Through the Noise
Summary: Through the Noise is a podcast that explores hurdles, solutions and the process of cultivating success for organizations through conversations with executive directors, CEOs, and other professionals.
Bobby Franklin is the President & CEO of NVCA, the venture community’s preeminent trade association, having taken the helm of NVCA in 2013 after nearly a decade at CTIA, where he first served as head lobbyist and then Executive Vice President of the association. The National Venture Capital Association advocates for public policy that supports the American entrepreneurial ecosystem and serves as the leading resource for venture capital data, practical education, peer-led initiatives, and networking.
Scott Solombrino is the COO & Executive Director of GBTA. A dynamic and visionary professional with over 40 years’ experience in the ground transportation industry, he brings a wealth of operations and management knowledge, strategic business development techniques, and policy reform wisdom to his work as a leader and entrepreneur. GBTA is the world’s premier business travel and meetings trade organization headquartered in the Washington, DC area with operations on six continents and 10,000-plus memb
Clay Bolt is the communications lead for WWF's Northern Great Plains program and a natural history photographer specializing in North America's native bees. WWF is the world’s leading conservation organization, working in 100 countries around the world, and is supported by more than one million members in the United States and close to five million globally.
In this episode of TTN Insights, Ernesto and Mickey talk about Database System Software. How to change it, choose it and make sure it's the right one for your operation. This is why we offer Vendor Landscape Analysis. Every so often, Ernesto Gluecksmann and Mickey Panayiotakis sit down and talk about digital security, new software, technologies, trends, regulations that may impact leaders of organizations. Listen to their Insights on this segment of Through The Noise.
Lakisha Woods, CAE is President & CEO of NIBS where she is responsible for leading their team of professionals, enhancing its value and visibility and growing relationships with its members, clients, public agencies and partners. NIBS is a nonprofit, NGO that brings together labor and consumer interests, government representatives, regulatory agencies, and members of the building industry to identify and resolve problems that hamper the construction of safe, affordable housing and commercial structures.
Andrew Moore has been the Executive Director of the NAAA, since 2002. He served as Director of Legislative and Regulatory Affairs before that and continues to be NAAA’s lobbyist in DC, serving as the agricultural aviation industry’s liaison to the federal government. The NAAA supports the interests of small business owners and pilots licensed as professional commercial aerial applicators who use aircraft to enhance food, fiber and biofuel production, protect forestry and control health-threatening pe
Dr. Tom Kirsch is the Director of the National Center for Disaster Medicine and Public Health at the Uniformed Services University for the Health Sciences and a Professor in Military and Emergency Medicine. He is a board-certified emergency physician and expert in disaster management and science, epidemiology, education, austere medicine and health care management. The National Center for Disaster Medicine and Public Health empowers scientists and educators to protect our Nation's health from disasters.
Keya Chatterjee is Executive Director of USCAN, where she's been focusing on building an inclusive movement in support of climate action. Prior to joining USCAN, she worked at the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), USAID, NASA, and also served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Morocco. USCAN's mission is to build trust and alignments among members to fight climate change in a just and equitable way.
Mr. Mandigo combines 25 years of lobbying and federal marketing experience with a background in advanced materials development and aerospace engineering. He earned a Bachelor’s degree in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Arizona in 1988. Strategic Marketing Innovations, Inc. is a Washington, D.C. based consulting firm that has been assisting clients with government relations and federal program development for over 25 years.
Thomas Bohn, CAE, has over 20 years of experience working with local, state, national and international associations, including The Institute of Internal Auditors. Tom became CEO of NAVC in 2013 where he oversees the organization’s $27 million budget and more than 75 staff members and 150 seasonal personnel. The North American Veterinary Community is a nonprofit organization that provides world-class continuing professional development and support services for the global veterinary healthcare community
Dan Leonard is the president and CEO of NPC, where he leads NPC in bringing the pharmaceutical industry’s technical expertise and applied scientific knowledge to considerations of evidence-based medicine, comparative effectiveness reviews, evaluation and application. The National Pharmaceutical Council (NPC) is a health policy research organization dedicated to the advancement of good evidence and science, and to fostering an environment in the United States that supports medical innovation.
Ned Monroe serves as an advocate for the vinyl industry and leading vinyl resin producers. He helps create and execute the strategic focus of the Vinyl Institute to maximize its impact and value. The Vinyl Institute is a U.S. trade organization that collaborates across the vinyl industry, engaging industry stakeholders in shaping the future of the vinyl industry.
John Bode is President & CEO of the Corn Refiners Association, the trade association representing the corn milling industry. Born in Oklahoma City, John was educated at the United States Naval Academy and the University of Oklahoma, receiving his B.A. in 1977, as well as receiving his J.D. from George Mason University School of Law in 1983. The Corn Refiners Association (CRA) is the national trade association representing the corn refining industry of the United States.
Ryan Conrad is CEO of the NVAR, one of the largest regional Realtor® Associations in the United States. Formerly, he was the CEO of the Greater Lehigh Valley Realtors® in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. The Northern Virginia Association of Realtors® is a 12,000-plus-member regional organization that promotes the professionalism of its members through education, tools and resources to help elevate their business and ensure that Realtor® ethics and property rights are protected through inspirational leadershi
Nancy Farrell Allen is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, advocating for better health through better eating patterns. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is the world's largest organization of food and nutrition professionals and is committed to improving the nation's health and advancing the profession of dietetics. Farrell Dietitian Services is a Medical Nutrition Therapy private practice providing practical, applicable, evidence-based nutrition solutions for optimal health and well-being.