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Creating an Economy that Works for Everyone - Shared screen with speaker view
Bianca Blomquist
32:10
Good morning! Bianca Blomquist, Policy Director foe California, Small Business Majority. Excited to be here this morning.
Walker Irving
33:33
Hello everyone and welcome to this afternoon’s event “Creating an Economy that Works for Everyone: A conversation on employee ownership” honoring Heinz Award for the Economy recipients Alison Lingane and Hilary Abell. This webinar is being recorded and we will share the recording with you in the coming days. Please use the Q&A function to share your questions. There will be a Q&A session at the end of the event.You can learn more about all of the 2022 Heinz Award winners here: Heinzawards.org
Walker Irving
33:49
Learn more about PaCEO here: https://ownershippennsylvania.org
Stanley Crawford
34:25
Hey, do u want a copy of the transcript? I am recording with this app https://zoom.beulr.com/, was planning to email it out. Lmk if you want a copy :)
Stanley Crawford
34:27
whoops wrong person..
Jayasri (Joyce) Hart
34:31
Good morning! Also from California, Joyce Hart of Hartfilms. Producer of "Own It! Louis Kelso's Macroeconomic Fix."
Debbie Notkin
35:10
Good morning! Debbie Notkin from Friends of the Public Bank East Bay.
Jim Seymour
35:49
Jim Seymour - Board member of Social Enterprise Greenhouse in Providence, RI.
Emalie Martzall
36:22
Emalie Martzall- Marketing and Community Outreach Coordinator at Pennsylvania Center for Employee Ownership!
Jennie Mollica
36:58
Good morning! Jennie Mollica with High Road Alliance.
Evan Edwards
37:17
Hello - Evan Edwards, Chief Executive Officer - Project Equity
Lori
37:35
Hello all! Lori with Tech Met Inc. Pittsburgh, PA
Terron Ferguson
37:52
PROJECT EQUITY!!!
Emalie Martzall
37:56
Emalie Martzall- Marketing and Community Outreach Coordinator at Pennsylvania Center for Employee Ownership!
Ron Gaydos
38:01
Thanks, Kim, and Hilary and Alison, for all you do! Hello, Kevin. Great work on the PGH Task Force on EO, and it’s great working with you. Ron Gaydos, Keystone Development Center, Inc. (Cooperative Development in the Mid-Atlantic States)
Luis Arteaga
38:38
Luis Arteaga from the Y&H Soda Foundation in the East Bay California. GO PE!
Debra Caplan
38:56
Hello all - Debra Caplan, Board Member, Partner4Work,and Executive in Residence, The Forbes Funds, Pittsburgh PA
Sara Innamorato
39:38
Hi all! Sara Innamorato. State Rep in PA and the lead sponsor of HB 2888 and task force member. More info on the bill Kevin mentioned — https://legiscan.com/PA/text/HB2888/2021
David Liao
39:46
David Liao with PSoas Massage +Bodywork in California. We're working with Project Equity right now! Thank you, PE!
Jim Walls
39:59
Hello! Jim Walls, CEO of Truth & Consequences, a Philly-based (and proudly employee-owned) marketing and video production firm.
Isa Fernandez
40:15
Isa Fernandez with UTSA Small Business Development Center in San Antonio, TX
Teresa Castanias
40:21
Hi Everyone! Teree Castanias, Teresa Castanias, CPA. Congratulations to Project Equity!
Kim Blaugher
40:30
Hello Kim Blaugher from the Beyster Institute
Greg Kaufmann
41:21
Greg Kaufmann with End Poverty in California. Hello all!
Walker Irving
42:01
Learn more about Project Equity’s work here: www.project-equity.org
Luke Hoffman
42:01
Hi everyone! Luke Hoffman here from the North Carolina Employee Ownership Center (NCEOC)
Janet Kodish
42:53
Good morning! Janet Kodish, owner of Desert Hardware in California. Looking at employee ownership as part of my succession planning.
Michael Golden
43:17
Outstanding! Michael Golden - SES ESOP Strategies
Andy Alvey
43:52
Hello! Andy Alvey with Tugboat Institute and a fan of Project Equity.
Corey M Rosen
44:38
Hi all. Corey Rosen, National Center for Employee Ownership and coauthor of a new book with John Case on why this is such an important idea, Ownership: Reinventing Companies, Capitalism, and Who Owns What. The NCEO is a great source of information on how to do employee ownership. Details at www.nceo.org.
Marla Wilson
45:16
Hello All! Marla Wilson with New America
Walker Irving
46:46
Stacey Vanek Smith is the author of the book “Machiavelli for Women”. Learn more about the book and where you can purchase your copy: bit.ly/MachiavelliForWomen
Anastasia Bacigalupo
48:14
The Case for Employee Ownership does a great job of laying out the impact of EO: https://project-equity.org/about-us/publications/the-case-for-employee-ownership/
Jayasri (Joyce) Hart
49:29
@Corey Rosen--government saves! Such a Kelsonian approach. Great.
