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Brawand Purvis LLC uses technology of the future to retain documents securely. A priceless investment.

NC - Carrboro - Managing Public Records Workshop New information on redacting documents,retention and disposition schedule for the new year. Public records law,scanning and email, disaster preparedness/disaster recovery were topics presented by the NC Department of Cultural Resources.

August 18th 2016 North Carolina Military Business Center sponsored event “Information Technology Teaming Outreach Event” along with Carolina Advanced Digital (CAD), and Wake Tech Community College (Cary). CAD was selected as a Prime Contractor for NASA SEWP V Contract. A wonderful event and it was great to meet so many local IT vendors.

September 3, 2016 NCDBA SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY COMMITTEE MEETING at The Frontier Center in (RTP) Durham North Carolina. Thanks for the invite from North Carolina Defense Business Association, S&T Committee Chair Mr. Phil Williams. As always thanks to SecureWebApps – Walt Turner and Tammy Everett CMP. Attorney Derek Chen provided new insights to international law, perfect.

September 13, 2016 Another special thank you to Campbell University Alumni Relations - Jill Woodlief and Renee Green for a lovely gathering. The Junior Dinner for the Lundy-Fetterman School of Business! It was wonderful to meet some of the up and coming Business students in North Carolina. We at BPLLC plan to hire a few interns this year. http://www.campbell.edu/business/news/entry/campbell-business-holds-first-ever-junior-dinner

September 15, 2016 SAS institute hosts NCDBA Women in Defense committee meeting. Women In Defense Committee - Chair: Dr. Freda Porter - Porter Scientific, Inc. - A lovely group of ladies. - Umstead Spa was wonderful.

November 17, 2016 NCDBA Women In Defense Hosts Acclaimed Author Bobby Martin author of "The Hockey Stick Principles" 2016 start-up trends at SAS Institute in Cary NC. A special thank you to Tammy Everett, Executive Director, NC Defense Business Association for the lovely reception at the Umstead Hotel. Another perfect get together.

January 2017 – NCDBA Membership Committee – Raleigh, NC, Williams Mullen – A special thanks to Meeting Chair Ruth Anderson with an influential crowd attending. We especially loved the super secret elevator to a breathtaking view of Raleigh!

January 2017 - Campbell University - Sophomore business students Six Sigma Yellow Belt Advisor. Such fun to meet ambitious students preparing themselves for the future.

March 2017 - Campbell School of Law, Raleigh NC - Guest speaker Jeanie Walls Knigin, CFP, CRPC. Ms. Knigin is the First Vice President, Wealth Management at Morgan Stanley (NY) as well as a Council of Independent Colleges Woodrow Wilson Fellow. Jeanie discussed the "Tax Reform: Key Issues and Themes" and was sponsored by Lundy-Fetterman School of Business (Jill Williamson, Dean- Kevin O'Mara). Thank you for the invite as downtown Raleigh is always fun! Adding a great speaker like Ms. Knigin really made this evening a perfect event.

April 2017 – NCDBA Products and Services Forum at Northwest Mutual, Raleigh NC. A special thank you to Committee Chair, Walt Turner of Secure Web Apps. A perfect meeting especially the guest speaker young entrepreneur, Patrick Godwin, CEO of Godwin Global. Patrick has an amazing vision having worked directly with SpaceX on their engineering team. I loved his concepts and look forward to seeing his new innovative ideas. His technical strategy for manufacturing clients offers a complete solution-set of Product Life-cycle Management Software.

April 2017 – Lundy-Fetterman School of Business – Campbell University, Buies Creek, NC. Six Sigma Project Debrief. Dr. Lisa Wright’s class presented their final Six Sigma projects for Campbell’s pilot project to Alumni Advisors. Dean O’Mara and Jill Williamson, Alumni Relations Coordinator, utilized new technology from the Cisco WebX platform to communicate with remote Alumni. This project was designed to help students prepare for certification. A special thank you for a lovely dinner and interactive conversation. Although all presentations were wonderful, several of my favorites were the Snapchat and Geofilter suggestions for marketing. Another was a group’s utilization of statistical data and social media to enhance local sporting venue turnout. It will always be fun to work with young, motivated students. Good luck on your certifications.

April 2017 – Raleigh - Men’s Homeless Shelter 1420 South Wilmington Street, Raleigh, NC – Emergency care for the homeless – The Charlotte’s (Fundraisers) volunteered in the kitchen and unexpectedly asked Lisa to bake cookies. Now, we all know that this could be dangerous since she lacks any cooking skill! Well supervised and un-burned the cookies were served. (Thank God they were prepackaged) Please friends grab those checkbooks and send your donations to help those in dire need. Send Attn: RED (CHEF) on behalf of The Charlotte’s with a memo reference: the chocolate chip baker. L.