June 7, 2013
Guests: Mike Dorsey, Managing Partner, The Westly Group
Rosanne Foust, President/CEO, Samceda
Topic: The Economy
Our roads are congested. Housing prices are climbing. The economy must be back.
We talk to a couple of experts who work in the heart of the local economy and ask if we’re back, and whether we’re back to stay. The game is the economy. The Game is on.
After the worst downturn since the Great Depression, the economy seems to have rebounded with gusto. What is leading the turnaround and is it here to stay?
We talk to a couple of resident experts on the local economy. Rosanne Foust is president and CEO of the San Mateo County Economic Development Association. Her job is to help business grow and expand in San Mateo County. Mike Dorsey is managing partner of the Westly Group, a venture capital firm headed by former state controller Steve Westly that focuses on investing in alternative energy and sustainable startups and was an early investor in Tesla Motors.