Entrepreneurial Leadership Week 2021

Entrepreneurial Leadership Week is a collaboration of the Kutztown University College of Business, the Entrepreneurial Leadership Center (ELC), the KU Small Business Development Center (SBDC) and the Northeast Berks Chamber of Commerce.  This event includes workshops, panels and presentations that provide students and the local community with insight, strategies and tools from experts to launch or boost their business.  

Tuesday - March 23, 2021

Keynote Speaker, 11:00 a.m., LC135, TBD

Wednesday - March 24, 2021

Student Entrepreneurial Marketplace, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., MSU Lobby

The Student Marketplace is a showcase of businesses run by KU students and recent alumni. It will feature products and services owned and operated by the students entrepreneurs. All transactions are done directly with the businesses.

Women's Panel & Luncheon, 11:00 a.m., MSU 218

Six successful woman from our community will discuss the road to entrepreneurial excellence.  They will focus on the strategies and tools that lead to the creation of a thriving and vibrant business.  Attendees are welcome to network at the following free luncheon.  The panel will be moderated by Ms. Lori Donofrio-Galley.  Registration required.


Student Entrepreneur Panel, 11:00 a.m., LC135

FRIDAY - MARCH 26, 2021

Family Business Panel, 7:30 a.m., MSU 218

Successful family business owners will offer their advice and expertise on the challenges and triumphs which come with owning a family business.