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avatar for Matt Brezina '03

Matt Brezina '03

Ford Street Ventures
Founder & General Partner
avatar for Nayeem Hussain '05

Nayeem Hussain '05

ConnectM Technology Solutions Inc.
Head of Corporate Development & Head of Product
avatar for David Rusenko '07

David Rusenko '07

Head of eCommerce
avatar for Luke Simonetti '07

Luke Simonetti '07

Gartner, Inc.
Global Security Practice Lead, Senior Expert Partner
avatar for Andrew Weinert '09

Andrew Weinert '09

MIT Lincoln Laboratory
Associate Staff Member
avatar for JT Marino '09

JT Marino '09

Co-founder of Tuft & Needle (T&N)
Chief Disruption Officer of Serta Simmons Bedding
avatar for Kathryn Dougherty '09

Kathryn Dougherty '09

Spritz Beverages Co.
avatar for Steve Garguilo '09

Steve Garguilo '09

avatar for Natasha Bansgopaul '10

Natasha Bansgopaul '10

VegaX Holdings
Co-Founder & COO
avatar for Christa McGeary '13

Christa McGeary '13

Huntingdon County, HCBI
Entrepreneur Coach
avatar for Don Cella '13

Don Cella '13

Limelight Tile & Ceramics
avatar for Lee Erickson '13

Lee Erickson '13

Happy Valley LaunchBox powered by PNC Bank
Chief Amplifier
avatar for Hermes Frangoudis '15

Hermes Frangoudis '15

Senior Developer Evangelist
avatar for Mark Viglione '15

Mark Viglione '15

Enigma Networkz
avatar for Hunter Swisher '16

Hunter Swisher '16

Phospholutions, Inc.
Founder & CEO
avatar for Shawn Thompson '16

Shawn Thompson '16

Program Manager
avatar for Dave Gaines '17

Dave Gaines '17

Spoken Word Artist
avatar for Dylan Bryan '17

Dylan Bryan '17

WBO Health & Fitness
avatar for Jamila White '17

Jamila White '17

TV One
Senior Producer
avatar for Jon Casterline '17

Jon Casterline '17

Associate, Capital Markets
avatar for Shalom Dubas '17

Shalom Dubas '17

Artist and Creative Entrepreneur

Sophia Kramer '19

Beaver Valley LaunchBox
Digital Catalyst
avatar for John Comonitski '20

John Comonitski '20

“JohnyJ25” on YouTube
avatar for Nicholas Unis '20

Nicholas Unis '20

UnisBrands, LLC
avatar for Elizabeth King '79

Elizabeth King '79

Consultant and Former VP of Global Human Resources Solutions and...
avatar for Matt Rhodes '79

Matt Rhodes '79

1855 Capital
Managing Director
avatar for Mike Rowen '83

Mike Rowen '83

The Cause Network
avatar for Robert E. Morgan '89

Robert E. Morgan '89

Talaria Media
Founder & CEO
avatar for Jayme Anne Goldberg '92

Jayme Anne Goldberg '92

Consequential Flowers
avatar for Jess Weiner '95

Jess Weiner '95

Talk To Jess
Cultural Expert + Educator + Speaker + CEO
avatar for Matt Fox '95

Matt Fox '95

Blair County, Altoona Blair County Economic Development Corporation
Entrepreneur Coach

Stefani Abreu

Penn State Abington
Instructor of Kinesiology
avatar for Darrell Alston

Darrell Alston

Bungee Brand
Owner and CEO
avatar for Bill Andahazy

Bill Andahazy

Penn State Hazleton
Entrepreneurship Educator, Continuing Education
avatar for Eric J. Barron

Eric J. Barron

The Pennsylvania State University
avatar for Bethany Bauer

Bethany Bauer

Digital Marketing Specialist
avatar for Jennie deCarrier Benzon

Jennie deCarrier Benzon

Marriott International, Washington, DC
Vice President, Franchising, Distinctive Select Brands
avatar for Derris Boomer

