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CCN March 2016 Meeting: CECON, LLC: A Broker for Science and Engineering Consultants

  • 09 Mar 2016
  • 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
  • The Cynwyd Club, 332 Trevor Lane Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004


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A Broker for Science and Engineering Consultants

Michael C. Fisher

Networking, 5:30 PM; Dinner, 6:30 PM; Talk and Business Session, 7:30


CECON LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Becht Engineering Co., Inc. CECON manages a network of science and engineering consultants who provide various technical services to clients ranging from Fortune 100 companies to start-ups and law firms. CECON ( was founded in 1985 and has a network of consultants located throughout the U.S. and 21 foreign countries. Mike will discuss the CECON business: the types of leads that CECON receives, the market sectors and current trends he sees, and a sampling of recent jobs that CECON enjoyed. He will also offer suggestions for resume upgrades and best practices for active consultants.


Michael C. Fisher is the Group Manager for CECON. Mike has over thirty years of marketing, sales, and operational experience with large corporations and early-stage companies. He was formerly with Cabot Corporation, a $1.7B specialty chemicals company, where he led sales, marketing and strategic planning for a $350 million division. He has held interim positions of R&D Director and CFO and has held board positions on Japanese and German joint ventures. Before Cabot, he was with DuPont for several years with roles in engineering, polymers business development, and management. Mike has a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Carnegie Mellon and an M.B.A. from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. He serves as a mentor for Temple University’s Innovation & Entrepreneurship Institute and is a member of the Greater Philadelphia Senior

Executives Group.


The Cynwyd Club, 332 Trevor Lane, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004.From I-76 drive S on City Line Ave. (US Rte. 1). Turn right on Conshohocken State Rd. (Rte. 23); stay in right lane. After second light watch for white left-turn arrows painted on street (about .14 mi/750 ft). Do not follow Rte. 23 left at turn but instead go straight ahead onto Llandrillo Rd. (passing to right of Valley Press printing). In one block bear left onto Trevor Lane at stop sign. Clubhouse and parking are on the left. Please park in lot if space is available; otherwise park on Trevor Lane. If lost, call the club at 610-667-4524 or 610-667-4524, ext. 312.  

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Option 1 - Online reservation: Use this page to make a reservation and pay online.  If you choose to make the reservation offline, follow the instructions for Option 2 below.

Option 2 - Offline reservation: To make or cancel a dinner reservation, email or call the ACS office at 215-382-1589 (leave message on voicemail if necessary). Fee, including food and beverages (wine, beer & sodas), is $30. Dietary restrictions accommodated on a limited basis. There is no charge for talk only, but registration is suggested using contact information above.

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