Stark Entrepreneurship Alliance (SEA) will host its next speaker series event on Thursday, Jan. 20, from 8-10 am at Walsh University, Barrette Business Center. Featured speakers are Lisa Hilling and Greg Blate. Owners/operators of small to medium size privately held companies will benefit from Lisa and Greg’s wealth of experience that can help you manage your company more effectively and profitably. Lisa joined Bruner-Cox LLP in 2005 with eight years of “Big Four” accounting experience. Lisa has more than 17 years’ experience working with not-for-profits, colleges and universities, and healthcare organizations. Lisa is a member of the firm’s Healthcare Services Group and Not-For-Profit Services Group. Greg partnered with Bruner-Cox LLP in 2012 and founded Veritas Solutions Group, LLC (Veritas). He has more than 20 years of “Big Four” public accounting experience in the areas of accounting and auditing, internal control assessments and implementations, and fraud investigations. Veritas provides a full suite of services, including forensic accounting, employee theft and corporate fraud investigations, litigation support services, internal-control and fraud risk assessments, ethics and training. This is the ninth event in a year-long speakers program by SEA. The cost is $25. Registration information is available at Select the SEA Speaker Series tab.