

Ann Petersen

Ann Petersen

Managing Director, Cushman & Wakefield

KP Reddy

KP Reddy

Founder, Shadow Ventures

May Russell

May Russell

Emerging Technologies Executive, Ford Motor Company

Ron Starner

Ron Starner

Senior Vice President, Conway, Inc.

Tom Stringer

Tom Stringer

National Site Selection & Incentives Service Leader, BDO USA, LLP

Arran Stewart

Arran Stewart

Founder & CVO Job.com

Peter Zeihan

Peter Zeihan

Author, The Accidental Superpower

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    The TrustBelt Conference was fantastic! The varying point of views and the deep level of expertise and knowledge added to create a dynamic discussion filled with unique perspectives and understanding. The TrustBelt Conference provided the perspective that I believe all economic development communities should attempt to understand.”
    — Jay Steinmetz - CEO, Barcoding, Inc.
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    Thank you for organizing such a terrific event! I learned a great deal, especially about Des Moines and middle America. I met a lot of terrific attendees and enjoyed all of the panels. Very inspiring!”
    — John G. Jung, Chairman & Co-Founder, Intelligent Community Forum