Dan Freeman, Ph.D. | Associate Professor, Marketing & Director, Horn Program in Entrepreneurship
Dan has transformed the Horn Program into the Mid-Atlantic’s preeminent entrepreneurial education provider. He has helped to raise more than $3MM in the last 12 months & also co-founded Start It Up Delaware, Inc.
Scott Jones, Ph.D. | Professor & Department Chair, Accounting & MIS
Scott created the Entrepreneurial Studies Program & established the Venture Development Center. He also serves as CFO, Pair Technologies, LLC.
Robin Karol, Ph.D. | Co-founder, Mission Driven Innovation Group
Former CEO/Executive Director of the Product Development Management Association and Director of Innovation Processes at DuPont.
Keith Modzelewski, MBA | Co-founder/CEO, Voltaic Coatings, Inc.
Keith has taught entrepreneurship as part of the Startup Chile Incubator Program and has been honored as a Global Scholar by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation.
Linda O'Hara, Ph.D | Instructor, Horn Program in Entrepreneurship
Linda received her MBA from Harvard and her Ph.D from Yale, in Social Psychology. She has been a integral part of developing the curriculum for the Horn Program's Diamond Challenge for High School Entrepreneurs.
Jill Pante | Assistant Director, Career Services
Jill directs the satellite office of the UD Career Services Center within the Lerner College of Business & Economics and possesses 8+ years experience in career development.
Mona Parikh, J.D. | Founder & Managing Partner, Parikh Law, LLC
Mona recently learned to code in Ruby on Rails at the Code Academy in Chicago. She also manages The coIN Loft, Delaware’s only co-working space.
Stefanie Spatola | Assistant Director, Horn Program in Entrepreneurship
Stefanie uses her account management experience and social media & marketing expertise to lead promotional efforts and community outreach for the Horn Program. She is also an organizer of Startup Weekend Delaware.
Matt Swanson, MBA | Co-founder/President, FineStationary.com
A graduate of the Wharton School, Matt co-founded and grew FineStationary.com to more than $10MM in annual revenue, resulting in its 2011 strategic acquisition by 1-800-Flowers. Matt also serves as Chairman, Innovative Schools.
Matthew Terrell | Founder, Vision Creations & Partner, Signature Group
Matt is an experienced entrepreneur and business development professional who recently completed Steve Blank’s Lean Launch Pad Workshop at Stanford University.
Dan Young, Ph.D. | Co-founder & Managing Principal, Civitas Partners, LLC
Dan possesses more than a decade of experience as an entrepreneur, certified financial planner, marketing educator and consultant.