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Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship: Mentoring & Coaching Programs

Get the support you need to start your own business

We match successful and experienced professionals with our student and community innovators and entrepreneurs. Business mentorship is a truly rewarding experience, both for mentor and mentee and we are always looking for new mentors!  

Brent King

Mentor Coordinator

Aside from volunteering as our Mentor Coordinator, Mr. King is the National Sales Director of RatePlug LLC, a Real Estate technology company that partners with Multiple Listing Services across the United States, located in Naperville. Mr. King has 22 years of Executive Management experience within the Mortgage industry, including leading a team of over 2000 employees

Brent King


We offer mentorship opportunities for students starting or wanting to start their own business. Simply contact us if you are interested in learning more about this opportunity or if you want to become a mentor yourself. 

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Coaching Program

We will soon offer a 6-week coaching program during which students learn what steps to take for starting their own business and how to prepare their business for success.

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Explore the Center of Innovation & Entrepreneurship

The Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship includes educational programs and events, conferences, co-working spaces, coaching and mentoring programs. Get ready to start your own business!