Entrepreneurship Society

Thursdays Smith 340 2-3pm

This Week:

Meeting Wednesday @5pm in Ricks 161 for a special Lecture Series by Todd Santiago.

Todd will be discussing his entrepreneurial experience and his recommendations for rolling out a marketing and finance strategy in today's business climate. Todd most recently was president of 2Gig Technologies. While at 2Gig he built the company's security and home automation platform into an industry leader. He also developed a network of more than 2,000 dealers throughout North America. Since it began shipping products in 2009, 2Gig has sold more than 800,000 of its Go!Control panels. Todd's leadership was instrumental in the company's acquisitions by Blackstone and, most recently, Nortek for $135 million.

Todd received his undergraduate degree from Brigham Young University and holds an MBA from Harvard Business School. Todd Santiago is Chief Sales Officer at Vivint Inc., the largest home automation provider in North America. In this capacity, Todd leads all sales efforts at Vivint, including the direct-to-home division, inside sales, and channel partners. He is also responsible for expanding Vivint's smart home and energy solutions into the commercial sector and international markets.


Do you have a business idea? Do you currently run a business? Do you have a business idea but just can't get it up and running?  If you answered "yes" to any of these questions, then joining the Entrepreneurship Society is what you need to do!

In the past we were the "CEO" Society, but we have changed our name and have improved our goals! So great things are coming up this semester! 

These are some of the activities we have scheduled:

1. Inspiring talks by entrepreneurs that can give you great insights for your own business!

2. Networking opportunities with peers, professionals, and entrepreneurs

3. Win up to $1,000 and $5,000!

4. Workshops that will help you improve your pitch idea and reach your goals as an entrepreneur!

For more info, contact:

Heather Engberson - President
(937) 581-2633