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October FDU Event with Author / Entrepreneur Greg Slamowitz

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Fairleigh Dickinson University - THE ORANGERIE at The Campus Library

285 Madison Avenue The Campus Library · Madison, NJ

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Go to the FDU library building - once you are there you can't miss us.

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Greg sold Ambrose for $200 MILLION from a $95K investment without raising any additional capital. Join us and find out how he did it.

In addition Slamowitz is Founder and Chairman of the Board of WellnessRebates LLC (www.wellnessrebates.com), a wellness solutions provider for mid-size and large employers. WellnessRebates focuses on designing and administering outcome-based wellness incentive programs.

He is also a Co-Founder and former Co-CEO of Ambrose Employer Group, LLC (www.ambrose.com), a professional employer organization (PEO), which was recently ranked among Crain’s New York’s list of the 50 fastest growing companies and, for the past two consecutive years, was also recognized by the New York State Society for Human Resource Management as one of the “Best Companies to Work For in New York.” Ambrose was acquired by Trinet in July 2013.

Greg enjoys learning and teaching and has spent considerable time over the last several years meeting with entrepreneurs and business leaders and regularly presents his seminar, “Flip the Pyramid”, around the United States. Greg’s book titled “Flip the Pyramid (http://www.amazon.com/Flip-Pyramid-Organization-Workforce-Empowered/dp/098394329X/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1406035970&sr=8-1&keywords=Flip+the+Pyramid): How Any Organization Can Create a Workforce That Is Engaged, Empowered, Aligned and On Fire!” is now available on Amazon (http://www.amazon.com/Flip-Pyramid-Organization-Workforce-Empowered/dp/098394329X/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1406035970&sr=8-1&keywords=Flip+the+Pyramid), Barnes & Noble and iTunes/iBooks.

Greg has also spent considerable time over the last three years in Washington DC with members and staffers of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives educated them about the challenges to and solutions for America’s businesses. Greg is passionate about helping America’s businesses focus on growth, profit, hiring and creating an awesome and healthy experience for each and every working American.

Prior to co-founding Ambrose in 1997, Greg practiced tax law with Brown & Wood (now Sidley Austin Brown & Wood) in New York City. He holds two law degrees – a Master of Laws in Taxation from New York University School of Law, and a Juris Doctorate, with distinction, from Emory University School of Law in Atlanta. He received his undergraduate degree, cum laude, from New York University.

Agenda for the evening is as follows:

6:30 to 7:00 Pizza & Networking

7:00 to 7:10 Updates

7:10 to 7:20 Audience/Member Announcements and Requests

7:20 to 7:30 Startup presentation 1 - Niru Mallavarupu CEO of MobileArq (https://mobilearq.com/)

7:30 to 7:40 Startup presentation 2 - Jigar Vyas President of Invessence (http://www.invessence.com/)

7:40 to 8:10 Keynote speaker: Entrepreneur / Author Greg Slamowitz

8:10 to 9:00 Networking

After 9:00 Drinks at Vanderbilt's in the Hamilton Park Hotel 175 Park Ave Florham Park, NJ 07932 (https://www.google.com/url?sa=D&oi=plus&q=https://maps.google.com/maps?expflags%3Denable_star_based_justifications:true%26ie%3DUTF8%26cid%3D16356950445471689601%26q%3DHamilton%2BPark%2BHotel%2B%2526%2BConference%2BCenter%26iwloc%3DA%26gl%3DUS%26hl%3Den) - Just exit through the Florham Road / Park Ave exit of FDU and you will see the Hotel on the left before you reach Park Ave.

Directions - Complete directions to the FDU library are available here - http://view.fdu.edu/files/directionstolibrarymonningercenterandorangerie.pdf

Parking - Park behind the library, across from of the dorms or in one of the larger (but further) lots. See the parking map below.