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UB Innovators Series continues Thursday, February 28 with a look at state's "Innovation Ecosystem"

Leslie Geary
Monday, February 18, 2013

University of Bridgeport’s Innovators Series continues from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, February 28 with “Innovation Ecosystem,” a look at Connecticut’s five-year, $25 million funding program for entrepreneurs.

The event begins with a wine-and-cheese reception at the Schelfhaudt Gallery, Arnold Bernhard Center, 84 Iranistan Avenue, Bridgeport. It will be followed by a panel discussion and question-and-answer session.

To attend, please contact mjfoster@bridgeport.edu or (203) 576-4696.

Panelists include:

  • John Margaritis, CEO of Ledgemoor Group;
  • Janis Collins, start-up growth company advisor in Stamford and former director at LabMorgan, JP Morgan’s internal tech incubator;
  • Bill Gordon, co-founder of Lean Launch Ventures;
  • John Seiffer, President, Angel Investor Forum and CEO of CEO Bootcamp.

The panel will be moderated by Tim Coates, managing director of Innovation Ecosystem at Connecticut Technology.


Media contact: Leslie Geary, (203) 576-4625, lgeary@bridgeport.edu