Schlegel Centre for Entrepreneurship

Executive Director: Steve Farlow, MBA, ext. 2615,
Academic Director: Stephen Preece, PhD, ext. 2636,
Manager: Victoria Larke, BBA, ext. 4885,
Co-ordinator, Digital Hub: Jason Whalen,
Program Leader, LaunchPad (Brantford): Anne Forler, ext. 5474,
Office Location: SBE 2210, The Schlegel Centre 

Office Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Telephone: 519-884-0710, ext. 2841

The Schlegel Centre for Entrepreneurship is housed within the School of Business & Economics and delivers programming in support of academic courses and research in the area of entrepreneurship and innovation. The Centre provides students with experiential learning opportunities; supports the entrepreneurial community; and facilitates the incubation of student business ideas.

Key activities for students include: the PepsiCo Pitch Competition and BDO New Venture Competition; the Laurier Start-Up Fund; Laurier Entrepreneurship Competition; Start-Up Laurier; Enactus Laurier; and the Laurier LaunchPad program which provides students with support and guidance to launch their businesses.