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April 10, 2013 | 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Category: Seminar
Location: General Lectures | Map
5045 Anthony Wayne
Detroit, MI 48202
Cost: Free
Audience: Alumni, Community, Current Graduate Students, Current Undergraduate Students, Faculty, Parents, Prospective Students, Staff






Stand Out: Being a Leader in Any Field 

Girl Power!

If you thought being a leader could only apply to starting a business, think again.

Blackstone LaunchPad, Inforum, and Wayne State Front Door present Stand Out: Being A Leader In Any Field. Learn entrepreneurial skills that can be applied to on the job, in philanthropic efforts, as well as starting a business.

The seminar kicks off at 4pm on April 10th, with a networking session from 6 to 8pm. Catering will be provided.

A panel discussion and networking event for females at Wayne State University. This is an opportunity to hear from outstanding women regarding today's business environment and the skills they feel are necessary to succeed.

Introductory Remarks - Phyllis I. Vroom, PhD, Deputy President of Wayne State University

Moderator - Margaret Williams PhD, Dean of the School of Business Administration at Wayne State University

Nancy Philippart, Chair of the Engineering Ventures, College of Engineering at Wayne State University

Susan S. Hawkins M.B.A., Senior Vice President of Performance Excellence
Henry Ford Health System

Carla Walker-Miller, President/CEO at Walker-Miller Energy Services, LLC

Blaire Miller, CCM, MBA, CFO and Co-Founder, Eaton Rapids Castings, LLC

Nabelah Ghareeb, Chief Strategy and Administrative Officer, The Children's Center

Terry Barclay, President & CEO, Inforum & Inforum Center for Leadership



General Lectures - Panel discussion - 4:00-5:30pm

Italian Room - Food and networking - 5:30-7:30pm

Contact the Blackstone LaunchPad with any questions (313) 577-1533.

General Lectures Building
Wayne State University
5045 Anthony Wayne
Detroit, MI 48202

The General Lectures Building is located on the corner of Warren and Anthony Wayne Drive.
For more information about this event, please contact Blackstone LaunchPad at 3135771533 or blackstonelaunchpad@wayne.edu.