Justin Bajema to Join President Clinton at CGI America
GRAND RAPIDS, MI, June 28, 2011- Justin Bajema with Access Property Management Group has been invited to be part of discussions at the first Clinton Global Initiative meeting focused solely on the United States. CGI America will highlight innovative ideas spurring job creation and economic growth.
Bajema is participating in the Veterans Working Group. As the Ambassador for the sub-topic of encouraging innovation and entrepreneurship to foster veteran job creation, Bajema will be representing this group to the rest of the participants at CGI America.
“It is an honor to represent my fellow brothers and sisters in arms as an Ambassador at CGI America,” Justin Bajema said. “Veteran-led businesses outperform their civilian-led counterparts. The battle tested skills, commitment, and leadership of combat veterans is second to none. I am committed to seeing that one of our nations best and most under utilized resources is used to their fullest extent in our economy. Through the use of entrepreneurial endeavors to create jobs and foster economic growth in the U.S, service members are continuing their rich heritage of leadership and service to this great country of ours.”
Featured participants include U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner, Haley Barbour, governor of Mississippi, Stephanie Burns, chairman of Dow Corning, Mitch Daniels, governor of Indiana, Rahm Emanuel, mayor of Chicago, Roger W. Ferguson, Jr., president and CEO of TIAA-CREF, Jennifer Granholm, former governor of Michigan, Tony Hsieh, CEO of Zappos, Bob McCann, CEO of UBS Wealth Management Americas, Pete Peterson, founder of the Peter G. Peterson Foundation, Michael Porter, professor at Harvard Business School, J.B. Pritzker, managing partner, the Pritzker Group, Judith Rodin, president of the Rockefeller Foundation, James E. Rogers, chairman, president, and CEO of Duke Energy, Antonio Villaraigosa, mayor of Los Angeles, and U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack.
About the Clinton Global Initiative
Established in 2005 by President Bill Clinton, the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) convenes global leaders to devise and implement innovative solutions to some of the world’s most pressing challenges. Since 2005, CGI Annual Meetings, which take place in New York each September, have brought together nearly 150 current and former heads of state, 18 Nobel Prize laureates, and hundreds of leading CEOs, along with heads of foundations, major philanthropists, directors of the most effective nongovernmental organizations, and prominent members of the media. These CGI members have made nearly 2,000 commitments, which have already improved the lives of 300 million people in more than 180 countries. When fully funded and implemented, these commitments will be valued in excess of $63 billion. The 2011 Annual Meeting will take place September 19-22 in New York City.
CGI America is the first CGI meeting focused solely on the U.S. The CGI community also includes CGI University, which hosts an annual meeting for undergraduate and graduate students, and CGI Lead, which engages a select group of young CGI members for leadership development and collective commitment-making. For more information, visit www.clintonglobalinitiative.org.
About Access Property Management Group
Access Property Management Group, LLC is a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) real estate acquisition and property management company founded in early 2008. It is led by company president Justin Bajema, ARM® a retired U.S. Marine Corps veteran. Access Property Management Group re-develops, owns, and manages investment real estate in order to deliver outstanding client experiences and consistent, competitive rewards to all stakeholders.