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Review Your Business Plan with Warby Parker Co-Founder and Co-CEO Neil Blumenthal in NYC

Your bid supported: The UN Foundation’s Global Entrepreneurs Council, United Nations Foundation
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This is your chance to have a 60-minute business plan review with Warby Parker co-founder and co-CEO Neil Blumenthal, plus lunch at the Warby Parker offices in New York City! 

Neil Blumenthal is a co-founder and co-CEO of Warby Parker, a transformative lifestyle brand that offers designer eyewear at a revolutionary price, while leading the way for socially-conscious businesses. Prior to launching Warby Parker in 2010, Neil served as Director of VisionSpring, a non-profit social enterprise that trains low-income women to start their own businesses selling affordable eyeglasses to individuals living on less than $4 per day in developing countries. He was responsible for developing VisionSpring’s award-winning strategy (Fast Company Social Capitalist Award ‘08, ‘07 and ‘05) and expanding VisionSpring’s global presence from one to 10 countries.

In 2005, Neil was named a Fellow for Emerging Leaders in Public Service at NYU Robert F. Wagner School for Public Service. In 2012, he was named a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum and one of the 100 Most Creative People in Business by Fast Company. In 2013, he received an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award and was recognized as part of "The Next Establishment" by Vanity Fair and one of Crain’s “40 Under Forty”.

Neil serves on the board of RxArt and on the United Nations Foundation Global Entrepreneurs Council. A native of New York City, Neil received his BA from Tufts University and his MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Neil lives in Greenwich Village with his wife Rachel, the founder of Cricket's Circle. 

Donated by: Neil Blumenthal
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  • Business plan review and lunch is valid for up to 5 people. 
  • Approximate duration: 90 minutes. 
  • Expires 1 year from the close of auction.
  • The winner may take a photo.
  • The winner can take something small to be signed.
  • A meal is part of the event.
  • The meal cost is included.
  • Travel and accommodations are not included.
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  • To be scheduled at a mutually agreed upon date, based on the donor's availability.
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  • To be scheduled at a mutually agreed upon date, based on the donor's availability.
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