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Brigadoon Radio: Episode 20: Embracing a Career Not on a Straight Line

Recorded at the lounge inside the Robert Redford Center at Sundance Mountain Resort,, Brendan Kownacki speaks with Brook Hazelton during Brigadoon Sundance 2019.

Brook is a first time Brigadoon Sundance participant and was the 2019 keynote speaker. Brook kicked off the gathering with a talk entitled "An Inside Look at the Art and Luxury Auction Market."

Brook is the Chairman of WineCredit, the largest specialty lender to wine collectors, and serves as Advisory Board Chairman for LiveAuctioneers, the leading online auction aggregator.

Prior to this he was president of Christie’s for North & South America from 2015 through 2018, and previously served as global CEO of Phillips auction house. Brook is also the co-founder of St. James Partners, an investment firm focused on the ownership and management of luxury-related businesses.

Brigadoon Radio: Episode 19: That's a Wrap: Brigadoon Sundance 2019

Recorded at the lounge inside the Robert Redford Center at Sundance Mountain Resort, Brendan Kownacki speaks with Marc Ross at the conclusion of Brigadoon Sundance 2019.

Marc is the founder of Brigadoon and specializes in communications for global business working at the intersection of globalization, disruption, and politics.

Since 2013, Marc has curated and managed Brigadoon with a mission of creating a global network where entrepreneurs and thought leaders gather to discuss emerging issues shaping commerce and culture.

Brigadoon is an opt-in, word of mouth community of leaders looking to learn from others to create a network of leaders committed to public service, solving problems, and building businesses.

From salon dinners to excursions and multi-day retreats, Brigadoon organizes a number of powerpoint free, conversation focused events in distinctive settings that involve all participants and foster deeper connections.

Brigadoon Radio: Episode 18: US-China Trade Policy - Where is it Going?

Recorded at the lounge inside the Robert Redford Center at Sundance Mountain Resort, Dr. Mark Stellingworth speaks with Benjamin Shobert during Brigadoon Sundance 2019.

Ben is a 2x Brigadoon Sundance participant and for 2019 joined the main stage to lead a discussion on "Blaming China Won't Fix America's Economy."

Ben leads the strategy team at Microsoft's Artificial Intelligence and Research's (AI&R) Healthcare business unit. Before joining Microsoft, he was the founder and managing director of Rubicon Strategy Group, and a consulting firm focused on market access, government affairs, and regulatory analysis work in China and across Southeast Asia.

He remains a senior associate at the National Bureau of Asian Research, a Seattle and Washington, DC, think tank. In September 2018, his first book, Blaming China: It Might Feel Good, but It Won't Fix America's Economy, was published by Potomac.

Brigadoon Radio: Episode 17: Longevity: Opportunities + Challenges

Recorded at the Sundance Screening Room at Sundance Mountain Resort, Dr. Mark Stellingworth speaks with Jason Prall during Brigadoon Sundance 2019.

Jason is a first time Brigadoon Sundance participant and presented a portion of his documentary film, The Longevity Project. During the episode, Jason discusses the mission of the film, his philosophy on wellness, and what he has learned traveling the globe with people and communities maximizing longevity in their lives.

Jason is a former mechanical engineer turned entrepreneur, filmmaker, and Health Optimization Practitioner. Over the last ten years, Jason transitioned from an integrative disease care model to a model of health optimization and lifestyle medicine. In May of 2018, his independent research and experience as a practitioner were the basis for the creation of a 9-part documentary film series called, "The Human Longevity Project," which uncovers the complex mechanisms of chronic disease & aging and the true nature of longevity in our modern world.

Brigadoon Radio: Episode 16: What it Means to be a Brigadoon Participant

Recorded at the lounge inside the Robert Redford Center at Sundance Mountain Resort, Dr. Mark Stellingworth speaks with Paula Ashley during Brigadoon Sundance 2019.

Paula is a 2x Brigadoon Sundance participant and the mastermind designer behind the Brigadoon logo and branding.

Paula collaborates with clients and the creative team at The University of Toledo to develop effective marketing communication to build the university's brand and promote The University of Toledo College of Law and the clinical services of UT Health.

Brigadoon Radio: Episode 15: Brigadoon's value = Engagement

Recorded Pinehaven House at Sundance Mountain Resort, Dr. Mark Stellingworth speaks with Nate Green during Brigadoon Sundance 2019.

Nate is a 2x Brigadoon Sundance participant and 1x whiteboard session speaker. During the episode, Nate discusses why he attends Brigadoon Sundance, the value its brings him and his favorite Brigadoon moment.

Nate is is a Partner and Director of Economic Development for the Montrose Group in Columbus, Ohio, an economic development consulting firm. Nate has over 19 years of economic development experience and provides site selection, strategic planning, public finance and incentives, and financial advisory services to communities, companies, developers, port authorities, and organizations.