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Free Mentor Day, Sponsored by SCORE Las Vegas
December 14, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm PST
In association with Work In Progress, the SCORE Las Vegas Chapter is sponsoring a free “Mentor Day” December 14. Aspiring entrepreneurs who have business solutions to problems or business owners looking to further develop their business will greatly prosper from a confidential 30-minute meeting with the “Counselors to America’s Small Business.” Take advantage of this opportunity to discuss ideas, make connections, and learn from these mentors who have extensive business and tech experience.
Darwin Hopwood and Kenneth Baird will be available Wednesday, December 14, from 8AM – 5PM.
To schedule a mentor session, please call (702)906-2323 or email [email protected] Please provide us with:
2. Phone Number
3. E-mail address
4. Business Name if one
5. Type of business
6. A short description of the product or service you are providing
7. Preferred meeting time
About the Mentors
Darwin L. Hopwood
Darwin Hopwood has extensive financial and business management experience. Darwin has worked in the investment industry, for a large regional bank and for an agency of the U.S. Treasury Department as a bank regulator. Darwin was also 50% owner of an electrical contractor in Las Vegas for 17 years. In addition to his work experience, Darwin holds a bachelor’s degree in economics, a master’s degree in business administration, and Series 7 and Series 66 securities licenses. Darwin is currently an adjunct professor at the Lee Business School at UNLV where he teaches finance and management and leadership classes.
Kenneth Baird’s career has spanned 53 years in electronic technology systems. He spent the first 10 years in the military and aerospace industry and the last 43 in the broadcast, entertainment, education and the general business environment. Over his career he has worked in consulting, design build, equipment sales, installation, training, repair services, and management of video production and post-production facilities.
Currently Ken owns Visual Communication Systems, LLC where he provides turnkey technology solutions and start-up support for his clients. Ken is also a SCORE certified business mentor in Las Vegas.