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MVPP123: Building the Talent Pipeline

Lawrence Partnership

Friday, October 31, 2014 from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM

MVPP123: Building the Talent Pipeline

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MVPP123: The Community College Advantage Ended Free  

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Merrimack Valley Businesses


Building the Talent Pipeline 

Education and Training that Works for Your Business

  • Find out how internship programs can be a cost-effective way to recruit new talent who offer collaborative and innovative ideas to solve today’s industry challenges.
  • Hear from corporate and community partners who have used internship programs to build a more competitive workforce.
  • Learn more about how MVPP is aligning demands, skills and training for sector needs with internship opportunities for students and companies across the Merrimack Valley.

7:30 – 9:30 a.m. • Friday, October 31, 2014
Andover Country Club

60 Canterbury Street, Andover, Mass.


Eligible attendees will be entered in a drawing for a foursome of golf at the Andover Country Club.


Panel Moderator

Liz Brunner

Liz Brunner, CEO Brunner CommunicationsLiz Brunner, the CEO and founder of Brunner Communications, has more than 25 years of media and communications experience, expertise, and leadership.

Recognized as one of the nation’s most accomplished and award-winning journalists, Brunner has covered countless major breaking news stories and conducted exclusive interviews with prominent figures. Widely regarded as a community leader, Brunner leverages her public platform to promote numerous charitable efforts across New England.


Dr. James W. Wade, Raytheon Co.FEATURED SPEAKER:

Dr. James W. Wade, Raytheon Co.  

Dr. James W. Wade is Vice President of Mission Assurance for Raytheon Co. He joined the Engineering, Technology & Mission Assurance leadership team in May 2010.

Wade is responsible for leading end-to-end Mission Assurance, Performance Excellence and Raytheon Six Sigma™ throughout the company. He is focused on driving operational excellence and improvements across Raytheon's full spectrum of programs in all its phases.

Previously, Dr. Wade was head of the MIT Lincoln Laboratory Safety & Mission Assurance Office. Prior to Lincoln Lab, Wade spent more than 13 years at NASA.

Event is free, but registration is strongly suggested as space is limited. 

To learn more about the event or MVPP, call 1-855-MVPP123 or visit

Have questions about MVPP123: Building the Talent Pipeline? Contact Lawrence Partnership

When & Where

Andover Country Club
60 Canterbury Street
Andover, MA 01810

Friday, October 31, 2014 from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM

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Lawrence Partnership

The Lawrence Partnership is a private/public sector collaboration for the economic development and general improvement of the City of Lawrence. This collaborative effort is focused on economic development and improving the quality of life in the city. For more information visit

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