Lehigh Carbon Community College's (LCCC) Business Enterprise Center (BEC) will host guest speaker, Ben Casnocha, one of America's top young entrepreneurs, on Thursday, May 6.

Casnocha will present an inspiring and persuasive vision for the entrepreneurial life, and gives audience members specific tools to start their own businesses or simply become CEOs of their own lives. As an author, world traveler, technology entrepreneur, and current college student, he offers a truly compelling and unique perspective on some of the most important business and education issues today.

LCCC's BEC is designed to help business students in developing their business plans and has a myriad of resources available to them, including the assistance of entrepreneurs/mentors available to coach students with the design and finance aspect of their projects.

This speaking event takes place in the Alumni Center, Rothrock Library, on the main campus of LCCC in Schnecksville. The workshop will include the following:

8-8:30 a.m. - Registration

8:45-9 a.m. – Introduction by Richard Warner, LCCC Professor of Business/Entrepreneurship

9:05 a.m. - 12 p.m. – Keynote Speaker: Ben Casnocha

12 – 1 p.m. – Lunch & Light Refreshments

1:05 - 3 p.m. – Tips on developing your entrepreneurial resume

3 – 3:30 p.m. – Adjourn

For more information or to register for this free event, please email bec@lccc.edu, phone 610-799-1501 or 610-799-1032, or visit LCCC's website at www.lccc.edu/bec,