Two celebrities on the business-speaker circuit will visit the Triangle next week to offer advice to entrepreneurs on how to build a business in a tough economy.
On Tuesday morning, Warren Brown, former host of "Sugar Rush" on Food Network and founder of the CakeLove chain of bakeries, will speak at N.C. State's McKimmon Conference center in Raleigh on "Are you ready for the rebound?"
It's free, but registration is required. To reserve a seat or for more information, click here.
On Thursday morning, dot-com billionaire and outspoken owner of the Dallas Mavericks NBA team Mark Cuban will speak at the American Tobacco Campus in Durham. That one costs $50 but includes lunch. Register here.
A panel discussion on entrepreneurship and venture capital also will include local executives Aaron Houghton, chairman and co-founder of Durham's iContact; Rich Lee, CEO of Hosted Solutions; and Mitch Mumma, general partner at Intersouth Partners.