The Forcht Center for Entrepreneurship offers FREE Office Hours at the iHub for local entrepreneurs. Weekly opportunities to meet with representatives from DMLO CPAs, Kizan, and Fort Phelps (legal).

Working hours:

Monday 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM


Book at 30 minute appointment:

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Available Services:

Accounting / Financial
CPAs available the 1st Tuesday and 3rd Wednesday of each month from 10:00am-noon (by appt please) to discuss entity structure, licenses and permits, employer requirements, business plan development, financial projections, obtaining funding, establishing an advisory group, accounting software, systems implementation and internal controls, tax planning and compliance and risk management. If you wish to speak to us prior to booking your appointment, please contact Delene Taylor at 502-326-2333 or We look forward to helping you achieve your goals.

General Start-up Consulting
Suzanne Bergmeister, the UofL Forcht Center for Entrepreneurship’s Entrepreneur-In-Residence, is available to discuss all aspects of your start-up venture including customer discovery, product market fit, non-dilutive financing options, regional resources, how equity investment works, etc. on Monday mornings after Open Coffee. She has previous experience in engineering and private equity, and has worked with start-ups and early-stage companies for almost 20 years.

Available to discuss all aspects of the business process, including business structuring and formation, corporate governance, venture capital, intellectual property (trademarks, patents, and copyrights) and contract development.

Technology Consulting
Available to assist entrepreneurs leveraging technology to bring their product to market. Will meet you where you are along the path to create a clear and efficient product roadmap, provide insight from solution ideation to workflows, UI/UX wireframes & storyboards, infrastructure needs and user stories/perspectives to highlight benefits for each customer segment. Also able to assist with the production of Minimum Viable Product to test your hypotheses.


University of Louisville
College of Business
Harry Frazier Hall
Louisville, KY 40292
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Main College Number: (502) 852-6440 Fax: (502) 852-7557


The UofL College of Business is separately accredited by AACSB International (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business). Visit our Accreditation page for details.

University Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)



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