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The "Retired Entrepreneur" - Traveling & Writing Books as a Second Career

Entrepreneurial Roundtable

June 16, 2008: 6:30 PM - 8:45 PM

Hear the exciting exploits of Russ Miller since he retired from Zenith in 1990. Russ has traveled all over the world, helped turn around companies in remote regions of the former Soviet Union, and written four books. His first novel, “The Spy with a Clean Face” was released in January. This program is FREE.

Where

Illinois Institute of Technology -- Wheaton, IL Campus
First Floor Lobby
201 East Loop Road
Wheaton, Illinois

Driving Directions:For a map and directions: http://www.rice.iit.edu/directions.html

Event Details

Hear the exciting exploits of Russ Miller since he retired from Zenith in 1990. Russ has traveled all over the world, helped turn around companies in remote regions of the former Soviet Union, and written four books. His first novel, “The Spy with a Clean Face” was released in January. Miller started writing after retirement. His first book, built on his career in international marketing at Zenith, showed American companies how to market in emerging markets. That was followed by another business book, on privatization, and a travelogue. Two years ago, he turned to fiction and penned an exciting tale of intrigue set in the Ukraine, China and Venezuela, In the early 1990’s, Miller began working with American consulting companies that were helping company in Eastern Europe adapt their businesses to market economies. His work took him to small towns such as the hamlet in the Ukraine where he turned a former defense installation into a private company. Mr. Miller, who lives in LaGrange, was recently featured in the Wall Street Journal’s profiles of former executives who have pursued exotic second careers in retirement

Cost

No Charge

Registration

Register Online
This program is FREE.

Deadline: 6/16/2008

Program

6:30 PM-7:15 PM: Networking & Hors d'oeuvres

7:15 PM-8:45 PM: Program with speaker

Questions

Bill Wentz, Class of 1988, XP-57 
Coordinator, Entrepreneurial Roundtable
630-527-8552, ext. 304

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