Dec 10, 2019
David Lehman, Commissioner of the DECD, is a dedicated public official working to create the best potential business atmosphere in CT. He not only understands the challenges, but believes in the possibilities!
Commissioner Lehman shared with Ari his background in the private sector and discussed why that enables him to lead the DECD with a clear understanding of business needs. He also talked about the importance of the main pillars for growth: Transportation, Workforce/Education, Fiscal Stability, and a Focus on Cities.
Commissioner Lehman spoke with enthusiasm about the new Chief Manufacturing Officer position, the man chosen to fill the position, Colin Cooper, and the important goals for the job.
Agree or disagree with politics in our state at the moment, you
can't help but note that Commissioner Lehman is intelligent,
focused, dedicated, and a strong advocate for business.
David Lehman, Commissioner, Department of Economic and Community Development
Ari Santiago is the President/CEO of IT Direct
Ari's LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/asantiago104/
Book discussed in this episode: When Genius Failed: The Rise and Fall of Long-Term Capital Management, Roger Lowenstein
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