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Posted Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

Barclays Chief Innovation Officer to Give Keynote

The Morris County Economic Development Corp. will hold its first Annual Innovation Forum on Friday, Nov. 3,  at the Sheraton Parsippany located at 199 Smith Rd, Parsippany, NJ.

Poster for the event that pictures the panelists and keynote speaker and gives the event time and location

The event has great significance for Morris County, which has the third largest economy in New Jersey and is home to more than 28,000 businesses and 555 business headquarter. At this conference, you can learn how companies in Morris County are innovating to drive business growth and providing value to customers, and get tips on how to apply these strategies to your business.

The keynote speaker will be John Stecher, Chief Innovation Officer at Barclays. He will discuss the process of innovation and change management within his organization.

Afterwards, there will be an industry expert panel discussion on how innovation is driving the technology, logistics, telecommunications, and healthcare industries.

It will be moderated by Khizar Sheikh, Esq. of Mandelbaum Salsburg and will feature panelists Bill Curan (Director of IT at PNY Technologies), Joe Wilkins (Chief Transformation Officer of Atlantic Health System), Don Sebastian (CEO, New Jersey Innovation Institute), Rick Hornby (ED, Core Network Technology Planning, Verizon), and Ken Finnerty (VP, Information Technology, UPS).

The cost for the luncheon is $75. Sponsorship opportunities are available including exhibit tables. Participants of this event will be able to enjoy networking and breakfast before the presentations begin. To register call 973.539.3882 or visit or email [email protected].

About the Morris County Economic Development Corp.

The Morris County Economic Development Corporation, a division of the Morris County Chamber of Commerce, is a partnership of government and businesses dedicated to growing the economy of Morris County, New Jersey, through programs and services that result in business attraction, creation, retention, and expansion. To learn more visit