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INVITE YOU TO ATTEND 

THE MID-YEAR
ECONOMIC FORECAST

AND STATE OF THE INDUSTRY

BREAKFAST 2011

 

Find out what is being done to re-energize our state and get its economic engine firing on all cylinders. Join the Construction Association of Michigan (CAM) and the Building Industry Association of Southeastern Michigan (BIA) as they present a Mid-Year Economic Forecast and State of the Industry Breakfast. The morning will begin with a VIP reception, followed by breakfast and presentations from Mr. Paul Traub, business economist at the Detroit branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, and Mr. John Rakolta, Jr., CEO of Walbridge in Detroit.  Learn what Michigan can and must do to bring about positive change.

 

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 29TH, 2011

7:30 AM to 10:30 AM

 

Best Western Sterling Inn

34911 Van Dyke Avenue

Sterling Heights, MI 48312

 


FEATURED SPEAKERS

 

PAUL TRAUBTraub image

BUSINESS ECONOMIST, FEDERAL RESERVE BANK OF CHICAGO

 

Paul Traub currently holds the position of business economist at the Detroit Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago where his responsibilities include both research and analysis. Formerly, Traub was the president of Scenario Economics LLC; senior economist for Americas Commercial Transportation Research Company, LLC (ACT Research); and a corporate economist at Chrysler LLC.  Traub is currently on the Board of Directors of the Detroit Association of Business Economists; a member of the National Association of Business Economists and the Society of Automotive Analysts; and has served as an adjunct faculty member and is on the economics department advisory board in the School of Business Administration at Oakland University. He holds a B.B.A. from the University of Michigan - Dearborn and an M.B.A. from Oakland University.


JOHN RAKOLTA, JR.Rakolta Image

CHAIRMAN AND CEO, WALBRIDGE

 

John Rakolta, Jr. is chairman and chief executive officer of Walbridge, a privately held, top-50 construction company founded in Detroit in 1916. The company specializes in construction management, design-build, engineering management, general contracting, pre-construction, program management, and turnkey solutions, plus it self-performs services in concrete, equipment installation and facility management.  Rakolta received a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Marquette University in 1970 and later completed the Smaller Company Management Program at Harvard Business School. He joined Walbridge in 1971 as an estimator and held positions of increasing responsibility, culminating with his selection as chairman and CEO in 1993. As part of a re-branding program, the company became Walbridge in 2008. 

 

Register online now by clicking here, or contact Kevin Koehler at CAM, (248) 972-1000 for more information about this event.

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7:30 - 8:30 AM

VIP RECEPTION

MEET THE SPEAKERS

 

8:00 - 9:00 AM

TOUR TABLETOP
DISPLAYS

 

8:00 - 10:30 AM

BREAKFAST &
PRESENTATION

 

 

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JUNE 22  

 

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TABLETOP DISPLAY

space just $150

Includes one (1) admission ticket to breakfast and program.

LIMITED AVAILABILITY!