Funding Sustainable, Socially-Driven Entrepreneurship Worldwide.
Presenter: Tony R. Wells
Event is Free! Open to All Students!
Reception 6:30 PM
Presentation 7-8:00 PM
Tony R. Wells is a pioneer in innovative philanthropy and social entrepreneurship. As Co-Founder and CEO of the Tony R. Wells Foundation, Mr. Wells fosters entrepreneurship and social investing by nonprofit organizations. Mr. Wells also collaborates with universities to enable award-winning student enterprises, and his Foundation currently sponsors the Social Innovation Initiative at Ohio State University.
Mr. Wells is a business veteran with over 25 years of executive management experience. A founder and CEO of multiple successful start-ups, Mr. Wells'' corporate career culminated in nationwide learning centers serving over 600 technology companies. He is recognized as a successful entrepreneur, community leader, professional investor, and expert in leadership, philanthropy, and strategic planning.
Mr. Wells has an International MBA from the Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina. He is also an alumnus of the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania, the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, and has an Executive Certificate in Strategy and Innovation from MIT Sloan School of Management.
Mr. Wells'' innovations in social entrepreneurship, impact investing and philanthropy have captured attention worldwide and changed the way organizations measure success.
Location: Baker Theater