Ideas, inspiration and insights delivered to your inbox weekly!

Join the thousands of thinkers who get our content first.
  • Active Promo Codes
    Cart Items
    None
    Processing fee ($3.00 per ticket)
    $0.00 (0 tickets)
    Discounts
    $0.00
    Total
    $0.00
    proceed to checkout
    for additional order detail, or to apply free tickets, click here
    *Your shopping cart will expire after 15 minutes of inactivity

    Marsha Serlin

    Founder & CEO, United Scrap Metal

    From humble beginnings in 1978 with just $200 and a rental truck, Marsha Serlin founded Chicago-based United Scrap Metal. Today, United Scrap Metal is one of the largest woman-owned, full-service industrial recycling companies in the U.S., employing more than 200 people and servicing 2,000 commercial companies. Serlin has pioneered a culture of philanthropy where she and her team are actively involved in a number of nonprofit organizations.

    Past Events

    Thursday, Oct 16 2014

    7 PM

    The future of entrepreneurship—which has now dipped to a three-decade low in America—is in your hands. Build your own entrepreneurial toolkit as... read more
    2 hours | Talk | Cadillac Palace Theatre

    Know someone who can inspire?

    Chicago Ideas is the ideas festival for everyone and is also open to all speakers. Suggest someone you think fits with our community of curiosity today.
    Suggest A Speaker