Fort Collins Entrepreneur to Address Lifelong Learning at Colorado State University’s Business Night Out April 3

The public is invited to hear David Neenan, president of a multi-million dollar professional development firm in Fort Collins, discuss the importance of lifelong learning at Colorado State University’s 10th annual Business Night Out April 3.

Neenan’s business, The Neenan Company, designs and constructs office, commercial and light industrial buildings using a team-partnering approach known as Archistruction. Sales for Neenan’s company are projected to reach $100 million in 1997.

Neenan, a prominent national speaker and business consultant, visits corporations worldwide to conduct motivational and business workshops for employees and managers. He has written numerous articles on effective management, and recently co- authored the book, "Evergreen." Business Night Out, sponsored by the university’s Business College Council and the College of Business, will run 7-9 p.m. in the North Ballroom of the Lory Student Center. It is free and open to the public. The event is designed to honor students and faculty members who have made outstanding contributions to the university’s College of Business.

The Neenan Company will be honored as the 1997 Business of the Year at the event. The business is being recognized for its longstanding contributions to the community and for its success in Fort Collins and the Northern Front Range.

Several other awards also will be presented, including the Top Ten Senior Awards, Professor of the Year, the Gladys Eddy Award and Club of the Year. Event coordinators also will distribute academic scholarships to students in the College of Business.

For more information about Business Night Out, call (970) 491-5325.