11th Annual Clarence E. Harris Entrepreneurial Forum

November 9, 2006

The 2006 Entrepreneurial Forum featured Mike Butler, CEO and President of SunTrust Bank-Chattanooga as the kick-off speaker. Nearly 400 students, faculty, alumni and community members attended the event. After the kick-off breakfast, participants attended one of two breakout sessions including Positioning Your Entrepreneurial Business for Competitive Advantage (Moderator: Dr. Diane Halstead; Panelists: Jim Ebel and Jim Morgenstern of CenterBrain Partners) and The Challenges Entrepreneurs Face in Fast Growth Businesses (Moderator: Dr. Kathleen Wheatley; Panelists: Stephen Culp of Smart Furniture Inc. and Harshad Shah of Hamilton Plastics).