Certificate in Entrepreneurship and Innovation

  • Tony Coiro

    October 30, 2012

    Facts: •Developed an electronic motorcycle & Co-founded the Purdue Electric Vehicle Club •Collaborated and developed an electric vehicle track at Indy 500 •Head Physicist at Indy Power Systems

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  • Andrew Linfoot

    October 30, 2012

    Facts: Created Kyk Energy [flavorless powder that can be added to any drink] Launched OTS repair [on the spot repair for bikes on campus] Competed and placed in business plan and Elevator Pitch Competitions

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  • Michael Zwach

    October 30, 2012

    Facts: Currently has an internship with NASA working with Jacobs and the Robonaut Director of National Projects at Students for the Exploration and Development of Spaces (SEDS) Inducted as an Advocate of the Space Frontier Foundation and helping

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  • Daus Aziz

    October 29, 2012

    Facts: Photographer and Videographer Created a behinds the scenes video of our annual Elevator Pitch Competition Created a video of “Beautiful Purdue” Currently used at different recruitment events

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  • Alvin Ang

    October 29, 2012

    Facts: Co-founded 3 companies: AListPress, RollOut Green & Dentural Competed in 10 different competitions totaling $27.5K Winning team in 2011 Hong Kong PolyU Innovation & Entrepreneurship Challenge

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  • Sally Burn Heuss

    October 29, 2012

    Facts: Designs and sells handbags [www.handbagsbysallyburns.com] Handbag design intern at JennaClaire Studio Bags designed are now their top sellers Selling bags at boutiques statewide

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  • Neil Mylet

    October 28, 2012

    Facts: Launched LoadOut Technologies in 2009 [A smartphone industrial automation technology to monitor and control processes] Markets include grain terminals, feeding lots, aggregation, manufacturing, etc. Technology named one of the top 50 agri

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  • Eric Vong

    October 28, 2012

    Facts: Currently a consultant with IBM Global Business Services Co-Founded SoapBox Soaps in 2009 with Dave Simnick, a childhood friend For every bar of soap sold, they deliver a bar to a child in need somewhere in the world Works with manufact

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  • Sawyer Sparks

    October 28, 2012

    Facts: Launched Soy-Yer Dough in 2008 [a gluten-free, non toxic modeling compound aimed at children with allergies, previously known as Soy-Doh] Has sold over $80,000 containers – customers include the National Geographic Museum Broke ground for

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  • Marisa Strupp

    October 27, 2012

    Facts: Vice President for two organizations at Purdue Working for BLASTmedia – PR and social media firm Interned since January Working on YouTube research campaigns, social media content and blogging.

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  • Dustin Rea

    October 25, 2012

    Facts: •Started DPWeb Group in 2010 – serves small business in US and Europe with marketing efforts •Sole employee of the company and has done over $40k in sales •Looking to expand company and focus only on real estate and broker markets

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  • Shaun Greene

    October 25, 2012

    Facts: •Active in many Clubs/Groups •Currently is a Firmware Engineer for Indesign, LLC •Future Goals are to provide technology to people that makes things easier and simplifies tasks

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  • Andrew Wynn

    October 25, 2012

    Facts: Active in student and volunteer organizations Serving as a Peace Corps Small Enterprise Development Volunteer in the West African nation of Senegal. Long term goals include obtaining additional education in International Development & one

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  • Jim Danielson

    October 25, 2012

    Facts: Created an electric Porshe in 2009 Co-Founder of the Electric Vehicle Club Peter Thiel Fellow - $100,000 and sabbatical from college

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  • Yizhou Zu

    October 25, 2012

    Facts: Founded a Private Cultural Foundation in China Purpose is to bring ideas, advanced achievements from technology, arts and the academic world to the common public in China Collaborating with different institutions and countries to bring awa

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