Ettevõtlusekspert ja Stanford Graduate School of Business Ettevõtlusuuringute Keskuse juht Leah Edwards kohtub 4.novembril kell 15:15 - 17:00 Eesti Ettevõtluskõrgkooli Mainor tudengitega. Esmalt õpetab Leah Edwards tudengitele praktilise töötoa formaadis pitchimist ja pärast lühikest pausi tutvustab keskonnasõbraliku ettevõtluse telgitaguseid. Kohtumine toimub ruumis 217.
16:15 - 17:00 Loeng: Roheline ja keskkonnasõbralik ettevõtlus (45 min);
Leah Edwards directs the Center for Entrepreneurial Studies in the Stanford Graduate School of Business, where she manages entrepreneurial course creation, experiential learning in innovation, case writing, the creation on online learning tools, and more. She combines hands-on entrepreneurial experience with the latest studies of the innovation mindset, optimal team formation and design thinking. Prior to returning to the GSB, Leah was a serial startup co-founder and consultant to other entrepreneurs and corporations. Most recently, Leah was co-founder of Overstat, an online analytics and conversion rate optimization platform, sold to Tealeaf Technology in December 2011 (now part of IBM). Some of her prior projects include helping to grow a software company called Building Solutions, which she then helped to sell to SolarCity. She also helped sell GreenHomeGuide to the Green Building Council and launched the first green blog network, GreenOptions, which was purchased by Virgance (now 1Bog.com).
Leah began her entrepreneurial career by launching products for companies such as Intuit, Sega of America, Oracle and Taligent (a joint venture of IBM and Apple Computing) then co-founded her first startup in the late 90’s, Post Communications, which was funded by Mohr Davidow and sold to Netcentives for $380 million.
Leah also holds a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of California, Berkeley and an MBA and Certificate of Public Management from the Stanford Graduate School of Business along with her MBA.