Distinguished Entrepreneurs Lunch Program
2017-2018

We have completed one semester of the Distinguished Entrepreneurs Lunch program and are excited to have another one start! We graciously thank Neider & Boucher, S.C. for their sponsorship and support.

Featured entrepreneurs scheduled for the Spring 2018 semester are:

  • February 7: Aaron Hagar, WEDC
  • February 14: Steve Goldberg, Benchmark Securities
  • February 21: Idella Yamben, Center for Technology Commercialization and Ideadvance Seed Fund
  • February 28: Janet White, Promega
  • March 7: Tom Leske, Serv-ice
  • March 14: Sarath Botham, Botham, INK and WiscoBoxes LLC
  • April 4: Steve Farsht, Corazon Capital
  • April 11: Steve Holle, KC Bier Company
  • April 18: Tony Boutelle, CU Direct
  • April 25: Heather Wentler, Doyenne Group

Please RSVP to lisa.collins@wisc.edu to attend. 

Featured entrepreneurs for Fall 2017 semester were:

  • Chris Eckstrom and Andrew Walker, Rock River Capital
  • Brian Happ, Erdman
  • Israel Lopez, Neider & Boucher, S.C.
  • Bill Raaths, former CEO of Great Northern Corp.
  • Anne Smith, Law & Entrepreneurship Clinic
  • Arvind Subramanian, HealthMyne
  • Tom Tefft, formerly of Medtronic
  • Natalie Tessler, Spa Space
  • Taralinda Willis, Curate
  • Justin Vandehey, Growbot

Check out the photos from previous luncheon programs.

Photo Gallery Distinguished Entrepreneurs Lunch