What's Working in Washington

  • Chris Spanos, co-founder and CEO of Urgent.ly, discusses how the roadside assistance company got started, where it's headed, and how D.C. has helped it grow.

  • Andrew Sherman, corporate lawyer and host of WWiW's Non Billable Consult Segment, discusses best practices and things that lawyers need to know if they'd like to work in the business and entrepreneurial space.

  • Judge William Webster, former director of both the FBI and CIA, and Lynda Webster, founder and chairman of the Webster Group, discuss how well D.C. and the federal government operates as a place for couples to live and work.

  • On this EXTRA episode, a panel of experts discuss the ways that the government at large is continuing to move apace, even while the president is facing an impeachment hearing. Guests include Richard Levick, founder of LEVICK, Barry Bennett, founder of Avenue Strategies, and Manuel Ortiz, founder of VantageKnight.

  • Shafiq Khan, President and CEO of Teach The World Foundation, discusses the effort behind tackling an essential problem of modernity-- ensuring everyone has access to its tools through education.

  • Al Hunt, a longtime voice around D.C.'s economic and government activity and former columnist for Bloomberg, WSJ and CNN, discusses his new podcast and the impact that the internet, and the current political landscape, has had on journalism.

  • John Cofrancesco is the Vice President of Business Development at Acuity Systems LLC, and an expert in the business-related operations of the federal government. In What the Fed, Cofrancesco provides prescient advice and cogent analysis on…

  • The XFL football league, and D.C.'s home team, the Defenders, launch this spring. Erik Moses, team president, spoke with us about the hurdles the league faces and the successes it hopes to achieve.

  • William Finnerty, managing director and private wealth manager at UBS Private Wealth, discusses how the region's entrepreneurial growth has impacted people of various generations, and how different people have handled receiving an influx of capital.

  • Anthony Robbins, federal vice president at NVIDIA, discusses the leaps and bounds artificial intelligence is making and the ways it can improve both government operation and the private sector.

  • Alex Vogel, chief executive officer at the Vogel Group, discusses the discomfort some people feel about the lobbying industry, and how he feels its positive impact every day in the region.

  • Peter Abrahams, market president and publisher at the Washington Business Journal, discusses the way the region's economic development is accelerating, how Amazon's HQ2 is playing a part, and how the region can keep its talent.

  • Sharon Hays, senior fellow at LMI, discusses the ways that government contractors are pushing tech innovation with the help of the federal government.

  • Craig Stevenson, founder of HyperQube Technologies, discusses the ethics of hacking and why virtualization is an important tool with wide-reaching applications and implications for the local economy.

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