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Advisor: David Garbarino

Last name: Garbarino
First name: David
Company: Branch Banking & Trust (BB&T)
Title: Senior Vice President
Email: djgarbarino@bbandt.com
Seat: Commercial Banking
Phone: 410.230.1050
Address: 111 South Calvert Street, Suite 2200 Baltimore
State: MD
Zip code: 21202
Website: www.bbt.com
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Region: NoMA

Dave is the Senior Vice President and Area Executive for BB&T’s Baltimore City and County Market. He is a member of the Baltimore Metro Region’s Senior Leadership Team. Dave has been with BB&T since 1999 and serves as the market leader responsible for coordination and promotion of the Bank’s image within the community. He is responsible for the management and optimization of all commercial banking functions within Baltimore City and County. This includes, but is not limited to, the administration of the business loan portfolio, commercial deposit acquisitions, the development of additional business clients, the delivery of credit and non-credit services to the commercial market, and the integration of the retail and commercial lines of business.

Dave has been active volunteering in various organizations such as The First Tee, Big Brothers and Big Sisters, Junior Achievement and the Special Olympics. He has served as a Board Member for The Entrepreneurship Institute of Washington DC, The Young Musical Scholars Foundation, Montgomery County, MD Chamber of Commerce, The Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce, The Boys and Girls Clubs of Tampa Bay, the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation and The Diamond Dream Foundation.

Current Board positions include the Independent College Fund of Maryland, the Boy Scouts of Central Maryland, Junior Achievement, Kennedy Krieger Institute, The Economic Alliance of Greater Baltimore and The Baltimore Downtown Partnership.

Dave holds a BS in Finance from Elon University and is a graduate of BB&T’s Leadership Development Program. He is currently attending the three-year Stonier Graduate School of Banking at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business. Dave and his wife Kristine live in Sparks, MD and have three children.

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November 7, 2013
Profiles in Growth:
Closing the Business Value Gap

Edwin Miller, CEO and Founder, 9Lenses
Edwin is a growth and turnaround thought leader whose proven skills in leadership, motivation, and business model assessment have had tremendous results in companies around the world. He founded 9Lenses to help executives find and resolve gaps in any aspect of their business. Recently named a “Top 12 CEO to Watch” by the Washington Business Journal, he is renowned for high-energy presentations that motivate executive audiences toward transforming their organizations. 

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Closing the Business Value Gap
November 7, 2013
7:30 am - 9:30 am
DeVry University
The Becker Room (6th Fl.)
4550 Montgomery Ave.
Bethesda, MD 20814
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Profiles in Growth:
Closing the Personal Value Gap

For the best personal outcome, owners must identify and bridge the gap between corporate value when they first contemplate an exit and value when the actual transaction takes place—not to mention after the sale. The time to dig a well is before you get thirsty, but in the midst of transferring the company’s ownership, personal planning often gets delayed or lost—a dangerous omission. The panel will examine case studies and share the real-world experiences of business owners and their heirs in the post-sale years.

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Closing the Personal Value Gap
November 13, 2013
7:30 am - 9:30 am
Teqcorner Entrepreneur Center
1616 Anderson Rd.
McLean, VA 22102

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