Planning an Exit Strategy Topic of CEO Forum March 21

Planning an Exit Strategy Topic of CEO Forum March 21

Wednesday, March 06, 2013

Why founders and CEOs should plan an exit strategy will be discussed at the next meeting of the UNH CEO Forum. 

The event will be held at 9 a.m. Thursday, March 21, 2013. The program begins at 8 a.m. in Huddleston Hall with coffee and networking, with a full breakfast at 8:30 a.m. 

Brad Sterl Jr., founder and CEO of Ever Better Eating, Inc., will discuss how every founder and CEO must plan an exit strategy as part of an overall effective business strategy. 

Sterl has been in the restaurant and food industry since he was 15. At 17 he was a manager of the Weathervane Restaurant in Sanford, Maine, and by 20, he had purchased his first restaurant. In 1991, Sterl joined N.H.-based Foodee’s Franchising, becoming president three years later before he was 30. In 1996, he formed Ever Better Eating, which produces Rustic Crust, and in 2010, he acquired the worldwide licensing rights to American Flatbread. 

Initiated in 1997, the UNH CEO Forum is an outreach program of the Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics and the UNH Graduate School serving CEOs, presidents, and senior managers of companies in northern New England. The forum provides its members with opportunities to meet and exchange ideas with their peers in business and industry in an informal setting. The UNH CEO Forum is sponsored by the law firm of Pierce Atwood, Optima Bank and Trust, Sprague Operating Resources, Crystalvision, and Berry Dunn. For more information about the CEO Forum, visit http://www.unh-ceoforum.org/

Please register by March 14. To register or become a member of the UNH CEO Forum, call Barbara Draper at 603-862-1107, or e-mail her at barbara.draper@unh.edu The event is free to members and $49 for first-time attendees.