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Global Entrepreneurship Week Penn State celebrates the Community of Entrepreneurship. Penn State and the communities surrounding the campuses that are emerging as a vibrant collective of independent thinkers who work together to get important things done. This is the vision of community enabling a better world through collective effort.

At University Park each day has a theme: Go Freelance!, Social Entrepreneurship, Intrapreneurship Innovation, Entrepreneurial Women, Start-Up Shake-Up.  Keynotes are from noon-1:00 (except Wednesday) and master classes follow the keynotes. Perspective Panels, 3-5 experienced entrepreneurs talk about their successes and failures, are held from 3:00-4:00. From 4:30 to 6:30 every day you will find workshops.  New Leaf Initiative  sponsors networking opportunities every day from 6:30-8:00 followed by Flavor Flights, sponsored by the CBICC, every evening from 8:00-9:30.

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Monday, November 14 • 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Altoona--Talk with a Successful Entrepreneur!

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Penn State Altoona alum Mr. Michael Rethage has an amazing story to tell AND wants to answer your questions about how to think like an entrepreneur and get started with your business idea! He started his first business when he was 14! Don’t miss his fascinating story, tips, and suggestions!


Talk with a Successful Entrepreneur

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Michael Rethage

Vice President of Customer Success, Touchtown Inc.
Michael Rethage is the vice president of Customer Success for Touchtown Inc., located in Oakmont, Pennsylvania. Michael has a strong entrepreneurial background with diverse flavor in areas of project management, health care, procurement, sales, marketing, and IT implementation. His... Read More →

Monday November 14, 2016 6:30pm - 7:30pm EST
The Sheetz Center for Entrepreneurial Excellence 1309-11 11th Ave, Altoona, PA 16601
  Altoona, Networking, Perspectives
  • Brought to you by Penn State Altoona and The Sheetz Center for Entrepreneurial Excellence