INNOVATION & ENTREPRENEURSHIP INSTITUTE
EXPERT STRATEGIST OFFICE HOURS

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Charles Robinson
IN PERSON APPOINTMENTS: Charles Robinson specializes in providing insight and practical solutions to CEO’s and C-Suite Executives in the Science and Technology sectors. His strategic analysis work led to a focused server strategy and a market leading high-end Wintel server business and the development of a European Data Center Consulting business which today accounts for 90% of the worldwide business in this market.
David Katz
IN PERSON APPOINTMENTS: David is an accomplished entrepreneur with over 25 years of success in the real estate services, home improvement and technology industries. His broad areas of expertise include new business development, contract negotiations, retail merchandising, corporate partnerships, management and marketing strategy. Currently, David is a private investor and advisor to companies in the consumer products, multi-family technology and luxury building materials industries. Throughout his executive career, David has held leadership positions at CMQ Floor Covering, The Home Depot At-Home Services and Toll Brothers, Inc. At CMQ, he was an owner/operator responsible for building a small flooring installation and carpet cleaning company into a regional (PA, NJ, DE) powerhouse, selling it after ten years to RediCarpet, the largest multifamily flooring provider in the industry. David earned his B.A. from Boston University and an M.B.A. from Temple University’s Fox School of Business.

Friday, November 22, 2019
Fred Berg
IN PERSON APPOINTMENTS: Fred Berg has extensive experience evaluating and advising early stage startups in multiple industries. He spent the majority of his career working for HR & Benefits Consulting firm. His particular areas of specialty were Defined Benefit and Group Benefits Administration for large organizations. As a Towers Perrin Principal, he held leadership roles in Strategy Formulation, Systems Implementation etc. He retired after working for 25 years and co-founded a real estate development firm that focused primarily on ground-up development of single-family homes and condominiums.

Tuesday, November 26, 2019
Harvey Hoffman
IN PERSON APPOINTMENTS: Board Member, Mid-Atlantic Diamond Ventures (MADV) Harvey works closely with founders providing strategic advisory support in the early and emerging stages of ventures. Harvey has extensive experience evaluating startups, business models, and financial issues affecting launch and growth, as well as developing plans for investor funding. Harvey has been a founder and principal of several companies and is currently involved as a mentor, advisor, board member and investor. For select companies he also takes on the role of acting CFO through the fundraising process.
Nicholas Valeriano
IN PERSON APPOINTMENTS: SAP EHS Management Consultant Temple 2012 MIS Program Graduate, IT Consultant for 10 years, and investor/entrepreneur with a technology focus but many diverse interests.

Friday, November 22, 2019

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Wednesday, November 27, 2019
Russell Secter
VIRTUAL APPOINTMENTS ONLY: Dr. Russel Secter is founder and CEO of myBackNine, a medical, dental and veterinary consulting firm, and is a member of the Board of Directors of Emanate and PerioSciences, both dental pharmaceutical companies. Russell has over twenty five years of progressive general management and commercialization experience in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry, including global commercialization experience for Novartis, Pfizer, and Johnson and Johnson. He has run three startup pharmaceutical companies. Dr. Secter holds an MBA from J. L. Kellogg School of Management of Northwestern University, a Pharm.D from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Pharmacy, and a B.S. Pharmacy from the University of Illinois, College of Pharmacy. It is the combination of clinical and business education and experience that makes Russell uniquely qualified to assist pharmaceutical and device companies in all aspects of their business.

Friday, November 15, 2019

Thursday, November 21, 2019