First Commerce Credit Union, FSU Office of Research to Bring Two World-Renowned Entrepreneurs to Tallahassee for 10th Anniversary of Power Forward Speaker Series

In celebration of the 10th Anniversary of its Power Forward Speaker Series,First Commerce, in partnership with the FSU Office of Research, is bringing thebiggest and best business event yet to Tallahassee on January30th at Ruby Diamond Concert Hall. The event will feature not one,but TWO world-renowned entrepreneurs — Barbara Corcoran and Robert Herjavec,of ABC’s “Shark Tank” fame — live on stage to talk about their real-life entrepreneurialjourneys and what it takes to succeed in life and business.

The 10th Annual Power Forward Speaker Series is scheduled for Tuesday, January 30th,starting at 3:30 p.m. in Ruby Diamond Concert Hall on FSU’s campus. Establishedas Tallahassee’s largest annual business event, Power Forward draws nearly 1,000attendees each year, offering a one-of-a-kind opportunity for local businessesand aspiring entrepreneurs, as well as college and high school students, tohear from well-known entrepreneurs that they may not otherwise have a chance tosee.

Tickets for the 2024 Power Forward Speaker Series event with Barbara Corcoran andRobert Herjavec start at just $20 with early-bird pricing ($10 for students)and are available for purchase at Tickets may also be purchasedin person at the FSU Fine Arts Ticket Office, located in the lobby of the FineArts Building at 540 W. Call St. Early-bird pricing will expire on January 1st,2024. Limited sponsorship opportunities including a special VIP event areavailable.

Stay connected with the Power Forward Speaker Series on social media using thehashtag #PwrFwd and follow @FirstCommerceCU and @FSUResearch for updates andbehind-the-scenes content.


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