Small Business Startup @ DePaul
Saturday, October 4, 2014 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM (CDT)
On Saturday, October 4th, 1-4pm, join DePaul's College of Communication, College of Computing Digital Media; and the Driehaus College of Business's Center for Creativity and Innovation, and the Coleman Entrepreneurship Center for an afternoon of small business startup discussions. We invite you to take part in three, 20-minute "Meet the Pros" roundtable sessions with some of Chicago's leaders in marketing, design, funding, legal, social media, and building the right team. Keynote speaker will be iPromo Founder & CEO, Leo Friedman. Also hear from a panel of Chicago's premier co-working spaces.
Find the tools you need to grow your business with this free event, part of Crain's Small Business Week, October 3-10th.
247 S. State St., Lower Level
Chicago, Illinois 60604
1-1:45pm: Keynote Speaker
Leo Friedman, Founder and CEO, iPromo
2-3pm: Meet the Pros
3 - 20 minute rounds of breakout discussions
Funding Your Startup
Josh Mallamud, Vice President of Strategic Partnerships, Ifbyphone
Social Media Marketing for Company Growth
Ashley Groves, Director of Growth, Whittl
Protecting Your Assets: Legal Basics
Charles Mudd, President and Attorney, Mudd Law Offices
Ryan Paul, Sr. Project Manager, VSA Partners
Marketing Your Business
Alex Campbell, Co-Founder & CIO, Vibes
Getting People Right: Challenges of Starting Your Business
Dr. Anne Beall, President, Beall Research
3-4pm: Chicago Co-Working Spaces Panel Discussion
Free admission. Registration is required.
When & Where
DePaul University's Coleman Entrepreneurship Center
The Coleman Center is the entrepreneurial hub for DePaul students, faculty and alumni. We grow student entrepreneurs and partner with the Chicago business community.