Event Details

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Acquire and Sustain Entrepreneurial Financing by Professor Bill Cockrum
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Estancia La Jolla Hotel and Spa (map )
9700 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA

Ticket TypeRegularRegistration
Alumni:$25.00BUY TICKET
Student:$25.00BUY TICKET
Others:$25.00BUY TICKET

Spaces Available: 5 - See Who’s Coming
Contact: Office of Alumni Relations (310) 825-9448


Join San Diego alumni at The Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa in La Jolla for a special evening with Professor Bill Cockrum where he will discuss the keys to success with financing entrepreneurial ventures. Additionally, he will share the State of the School and its increased focus on entrepreneurship.   

Drinks and hors d'oeuvres will be served.

About Professor Bill Cockrum

Professor Cockrum has won numerous teaching awards, including recognition as the top entrepreneurial professor in the nation in a survey conducted by Business Week in 1996. He has become a legend for a case-study entrepreneurial finance class he has taught for more than 25 years, teaching students the ins and outs of acquiring and sustaining the financing for organizations.

Prior to joining the UCLA faculty, Bill Cockrum spent 25 years in financial services initially as a marketer and lastly as CFO/CAO and one of the top senior officers at Becker Paribas, Inc. a 3,000-employee investment banking firm. When the company was sold to Merrill Lynch in 1984, Cockrum began his second career as a consultant to chief executive officers. He serves as a consultant in a variety of industries on issues such as organization structure, strategy, marketing, finance, and administration. Read more...