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Tuesday, November 12 • 4:35pm - 5:50pm
Hospitality Entrepreneurship and Innovation Panel (104 Keller Auditorium)

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A panel of hospitality industry executives will be discussing the challenges and opportunities in hospitality entrepreneurship. This dynamic panel will be facilitated through a moderator covering topics including business planning, competitive analysis, feasibility, funding, marketing and branding, and organizational growth.

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Joshua K. Blair

Co-Founder and Strategic Partnerships Director, Brandthumb
Joshua K. Blair, PMP, is Co-founder and Strategic Partnerships Director of BrandThumb - a minority owned business focused on branding strategy (brandthumb.com) for Food/Beverage/Hospitality. He serves on a variety of advisory boards associated Penn State University (NYC Alumni Assoc, Berks Campus Professional Writing, and Sports Business Conference). This year he participated in PSHRS Alumni in the classroom program.With twenty years as... Read More →
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Nick Scott

Vice President, Scott Enterprises
Nick Scott, Jr. is an Erie business leader who along with his brother Chris (PSU HRIM 92’), and father Nick Sr. is responsible for operations and development at their third-generation family owned hospitality business, Scott Enterprises. The company was founded by Nick’s grandfather... Read More →
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Traci Lipple

Principal and Founder, CoCo Blue Events
A detail-obsessed, experiential-driven event guru clinging to the belief that all great events start with a great vision and a passion to create a memorable experience. Traci is the founder and principal of Coco Blue Events – an event company focused on helping companies of all... Read More →

Tuesday November 12, 2019 4:35pm - 5:50pm EST
Keller Building