DeBoer to speak at entrepreneurship forum

Hotelier and entrepreneur Jack DeBoer, founder of the extended-stay-hotel concept, will be the featured speaker at a Wichita State University forum on Nov. 17.

DeBoer will speak at 3 p.m. in Room 107 at Devlin Hall on the WSU campus as part of the Entrepreneurship Forum Series for Business Owners.

He is founder of The Residence Inn, Summerfield Suite, Candlewood Suites and Value Place. He also is chairman of Consolidated Holdings.