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September 17, 2013

BALTIMORE—Loyola University Maryland’s Sellinger School of Business and Management as well as Startup Grind Baltimore will host Wes Moore, a youth advocate, U.S. Army combat veteran, social entrepreneur and host of the Beyond Belief TV show on the Oprah Winfrey Network. Moore’s first book “The Other Wes Moore” became an instant New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller.

When?    Tuesday, Sept. 24
                6 p.m. networking and pizza
                7 p.m. fireside chat with Wes Moore
                8 p.m. networking
Where?    Loyola University Maryland (Knott Hall, Room B03)
                4501 North Charles Street
                Baltimore, MD 21210

Event host Startup Grind is a global business startup community designed to educate, inspire and connect entrepreneurs. Startup Grind hosts monthly events in more than 40 cities and 20 countries featuring local founders, innovators, educators and investors who share personal stories and lessons learned on the road to building companies.

The Wes Moore event costs $20 to register online and $25 at the door. The event is free for Loyola students. To register, visit

Loyola University Maryland’s Sellinger School of Business and Management provides business education rooted in Jesuit traditions emphasizing strong ethical leadership, commitment to social responsibility and a global perspective. With more than 100 faculty members and 2,000 students, the Sellinger School offers undergraduate studies and graduate part-time, weekend, and full-time MBA, finance, and certificate programs on campuses in Baltimore, Columbia, and Timonium, MD. (

For more information or questions regarding this story, contact Media Relations Manager Nick Alexopulos at or 410-617-5025.