Derris Boomer

Boomer Technology Group
Founder and CEO
avatar for Grace Bradley

Grace Bradley

Penn State Senior
Majors: Film/Video and Broadcast Journalism
avatar for David Bruenger

David Bruenger

Ohio State University
Professor and Director of Music, Media and Enterprise Program Music,...
avatar for Kelly Carleton

Kelly Carleton

Mantra Health
Clinical Operations Director

Jake Cumens

Penn State Berks
3D Printing Coordinator- Entrepreneurship Club
avatar for Omar Dawood

Omar Dawood

Chief Medical Officer
avatar for Donna DeMarco

Donna DeMarco

Co-Founder, Viddler, Inc.
Interactive Video Hosting & Kutztown Univ. Computer Science Professor
avatar for Annette Durnack

Annette Durnack

Lehigh Valley LaunchBox
Director of Business Development
avatar for Beverley East

Beverley East

Strokes & Slants
President and Founder
avatar for Nena Ellis

Nena Ellis

Invent Penn State
Director of Marketing & Communications
avatar for Stacey Etherson, MA, SHRM-CP, CCP

Stacey Etherson, MA, SHRM-CP, CCP

HR Solutions for Small Business

Vivian Etter

Penn State Law Entrepreneurship Clinic
Staff Attorney
avatar for Gerry Fernandez

Gerry Fernandez

Multicultural Foodservice and Hospitality Alliance and Visiting Conti Professor, Penn State School of Hospitality
Founder and President
avatar for Gisele Barreto Fetterman

Gisele Barreto Fetterman

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Second Lady
avatar for Blake Fleegle

Blake Fleegle

Cambria County, JARI
Entrepreneurial Coach
avatar for Sydney Franklin

Sydney Franklin

R&B/Soul artist, singer-songwriter
avatar for Yasmin George

Yasmin George

Trend Lab Marketing
Founder + CEO
avatar for Gaël Georges

Gaël Georges

Rapper and Musical Artist
avatar for Leonardo Girlando

Leonardo Girlando

Happy Valley Capital President
Majors: Finance and Chinese; Minor: Information Systems Management
avatar for Daniel E. Goldberg, Ed.D

Daniel E. Goldberg, Ed.D

Founder of "For Eyes" and Academic Director of the Business Management BBA Program,
Fox School of Business, Temple University
avatar for Jason Goodman

Jason Goodman

Antithesis Foods
CEO and Co-founder
avatar for Angela Govila

Angela Govila

Chase for Business ® at JP Morgan Chase
Head of Digital
avatar for Jennie Groff

Jennie Groff

Stroopies, Inc.
Co-owner and CEO
avatar for Jacob Hanchar, PhD

Jacob Hanchar, PhD

Digital Dream Labs
CEO and Co-founder
avatar for Marie Hardin

Marie Hardin

Professor of Journalism
Dean of the Bellisario College of Communications at Penn State
avatar for James Hart

James Hart

Southern Methodist University
Director of Arts Entrepreneurship; Professor of Practice, Meadows...
avatar for Sarah Hartman-Caverly

Sarah Hartman-Caverly

Penn State Berks
Reference and Instruction Librarian, Berks Thun Library
avatar for Sara Hess

Sara Hess

Penn State University Park
Business and Entrepreneurship Librarian
avatar for Susan Hileman

Susan Hileman

Strategic Business Advisor
avatar for James R. Hoehn

James R. Hoehn

PNC Bank, Central Pennsylvania
Regional President
avatar for Mayra Holguin

Mayra Holguin

Nace un Emprendedor
avatar for Peter Hornberger

Peter Hornberger

Penn State Abington
Lecturer, Management/Entrepreneurship
avatar for Alexander Isaacson

Alexander Isaacson

Co-Founder & CEO
avatar for Tyoka Jackson

Tyoka Jackson

President and CEO Jackson Investment Company, LLC,
Franchisee/Owner, International House of Pancakes IHOP, Washington...
avatar for Therese Jones

