Accelerate 2017’s Jeremy Langham on WKYC

2017 Accelerate winner Jeremy Langham and Brittany O’Connor of Citizens Bank were guests on WKYC Channel 3 – Cleveland‘s Lakeside Today on Wednesday, November 29, 2017. They discussed why anyone with an idea to improve our community should apply to pitch at Accelerate 2018. Applications are due by the end of the day on Monday, December…

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Chris Keim now Managing Partner

Frantz Ward LLP has elected Chris Keim (LC 2015, LC2 2016) to the newly-created role of Managing Partner. According to a blog post on the firm’s website: “Mike [Frantz], Joel [Hlavaty] and I are completely aligned to deliver the firm’s commitment to providing legal services that places our client’s needs first,” said Chris Keim. “Our attorneys…

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Accelerate applications due Monday!

Applications for Accelerate 2018: Citizens Make Change, presented in partnership with Citizens’ Bank, are open through December 4, 2017. Any individual in Northeast Ohio who has an idea to improve the community can submit an application. Twenty-five, five presenters in five categories, will be selected to pitch their idea at the event. The winner of each category wins…

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Four LC alumni in Crain’s Class of 2017 C-Suite Honorees

The following LC alumni receive awards at the annual C-Suite Gala on December 7, 2017 “for their contributions, community commitments and outstanding professional performances.” David Gilbert (LC 2001) will receive The Champion Award. Brian Zimmerman (LC 2011, LC2 2012, LC2 2014) will be honored in the Chief Executive Officer category. Amy Brady (LC 2014, CLC Board…

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Samantha Peddicord’s vision now a reality

Every year, each participant in Cleveland Bridge Builders makes a vision stand. The Vision Stand calls each class member to present in front of his/her fellow class members and, in ninety seconds or less, speak the vision he/she has for the work he/she wants to do in Greater Cleveland/Northeast Ohio. Last year, Samantha Peddicord (CBB 2017)…

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