Entrepreneurship: Taking the Leap, From 9 to 5 to CEO
Location: Room 114
Are you ready to set out on your own and turn your passion to profit? Are you ready to become an entrepreneur? Have you already quit your job and entered the exciting world of entrepreneurship to find out that it’s not as exciting as it seemed? Leaving a cushy, yet unsatisfying job to become an entrepreneur can be the scariest decision of your life. If you have been thinking about becoming an entrepreneur or are currently struggling as an entrepreneur, this is the session for you. In this session, you will hear from successful entrepreneurs on how best to make the transition from your job, how to strengthen your current business, and what it takes to be a successful entrepreneur.
Maritza T. Adonis, J.D.
CEO, MTA Visions LLC
Founder, Society of Global Impact Entrepreneurs
Global Innovation Fellow-China, U.S. Dep’t of State
Emerging Young Entrepreneur Fellow, NMSDC
Jeff Lindor, MS
Founder & CEO, The Gentlemen's Factory and Groomed Success
Board Member, Haitian American Chamber of Commerce of Florida (HACCOF)
Managing Partner, Elizee Law Firm