Entrepreneur Forum Features Perspectives on Silicon Valley Marketplace

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College of Business & Public Administration


The University of North Dakota Center for Innovation's next Entrepreneur Forum is at 5 p.m., Monday, Oct. 8, in the Center's Idea Lab.

The Forum features Steve Fineberg, a partner in the Strategic Relationship Management Group of Deloitte & Touche, LLP.

Fineberg works with high-profile Silicon Valley technology companies including eBay, Equinix, Intuit, and Yahoo.

He will present "Entrepreneurs Accessing Silicon Valley Professionals: UND Alumni return home to share lessons learned" at 5:00 p.m., Monday, October 8, in the Idea Lab at the Ina Mae Rude Entrepreneur Center.

During Fineberg's 17 years with Deloitte, he has served a wide range of clients including publicly held and privately owned technology companies. His experience includes assisting companies with annual audits, initial public offerings, mergers, and acquisitions. Fineberg holds a B.S. in Managerial Economics from the University of California, Davis and is a Certified Public Accountant. He will be joined by UND alumni Al Royce and Doug Sobolik.

About the Entrepreneur Forum

The Entrepreneur Forum is a series of events hosted by the Center for Innovation to provide inspiring speakers and networking opportunities for the community. Space is limited and participants are encouraged to arrive a few minutes early. The Entrepreneur Forum is free and open to the public.

About the UND Center for Innovation

The UND Center for Innovation is a division of the College of Business and Public Administration at the University of North Dakota that provides assistance to innovators, entrepreneurs, and researchers to launch new ventures, commercialize new technologies, and secure access to capital from private and public sources.