Business Principles are the Focus of April GEL with Dan Ruminski – The Cleveland Storyteller

Geauga Economic Leadership programs are designed to equip business leaders with tools they need to succeed and sustain. On April 5th, Kent State University and Geauga Growth Partnership are partnering to present Mr. Dan Ruminski, the Cleveland Storyteller, who will use stories from Cleveland’s past to shine a light on critical business values that can drive and sustain you through the most challenging times.

  • 7:30 a.m. – Networking & Light Breakfast
  • 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Program with Q&A
  • Kent State University at Geauga, 14111 Claridon-Troy Rd, Burton

All are welcome to attend this free event. Please register at

Dan Ruminski is Cleveland’s Storyteller, whose collection of behind-the-scenes stories and historical discoveries illuminate how Cleveland’s great leaders left a legacy that we can learn from today. Ruminski’s passion for Cleveland and its founding families will leave a lasting impression on you, as you hear about the common core values that contributed to the success of the men and women who built Cleveland. Draw parallels between your business and the experiences that shaped Cleveland and created a dynamic and bustling economy.

Attend April GEL and you may take away lessons from these critical business values illustrated by these characters:

  • Customer focus
  • Quality
  • Safety
  • Integrity
  • Respect
  • Innovation
  • Mentorship
  • Honesty
  • Diversity
  • Reliability
  • Perseverance
  • Charitable Giving
  • Environmental Stewardship

Geauga Economic Leadership (G.E.L.) Breakfasts are co-sponsored by Geauga Growth Partnership and Kent State University at Geauga. They are held the first Friday of each month. The breakfast is a dynamic opportunity to bring business and industry leaders together with our community to network, learn, and collaborate.

Kent State University at Geauga and Regional Academic Center is committed to providing a superior education for a diverse student population in a creative learning environment preparing students to participate fully in society.  Kent State University at Geauga and Regional Academic Center serves as the educational, business, and cultural center of our community. Geauga Growth Partnership is a non-profit business led organization created in 2010, which works to advance the Geauga business community, retain and grow jobs, contribute to business growth and strengthen the local economy. Geauga Growth Partnership’s mission is to enhance the business climate, encourage job creation, to strengthen economic prosperity and to improve the quality of life for all Geauga County residents.  For more information visit, contact or call 440-564-1060.

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