CANCELLED: Entrepreneurship Speaker Series: Wes Jones


Wes Jones is an alumnus of the University of Georgia’s Terry College of Business and Georgia State University’s J. Mack Robinson Graduate School of Business.

After receiving his undergraduate degree in business administration, Jones began teaching in New Orleans, La., as part of the Teach For America program. Following his time as a teacher, Jones worked in commercial real estate with CB Richard Ellis’s corporate services division while earning his MBA. In 2011, Jones co-founded Honeysuckle Gelato in Atlanta, Ga. As CEO of Honeysuckle Gelato, Jones manages the company’s day-to-day operations with a focus on marketing, strategic planning, business development and overall growth. Honeysuckle Gelato is a manufacturer and wholesaler of gelato and sorbet. As a wholesaler, Honeysuckle Gelato supplies caterers, restaurants, specialty food stores, big box retailers and Delta Air Lines flights. In 2015, Honeysuckle Gelato opened its first retail location at Ponce City Market in Atlanta, Ga. In addition to an impressive customer list, Honeysuckle Gelato boasts a number of product and business awards, including DailyCandy’s national “Start Small, Go Big” contest, and was Garden & Gun magazine’s “Made in the South” food award.

Tuesday, March 31 at 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Studio 225
225 W Broad St, Athens, GA 30601

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Lectures and Discussions





Entrepreneurship Program

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