UM-Flint's award-winning Entrepreneurs Society hosts dinner, networking event

The Annual Entrepreneurs Society Dinner, now in it’s third year, is a celebration of young entrepreneurs with an evening full of networking possibilities.

The event is set to take place on April 5th at 6 p.m. in downtown Flint at the Northbank Center. Reservations can be made online.

Put on by the University of Michigan-Flint Entrepreneurs Society, established in 2008, the dinner is a place where local companies and business professionals, University Alumni, and current students at the University of Michigan-Flint have the opportunity to connect. 

“One of my favorite aspects of the Entrepreneurs Society is the connection we have with our alumni members and community as a whole. This event allows us to celebrate entrepreneurship and provide our students with an opportunity to network with like-minded people,” said Todd Fridline, president of UM-Flint’s Entrepreneurs Society.

The Entrepreneurs Society at UM-Flint has a long history of winning national recognition. In 2018, the group was a finalist for Best Chapter Advisor (Michael Witt); Best Chapter leader (Fridline) and Best Cross Campus Innovation. 

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“School of Management students are increasingly interested in entrepreneurship,” said UM-Flint Dean Scott D. Johnson. “Through our new major in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management and with a very active Entrepreneurs Society student club, students are gaining valuable knowledge and networking skills that will contribute to their future success.”

For more information on the dinner, check out its Facebook event page or email annas@umflint.edu.


 

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