Thursday, April 19 | 4-5 pm. | Langseth 118

April’s First Thursday is the third Thursday due to scheduling conflicts. MSUM alumnus Eric Piela returns to campus to speak with students about branding as current Head of Brand and Buzz at CoSchedule, the fastest growing startup in North Dakota.

In it’s third year, First Thursday offers students real life insight into business and commerce associated with the Fargo/Moorhead area. Programming is sponsored by the Center for Entrepreneurial Studies. All MSUM students, faculty, and staff are invited to attend. Refreshments are offered free of charge.

This week’s presentation will take place Thursday, April 19 from 4 to 5 p.m. in Langseth Hall, room 118. Reserve your seat by submitting a request to