Elevate: Hartford- The Grit & Grind of Starting a Business


Date: February 6, 2020 | 6:30 pm-8:30 pm
Stanley + Techstars Accelerator
Manufactory 4.0

One Constitution Plaza
Hartford, CT


This event is graciously supported by the Cavanaugh Family Alumni Career Services Fund.

Have you ever wanted to start your own business? Have you come up with a concept that should be on the market?


Get on the path to long-term success by coming to our next career event featuring an all-star panel of alumni who have started and now run their own businesses


Whether you want to open a brewery, restaurant, accounting firm—or have a startup that you need to get off the ground—our panel of CEOs and business owners can help you. They’ll give you insight on everything from concept development and seed funding to bringing your concept to market. You’ll also learn about the pitfalls of being a business owner and how to avoid problems.

A short networking reception will take place at 6:30 pm before the start of the program. All attendees are encouraged to bring their business cards.


$5 per person.
UConn Students & Alumni Family and Friends welcome.
Food and open beer & wine provided by Salute.
Kevin Bouley BUS '80
 Nerac, Inc.
Frank Milone CPA BUS '92
Founding Partner
Fiondella, Milone & LaSaracina LLP
Brittany Molkenthin NURS'17
Lactation Innovations
Dennis Nash BUS '04
Control Station
Mike Teed CLAS '08
Black Pond Brews









Questions? Please contact Josh Proulx '05, Director of Alumni Engagement via email or call the Office of Alumni Relations toll-free at (888) 822-5861.

Elevate: Your Career. Next Level. is UConn Alumni’s monthlong initiative surrounding career and professional development. This series works to provide opportunities to enhance career trajectory by featuring recruiters, career experts, entrepreneurs, C-Level individuals, and industry experts that can share their insight and experience with their fellow alumni community through unique and exclusive access to venues and personnel in a variety of industries.


UConn Foundation
Office of Alumni Relations
2390 Alumni Drive
Storrs, CT 06269
(860) 486-2240


Photographs taken at this event may be used in University and Foundation promotional and other materials.

No portion of the registration fee is tax-deductible. Fees will be used to offset expenses associated with this event.

NOTICE: The UConn Foundation solicits charitable contributions for the benefit of the University of Connecticut and is registered to do so in all states requiring registration. See our disclosure statement at www.foundation.uconn.edu/state-fundraising-notices.html.

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