Marlborough, MASS. September 9, 2010 – An impressive range of Marlborough based companies will attend the inaugural Marlborough Business Innovation Summit to be held on September 22. The event, co-sponsored by the Marlborough Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) and Mirick O’Connell will be held at The Campus@Marlborough, 100 Campus Drive, Marlborough.
MEDC Chairman Arthur Bergeron has been personally reaching out to many companies in an effort to understand the dynamic landscape of the Marlborough business community. Said Bergeron, “It has been very rewarding to connect with such an assortment of companies and it is a great source of pride to the City and MEDC that Marlborough is home to such innovative, forward thinking companies. We hope through their presence and participation at the Summit to better understand the needs and concerns of the business and industrial community and how we can help them grow.”
The event will provide a rare opportunity for Marlborough companies to meet, network and discuss topics of mutual interest in the presence of City officials as well. Breakout sessions include subjects such as: Understanding the Intellectual Property Cycle: Maximizing Return While Minimizing Cost; Non-Compete Agreements: Protecting Customer Goodwill and Confidential Information With Non-Competition Agreements; Venture Capital and Other Financing Sources; Building Leadership – Workforce Development & Training for Your Company and Growing Your Business in Marlborough.
Companies in attendance include: 21st Century Biochemicals, Inc.; 495 Partnership; Associated Industries of Massachusetts; Blue Cod Technologies; Boston Scientific Corporation; Bridge Energy Group; Business Development Strategies, Inc; Capaccio Environmental Engineering; CCR LLP; Day Pitney; DocuServe, Inc.; Downstream Technologies; Embassy Suites; Expertek Systems Inc; Global Access Partners; International Computerware; Intrinsix; Kubotek USA; Lincoln Property Company; Marlborough Hospital; Marlborough Regional Chamber of Commerce; Marlborough Savings Bank; Massachusetts International Academy; Massachusetts Office of Business Development; Massachusetts Technology Development Corporation; MERC; Metro South West Regional Employment Board; Murphy Insurance Agency; National Grid; Parsons Commercial Group; Partners Health Care; Phoenix Venture Development LLC; Physicians Interactive; Raytheon; Resourcesoft Inc.; Sepaton; Skyscape Inc.; St. Mary’s Credit Union; Vanasse Hangen Brustlin Inc.; Vanquish Inc.; Worcester Polytechnic Institute; Workforce Training Fund.
The Summit is a limited capacity event. Contact Ajita Perera at 508 229 2010 if interested in attending.
Marlborough Economic Development Corporation (MEDC), formerly Marlborough 2010 Corporation is the state chartered economic development corporation for the City of Marlborough, MA and represents a public-private partnership for planning. It works with municipal and private investors to foster economic development, job growth and community revitalization and development in the city. Visit www.marlboroughedc.com
About Mirick O’Connell
Mirick O’Connell is a full-service business law firm with offices in Worcester, Westborough and Boston, Massachusetts. Founded in 1916, Mirick O’Connell combines leadership and depth of experience to bring innovative solutions to the issues facing its diverse client base. The firm serves clients throughout New England, the United States and abroad. Mirick O’Connell’s clients comprise public and private corporations, innovative start-ups, school systems, municipalities, and non-profits. In addition, the firm’s Trust and Estates Group serves both institutional and individual clients. Visit www.mirickoconnell.com