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Jun 13 8:30am - 10:00am

Entrepreneurship Club

Hosted at Library

Entrepreneurship Club

8:30AM-10:00AM | Thursday, June 13| Rooftop Restaurant

Members Only

Join us for a monthly roundtable discussion with fellow entrepreneurs, designed to facilitate connections and collaborations, and introduce new networks to your community. Entrepreneurship Club is hosted on the second Thursday of each month with a special guest speaker. Visit the event calendar to find out the next trending topic! Interested in becoming a guest speaker? Send us a message at [email protected].

Scaling a Business 

Entrepreneur Stephen Adelé invites you to explore the art and science of scaling businesses effectively. Join us as he unveils actionable strategies learned from his decades-long journey of building and selling successful ventures.

About Stephen Adelé

Stephen Adelé lives in Denver, Colorado and is an Adjunct Professor at the University of Denver Daniels College of Business, where he teaches graduate and undergraduate courses on scaling new ventures and business strategy.

Mr. Adelé is a serial entrepreneur who has built several successful companies through self-funding, public markets, and private equity. A three-time finalist recipient of EY’s prestigious Entrepreneur of the Year Award (2006, 2007 and 2021); three consecutive Inc 500 Awards for America’s fastest growing private companies (2019, 2020, 2021); Best Boss in America finalist, and a favorite guest lecturer to entrepreneurial conferences and business students; over the past 25 years, Mr. Adelé has built, scaled and sold four different companies, including his latest venture, QuickBox fulfillment, which, as the CEO, he led the growth from $0 to over $100-million in less than four years.

Mr. Adelé, through his consulting firm – Ready for Scaling – provides strategic advisory consulting services to small and mid-sized companies in the consumer goods space—using his expertise, network and proven framework for navigating the complexities of scaling a business and / or preparing companies for a successful sale. His passions are scaling companies, teaching the next generation of leaders, and spending time with family.