CHICAGO, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global investments advisor Shawn D. Baldwin, Chairman and CEO of Capital Management Group LLC (CMG), joins elected and business leaders invited by Forbes Media to participate in the 2014 Reinventing America Summit March 26-28. The topic, "Leading the Next Industrial Revolution," has brought together some of the brightest minds in business, finance, manufacturing, transportation and education. With an industrial revolution at hand, they've all been asked to show leadership and drive innovation to revitalize the industrial economy in Middle America.
The Summit kicked off Wednesday with a welcome by Steve Forbes, Chairman and Editor-in-Chief of Forbes Media, and a presentation by Jan Rivkin, Bruce V. Rauner Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School, on "How America Can Compete and Win." Participants then divided into groups attending five boutique dinners taking place around the city for a deeper dive discussion and strategy sessions.
Baldwin is also Chairman of Acquisitions Investments Arbitrage (AIA), a private equity firm focused on acquisitions with specificity in aviation and manufacturing.
"Investment in innovation and new technologies is what's needed to bring next generation opportunities to the Midwest," said Baldwin. "Industry has driven the country in the past and will do so again. The Midwest has history, structure and people capable of creating the robust capacity needed. The City of Chicago was the perfect forum to host this event."
Other featured speakers during the Summit include Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel; Bill Ford, the Ford Motor Company; David Cote, Honeywell; and Sam Zell, Equity Group Investments.
About Capital Management Group
CMG provides trading, advisory, research and investment banking services to pension funds, foundations, endowments and corporations. Since forming in 2002, the firm has participated in more than 75 corporate capital markets transactions with a par of more than $68 billion in equity and debt financings. The equity capital markets deals include issuers such as the New York Stock Exchange, the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, Travelers, Genworth Financial and Google, Inc. in which CMG was a co-manager. For more information, visit www.cmgfunds.com.
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