'Entrepreneurship is Fun!' with Serial Entrepreneur Jay Ripley, Oct. 1
October 1, 2015
Contact: University Relations
Jay Ripley, B.S. '79, will discuss the life of a "serial entrepreneur" in a conversation with the University of Baltimore's Merrick School of Business Dean Murray Dalziel, on Thursday, Oct. 1 beginning at 5:30 p.m. on the 5th floor of the UB Student Center, 21 W. Mt. Royal Ave. Part of the Merrick Engages Series, the event is free and open to the public. An R.S.V.P. is required (details listed below).
Ripley is a co-founder, principal owner and chairman of Sequel Youth and Family Services, a national operator of 33 residential and community-based behavioral health programs for people with mental health and behavioral disabilities. The programs operate in 18 states, employ 3,500 staff members and serve more than 4,000 clients from 36 states and territories.
Ripley also co-founded and was the principal owner of BGR The Burger Joint, an upscale, fast casual gourmet burger restaurant concept. Ripley served as non-executive chairman for the highly-acclaimed restaurant chain, which operates company-owned restaurants in the Washington, D.C. area and oversees franchised restaurants nationally and internationally. BGR was sold in March 2015.
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