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11th Annual Entrepreneur Lecture Series. Tuesdays, 7-8:30pm, September 3-November 12

11th Annual Entrepreneur Lecture Series

Indiana University South Bend’s Judd Leighton School of Business and Economics is proud to present the Entrepreneur Lecture Series for fall 2013. This is the eleventh year that the school has hosted these outstanding presentations on the many facets of entrepreneurship.

The 11 lectures showcase many of the area’s premier business organizations and their leaders.

The Entrepreneur Lecture Series is generously sponsored by Lake City Bank. All lectures are Tuesday evenings from 7:00pm to 8:30pm in Wiekamp Hall, Room 1001, beginning September 3 and continuing through November 12 Wiekamp Hall is located at the corner of Mishawaka Avenue and 20th Street on the IU South Bend campus.

New topics will include avoiding failure and turnaround strategies, the journey of invention, and harnessing the strength of human resources in entrepreneurial companies.

9.3 "Successes and Pitfalls"

Picture of Amish Shah Amish Shah
President - Kem Krest

9.10 "Entrepreneurship at the Speed of Bureaucracy"

Picture of Larry Davis Larry Davis
President - Daman Products

9.17 "Staying Motivated for Success"

Picture of Perry Watson III Perry Watson III
President - Lexus of Mishawaka

9.24 "Franchising and Family"

Picture of Jennifer and Mark Liddell Jennifer and Mark Liddell
Owners/Operators - Papa Murphy's Take 'n' Bake Pizza

10.1 "Entrepreneurial Failure and Turnaround Strategies"

Picture of Dennis Kebrdle Dennis Kebrdle
Managing Partner - Chikol

10.8 "Partnering for Future Success "

Picture of Tracy Graham Tracy Graham
Managing Principal - Graham Allen Partners
Picture of Rich Carlton Rich Carlton
President and COO - Data Realty

10.15 "The Future of Retail Capitalism"

Picture of Rob Bartels Rob Bartels
President & CEO - Martin's Super Markets, Inc.

10.22 "Economic Development and Entrepreneurship"

Barkley Garrett
Economic Development Manager - City of Elkhart Economic Development

10.29 "The Journey of Invention: From Idea to Market"

Picture of Tim Abbott Tim Abbott
Business Advisor - Small Business Development Center

11.5 "Growing a Family Business"

Picture of Karen Barnett Karen Barnett
President/CEO - Valley Screen Process

11.12 "Becoming Bankable"

Picture of Mike Kubacki Mike Kubacki
President & CEO - Lake City Bank