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Posted Sunday, October 15th, 2017

Barclays Chief Innovation Officer is Keynote Speaker

The Morris County Economic Development Corp. will hold its first Annual Innovation Forum on Friday, Nov. 3, at the Sheraton Parsippany  in Parsippany.

photo of John Stecher

John Stecher

Attend this event to learn how companies in Morris County are innovating to drive business growth and provide value to customers. Learn how you can apply these strategies to your business and share innovative approaches that your company is taking.

The keynote speaker will be John Stecher, Chief Innovation Officer at Barclays. He will discuss how he manages the process of innovation and manages his organization.

There also will be an industry expert panel discussion about how innovation is driving the technology, logistics, telecommunications, and healthcare industries.

The discussion 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).Morris County EDC Business Growth and Innovation Forum on Nov. 3

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 visit or email [email protected].

Morris County has the third largest economy of any county in New Jersey, and is home to more than 28,000 businesses and 555 headquarter locations.

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