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Giving the Marketing Meaning (NYC)

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On November 5, join Pace’s eLab as they host an expert panel on what makes a good business model and why some exciting startups succeed for customers, participants, and investors.

In market sectors from beauty and wellness to talent to enterprise support, the opportunities for ingenuity and impact appear rife. Pace University’s Entrepreneurship Lab and the MIT Enterprise Forum of NYC are hosting an expert panel on Uber-Ization: Overvalued Business Model or Underexploited Platform.

Meet the leaders of Axial, Fivver, PRIV and Handy—four exciting gig/shared economy start-ups you should get to know. MIT Sloan Fellow Michael Schrage will facilitate a panel discussion on the hows and whys of making these business models succeed for customers, participants, and investors alike.

Thursday, November 5, 2015
5:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Bianco Room, One Pace Plaza

Moderator: Michael Schrage, Research Fellow, MIT Center for Digital Business and Visiting Fellow, Imperial College Deptartment of Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Umang Dua, Founder and COO, Handy
David Manela, Chief Revenue Officer, Fiverr
Allison Tepley, SVP Marketing and Business Development,
Joseph Terzi, Co-Founder and CEO, PRIV

To request a ticket, please e-mail For more information about this eLab event, click here.