Santa Clara University

Ethics Center Blog
Bookmark and Share

At the Center

Back to Blog

Start-up Ethics

Tuesday, Mar. 22, 2011

Are there special ethical challenges in starting a company as opposed to managing an existing operation? Meghan Skarzynski, an SCU senior finance major and Hackworth Fellow, made that question part of her fellowship work this year.

Skarzynski invited Bryan Wargo, CEO, and Kevin Beals, CFO of Nearbuy Systems, to campus to talk with business students about their ethical experiences as entrpreneurs. In this video, they discuss fairness in compensation structures, honesty in dealing with investors, and setting an ethical tone at the top.

Tags: business ethics, start-ups