Cooking Up Some Entrepreneurship at JWU!


Date and Time
Thursday, October 1, 2015
5:30pm— 7:15pm
Location
University Event Center, JWU Campus

256.jpgJeff Thomas, Chair of Business & Professor Development of Entrepreneurship program at JWU - Charlotte

 

Cooking Up Some Entrepreneurship at JWU!

Jeff Thomas, Chair of Business & Professor
Development of Entrepreneurship program at JWU - Charlotte

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Many of you are already aware of the excellent culinary programs at Johnson & Wales University (JWU). But did you also know they recently launched a unique food entrepreneurship program?

Please come join us on Thursday, October 1, to learn more about JWU and its Charlotte impact. In addition to taking a campus tour and tasting student-prepared food and beverages, you will meet campus leaders and learn about the new entrepreneurship program. You will be encouraged to share your strategic insight as JWU outlines its exciting plans for the program.

Date: Thursday October 1, 2015

Time: 5:30 -6:15 pm Reception with J&W prepared refreshments
6:15-6:45 Presentation
6:45-7:15 Tour

Location: University Event Center, JWU Campus
801 W. Trade Street Charlotte, NC 28202

Parking at: Lot D (J&W's Cedar Street Parking Deck)
Parking passes to be validated at the event

Cost free to all HBS alums plus one guest
Additional guests $30

Bio Jeff Thomas
Jeff Thomas was previously an attorney in Chicago and Silicon Valley, where he advised on entity formations, angel investments, venture capital financings and intellectual property matters. He has developed entrepreneurship programs for both undergraduate and graduate schools. His crowdfunding and venture capital articles were recently published by the Harvard Business Law Review Online. He is also a board member and mentor for Queen City Forward, a social entrepreneurship accelerator in Charlotte. He received degrees from Harvard Law School (JD '97) and Michigan Business School (BBA '91).

Please RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/harvard-business-school-club-of-charlotte-at-johnson-wales-university-tickets-18577214950

Email any questions to Grace Hayes at hayesgb@earthlink.net


Map & Directions

University Event Center, JWU Campus

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