Announcing the School of Business and Professional Studies Entrepreneurship Speaker Series
This monthly Speaker Series aims to bring in highly successful business leaders from a variety of industries to share their experiences of starting and running their own business as well as discuss other thought-provoking topics.
Entrepreneur Speaker Series Spring 2022 will feature Founder of Wing Zone, Big Sean’s Drummer, former America’s Got Talent participant, The Chiro Place Founder, and a successful Agency Owner! The speaker series will move to a Podcast after this semester with Professor Shanika Wright Turner as the host!
Speakers (Spring 2022)
Matt Friedman | Wing Zone Founder, Entrepreneur, Professional Speaker and Coach.
February 16, 2022, from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm.
Husband and Wife: H.A.N.K Music and Nyla XO
H.A.N.K | Drummer for major hip-hop recording artist Big Sean, Producer and Songwriter
Nyla XO | Songwriter, Producer and Keyboardist
March 16, 2022, from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm.
Husband and Wife: Dr. Dena Turner, D.C and Marcus T. Turner
Dr. Dena Turner, D.C. | Founder of The Chiro Place
Marcus T. Turner | Agency Owner, Entrepreneur
April 13, 2022, from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm.
Speakers (Fall 2021)
Candace Walker | Director, Entrepreneur
September 1, 2021, from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm.
Becky Gabany | Director of Community Health
September 15, 2021, from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm.
Cade Joiner | Entrepreneur, Board Member
October 6, 2021, from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm.
Speakers (Spring 2021)
Casandra Austin-McDonald | CEO, Speaker, Author
March 17, 2021
J. Carter | Writer, Entrepreneur, Creator
April 14, 2021
Speakers (Fall 2020)
Carl Ulysses | Master Tailor, Entrepreneur
September 16, 2020
Pat Manna | Entrepreneur
October 14, 2020
Brandon Hurst | Brooklyn, NY, Chick-fil-A Owner
November 18, 2020
The moderator for this series will be Shanika Wright Turner.