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George Tanner
Instructor of Entrepreneurship
Director of Idaho Entrepreneurs
Office: ALB 333
Phone: (208) 885-6475
Fax: (208) 885-5087
875 Perimeter Drive MS3161
Moscow, ID 83844-3161

2015 Speaker Series

April 2, 2015 - Michael Graff
Michael is co-founder and head of product and operations for Navigating Cancer, a platform that connects cancer patients with their healthcare team, copies of their health records, and personalizes content specific to their condition. Previously, he was an SVP at, responsible for consumer and family site strategy, design, and development. Michael also spent 14 years at Microsoft as a General Manager, Product Unit Manager and Group Product Manager for products, such as Microsoft Access, PowerPoint, Office, MapPoint, Streets and Trips, and Windows Mobile.
April 22, 2015 - Gene Taft
Gene serves as President of Summit Marine Services, a dry-bulk logistics company he founded in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He is also managing partner of Louisiana Mid-Stream Terminals and Vice Chairman of the International Dry-Bulk Terminal Group. Previously, he served as Regional Vice President of Kinder Morgan Terminals and President of International Marine Terminals. Gene received bachelor’s degrees in geography and economics at the University of Idaho and attended West Virginia University in mineral economics. He earned his MBA from Tulane University. He has lived in Louisiana for over twenty years.