September 28, 2023 11 a.m.End:
September 28, 2023 12:30 p.m.Location: Art and Journalism Building, Room 175
The Entrepreneurship Center
Ted A. Baker serves as CEO and Executive Director of the Muncie Innovation Connector, Inc., an independent Mixed-Use Business Incubator (with a technology focus) serving entrepreneurs in East Central Indiana. In his 14th year leading the Innovation Connector, Ted has witnessed tremendous growth with startups and successful business launches. Previously, he successfully started, grew and exited several for-profit businesses and non-profit organizations. Ted has extensive experience with non-profit boards, governance policy and has advised and coached many entrepreneurs in East Central Indiana. Baker has also served extensively in organizations in the Muncie community, including Hillcroft Services, Ball State University Cardinal Varsity Club, First Choice for Women (co-founder,) current president of the Muncie Board of Works and Safety, Ball State’s Entrepreneurship Center Advisory Board, Muncie Sports Commission, and the Delaware County Public Defender Board. He is a well-known guest speaker and presenter in East Central Indiana and beyond. Ted’s passion and energy for the work he does is contagious and he sees his goal in life to make a positive difference in the lives of everyone he meets and works with.