Silicon Heartland On Tour

Sign Up for Book Talk in Morgantown

with Sarah Biller of Vantage Ventures

E. Gordon Gee of WVU

March 30, 5pm

Sign Up for Book Talk In Pittsburgh

with Dave Mawhinney, CMU's Swartz Center for Entrepreneurship

March 31, 11am

Sign Up for Book Talk In Dayton

with Nan Whaley, 56th Mayor of Dayton

US Conference of Mayors

April 6, 4pm

Sign Up for Book Talk in Cincy

April 11, 4pm with

Guy Persaud, President, Innovation, P&G

Pete Blackshaw, CEO, Cintrifuse

Tim Schigel, MP, Refinery Ventures

Derrick Braziel, Co-founder, Mortar

Ryan Hayes, Exec VP, U of Cincinnati

Joe Otto, Team Member, Astronomer

Naashom Marx, Dir, Strategic Innovation, CVG Airport

Sign up for Book Talk in My Hometown

Lancaster, Ohio

with Mayor David Scheffler

April 5, 5pm

City Club of Cleveland

April 14, 11:15-1pm


Baiju Shah, President & CEO,

Greater Cleveland Partnership

Ray Lane, CEO, JumpStart

Matt Shapiro, Co-founder MedPilot/

acquired by Vytalize Health

Sign up for Book Talk In Palm Beach

May 3, 1:30pm

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Heartland Tour 2023

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West Virginia University

March 30 5pm


Carnegie Mellon University March 31 11am


Hudson, Ohio

Library & Historical Society

April 3 7pm


in Q&A with

Peter Mullen

VC & Tech Banker

Regent Bank

Lancaster, Ohio

Fairfield County Library

April 5


with Mayor


April 6


with 56th Mayor


April 11 4-6:30pm

with City Leaders

of Innovation


Purdue University

April 12 visit


Cleveland City Club

April 14 noon



Forum & Dayton Fly In

April 18


San Francisco

book club

April 25 noon


.Burlingame, CA library

April 26 6pm


Palm Beach Four Arts

May 3




June 27


Keynote Speaker



June 22 1pm

with Nixon Peabody


Madison, Wisc.

Wisconsin Book Festival

Oct 19-22

Ferguson library talk this past week in my adopted hometown, Stamford, CT

with Jon Winkel of The Village Foundation

Author shines light on Dayton revitalization

Dayton Daily News article

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