This weekend, Glen talks about the developing Democrat disagreement over the decision to force healthcare reform in 2009. Glen also talks about the latest news headlines related to Islamic terrorism, immigration, and racial tensions stemming from recent grand jury decisions.
Glen talks with foreign policy expert Dr. Kiron Skinner (Founder and Director of Carnegie Mellon’s Center for International Relations and Politics) about President Obama’s decision to pick Ash Carter as his next Secretary of Defense.
Finally, Glen talks with John Henne (of Henne Jewelers) about how to be successful as a small business owner, and some special opportunities available at Henne Jewelers this Holiday season.
Glen Meakem is a successful technology entrepreneur, venture capitalist, and conservative talk radio show host, who offers information and insights on how individuals, our states, and our nation can be more successful. Glen’s unique perspective has been shaped by his experiences as founder, chairman and CEO of the B2B internet success Freemarkets Inc – which he founded in 1995, took public in 1999, and sold to Ariba in 2004. In 2006, Glen co-founded Meakem Becker Venture Capital, a firm that invests in early stage start up companies. More recently, Glen has founded and is the Chief Executive Officer of a new internet company calledForever.com. Concerned about the liberal political agenda that had gripped the United States and his home state of Pennsylvania, Glen launched the radio program, “Glen Meakem on the Weekend” in 2008. Glen served as an officer in the United States Army Reserve and is a veteran of the First Gulf War. He earned his undergraduate degree from Harvard and his MBA from Harvard Business School. For more information about the Glen Meakem on the Weekend Radio Program, or to read Glen’s blog, please visithttp://glenmeakem.com.