Written by Sean Taylor
Jermaine Dupri and Cory Levy will visit Georgia State September 10 to talk with student entrepreneurs in the Student Center Speaker’s Auditorium (find out how to RSVP at the bottom of this article). The music mogul and young tech serial entrepreneur will offer insights on entrepreneurship and the convergence of the tech a music industries.
Atlanta native, Grammy Award-winning producer and hip-hop artist Dupri, is founder and CEO of Atlanta-based So So Def Recordings. He has worked with artists such as Mariah Carey, Will Smith, Usher, Ludacris, Lil’ Jon, TLC, Bow Wow, Jay-Z, Janet Jackson, Monica and Nelly.
Cory Levy, co-founder and chief operating officer of the mobile application ONE, will also be speaking at the event. ONE allows informs people when there are others around them with similar interests. Cory received one million dollars to the app when he was 19 years old and as since been involved in other companies.
Levy also founded Internapalooza, an industry-sponsored event for Silicon Valley’s interns to meet each other, chat up potential employers, and hear some of the tech industry’s finest give advice and share experiences from their younger, soul-searching years.
You can RSVP for this event here on Eventbrite. Those who have RSVP’ed will be guaranteed entrance and allowed in first up until 11:50pm (10 minutes before the event).