School of Law News
Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship to Host Panel Discussion on Entrepreneurial Lawyers
Posted March 3, 2013
The Western New England University Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship will host a panel discussion titled “Lawyer as Entrepreneur” on Tuesday, March 5 from noon to 1:00 p.m. in the Blake Law Center Commons. This event is free and open to the public and lunch will be provided.
Panelists include Joseph Kershenbaum, Executive Vice President and CFO of Salute Homecare LLC, and Jayson Falcone, of the Law Offices of Jayson J. Falcone. Kershenbaum cofounded Salute Homecare LLC as a startup that provides medical services in the home, while Falcone uses his experience to help entrepreneurs achieve their dreams by focusing on the intersection of business strategy and law. These successful entrepreneurs will talk about the path they took on their way to starting, running, and growing their businesses. In addition, they will discuss the lessons they learned along the way and the things they wished they had known when they started out.
The Western New England University Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship is a resource for small business development in the Pioneer Valley region. Combining the resources of the University’s Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business, Engineering, and Pharmacy and the School of Law, the Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship offers personal, professional assistance to entrepreneurs in the business startup stage, free of charge through the Small Business Clinic and numerous community outreach events. For more information about the Center or the speaker series, call 413-796-2030 or visit www.wne.edu/cie.