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2018 Summer Institute Celebration-FR

Author: myUNB News

Posted on Jul 17, 2018

Category: News and Notices

Presenting the entrepreneurs of the Summer Institute 2018!

Whether you have been following our progress all along or have yet to meet our entrepreneurs, we welcome you to the Summer Institute community. After three months of thoughtful design, prototyping, and business development, the cohort will share their stories of achievement and officially launch their new ventures. Join us at the Picaroons Roundhouse on Thursday, July 19 at 6:30 p.m. to celebrate the hard work and vision of New Brunswick’s latest businesses with a global outlook.

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Our entrepreneurs who will be presenting this year are:

Isaac Barkhouse, Sam Poirier, Nick Dowling, and Mike Barnhill with Potential Motors
Marisa and Daane Griffeth with Wildland Organics
Chris Cameron with Tücy
Hannah Chisholm with Eggcitables
Emma and Yannick Theriault with D.A.S Concrete Countertops
Alicia Phillips and Kevin Leboeuf with Educated Beards
Keshia Matthews with Modern Maternity Boutique

Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. Presentations will begin at 7 p.m.
There will be an opportunity after the presentations to network and meet the entrepreneurs.
Dress is business casual.
Donations will help cover event costs and act as a pay-it-forward to the next group of entrepreneurs. 
About the Summer Institute
The Summer Institute is an intensive three-month program that guides entrepreneurs through the process of turning their vision into a livelihood. Participants access funding for living costs and prototyping, as well as skills training and coaching to create a viable business. For more information, visit our website at

If you have any questions about this event, please contact Luke Robertson at

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