Business Empowerment Tip of the week
"When it comes to leading, there is no such thing as a trivial act." - Pat Murray
from John Wiley & Sons
Julie's book, "The ParentPreneur
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Award winning entrepreneur,
author, and sought-after
speaker, Julie Lenzer Kirkis a catalyst for economic creation through innovation. She is passionate about helping entrepreneurs start and grow and helping them think bigger and achieve more than they think they can.
Julie was recently appointed by U.S Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker as the Director of the Office of Innovation and Entrepreneurship under the Commerce Department's Economic Development Administation. Prior to her appointment, she was the Executive Director for the Maryland Center for Entrepreneurship, located in Howard County, Maryland, where she focusing her energies on igniting an entrepreneurial culture while working to generate collaboration to bring together the regional entrepreneurial eco-system. She was also the co-chair of Startup Maryland.To learn more about Startup Maryland and the award-winnong Pitch Across Maryland bus tour, check out the video below!