Loyola University Chicago

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Media Contact:
Megan Troppito
Communication Specialist
312.915.6324
mtroppito@luc.edu

MEDIA ALERT

Loyola University Chicago to Host First Nationwide Student-Run Business Conference

What:
In an effort to provide student entrepreneurs with a national platform for collaboration, professional development, and self-promotion, Loyola Limited, Loyola University Chicago’s student-run and managed business enterprise, will host the nation’s first annual Student-Run Business Conference.

The conference seeks to provide solutions to the theme, “From Local Favorite to Nationally Known: How to Make a Name for Your Business.”

Arsen Avakian, CEO and co-founder of Argo Tea, will serve as the keynote speaker. Several entrepreneurial experts such as Raaja Nemani, CEO and founder of Bucketfeet, and Francis Wisniewski, prominent venture capitalist, will also present at the conference.

Schools such as Brown University, Northwestern University, University of Pennsylvania, and University of Dayton will be represented at the conference.

Loyola Limited seeks to transform undergraduate students into business leaders by providing them with unparalleled experiential learning opportunities in entrepreneurship and small business management. For more information, contact Sara Seibt at sara.seibt@loyolalimited.com.

When:
Friday, February 7 – Sunday, February 9, 2014
Keynote: Saturday, February 8, 2014 at 1 p.m. (open to the public)

Where:
Loyola University Chicago
Lake Shore Campus
1032 W. Sheridan Road
Chicago, IL 60660

Keynote:
Richard J. Klarchek Information Commons
Fourth Floor

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