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How Resiliency Was Key to Building an $850-Million Business with Joe Gagliese

How Resiliency Was Key to Building an $850-Million Business with Joe Gagliese In-Person

This event is part of U of T Entreprenuership Week


  • Joe Gagliese, CEO & CO-Founder, Viral Nation

  • Professor Julie McCarthy, Full Professor, UTSC Management

Time & Location

Event Description


Joe’s entrepreneurial drive and unwavering vision for Viral Nation, while prioritizing mental wellbeing, is proof of the power of resilience. He will offer firsthand insights and advice for aspiring entrepreneurs, highlighting his own experiences, challenges, and triumphs.  

Facilitated by renowned resilience expert Professor Julie McCarthy, this engaging conversation will be held at OnRamp, located at Banting Institute,100 College St #150 on Monday, March 6, 3 pm – 5 pm. Attendees will have the opportunity to ask Joe questions during a Q&A session and gain a deeper understanding of his entrepreneurial journey.  

Don't miss your chance to hear from one of Canada’s most successful entrepreneurs and be inspired to pursue your own dreams. Enjoy light refreshments and network with like-minded individuals.  

Joe is also UTSC Management’s inaugural Entrepreneur in Residence and the creator of U of T’s tri-campus Young Entrepreneur Scholarship (YES) for aspiring entrepreneurs. As a special bonus, during this session we will be announcing the first annual recipients of the YES in-course awards.  

RSVP now to secure your spot at this inspiring event. We can't wait to see you there!

TTC Passes are available for current UTSC students. 

Monday, March 6, 2023
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
St. George (Downtown) Campus
  Business & Entrepreneurship  
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