2021 BASH - Albuquerque Mayoral Candidates Job Interviews - Jul. 15 2021
Albuquerque Mayoral candidates, Tim Keller and Manny Gonzales attended the NMBC BASH (Business and Social Hour) at The National Museum of Nuclear Science and History, on Thursday, July 15. Carla Sonntag, President of NMBC, interviewed both candidates, asking them important and tough questions about how they, if elected, would work to improve Albuquerque and why the voters should elect them. The BASH was standing room only and the audience “hiring committee” heard candid responses from current Mayor, Tim Keller, and Bernalillo County Sherriff, Manny Gonzales, as they shared their vision for increasing jobs, reducing the homeless population, and so much more. Watch and listen, so you can become informed and prepared to vote for mayor of Albuquerque on Tuesday, November, 2 2021.
The New Mexico Business Coalition (NMBC) is privileged to continue our annual tradition of honoring military veterans in New Mexico who serve their nation and communities with honor, selflessness and distinction. Every year military veterans from across the state and from all branches are nominated by their peers and fellow citizens to be recognized for the tremendous contributions they make to our communities on a daily basis. The Veteran of the Year is selected from these nominations by an independent panel of former servicemen and women to highlight the career and continued dedication to others that is exemplified by the award recipient.
National Manufacturing Day is observed annually on the first Friday in October, but NMBC will be celebrating New Mexican Manufacturing throughout the month of October! These manufacturers create jobs through entrepreneurship, and their competitiveness revitalizes American manufacturing and ingenuity.
The Department of Energy’s Deputy Secretary, Mark W. Menezes will be joining NMBC here in Albuquerque for a discussion with local energy and manufacturing leaders as well as elected officials. Deputy Secretary Menezes will be speaking about New Mexico’s critical role in America’s energy independence and the future of NM’s energy industry.
Join NMBC president Carla Sonntag as she discusses the good, bad and ugly that came out of the 30 day New Mexico legislative session. We will touch on priorities and policy, the 2020 elections and the path forward for creating a thriving business environment for all New Mexicans.
Business and Social Hour (BASH) held at the Merrion Oil & Gas site in Farmington, this event fostered a discussion to new create opportunities to harness the vast natural gas resources of the Four Corners area. The event’s discussion was led by Mark Robeck from the U.S. Dept. of Energy.
Why is New Mexico rated as the ‘worst-run’ state in the latest edition of Rich States, Poor States and what can be done about it? Rich States, Poor States co-author Johnathan Williams and special guest Sandoval County Commissioner Jay Block discuss this issue and more.
The NMBC BASH (Business and Social Hour) themed ‘Engaging the Community in Energy’ featured keynote speaker Tim Dunn, businessman extraordinaire, philanthropist and founding board member of Citizens for Self Governance, along with everything else you know and love in a BASH.
Business and Social Hour (BASH) event featuring several elected/appointed officials including several New Mexico senators and representatives. The event was held at the Albuquerque Country Club on November 14.