Geneva College’s Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) will be hosting entrepreneur Joseph Nardone on Wednesday, February 15 at 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the Benedum Room of Alexander Hall. He will be speaking about entrepreneurship.
Described as a “Serial Entrepreneur,” Nardone has founded eight companies over the last 10 years including JGNC Inc., Nardone and Associates, Computer Consultant Team, Cloud Computing Technologies, Whitewater International, Application Development Group and Government Data Labs. He is also the treasurer and member of the executive board of directors for the Beaver County Chamber of Commerce, and a member of the advisory committee for Computer Sciences Curriculum for the Community College of Beaver County (CCBC).
“The FBLA is very excited to have Mr. Nardone as the first speaker in our club’s history,” says FBLA President Justin Fink. “This is a great opportunity for the students to hear from someone who has been there and done that. He has a wide variety of experience and we are looking forward to hearing what he has to say.”
Nardone is a 1984 graduate of Carnegie Mellon University. He has worked in the computer industry since 1985, and has partnered with business owners as a consultant for over 25 years.
This event is free, and is open to students of all majors and the public. Dress is business casual.
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