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Elon entrepreneurship students attend networking event

Entrepreneurship students participated Sept. 22 in The Indus Entrepreneurs of Carolina’s (TiE) networking event at the Brier Creek Country Club in Raleigh, N.C.

The students networked with approximately 60 high-growth and technology entrepreneurs as part of their Entrepreneurship Skills course taught by Gary Palin, executive director of the Doherty Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership.

A panel comprised of Harish Mamtani, Managing Director of Bluefish Capital, LLC; Palaniswamy Rajan, Chairman & CEO of Virima Technologies, Inc; and Manny Aparicio, Co-founder and CEO of Saffron Technology discussed ‘Weathering the Storm: Pulling Through the Economic Downturn”

TiE Carolinas is a not-for-profit organization with a mission to foster and support entrepreneurship in the Carolinas. This organization has three objectives:
- To network and to facilitate networking among members
- To foster entrepreneurship and to nurture entrepreneurs
- To help membership integrate with the mainstream community

The visit was sponsored by the Doherty Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership.

Eric Townsend,
9/29/2011 4:19 PM