Breakfast meetings are held the third Thursday of each month at the Mukilteo Staybridge Suites from 7:30 – 9:00 am. This month learn about the 2017 TedxSnoIsleLibraries, a local Ted Talk, held November 4 at Kamiak High School. Hear from local Tedx alums, Ben Hempstead and Andrew Ballard about their experience. $20 member/$25 non-member.
Ben Hempstead, engineer and aerospace executive
Workplace trust and transparency
Ben is a mechanical engineer and chief of staff at ElectroImpact, Inc. Ben has a broad range of experience in aerospace machine tool and fixture design, manufacturing, and project management. As he likes to say, he gets paid to have fun while building cool stuff. His diverse tasks range from structural analysis to representing his company and the aerospace industry before state and local governments.
Andrew loves helping clients understand why listening to the voice of the customer is just as important as delivering great goods, products or services. He and his wife, Sandra Ballard, launched Marketing Solutions, a research-based growth strategies company, in 1997 and have clients ranging from startups to Fortune 500 companies. Andrew is author of “Your Opinion Doesn’t Matter.”