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Baker Institute: Entrepreneurial Resource Bus Tour
Start Date: 11/22/2013Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Date: 11/22/2013End Time: 6:00 PM
Event Description
Entrepreneurial Resource Bus Tour
Hits the road again.
Do you know what it takes to become a successful entrepreneur? Where to look for space, financing, legal and accounting assistance, prototyping, marketing and sales assistance? LVEDC is pleased to answer those questions by showcasing some of the resources available to budding entrepreneurs, students, and existing start-up businesses during "The LVEDC Entrepreneurial Resource Bus Tour" featuring a tour of several Lehigh Valley facilities.
- Meetup: NCC Southside Campus Parking Lot (12:15 pm)
Bus leaves for BFTV at 12:45 pm
- Stop #1: Ben Franklin TechVentures II at Lehigh University's Mountaintop Campus (1-2pm)
Theme: Venture Funding
Point of Contact: Wayne Barz
Speaker #1: Angel & Venture Capital Funding
Speaker #2: KIZ, KOZ, Enterprise Zone, Loan Funds
Featured Entrepreneur
- Stop #2: Bridgeworks Enterprise Center in Allentown (2:30-3:30 pm)
Theme: Startup Spaces
Point of Contact: Anthony Durante
Speaker #1: Anthony Durante, AEDC, on Business Incubators / Co-working
Speaker #2: Lehigh Valley Real Estate Overview
Featured Entrepreneur: Matt Sommerfield
- Stop #3: The Fab Lab at Northampton Community College (4-5 pm)
Theme: Startup Resources and Networks
Speaker #1: Tim Lytle & Jared Steckel on Community Networks
Speaker #2: Shahri N. on Groups and Spaces
Featured Speaker: Patrick Clasen, EcoTech Marine
- After-hours:Steel Pub (5:30 pm)
Networking
Each stop features entrepreneurs and small business owners sharing their experiences about the resources available to anyone interested in developing a new business. The information, resources and advice are invaluable. So leave the driving to us and get on the bus!
Please RSVP at http://bit.ly/150LSd7 Questions can be directed to Catherine Headman at ceh4@lehigh.edu
Sponsored by Lehigh University's Baker Institute for Entrepreneurship, Creativity and Innovation and Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corporation.
Location Information:
Off-Campus
Contact Information:
Name: Catherine Headman
Phone: 610-758-5626
Email: ceh4@lehigh.edu
Road to Success
Attachments For This Event:
    > Entrepreneurial Resource Bus Tour Flier PDF
Location (Building, room OR off-campus address)
Meetup: NCC Southside Campus Parking Lot

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