Hiram College

Every Wednesday during the 12-week, the Center for Integrated Entrepreneurship hosts Fireside Chats with local entrepreneurs.

At 7 p.m. at East Hall Forum, entrepreneurs will discuss their journeys – how they started their business, what they did right, what they did wrong and where they are going next.

Jan. 29: “Powering Connections!” with Lev Gonick, co-founder and chief executive officer, OneCommunity

Lev Gonick has been named “Top 25 Doers, Dreamers & Drivers in Public-Sector Innovation” by Government Technology, named one of Crain’s Business Cleveland’s “10 Difference Makers”, honored by Broadband Properties with their Cornerstone Award for “using fiber to build an inclusive society and empower individuals”, recognized by ComputerWorld as a Premier 100 IT Leader, and by Northeast Ohio’s Inside Business as one of their Power 100. He will share his story and vision for creating a robust regional fiber network in Northeast Ohio.