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About HCC Entrepreneurs Forums:

ENTREPRENEURS FORUMS ARE FREE
AND OPEN TO HUTCH CC STUDENTS AND THE GENERAL PUBLIC!

HutchCC Business Management & Entrepreneurship Program hosts forums every Spring and Fall at the Shears Technology Center Justice Theater.  Successful business owners and operators share insights, experiences, tips and suggestions and they candidly answer questions.  Past featured speakers include: Mert Sellers - Luminous Neon, Bob Brown - Mega Mfg, Kevin Bowen - Airport Steak House, Matt Lowen - Lowen Corp, Ben Miller - Stutzman's Greenhouse, Ron Oberg - Freddy's Frozen Custard, Russ Reinert and Darrel Miller - Central Bank & Trust, Chuck Vecchiarelli - McDonald's, Karen Maness and Mitzi Alexander - Absolutely Flowers, Bob Bush - City Beverage, Scott Mann - Mann Law Offices, Jeanette Richardson - Prairie Bank of Kansas, Tyler Davis - Bogey's, Bob Brower - Boras Corp, Denny Stoecklein - Hutch CC and Kansas State Fair, David Dillon - CEO & Board Chair of The Kroger Co., Rusty Billington - Sonic Franchisee, Dave Dreiling - Founder of GTM Sportswear,  Colleen Juergensen - President of Dillons, and Darrell Pankratz - CEO of PrairieLand Partners.

Join us at future forums. Everyone is welcome. Admission is FREE!

Next Forum: 7 p.m. Oct. 18, 2018, at Shears Tech Center Justice Theater

Featuring: BOB PEEL - Entrepreneur - Peel's Salon / BOLD 3PL


Previous Forum: April 5, 2018

The 30th Forum presented by the HutchCC Business Management & Entrepreneurship Program
featured DARRELL PANKRATZ - CEO of PrairieLand Partners (John Deere Dealerships)

Darrell shared his observations and insights about his career path, life experiences, priorities, and keys to success.

Program Coordinator Dan "Coach Nac" Naccarato is impressed by Darrell's commitment to core values and his fun, friendly approach as a business leader.  "Darrell Pankratz is a genuine servant-leader.  His integrity, work ethic, knowledge, and charisma shine through in all his endeavors." Coach Nac observed.

Darrell Pankratz advised, educated, engaged and entertained the audience of 145 people at the HutchCC Entrepreneurs Forum. 

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