The members only Network for experienced starters

About Us

Get to know what we’re all about

Co-founded by Rick Terrien, entrepreneur and author of Ageless Startup: Start a Business at Any Age, and Dr. John Golden, attorney and Director of Slippery Rock University’s Sustainable Enterprise Accelerator.  The CAE’s mission is to serve, educate and enable entrepreneurship for seasoned starters.  We honor diversity.  


Our Goals

To create a network where later-in-life professionals can exchange knowledge and expertise and to support the business growth of our members.  


Our Values
Sustainable.  Open.  Peer driven.  


Our CAE Ageless Entrepreneurship blog

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Our CAE Ageless Entrepreneurship LinkedIn page

Our Board

Offering decades of experience in various markets

Chair, Laurie Barkman

Vice-Chair, Cameron Tousi

Secretary-Treasurer, John Golden


Our Director

Lifelong entrepreneur and innovator

Director, Rick Terrien

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