Gasser Lecture Series Featuring Johnny Cupcakes
Save the Date! Exclusively featured as the Entrepreneurs Conference keynote speaker, Saunders College of Business is proud to host the 10th annual Gasser Lecture Series, featuring Johnny "Cupcakes" Earle, founder of the world-renowned T-shirt brand Johnny Cupcakes! Johnny is known for helping people create blueprints for building brand loyalty, creating memorable experiences, and inspiring innovation!
Join us at 11:30 a.m. on November 3, 2023, in RIT's Ingle Auditorium. Admission is free and registration is recommended for the keynote speech Building Brand Loyalty, Customer Obsession, & Memorable Experiences.
11:15 a.m. - Doors Open
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. - Keynote Speech with Q&A in Ingle Auditorium
12:30-2 p.m. - Pop-Up Shop with Johnny Cupcakes apparel and Meet & Greet Lunch Reception in the Fireside Lounge - Student Alumni Union (SAU)
Directions to RIT: Interactive campus map to Ingle Auditorium
Visit the RIT Entrepreneurship Conference website to register for additional conference sessions.
About Johnny Cupcakes
Johnny "Cupcakes" Earle is an entrepreneur, innovator, speaker and prankster. Enter Johnny's fakery—a bakery themed, frosting scented T-shirt shop on Boston's historic Newbury Street where clothing is displayed in refrigerators and lunch-boxed apparel orders are pulled out of a secret smoking oven! A true Willy Wonka-esque experience. While some people leave with T-shirts and others leave hangry and empty handed, 100% of his customers leave with a memory and a story to share.
With global pop-ups, thousands of customers w/ his logo tattooed on themselves, people who camp out for his products, & high-profile collaborations w/ giants such as The Simpsons, Power Rangers, & Nickelodeon, Johnny was named “America’s #1 Young Entrepreneur” by Business Week, “Top Innovator in Retail” by The Boston Globe, & featured in INC magazine as the CEO of one of the world’s fastest growing independent businesses.
When and Where
Open to the Public