Entrepreneur's Bootcamp

Fall 2013

We are pleased to announce that Patrick Ryan, Jr, founder of Incisent Labs and Executive Committee member of the Chicagoland Entrepreneurial Center, and Bruce Lund, award-winning founder of toy design and product invention company Lund and Company Invention, LLC, will serve as keynote speakers for the October 5th Entrepreneur's Bootcamp. These experienced and successful entrepreneurs will be present to share their perspective and guidance.









Plus breakout sessions and panel discussions on:

  • Entrepreneurs in the fashion/retail industries
    Featuring Heather Anderson of Muse Boutique, Lisa Hopkins Newell of DIRT, Shelby Steiner of Shelby Steiner Designs, and Tracey Tarantino of Zzazz Productions







  • Entrepreneurs in the restaurant/food industries
    Featuring Jose Rodriguez of Aripo's - Oak Park, Mary Rita Skrine, General Manager of Skrine Chops, LLC, and Cathy Yen, Executive Director of the Oak Park-River Forest Chamber of Commerce & former owner of the Great Harvest Bread Company
  • Social entrepreneurship
    Featuring Tom Coleman of the Bottom Billion Fund, Rick Renjilian of the Water Initiative, and Manish Shah of Fos Biofuels
  • Entrepreneurs in the tech industry
    Featuring Caroline Crozier of CS&C, Inc., and Andrew Hoog of VIAForensics







Looking to launch your own business?  Or grow your existing one?

Attend the Entrepreneur’s Bootcamp. Click here to register online. Admission cost is $10. However, registration is free to members of the Dominican University community (faculty, staff, alumni).

Saturday, October 5, 2013 - 8:30am
Parmer Hall