‘Extreme Entrepreneurship’ Comes to Mason

Posted: October 18, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: October 15, 2010 at 3:07 pm

The Extreme Entrepreneurship Tour at George Mason University will be held on Thursday, Nov. 4, from 1 to 5 p.m. in the Johnson Center Dewberry Hall.

The event is sponsored by the National Chamber Foundation, the Campaign for Free Enterprise and iMADdu (I Make a Difference, Do You?)

According to the website, the event offers networking, music, movement and prizes. The country’s top young entrepreneurs and successful local entrepreneurs — all under the age of 30 — will share their personal success stories, inspiring audiences to outline plans of action that will define their entrepreneurial paths.

Mason President Alan Merten will open the event with Thomas J. Donohue, president and CEO of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

Among the presenters are Mason alumnus Tom Moore, BA Government and International Politics ’06 and co-founder of ROCS College Student Staffing; and PhD student Mona Salisbury, assistant director of the Mason SBDC and founder of iMADdu.

Tickets are free, but registration is requested.

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