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Saturday, May 5 • 5:00pm - 5:50pm
The Accidental Entrepreneur

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In 2001, two guys who liked to meet up for drinks started a networking group for Information Technology professionals in metro Detroit. Since then, they've helped more than 2500 people get jobs, started a 501c3 organization getting more than 100 people trained and certified to start IT careers, have launched a podcast network with 5 studios and more than 80 shows, bought into their favorite brewery, and other countless initiatives. How'd they do it? Well, even they're not completely sure, but this session will walk you through their core principles, what they do...and don't do, and how they make their business ventures work.

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Dave Phillips

Co-Founder, IT in the D / Podcast Detroit
I'm the geek that’s been pushed into management roles over the span of my career. I've been a helpdesk jockey, a team lead, a systems architect and even a Vice President over the course of more than 20 years in information technology for a variety of industries. I've been pro... Read More →
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Bob Waltenspiel

Founder, IT in the D


Saturday May 5, 2018 5:00pm - 5:50pm
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