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Entrepreneur Leadership Series: Tyler Tolson

This week’s speaker is Tyler Tolson, who is the founder of Denik, a company that features artwork from across the globe on notebooks to generate funds for building schools in impoverished countries. He started the company in 2011 as a full-time student at Utah State University and now works with brands such as Nordstrom, Urban Outfitters, Nike, Quiksilver, Roxy, TOMS Shoes, and Nickelodeon. Denik recently finished the construction of a school in Mali Africa and is now raising funds for a school in Guatemala.

During his time at Utah State, Tyler served two consecutive years as Student Body President. He was one of three students worldwide to be named as “Young Emerging Leader” by the Leader to Leader Institute in New York. Tyler’s favorite things include watching TV with his wife, Nicole, wrestling with his kids, Norah and Henry, and supporting aggie athletics.


Wednesday, November 10, 2021 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Eccles Conference Center Auditorium

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Entrepreneurship Center

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Name: Andy Thunell
Phone: 435.797.1107
Email: andy.thunell@usu.edu




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