DeBaun Auditorium, Stevens Institute of Technology
HOW TO FAIL LESS
Join Simon Nynens, Chairman & CEO, Wayside Technology Group and Chairman of the Board of the New Jersey Technology Council, to hear about lessons he learned while building his career and company. Simon will share examples of what not to do, anecdotes and stories about what worked and what did not. This interactive discussion will focus on an honest assessment and lessons for others about how to fail less.
Simon joined Wayside in 1998 and held various positions, including Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer. Prior to joining Wayside Technology Group, he worked for Ernst & Young in Amsterdam. Simon was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Wayside Technology Group in January 2006, and appointed Chairman of the Board in June 2006.
Simon received the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year® 2011 New Jersey Award in the Technology Services category. A graduate of the advanced management Program at Harvard Business School, Simon also serves as Chairman of the Board of the New Jersey Technology Council, and of the New Jersey Chapter of the Young Presidents Organization.
Poster & Networking Reception
(immediately following lecture in Walker Gymnasium)
After the Thomas H. Scholl Lecture, engage with students and faculty as this year’s I&E Summer Scholars and Stevens Scholars present their summer research projects. Explore findings and take advantage of opportunities for collaboration and innovation.
More information is available at www.stevens.edu/provost/oie/nynens