Denise Yamamoto
53:20
Denise Yamamoto, Oakland, CA - big fan of Project Equity. Congratulations, Alison and Hilary!
Geoff Dabelko
57:45
Greetings all. Geoff Dabelko at the Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Service at Ohio University.
Wendy Chisholm
01:00:28
What training is recommended for employees to help them be sustainably successful?
Walker Irving
01:02:10
Check out these stories and case studies from Project Equity: https://project-equity.org/businesses/learn-from-others/
Dani Glazer
01:05:42
ASONY shoutout! :) Great pizza and a great team
Walker Irving
01:10:35
This is going so well! We are running over time by about 10 minutes, so if there’s any way to catch up by even five minutes, that would be great.
Stacey Vanek Smith
01:10:44
OK!
Stacey Vanek Smith
01:11:35
OK if I skip private sector and go straight to accomplishments?
Alison Lingane
01:11:58
Sure, I can weave in private sector there
Stacey Vanek Smith
01:12:36
Excellent!
John Orian
01:14:51
How do we reach Hilary and Alison?
Walker Irving
01:15:05
www.employeeownershipequals.org
Kim O'Dell
01:15:36
Hi John, I can give them your contact info if that's okay.
John Orian
01:17:05
Yes please. john@playatcreation.comI am collaborating with Tom Gledhill to empower Boomer business owners to be able to retire by selling their business to employee groups.
Laura Deaton
01:17:09
Awareness + Policy Change + Success Stories!
John Orian
01:17:52
Perhaps send to Kevin as well.
Kim O'Dell
01:18:17
Happy to!
Robi Fauser Fink
01:19:09
If you are looking for resource material or assistance for Cooperative Development, including steps, you can also go to: https://www.rd.usda.gov/programs-services/all-programs/cooperative-services or email us at coopinfo@usda.gov We also have success stories for Cooperatives: https://www.rd.usda.gov/newsroom/success-stories/browse-all-stories?field_emphasis_initiatives_target_id=7026&field_state_reference_target_id=All
Stacey Vanek Smith
01:20:30
Should we skip questions or jump right to them after Kevin?
Walker Irving
01:21:12
Hilary and Alison, I think we should answer at least two questions.
Walker Irving
01:22:59
Let’s do those first two, one for Hilary and one for Alison
Stacey Vanek Smith
01:23:11
Got it
Walker Irving
01:23:21
Thank you
Hilary Abell
01:23:39
I’ll incorporate the 1st one into my remarks now
Walker Irving
01:24:29
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Walker Irving
01:24:31
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Walker Irving
01:25:14
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Walker Irving
01:25:16
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Genevieve Adams
01:26:24
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Genevieve Adams
01:27:05
https://project-equity.org/newsletter-signup-form/
Terron Ferguson
01:28:15
AMAZING!!!
Raines Cohen
01:28:24
Alison - how to use schools?
Greg Kaufmann
01:28:34
Thanks for all of your great and exciting work!!
Debra Caplan
01:28:46
Great discussion. Thank you for your leadership
Lisa Harrington
01:28:47
Wonderful!
Raines Cohen
01:28:49
Biz schools?
Terri Billups
01:29:05
Great event! Thank you.
Laura Deaton
01:29:06
Such an amazing update from such an incredible team. Congratulations, Hilary and Alison and everyone at Project Equity!
David Liao
01:29:11
I appreciate the discussion and seeing the passion and love for the work put into this!
Raines Cohen
01:29:31
Good info very exciting!
Walker Irving
01:29:37
Congratulations to the winners of our book drawing! We will send your book in the coming weeks.Debra CaplanGeoff DabelkoRaul De La ORachel FarahbakhshTerron FergusonSara InnamoratoKarris JacksonJamie LeShae JenkinsJames McLawhornSal MendozaJames ProvoMyriam ReblingSally RoodLinda RussellJim SeymourHillary ShermanGeorjean StoodtJasmine StoughtonAdhira UdayarajMarla Wilson
Ron Gaydos
01:29:38
Good luck, Stacey, Kevin, Hilary, and Alison…
Terri Billups
01:29:39
Congratulations!!
Sandra Santana-Mora
01:29:46
Wonderful, essential discussion. I feel inspired by Hilary, Alison and Project Equity!
Lisa Harrington
01:29:51
Congratulations!
Terron Ferguson
01:30:00
HOORAY!!!
Jamil Bey
01:30:09
Thanks you all! This was great
Jayasri (Joyce) Hart
01:30:12
Thank you!