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Retirement Reinvented

Retirement Reinvented

Retirement Reinvented: Striking the Perfect Mix of Purpose and Play
Friday, October 13, 2017: 8:30 a.m. – Noon
University of Dayton- River Campus
Fee: $20 ($0 if you are a Fall 2017 UDOLLI member)

Are you longing to design an encore career chapter, where you can apply your best talents to make a difference? Perhaps a segue from full-time job to part-time gig to boost your retirement nest egg? Come join us for Retirement Reinvented, an interactive workshop filled with inspiring stories, insights and tips from others who are living their dream.

Donna Kastner '79, UD alum and founder of Retirepreneur will be your tour guide for this journey, where you can examine a wealth of possibilities with like-minded peers to determine which path is best for you. Workshop topics include:

  • Mapping out Your Business Plan
  • Marketing: Building Your Customer Pipeline
  • Money Matters
  • The Social Entrepreneur
  • Preserving Work/Home Balance

Featured Keynote Presentation by Vince Lewis:

vince-lewis-headshot.jpgVince Lewis, Director of the L. William Crotty Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership, will join us to share more about business start-up trends and opportunities for the 50+ segment.

Following this talk, Scott Koorndyk, President at The Entrepreneur Center and Scott Murphy, Vice President at the Downtown Dayton Partnership will join Lewis for a closer look at the Arcade Innovation Hub, a future mixed-use space designed to foster more collaborative learning exchanges among entrepreneurial thought leaders, start-up companies, venture or angel investors, and others.

The University of Dayton played a pivotal role in shaping your professional success, making it the perfect place to revisit lifelong passions, re-engage with fellow alumni, and together, reinvent what it means to work in retirement.

Check-in & Continental Breakfast
8:30 - 9:00 a.m. at River Campus, 1700 South Patterson
Short TED-style talks + Panel Discussions + Peer-to- Peer Chats
9:00 a.m. – Noon. at River Campus Auditorium


Meet the Instructor
Donna Kastner, Founder & Chief Trailblazer at Retirepreneur

Through her consulting practice, Donna helps conference & trade show organizers harness the power of content marketing to amplify reach and transform casual attendees into raving fans. Now, with the launch of, Donna's building a dynamic community for professionals age 50+ who are striving to make a smooth segue from full-time job to part-time consulting gig. Retirepreneur is for forward thinkers who crave a more satisfying encore chapter, designed on their terms, doing work they truly enjoy.


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