Past Conversations

Check out the recap video from our Coffee with Ken conversation series that started in March 2020, shortly after social distancing began. Ken Biberaj, former Chairman of the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce and current Managing Director at Savills, started a virtual conversation series when the COVID-19 pandemic started.

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Eat the Change

Seth Goldman is Co-Founder and Chief Change Agent of Eat the Change, a planet-friendly snack brand that helps people ‘Snack to the Future’.

Cancer Moonshot

We welcome The White House Cancer Moonshot Coordinator for a discussion on the administrations effort to cut the death rate from cancer by 50% over the next 25 years. We will discuss ways for the private sector, foundations,...

Rockin' and Rollin' in Cleveland

With Justin M. Bibb, The Mayor of Cleveland Ohio At the young age of 35, Mayor Justin Bibb has over 15 years of experience in government. From working for President Obama when he was in the U.S. Senate, to becoming a...

Private Equity with Purpose

Ken welcomed Graham Weaver, founder of Alpine Investors, for a discussion on talent, private equity, teaching and starting a company from his dorm room.

Innovation in American Defense

With Guest Trae’ Stephens, Co-Founder of Anduril Anduril is not a traditional defense contractor. Shaping the future of defense, transforming US & allied military capabilities with advanced technology. Today, Anduril...

Any Given Tuesday

Lis Smith is an American political strategist affiliated with the Democratic Party. She is most well known for being the senior advisor for Pete Buttigieg’s 2020 presidential campaign and the director of rapid response...

Ensuring Prosperity for All

Meet Gary Cunningham, the President, and CEO of Prosperity Now. Prosperity Now is a non-profit focused on building an economy that is just, fair, and free from structural racism, where every person, family, and community...

Human Exploration to Space

Susie Perez Quinn– Chief of Staff to Administrator of NASASita Sonty- Partner and Associate Director of Aerospace at Boston Consulting GroupLisa Callahan- VP and General Manager- Commercial Civil Space at Lockheed ...

The Future of How and Where We Work

With Guests:Maria Torres-Springer, NYC Deputy Mayor for Economic & Workforce DevelopmentPhil Kirschner, Future of Work Leader at McKinseyJoel Steinhaus, CEO of Daybase

Resurgence of Independent Bookstores

With Kwame Spearman, CEO of Tattered Cover Book Store Tattered Cover is the largest independent bookstore in Colorado, with eight locations in and around Denver. Tattered Cover has been a Denver staple since 1971, but in...

How to Reach Liftoff in U.S. CleanTech

With guest Jigar Shah, Director of the Loan Programs Office for the Department of Energy, joined us to talk about their work and the impact the Inflation Reduction Act will have on climate and clean tech across America.

The State of the Residential Real Estate Market

Guest Pamela Liebman, President & Chief Executive Officer of The Corcoran Group Spoke to us about the Residential Real Estate Market, discussing what cities we expect to see continue growing and which are dropping. Pamela...