Mark Torline serves as director of both WSU Ventures and Wichita State’s Center for Entrepreneurship. He is an investment management firm executive with demonstrated success in both start-up entrepreneurial and large corporate settings. He founded and served as CEO of Allegiance Capital. After selling that firm, he served as an officer of the successor company, Macquarie Allegiance Capital, and of Trilinc Global. Torline has a B.A. in marketing from Wichita State and an MBA in finance from Northwestern University.
Ty Masterson serves as the director of the GoCreate MakerSpace located on the WSU Innovation Campus. Ty describes himself as a “serial entrepreneur” who has incubated and successfully launched businesses ranging from construction, real estate, business consulting, to digital billboards. He enjoys creating, designing, building, repurposing, and improving processes and outcomes. He is known for consistently encouraging innovation and free market solutions and inspiring others to GoCreate.
IASCK now meets in the new GoCreate Facility at Wichita State University. We will meet in the lobby of the GoCreate Facility starting at 6:30 pm. This is an open meeting with everyone welcome to attend. The GoCreate Facility is located on the east side of WSU’s main campus just off of 17th street. To find the Go Create facility, follow the map below. The facility is circled, in the bottom, right corner of the map.
Anyone interested in learning more about IASCK is invited to attend one of our meetings.
Services available to members include exhibiting an invention during our meeting and receiving group feedback and obtaining counseling starting at 5:30 pm prior to our meeting, or at other prearranged times. To schedule an exhibition or specific allotment of counseling time please contact Gary Stecklein at 316-667-2497.
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