Entrepreneurialism: Anatomy of a Start-Up, with Martin Heikel

  • Founder & CEO of Flatiron Apps Company, New York City    
  • Launched the first mobile transportation app: ZabCab
  • Start-up consultant & ongoing entrepreneur soon to launch new idea!     Former Vice President of Verizon Envisioned and created the Verizon Financial Network    
  • Director Global Account Sales for MCI Corp 1981
  • NMU College of Business Marketing Management alumnus

A corporate executive and entrepreneur, Martin Heikel has a reputation for spotting promising business opportunities and taking them from ideation, through the execution of strategic plans, to producing profitable revenue. In corporate life, he landed record-breaking contracts and created a breakthrough $1.5 billion business model. As an entrepreneur, he has secured millions of dollars in funding, has three patents and gained national media attention. NMU's College of Business invites and welcomes the NMU and Marquette County community to meet and learn from Mr. Heikel, who is serving as Executive in Residence. Please join us for this free presentation and reception!

Tuesday, February 11 at 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Northern Center (formerly the University Center), Peninsula Rooms
Northern Center, 1401 Presque Isle Ave, Marquette, MI 49855

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Community, Academic, Alumni



College of Business
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Annette Brown

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