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Purdue Graduate Entrepreneurship Club

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  • Position Purdue as a national leader in Entrepreneurship.

  • Increase the number of successful startups.

  • Foster teamwork and collaboration between students and The Krannert School of Management, The Anvil, Burton D. Morgan, The Foundry, The Office of Commercialization and other colleges within Purdue involved in creating new technologies and products.

  • Provide support, training and mentorship for students who are interested in launching a company, product or technology.

  • Support students in forming teams and competing in business plan competitions and other startup competitions.

  • Create innovative business competitions within Purdue, including the PGEC Business Model Competition and the Krannert Innovation Competition.

  • Remain at the cutting edge of best entrepreneurship practices and techniques.

Membership is open to all graduate students at Purdue University

Board Members 2017-2018: 

President: Steve Sanders

Treasurer: Brooks Caley

Secretary: Kyle Fithian

First Year Rep: Rodolfo Namnum