Speaker Series

Start-up Entrepreneur Speaker Series. Formal presentations by one or more experts. Attendees are encouraged to ask questions and discuss the subject matter. Open to all, including faculty, researchers, and alumni. 


Start-up Speaker Series/MUB Talks Co-hosted with CaPS and UNH MUB - Sponsored by Lake Street Advisors 

April 1, 2020 | 7:00pm - 8:30 pm | MUB Strafford Room

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Speaker Bio:

Sahil Punamia is a marketing executive at Netflix and founder of the West Coast’s first fraternity dedicated to entrepreneurship.


How to Land Your Dream Job or Internship in Just 30 Days! Sahil Punamia earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from UCLA in 2013. Upon graduating, Sahil received the Chancellor’s Service Award for his contributions to the university by leading a number of student organizations geared towards professional development; these included the Undergraduate Business Society, Bruin Consulting, and Sigma Eta Pi. Since graduating, Sahil has been pursuing his career as a management consultant at L.E.K. Consulting. As a Senior Associate with the firm, his casework has included: helping a Fortune 500 company with post-merger integration, creating an R&D department for a European scientific instruments company, developing a go-to-market strategy for a novel prostate cancer diagnostic test, helping shape the future of robotic surgery, and assisting various private equity clients on both buy-side and sell-side deals. Aside from his consulting career, Sahil is also the founder of The Aspiring Professional, a career-strategy company that helps college students across the nation build their careers in corporate America.


Squeezing, Recruiting, and Mystery Shopping: The True Stories Behind The Juicery, Goodwin Recruiting, 360 Intel & More - Sponsored by Lake Street Advisors 

October 17, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00 pm | Training Room at the UNHI ECenter

Moderated by Jerry Howard, Founder & Principal, Strategy First Partners

Speaker Bios:

Tyler Goodwin '12, '19G is the CEO of 360 Intel and Board Member of Mystery Shop Providers Association. Tyler lives in Portsmouth with his wife, Megan. He enjoys golf, hockey, and reading non-fiction. 

Alex Vandermark is the Owner of The Juicery, Maine Squeeze, and The Soupery. Since purchasing the first Juicery in 2008, Alex has been overseeing the success and development of what has grown to become eight locations and counting. As a driven and creative entrepreneur, Alex has worked to grow The Juicery from its original 100 sq. ft. juice bar to a full family of brands all with a focus on nourishing our communities by using fresh, simple, and wholesome ingredients with a sustainable approach. Beyond his professional work, Alex enjoys living an active lifestyle and getting outdoors by hikiing, golfing, and snowboarding.