Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure will talk about entrepreneurship next month as part of a series sponsored by StartupGrindKC.
Claure is working to turn around the Overland Park wireless carrier after having founded and built a $10 billion cellphone distribution business in Miami. He is scheduled to speak during the evening event Sept. 23 at Village Square, 4436 State Line Road.
Sherry Turner, executive director of the Women’s Capital Connection, speaks tonight in the series. Tickets for the events are available through EventBrite.
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Others scheduled in the series include Henry Bloch, co-founder of H&R Block Inc., and Barnett Helzberg, who sold his namesake jewelry store chain to Berkshire Hathaway Inc. and founded the Helzberg Entrepreneurial Mentoring Program.
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