Entrepreneurship Week (E-Week)

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Thank you for a fantastic E-Week. Mark your calendar for E-Week 2018: April 16-20!

This week is filled with a host of events including The Hatch, and our grand finale, the Sebo Series in Entrepreneurship. There are many opportunities to engage with the College of Business through lunch and learns, panel discussions and presentations from world-renowned speakers! The Hamilton Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership is one of 20 centers worldwide recognized by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).Kappel Rick

Featuring Entrepreneur-in-Residence Rick Kappel '69

President & CEO (retired), Advanced Computer Systems (ACS)

2015 Hamilton Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership Hall of Fame Honoree

We are excited to host Rick Kappel as our Entrepreneur-in-Residence for the week. To schedule an appointment with Mr. Kappel on Tuesday, April 4 (1-5 p.m.), or Wednesday, April 5 (1-3 p.m.), contact Michelle Roehl by email.

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E-Week Kick-Off  

Lunch and Learn

Monday, April 3, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
The David J. Joseph Company Business Hub, 2nd Floor, College of Business 
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Julie Harbal, From Student Worker to Owner
Catering: chicken fajitas, mini cookies

The Hatch Rehearsal

Monday, April 3, 6 – 8 p.m.
The David J. Joseph Company Business Hub, 2nd Floor, College of Business Administration

Lunch and Learn

Tuesday, April 4, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
The David J. Joseph Company Business Hub, 2nd Floor, College of Business Administration
Adam Goldberg, From Artist to Entrepreneur
Catering: chicken wings, potato wedges and dessert bar

The Hatch Rehearsal

Tuesday, April 4, 6 – 8 p.m.
The David J. Joseph Company Business Hub, 2nd Floor, College of Business Administration

Lunch and Learn

Wednesday, April 5, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
The David J. Joseph Company Business Hub, 2nd Floor, College of Business Administration
Elsa Vogel, Pieces of Me - Building a Brand from Scratch
Catering: wraps, pub chips, veggies/hummus, cookies

The Hamilton Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership Hall of Fame

(by invitation only)
Wednesday, April 5, 6 – 9 p.m.
Lenhart Grand Ballroom, Bowen-Thompson Student Union, BGSU
Maribeth S. Rahe '70, '16 (Hon.)
Peggy Schmeltz '50, '70
David Stickler '83

Women in Leadership presentation

Thursday, April 6 - 1:30-3:30 p.m.
The David J. Joseph Company Business Hub, 2nd floor, College of Business Administration
Rebecca Li, CEO and lifestyle curator
Rebecca Total Wellbeing

rebecca liRebecca Li is a world citizen whose achievements range from coaching the U.S. Olympic Women’s Gymnastics team in 1992 to becoming a widely respected fashion expert and Wall Street investment banker.

Insider Magazine named Li one of the “100 Most Influential Women” in China, and she has been featured in national and international magazines, including China Vogue, Bazaar and Elle. She has more than 20 years’ experience in the sports and dance industries, and she holds a master’s degree of science with a focus on kinesiology, as well as being a certified family coach, lifestyle consultant and nutritional counselor.

Dr. Gene Poor reception

Thursday, April 6, 2-3:30 p.m.
Dimling Lounge (317), Bowen-Thompson Student Union, BGSU

Join us in celebrating Dr. Poor’s 50 years of teaching entrepreneurship.

The HatchTonight

Thursday, April 6, 5-5:30 p.m.
Falcon’s Nest, Bowen-Thompson Student Union, BGSU

Join an enthusiastic audience and panel of experts who analyze and discuss each Hatchling’s business idea. Root for your Hatchling and vote on who earns the “Eggy!”

The Hatch

“Shark Tank” Falcon style

Thursday, April 6, 6-8 p.m.
Lenhart Grand Ballroom, Bowen-Thompson Student Union, BGSU
limited seating

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The Hatch VIP Reception

Thursday, April 6, 8-9 p.m.
McMaster Room (308), Bowen-Thompson Student Union, BGSU
by invitation only

Sebo Series in Entrepreneurship

Friday, April 7, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Lenhart Grand Ballroom, Bowen-Thompson Student Union, BGSU
by reservation only

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Keynote Presenter:

Sir Ken Robinson

Author, TED Talk presenter and internationally acclaimed expert on creativity and innovation
 

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Featured Presenters:  

D.C. Crenshaw '91
 

CEO, Fete Business Group

 

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Gordon HAmm '87
 

Partner and CEO, Garage Management Corporation
 

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Maribeth S. Rahe '70, '16 (hon.)

President and CEO, Fort Washington Investment Advisors, Inc.

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Presenting Sponsor

 

E-Week is sponsored by:

 

Marathon


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