By background, JR has spent the last decade launching, leading and growing early-stage technology ventures after starting his career in the financial services industry. Judge Ogle, Capital One Bank Deidre Mathis, Wandastay Houston - Winner Diedre Mathis has firmly inserted herself into the hospitality and travel industries with the creation of Wanderstay Houston, private and shared accommodations catering to budget conscious travelers.
Stephen is a higher education veteran who plans and organizes strategic growth initiatives. He specializes in working with CEOs, business owners, entrepreneurs and leaders to start and grow new initiatives.
A native of New York City, Stephen has over 30 years experience in southern California having worked at four different universities, three private businesses and five non-profit organizations. His diversified leadership experiences help organizations achieve their growth initiatives, external relations, fund raising and business development goals.
Stephen is both an intrapreneur and entrepreneur. He helped launch five enterprises: As an entrepreneur catalyst, he is passionate about helping people and organizations achieve their goals.
He frequently speaks about entrepreneurship to business, community and church groups and has presented business plan writing and startup workshops including a Biz Launch Weekend Boot Camp and a seven- week business startup training program. SinceStephen has been serving Concordia University Irvine www.
Inhe was appointed dean of the business school. He is also on the business school faculty teaching entrepreneurship in the MBA program. Inhe founded the Teen Entrepreneur Academy, an innovative one-week residential summer business startup program that teaches high school students how to start businesses www.
He also created the Kid Entrepreneur Academy summer program for middle school students and the American Entrepreneur Academy for international students. From July 1, to June 30,he served as executive vice president for university advancement and senior advisor to the president at Concordia University.
He was responsible for all external relations, marketing, public and media relations and fund raising for the university. Over 8, business leaders have participated in the annual Forum event.
He left CUI for three years. FWL offers events and workshops. He returned to Concordia in He was responsible for all university-wide external relations and fund raising programs.
He was responsible for all school and program-based development programs. Clients served by Stephen included: His last position was the director of major gifts. During his six-year tenure at UCI, he held the following positions: He served as a development officer working with the Scouts corporate and foundation relations program, special events and prospect research.
He has conducted numerous training seminars and programs on campaigns, fund raising principles and techniques. He was the southern California correspondent for Fund Raising Management magazine.
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Principles of Starting a Business, to present.The mission of the public health program at the University of California, Irvine is to create, integrate, and translate population-based knowledge into preventive strategies for reducing the societal burden of human disease and disability through excellence in research, education, and public service.
Competition for Park Plaza Pharmacy will come from 4 chain drug stores (2 Sav-On, Rite-Aid, Walgreens), 2 Supermarket Pharmacies (Ralphs), and 1 . Oct 17, · Hear an MBA student describe the McCloskey Business Plan Competition.
UH Mānoa Library provides premium subscription databases for market research, industry profiles, company information, business statistics, and much more. The Brooklyn Public Library’s 15th annual PowerUP! Business Plan Competition will allow entrepreneurs to compete for $41,, the highest cash prize total ever awarded in the competition.
The annual business plan competition managed by the New York Public Library’s Science Industry and Business Library (SIBL) and funded by Citigroup’s Citi Foundation is open to New York City residents looking to start a business in Manhattan, the Bronx, or Staten Island.