Launch into IA



Gigi Butler

Branding Powerhouse, Motivational Speaker & Founder of Gigi's Cupcakes.

When Gigi Butler arrived in Music City to pursue her dream, it wasn’t to become the culinary queen of cupcakes. The young entrepreneur and talented singer moved to Nashville to be the next country music star and the journey that followed to get her name in lights is full of sweet irony. Gigi’s story will inspire you while her lighthearted and witty personality will make you laugh along the way. Featured in national media outlets such as Entrepreneur, Forbes and Business Insider, Gigi Butler has been crowned as the Queen of Sweet Success. Her Entrepreneurial powerhouse of a spirit and incredible journey inspires everyone from young entrepreneurs in the classroom to the biggest of international business moguls.

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Attendance Confirmation

Attendance at Launch Into IA is required for all incoming first-year IA students. The Innovation Academy also encourages family members of new students who are interested in attending Launch Into IA to do so. Seating arrangements will be provided.

Launch into IA 2020 is on January 4 starting promptly at 9:30 am (doors open at 8:30 am). The event will be held in the Grand Ballroom of the Reitz Union.

The IA office will be calling every student personally to confirm attendance at UF, their major and their t-shirt size. For more information about Launch into IA, please get in touch with us via our Contact us page. Go IA Gators!