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Golden Gate University

October 09, 2013 11:00 ET

Golden Gate University Panel Offers Insights Targeting Start-Ups, October 22, 2013

The Art of Pivoting -- When Should Businesses Change Strategy?

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 9, 2013) - Golden Gate University's Entrepreneur Center presents 'The Art of Pivoting,' a conversation about entrepreneurs, start-ups and when it's time to revise or completely change a business strategy. The free event begins with a panel of entrepreneur experts sharing their experiences with pivoting, followed by companies presenting their pivot issues to the panel.

The panel of experts includes:

  • Joanna Rees, Managing Director of Endeavor Catalyst
  • Bill Shelander, Business Development expert for Berkeley Lab
  • Allan Young, founder of Runway, one of the largest incubators in San Francisco
  • Heather Hiles, Founder and CEO of Pathbrite, will moderate the conversation

To learn more about Heather Hiles and the panelists, visit

Registration: The event is free but attendees must RSVP at

When: Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, 5-8 p.m.

Where: Golden Gate University - 536 Mission St., Room 2202, San Francisco.

The Entrepreneur Center at GGU plans to launch a series of events and resources to help entrepreneurs. More information about the Center can be found at

About Golden Gate University
Golden Gate University, a private nonprofit university, has been helping adults achieve their professional goals by providing undergraduate and graduate education in accounting, law, taxation, business and related areas for more than 110 years. GGU enrolls 5,000 students annually and represents 68,000 alumni.

The school's main campus is located at 536 Mission St. in San Francisco, with additional teaching sites in the Silicon Valley, Los Angeles and Seattle. Most degree programs are also available entirely online. Founded in 1901, GGU is accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA) and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

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