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Published February 27, 2013, 06:48 PM

Bill Gates is set to speak at Concordia

Moorhead, MN (WDAY TV) -- A famous businessman will be sharing his stories of success at Concordia this spring.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Moorhead, MN (WDAY TV) -- A famous businessman will be sharing his stories of success at Concordia this spring.

Known for his role in Microsoft, and now his philanthropic work, Bill Gates is Concordia's keynote speaker at an event on April 27th. His visit is part of the dedication for the Offutt School of Business's Grant Center.

Concordia faculty believe Gates' philanthropic spirit and social entrepreneurship, coincide with the business school's curriculum.

Concordia College President, Dr. William Craft, says, "Mr. Gates serves as an exceptional representative of the innovative spirit and dedication to responsible engagement in the world that define the Offutt School of Business and our global liberal arts college as a whole."

Gates' net worth is 61-billion dollars. More details and ticket information will be available March 20th on the school's website. The event will be free and open to the public.

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