Fireside Chat with Peter Rowan (Pacific Asian Center for Entrepreneurship)

ImpactHub - 1050 Queen St Unit 100 Honolulu, 96814 Honolulu Thu, Sep 5, 2019, 5:30 PM (HST)

About this event

Peter Rowan is Executive Director, Pacific Asian Center for Entrepreneurship, and a Senior Lecturer at the Shidler College of Business at UH Manoa. He was Corporate Vice President, New Ventures at Coinstar from 2001-2010. During his tenure, the company grew from $150 million to $1.3 billion in revenue, entered new lines of business and introduced innovative growth initiatives like its DVD kiosks, money transfer, and e-payment programs. At Coinstar, Peter led more than 20 acquisitions, investments and divestitures, including its investment in Redbox. Peter has taught entrepreneurship and new venture strategy since 2005. He is active in the entrepreneurial community as an advisor, mentor and investor. He has a BA in Russian History from Cornell University, an MA in International Policy Studies and an MBA from Middlebury Institute of International Studies.

Speaker

  • Peter Rowan

    Peter Rowan

    Pacific Asian Center for Entrepreneurship

    Executive Director

    Peter Rowan is Executive Director, Pacific Asian Center for Entrepreneurship, and a Senior Lecturer at the Shidler College of Business at UH Manoa. He was Corporate Vice President, New Ventures at Coinstar from 2001-2010. During his tenure, the company grew from $150 million to $1.3 billion in revenue.

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  • When

    Thursday, Sep 5
    5:30 PM - 8:30 PM (HST)

    Where

    ImpactHub
    1050 Queen St Unit 100 Honolulu96814

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