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Thursday Breakfast Keynote Speaker — Elliott Eisenberg Ph. D.
2018 Economic Forecast: Growth or Growing Pains?
Elliot is a nationally acclaimed economist specializing in making economics fun.
He earned a B.A. in economics with first class honors from McGill University in Montreal, as well as a Masters and Ph.D. in public administration from Syracuse University. Elliott is a former Senior Economist with the National Association of Home Builders in Washington, D.C., is the creator of the multifamily stock index (the first nationally recognized index to track the total return of public firms principally involved in the ownership and management of apartments), the author of more than eighty-five articles, serves on the Expert Advisory Board of Mortgage Market Guide and is a regular consultant to several large real estate professional associations, hedge funds and investment advisory groups.
He has spoken to hundreds of business groups and associations, often as keynote speaker. Dr. Eisenberg has been invited to testify before lawmakers and is often asked to comment on proposed legislation.
His research and opinions have been featured in Bloomberg, Business Week, Bureau of National Affairs, Forbes, Fortune, and many other publications. He is a regularly featured guest on cable news programs, talk and public radio.
Thursday Luncheon Keynote Speaker — US Navy SEAL Brent Gleeson
Building Your Own High-Performance Organization – A Navy SEAL’s Approach
Brent Gleeson is a Navy SEAL combat veteran with multiple tours to Iraq and Africa.
GLBS to Host 3rd Annual Construction Job Fair – February 15th!
GLBS 2018 will again be hosting a job fair to help companies in the construction industry recruit and hire needed talent!
- When: Thursday • February 15th • 9am to 11am
- Where: GLBS 2018 • Exhibit Hall C
- Job Seekers: Register to attend the Job Fair and be our guest with a FREE 2-DAY PASS to GLBS 2018. Come see what the construction industry is all about!
Regional Carpentry Competition Being Held at GLBS!
We are pleased to announce that GLBS 2018 will again be the site of the SkillsUSA Michigan Region 2 (West) Carpentry Competition as fifteen students try to qualify for the statewide championships to be held in early-April!
- When: Thursday • February 15th • 8am to 3pm
- Where: GLBS 2018 • Exhibit Hall B