Growing Entrepreneurs Celebration, May 9

Santa Fe’s Center for Innovation and Economic Development’s Growing Entrepreneurs Celebration is scheduled for 6 p.m. Monday, May 9.

This event marks the culmination of the latest class of Growing Entrepreneurs comprised of high school students who are given a venture capital grant and mentored by experienced business professionals. Both Dr. Sasser and Dr. Bonahue will give remarks and the entire event should last about an hour.

If your son or daughter is interested in being an entrepreneur, you are welcome to bring them to the event. It’s held at the Center for Innovation and Economic Development (CIED) at 530 W. University Ave. (plenty of parking!). To attend, please RSVP to

The celebration is sponsored by Energent Ventures, Prudential Trend Realty, Innovation Gainesville, and GAIN.