Please join the Entrepreneurship Club each Friday afternoon to feed your brain with entrepreneurial knowledge. They have lined up a series of interesting entrepreneurs to share their wisdom and experiences with you. Each Friday we'll bring one to campus to give a brief talk and then answer your questions. Free Lunch Friday will be held at the Venture Development Center located at 132 E. Delaware Ave. from 12 - 1:30 p.m. every Friday.
Spring Semester Events
Friday, February 14 | "Semester Kick-off at the New Venture Development Center"
Friday, February 21 | “Staying Competitive as a Brick and Mortar Business in the Internet Era” | Donna O'Dell Hoke, founder and owner of Unique Impressions
Friday, February 28 | “Encouraging Growth through Management” | Thomas Kane, president of Network Building and Consulting
Friday, March 7 | “So I think I have a business… now I need fuel in the tank.” Navigating the World of Capitalizing New Businesses | Steve Friedman '82, Startup advisor & Horn Program advisory board member
Friday, March 14 | “Adapting to the Environment and Handling Rapid Growth” | Sean Darras '08, owner of Luxtech
Friday, March 21 | “Innovative Organization and Exit Strategies” | Phil Lavin, founder of Averion International
Friday, April 11 | “Bootstrapping and Hiring the Right People” | Dave Mays '04, owner of DJ Amaze, LLC
Friday, April 18 | Rob Cook, president & CEO at Speakman Company
Friday, April 25 | Dr. James Glancey, mechanical engineer, consultant & entrepreneur
Friday, May 2 | “Sustainable Business and Opportunity Creation” | Thomas Luginbill '09, owner & CEO of Solair Systems
Friday, May 9 | “Turning a Website into a 7-figure Business” | Harlan Landes ’98, founder of Consumerism Commentary
Friday, May 16 | Jill Ehrlich, fashion entrepreneur and owner of Style Studio by LuLu