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    Meetings Wed/Thurs now in Carlson L-118, 12-1pm.

    See speaker dates below!  Free to attend, no need to RSVP, everybody welcome!

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Entrepreneurship Club at the University of Minnesota

We would like to extend a warm welcome to you. Our mission is to provide entrepreneurial-minded students at the University of Minnesota the ability to connect with practicing entrepreneurs from the area. Through our weekly meetings, members get a chance to meet, listen, and interact with our innovative speakers.

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Upcoming Speakers

Nick Roseth (Feb 1)Producer, DocuMNtary
Ping Yeh (Feb 2)CEO at StemoniX

Past Speakers

Ryan Broshar (Jan 25)Managing Director at Techstars
Ross Anderson (Dec. 8th)Founder and Chief Global Mentor of Bright Global Futures
Larry and Caryl Abdo (Dec. 7th)Owner of Nicollet Island Inn, Six Quebec condos
Chet Funk (Nov. 30th)Co-founder of Cafe Inc.
Michael Larson (Nov. 17th)Owner of Kondos Outdoors
Brian Strom (Nov. 16th)The "Cereal" Entrepreneur, Co-founder of Crapola!
Bruce Lambrecht (Nov. 10th)Visionary & Entrepreneur who built Target Field
Scott Augustine (Nov. 9th)CEO & Founder of Augustine Biomedical
Andrew Comfort (Nov. 3rd)Founder and CEO of Q-BA-MAZE Inc
Dan Mishek (Nov. 2nd)Founder and Co-Owner of Vista-Tek & the President of SelfEco
Sara and David Russick (Oct. 26th)Founders of Gopher Angels
Tyler Olson (Oct. 19)Founder and CEO at SMCpros
Ann Ulrich (Oct. 20th)Owner of BOLD CAFFEINE™
Steve Spruth (Oct. 13rd)Serial Entrepreneur, Healthcare Innovator & Senior Lecturer in CSOM
Christopher Smith (Oct. 12nd)Founder & CEO of Kipsu
Brett Brohl (Oct. 6th)Director of Tech Stars

Frequently Asked Questions

Where does Entrepreneurship Club meet?

Find us in Carlson 1-127, Wed & Thurs.  Please refer to the speaker dates listed above to verify.

Is food provided?

Yes – we strive to have free food at each event.  In the past, we’ve had Raising Cane’s, Jimmy Johns, Dominos, and more.

What do speakers talk about?

We ask that our speakers tell us about their businesses and inspiring stories. More importantly, we ask them to teach us something that can only be learned in the real world, outside of academia.

Is it free to join the club?

Yes – Entrepreneurship Club is currently free to join. Simply show up to one of our meetings; there’s no need to register beforehand. Hope to see you there!

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Interested in speaking at Entrepreneurship Club? Get in touch.