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Cincinnati First Fridays with KL Allen (Veteran & Entrepreneur)

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Indiana Wesleyan University

9286 Schulze Drive

West Chester Township, OH 45069

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Help Cincinnati First Fridays honor veterans with entrepreneur and veteran KL Allen who will share his leadership journey. We will follow KL's presentation with a Salute to Veterans Breakfast and conversation on suicide prevention.

K.L. Allen is the Co-Founder and Managing Partner of KeyGroup, LLC, which educates entrepreneurs on business strategy, bringing life to their ideas, and strategically helping small businesses grow. He has worked in the education field for more than a decade in various roles including, Director of Business Development for universities/colleges and education management institutions. K.L. has been responsible for creating and revamping corporate education departments as well as training staff members, which resulted in measurable company growth internally and externally.

K.L. has a life-long love of knowledge and avidly promotes the importance of education and entrepreneurship. As a professor, his focus areas are international business, global business management, marketing, and business growth strategies. He regularly attends seminars and courses to stay abreast on current and future changes in his industry. K.L. holds a Master's of Business Administration in Global Management, a Bachelor's of Arts degree in Criminal Justice with a minor in Psychology, and is currently a doctoral candidate in Educational Leadership.

In addition to being a military veteran of the Army N.C. National Guard, K.L. volunteers(ed) on a number of the boards/committees geared toward education and community enhancement. In his spare time, K.L. enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, Brazilian jiu-jitsu, swimming, being active in his fraternity, and freelance photography.

Important Reminders for Cincinnati First Fridays:

1. Wear your name badges from your work.

2. Park in the front of the building

3. Plan to arrive early to network, make new connections, visit the IWU information table, or get a great seat upfront.

4. Bring a business card to put in the basket for our monthly giveaway drawings. Only sign in if you do not put a business card in the basket.

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9286 Schulze Drive

West Chester Township, OH 45069

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