Therese Jones

Satellite Industry Association
Senior Director of Policy
avatar for Jeffrey Josephson

Jeffrey Josephson

Venue Partnerships at Wicket Software
Vice President
avatar for Lauren Kaskiel

Lauren Kaskiel

Spark Therapeutics
Program and Alliance Management Leader
avatar for Eric Kennehan, PhD

Eric Kennehan, PhD

Magnitude Instruments
CEO and Co-founder
avatar for Abdullah Konak

Abdullah Konak

Penn State Berks
Professor of Information Sciences and Technology
avatar for Melinda Krimmel

Melinda Krimmel

Penn State Altoona
Instructor, Kinesiology
avatar for Sadan Kulturel-Konak

Sadan Kulturel-Konak

Penn State Berks
Professor of Management Information Systems
avatar for Shu Li, PhD

Shu Li, PhD

Petri Bio
CEO and Co-founder
avatar for Brian P. Magrann

Brian P. Magrann

avatar for Thomas Marra

Thomas Marra

UPMC Altoona
Director Cardiology/Cardio-Pulmonary Rehabilitation
avatar for Juan Martinez

Juan Martinez

Don Juan Mex Grill
avatar for Seth Mason

Seth Mason

The Esport Company
Founder and Chief Marketing Officer
avatar for Alexis Matlack

Alexis Matlack

Penn State Lehigh Valley
Student, Psychology Club President
avatar for Jody McCloud-Missmer

Jody McCloud-Missmer

St. Luke’s University Health Network
Network Administrator
avatar for Terry McKim

Terry McKim

Creator, Founder and Chief Innovation Officer
avatar for Caleb Meredith

Caleb Meredith

Penn State
4th year PhD student in Materials Science
avatar for Jeanette Miller

Jeanette Miller

Penn State University Park
Director, Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIENT) Major and...
avatar for Cynthia Mota

Cynthia Mota

Luz Del Horizonte, President and
Allentown City Councilwoman
avatar for Michael Myers, PhD

Michael Myers, PhD

Quoin Pharmaceuticals
Chairman and CEO
avatar for Natalie Nixon, PhD

Natalie Nixon, PhD

Figure 8 Thinking, LLC
Creativity Strategist & President
avatar for Nataly Montes de Oca

Nataly Montes de Oca

Nath Soap Company
Owner and Creator
avatar for Adis Ozuna

Adis Ozuna

Dominican Access
General Manager/Founding Partner
avatar for Sarah Payne

Sarah Payne

Impact Consulting Manager
avatar for Bala Peterson

Bala Peterson

Senior Staff Engineer Lead for HBOMAX, Warner Media
Founder of CastandCrew.io

Alyssa Pistininzi

Penn State New Kensington
Education Planning & Strategy Manager
avatar for Matt Reckner

Matt Reckner

Somerset County
Entrepreneurship Coach
avatar for Lori Elias Reno

Lori Elias Reno

Penn State Hazleton Campus
Lecturer in Marketing, Business
avatar for Avis Yates Rivers

Avis Yates Rivers

Technology Concepts Group Intl
avatar for Jessica Rodriguez

Jessica Rodriguez

Manuel’s Empanadas
avatar for Denisse Sanchez

Denisse Sanchez

Dominican Association of Businesswomen
avatar for Rhonda Schuldt

Rhonda Schuldt

Penn State New Kensington
Innovation Coordinator
avatar for Lucy Singer

Lucy Singer

Small Business Development Center at Wilkes University
Business Consultant
avatar for Warren Thompson

Warren Thompson

Thompson Hospitality Corporation , Reston, VA
Founder, President and Chairman
avatar for Juliana Titon

Juliana Titon

Spedini Trattoria and It's Grill, Curitiba, Brazil
Owner and COO
avatar for Kokayi Walker

Kokayi Walker

Artist/Producer and Grammy Nominated Musician