Westminster College: Entrepreneurship Symposium
This symposium is entitled "Capitalizing on the Idea: A Symposium on Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital". It is free and open to the public and will be held in the Gore School of Business Auditorium.
The symposium will include a panel of venture capitalists (VC) and entrepreneurs who will discuss how VC professionals recognize lucrative projects or investments, and how entrepreneurs secure funding for their companies. The discussion will be moderated by Lauren Lo Re, Westminster finance professor. The panelists include: Jorge Fierro, (founder of Rico Brands), Vicki Farrar (CEO of Catheter Connections, Inc.), Damon Kirchmeier of Innoventures Capital Partners, and Ben Dahl of Pelion Venture Partners.