First EVCA Informational Briefing in Ohio
The first Meeting in Northern Ohio of the EVCA (Electronic Vaping Coalition of America.) The Briefing was to give a purposeful assessment of the impact of the FDA’s ruling, The coalition’s mission is to combat the FDA’s purposeful destruction of the industry. http://ee9.036.myftpupload.com
Mark block is the founder of Block RF and Associates – Block RF & Associates provides strategic consulting in the commercial, political and non-profit areas. Mark is also a small business entrepreneur and managing director of Smoke Safely LLC. Smoke Safely markets a subscription service providing electronic cigarettes and liquid nicotine under the brand-name Joe Stick. Block has run and consulted on numerous campaigns in Wisconsin since the 1980s. Among others, he ran Wisconsin Governor Tommy Thompson‘s re-election campaign in 1990 and Herman Cain Campaign for President.
Linda J. Hansen, Founder & President of Capacity Strategies, LLC, is a strategic political, business, & marketing consultant. She is also a Certified Personal, Executive, & Leadership Coach.
She served as Deputy Chief of Staff /Deputy Campaign Manager for the 2012 presidential campaign of Herman Cain. She has also helped to develop grassroots strategies for local, state, and national campaigns and organizations. Linda is a published author and is the founder and director of a half marathon and 5k race in Wisconsin.
She often speaks on panels or as a keynote speaker.
Larry Flick is Founder and Managing Director of The FGA Group, a federal government affairs firm that represents corporations, not-for-profit institutions, trade associations, local governments, and other entities that have issues of interest before the legislative or executive branches of the federal government. The FGA Group current client work includes advancing and protecting clients’ interests on legislative and executive branch actions involving Energy-related matters, health care and FDA-related matters, Department of Defense-related matters, HUD-related matters, and transportation matters.
Scott Eley is very involved in the e-vapor industry. After quitting smoking in August 2009, he became an advocate and host of the VaporCast Podcast. With a strong passion, and willingness to educate current tobacco smokers on smoke-free alternatives, he became involved with state and federal level advocacy and regulatory affairs concerning e-vapor products. H e has a great passion to not allow regulators and legislators to dump e-vapor products in the same bucket as tobacco products.
To that end, Scott became a founding member, and President of the American E-Liquid Manufacturing Standards Association, He has also formed the Ohio trade association for e-vapor retailers, and he serves on the Executive Management Team for NicQuid and VaporCast.