Wendy Ulrich – Special Guest Speaker Wednesday April 28th – 5:30pm

Please join us this coming Wednesday (April 28 2010) where Wendy Ulrich author of a new book entitled: “The Why of Work: How Great Leaders Build Abundant Organizations that Win” (available in June from McGraw Hill) will be speaking. For more information, see “The Why of Work” website here.

Wendy Ulrich, holds a PhD in psychology and education from the University of Michigan, an MBA from UCLA, and a BA from Brigham Young University.  Former president of the Association of Mormon Counselors and Psychotherapists (AMCAP), she was a psychologist in Ann Arbor, Michigan, for almost 20 years.  She is the founder of Sixteen Stones Center for Growth in Alpine, Utah, providing seminar-retreats on forgiveness, loss, spirituality, and personal growth for both lay individuals and mental health professionals.  Her publications include books, professional articles and book chapters in both psychology and business.  She has done consulting and training for such corporations as Marriott, Johnson & Johnson, General Electric, United Way, and Results Based Leadership Group, and has taught and supervised graduate students at Brigham Young University.  She and her husband Dave Ulrich co-authored the forthcoming The Why of Work: How Great Leaders Build Abundant Organizations that Win (available in June from McGraw Hill).

Gangplank Utah – NPR Interview

Salt Lake City NPR affiliate KUER interview with Mike Flathers and Shirlayne Quayle – Explaining what Gangplank Utah is all about: “Students connecting with industry and uninhibited idea sharing”.

Listen to our NPR Interview (Part 1): Mike Flathers – Students and Industry Connect.

Listen to our NPR Interview (Part 2): Shirlayne Quayle – What Gangplank Utah is all about.

Don’t forget to come to our next gathering Wednesday, September 30, 2009 at:

Lassonde Entrepreneur Center on the University of Utah Campus

85 Fort Douglas Blvd

Salt Lake City, Utah 84113


We will hold our first gathering starting at 5:30pm on Wednesday, September 23, 2009. Find out more about our first open house here. From that point on, we will hold get-togethers every Wednesday at 5:30pm.

Please come and share ideas or just hang out and enjoy the company, food, and drink. Gangplank Utah’s gatherings are extremely informal so you can feel free to drop by at any time and stay as little or as long as you like.

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