Lectures in Entrepreneurship

Lectures in Entrepreneurship brings a wide variety of prominent entrepreneurs to speak, tell their stories, and share their experiences and keys to success. All of the lectures are free to the public in the Bill and Vieve Gore School of Business. It is also offered as an optional course for credit for all Westminster students.


March 20Westminster Alumni Entrepreneurial Adventures
6:00 pmSpeaker: Renya Nielson - BrandAid
7:45 pmPanel: The Power of the Entrepreneurial Spirit
Partner Association: Westminster Alumni Association

March 27The Dynamics of Entrepreneurship on the Family
6:00 pmSpeaker: Jim Criegh & Maria Markusen
7:45 pmPanel: All in the Family
Partner Association: Family-Owned Business Alliance

April 3The Power of Entrepreneurial Thinking to Grow
6:00 pmSpeaker: Anthony Mirable - Goldman Sachs
7:45 pmPanel: Keys to Growth
Partner Association: Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program Alumni Association

April 10The Power of Female Entrepreneurs
6:00 pmSpeaker: Rose Maizner
7:45 pmPanel: The Female Entrepreneurial Mindset
Partner Association: Womenenpreneurs, Women's Business Center of Utah, Utah Women's Networking Group, Banking on Women

April 17The Power of Doing Good
6:00 pmSpeaker: Heidi & Chris from Howdy Ice Cream
7:45 pmPanel: The Economics of Doing Good
Partner Association: Social Enterprise Alliance

April 24The Power of Diversity in Entrepreneurship
6:00 pmSpeaker: Tracey Dean - Alum and President of the Utah Gay & Lesbian Chamber
7:45 pmPanel: Successes & Challenges of Diverse Utah Entrepreneurs
Partner Association: Living Color Utah: Asian Chamber, African American Chamber, Hispanic Chamber, Utah Gay & Lesbian Chamber, Polynesian Business Association

May 1Power of Networking & Collaboration
6:00 pmSpeaker: TBA on Networking
7:45 pmPanel: Small Business Resources Panel - SBDC, SCORE, UMLF, WBC, Salt Lake County Library
Partner Association: Working w/Sugar House Chamber, Vest Pocket & Local First and ASW Clubs