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United Way

United Way of
Greater Plymouth County

The mission of the United Way of Greater Plymouth County is to increase the organized capacity of people in the Plymouth County area to care for themselves and for one another

Good Morning Metro South
Wednesday, September 22, 7:30 am - 9:00 am
Westgate Hotel & Conference Center,
195 Westgate Drive, Brockton

Join us on Wednesday, September 22 at the Westgate Conference Center (formerly Holiday Inn) for the kickoff of the Good Morning Metro South Breakfast Program Series.  The featured speaker will be Charlie Baker, 2010 Candidate for Governor.

Charlie BakerCharlie Baker has spent his career bringing success and strong management to both the private and public sectors in Massachusetts. Among the highlights of his career are helping to start the Pioneer Institute for Public Policy Research and working for the Weld/Cellucci Administration as Undersecretary for Health in the Executive Office of Health and Human Services.  In addition, Baker served as Secretary of Health and Human Services and also served as Secretary of Administration and Finance.  In this position, he received the Distinguished Service Award from the National Governor's Association in 1998.Following this, Baker became CEO of Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates (HVMA) and was soon recruited by Harvard Pilgrim Health Care to serve as its CEO.

Also speaking will be Mr. Kim Hollon, new President and Chief Executive Officer of Signature Healthcare. Previously, Mr. Hollon served as Chief Operating Officer of Excela Health System in Pennsylvania where he oversaw four hospital campuses and a workforce of 4,500. During his tenure he made significant improvements in patient satisfaction, established a physician liaison program to improve patient retention, and dramatically increased the number of Core Measure quality scores exceeding the state averagePrior to Excela, Hollon was with the Methodist Health System and at Baylor University Medical Center, both in Texas.

Good Morning Metro South is being sponsored by United Way of Greater Plymouth County.

 Tickets are $20 for members and $35 for future-members and includes breakfast and networking opportunities. As always, don't forget your business cards! For more information, contact  at 508.586.0500 x 231, or email You may also register online.

Good Morning Metro South Breakfast
DATE: Wednesday, September 22, 2010
TIME: 7:30 am - 9:00 am
LOCATION: Westgate Hotel & Conference Center (Formerly the Holiday Inn) 195 Westgate Drive, Brockton
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COST: $20 for members, $35 for future-members (includes breakfast buffet).
REGISTER: Email Kim at, call 508.586.0500 x 231, respond to this email, or register online.

We hope to see you Wednesday Morning.
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