Announcements

Elevator Pitch Winners

On October 24, thirteen talented teams of Penn student entrepreneurs presented their startup ideas at the Weiss Tech House’s Elevator Pitch. Judged by Spencer Weiss (M&T ’19), venture capitalist Brett Topche (W’02), and …

WeissFund Applications Open

WeissFund is now accepting applications from student-run startups on Penn’s campus for non-dilutive funding of up to $1500. Teams must have at least 1 current Penn student to apply. We encourage any …

Nestor Solari

Founder of the Week: Nestor Solari

If you only learn one thing from Nestor, it should be that… Unlike many traditional jobs, entrepreneurship doesn’t have a “set playbook.” So be ready for all the hurdles, the …

Pennvention 2019 Winners!

This past Thursday, 8 finalists pitched their start-up ideas to judges in hopes of winning big prizes to make turn their ideas into reality. After two hours of pitches, the …

Baile Chen (Peter)

Founder of the Week: Peter Chen

If you only learn one thing from Peter, it should be that: Persistence is key. Challenges are inevitable, but it’s the mindset and method with which you tackle these challenges …

Nadir Bilici

Founder of the Week: Nadir Bilici

If you only learn one thing from Nadir, it should be… Listen to your entrepreneurial calling early! Diving right in once you have an idea can really foster accelerated growth …