Mark Your Calendars: Entrepreneur Week 2016

WRITTEN BY Jessica Wicklund
Sep 22, 2016

The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire College of Business is preparing for Entrepreneur Week October 10-13 featuring perspectives from Eau Claire entrepreneurs as well as international perspectives from Shri Ram College of Commerce natives. 


Monday’s event will feature a panel who will discuss how to successfully build a business from the bottom up. The talented collection of Dan Beck owner of Midwest Meals, Becca Cooke owner of Red’s Mercantile and Andrew Holland co-owner of ProVyro will share their trials and triumphs.


Stop by Tuesday, October 11 to hear why partnerships are investing in downtown Eau Claire to create beautiful spaces and structures for our growing community. Zach Halmstad co-founder of JAMF Software, Nick Meyer co-founder of Volume One, Ben Richgruber executive director of the Eau Claire Regional Arts Center and Kimera Way president of the UW-Eau Claire Foundation will speak at this event.


Wednesday will showcase Gary Berg of G.L. Berg Entertainment recipient of Reader’s Choice “Best Entertainment (Performer of Talent Agency). He will speak about the business of entertainment.


Thursday will top off the week with the annual Swim with the Sharks featuring four UW-Eau Claire students and four Shri Ram College of Commerce students.


For more information, visit UW-Eau Claire College of Business or contact Ann Rupnow at

All events are open to the public and are free to attend.