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News and Announcements
Georgetown Entrepreneurship Recognized for Outstanding Student Engagement
Georgetown Entrepreneurship is proud to be recognized with the 2018 Student Engagement Award by the Global Consortium of Entrepreneurship Centers. The award recognizes the many ways student leaders, club officers, volunteers, and program assistants all contribute to the successful programming offered by Georgetown Entrepreneurship. To our current and former student colleagues, thanks for all you do!
Lessons Learned: Marla Malcolm Beck, Co-founder of Bluemercury.com
Monday 10/22
6:30 PM
Location: Hariri 160


Come hear Marla Malcolm Beck, co-founder of cosmetics and skincare retailer Bluemercury, describe how Bluemercury challenged the conventional wisdom of the early dot.com era to become one of the most successful and innovative retail formats we've seen in recent years. Marla will be sharing her reflections in class with the students enrolled in Managing Entrepreneurial Ventures - all students with an interest in luxury retail are welcome to attend. 
Food Supply Chain: It's Not That Simple
Tuesday 10/23
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Hariri 150

 
Mark your calendars to join our executive food series featuring Manna Tree Partners co-founder & CEO, Gabrielle Rubenstein for an experimental food supply chain dinner and lecture!
Off Campus Opportunities
Part-time Position witth Seedprint!
Seedsprint is a new collaboration platform that helps emerging technology teams and industry partners find each other easily – like a dating site for technology and industry.

To help develop profiles for startups, they are looking for students to research emerging technologies (undergrad and Master’s STEM students and business/startup enthusiasts who are comfortable with STEM topics)

This is a remote position with flexible hours (5-20 per week), based on availability.

See the job description here

Apply here.
Attend the Fall CONNECTpreneur Forum

Thursday 11/1
7 AM - 11 AM
Location: The Hotel at the University of Maryland in College Park 


CONNECTpreneur is a great networking event for entrepreneurship, tech, investing and CXO to CXO networking.  

Fireside chat with CEO George Davis, and meet over 300 CXOs, founders, entrepreneurs, angel investors, etc. and company showcases rocket pitches.  

Register Here.


Apply for the Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator (ERA)
Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator is a seed stage tech accelerator in NYC with 165+ portfolio companies who have gone on to raise $300M in VC. They are the leading tech accelerator in NYC and have recently opened applications for their Winter 2019 investment class.

Early Application Deadline: Oct 8th
Final Application Deadline: Nov 5th midnight EST
Program Start: Jan 7th

Apply here
News from the Venture Lab!
This Week's Feature Business From the Venture Lab: Dafero Dates

This week we are featuring Venture Lab member, Lina Zdruli (MSFS '17) who started her business called Dafero Dates.

In her words, "I am solving the issue of refugee unemployment and lack of nutritious, yet delicious sweet treats by employing refugee women to craft vegan, paleo, gluten and dairy free date-based delicacies everyone loves."

Keep up with Lina and Dafero through social media:
Instagram: @zdrulina and @daferodates

Dafero is looking for an intern! If you are interested in joining a team passionate about using business for social good, submit a one-page letter of interest and CV to lina@dafero.com with the subject: dafero – Marketing Intern or Partnerships Intern depending on which role you are interested in. 

EIR Office Hours
Week of 10/22

Monday 10/22
Marc Steren
11 AM - 12:30 PM 

Tuesday 10/23
Dave Terzian
3:30 PM - 5 PM 

Wednesday 10/24
Jay Kenny
1:30 PM - 3 PM

Friday 10/26
Khuram Zaman
12 PM - 2 PM 

Dave Terzian

1 PM - 2:30 PM 

John Jabara

1:30 PM - 3 PM 

Sign up for Office Hours Here!
Entrepreneurship Career Counseling
Week of 10/22

Thursday 10/25
Jill Monk
10 AM - 12 PM

Week of 10/29


Tuesday 10/30
David Fogel
10 AM - 12 PM
Mark Your Calendar
Events: 
Lessons Learned with Marla Malcolm Beck
October 22

Food Supply Chain Event
October 23

CONNECTpreneur Fall Forum
November 11


Deadlines: 
Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator 
November 5


 
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