Warren Buffet Trip:
The Warren Buffett Trip was a huge success. Thanks to all the members who came out and took advantage of the opportunity to meet Mr. Buffett. Special thanks to Jason Townsend and Munish Gandhi for setting this trip up.
Pictures are available online at http://rossevcbuffett.shutterfly.com/. In addition, all digital files are available on CTools.
Guest Speaker Sam Zell: Nov. 16, 2006 | 5:30-6:30pm, Room K1310 (Limited Seating)
Self-made billionaire Sam Zell will speak on characteristics of the modern entrepreneur and the challenges they face. He will also provide his thoughts on real estate investment. Listed by Forbes magazine in 2004 as the world's 247th richest person and the nation's top landlord with 128 million square feet of office space and 225,000 apartments. Zell is chairman of several publicly held manufacturing, finance and service companies, including America's two largest owners of office and apartment space. A native Chicagoan, he is a graduate of the University of Michigan and the University of Michigan Law School. Zell began his career in real estate while an undergraduate by managing apartment buildings throughout southeast Michigan. He continued his interest in real estate with the founding of Equity Group Investments, LLC, what was formerly know as Equity Financial and Management Company, an entrepreneurial real estate firm based in Chicago where he currently serves as chairman of the board.
Presented by the Zell Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies, the Entrepreneur & Venture Club, and the Real Estate Club.
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Ann Arbor SPARK
Ann Arbor SPARK (www.annarborspark.com) is very interested in working with members of EVC. SPARK wants to provide employment opportunities and other resources our members could benefit from.
SPARK is a great resource for all UM entrepreneurs. For information on starting a business, Click Here
Network with Fellow Entrepreneurs
BLUELAB - a group from the engineering school that is very interested in creating sustainable technologies, but has been frustrated in finding people to connect with to make their designs into reality.
Net Impact - an international network of over 11,000 members committed to using the power of business to improve society. They seek to integrate these values into the strategies, operations, and cultures of the companies and organizations we influence in order to create sustainable, positive impact.
EVC = a very good time.
Where: Good Time Charley's on South U
When: Thursday at 5 pm
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