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Monday, March 15 • 11:00am - 12:00pm
Can I have a full-time job and a startup?

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Yes, you can! Professionals from Big 4 Accounting, Fortune 500, and Big Tech companies will discuss how they balance the demands of a full-time job while also running their startups. Listen to the panelists explain how you can have both a full-time job and pursue entrepreneurship after school.

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Julia Haried

Co-Founder and Executive Director, MakerGirl
Julia co-founded and is currently the Executive Director of MakerGirl, and works full-time in consulting at one of the largest firms in Chicago. MakerGirl is a nonprofit organization working to bridge the gender gap in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) by educating... Read More →
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Connor Lake

Founder and CEO, Stackend Solutions
Connor is a developer at heart working full time in tech.  Outside work he started a few small businesses in the fields of SaaS development, wireless infrastructure deployment, and data feeds.  Connor prioritizes sales, simplicity, and trustworthiness.
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Eddy Mejia

Intel Corporation, Category Manager
Eddy Mejia is a military war veteran, computer engineer, MBA graduate, and entrepreneur. His professional experience includes working for 4 Fortune 500 companies including Caterpillar, Exelon, Northrop Grumman, and Intel. When he is not at his 9 to 5, Eddy is leading a cutting edge... Read More →

Monday March 15, 2021 11:00am - 12:00pm CDT
Hopin Main Stage

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