How to Start and Grow a Business
Les Charm of the Babson College Entrepreneurial Program
"How to Start and Grow a Company"
January 9, 10:30 AM –Noon
Noon – 1:30 PM networking opportunities
If you are interested in beginning a business or growing a newly founded business, come and learn some techniques to increase the probability of SUCCESS!!!!
(We will have the opportunity to network following this talk to find partners to create a new business or meet people who have already set up a business.)
LES Charm has been a partner in the firm of Youngman & Charm since 1972. The firm specializes in directorship functions for firms owned and operated by entrepreneurs and in assisting companies that are experiencing operating and/or financial problems. Youngman & Charm has operated in a variety of industries, channels of distribution.
From 1977 through 1990, Les Charm was chairman and president of a major distributor and specialty retail chain. He has been active in other specialty marketing companies, and served as a member of the Board of Directors of the International Franchise Association .He was a director of the National Association of Corporate Directors-New England. He currently is on the board of several firms where he generally sits as the lead director.
Les Charm has taught throughout the world on a variety of topics regarding entrepreneurship and governance. He has taught a Babson College for 25 years. He is on the President's Council at Babson, and is the recipient of the Appel Award for Entrepreneurship.