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CEO Elevator Pitch Competition finalists win big

October 28, 2019

The final round of the 2019 Elevator Pitch Competition for the Collegiate Entrepreneurs’ Organization (CEO) took place Wednesday, Oct. 16. There, students competed for cash prizes, with each pitching...

The UW-W poses for a photo during the conference. Two members competed in the pitch competition but did not make it past the preliminary round.

CEO shows innovations at conference

Garrett Kluever, Biz and Tech Editor November 1, 2017

The University of Wisconsin - Whitewater College Entrepreneurs Organization (CEO) chapter attended the Global Conference and Pitch Competition in Tampa, Florida Oct. 26 - 28. Conference attendees had...

Business org shines at CEO National Conference

November 12, 2014

Nov. 12, 2014 By Rumasa Noor Since its inception in 2006, UW-Whitewater’s Collegiate Entrepreneurship Organization (CEO) has been participating in the CEO National Conference and almost every year,...

Senior wins business competition

April 16, 2014

April 16, 2013 By Rumasa Noor UW-Whitewater organization CEO organized the seventh Annual Warhawk Business Plan Competition on April 9 at the University Center. The competition aimed to give students...

CEO promotes sustainability

CEO promotes sustainability

April 24, 2013

  It was in the mid-60s and partly cloudy with a warm spring breeze—perfect weather for the Collegiate Entrepreneurs Organization to plant their first trees sponsored through its business, Treenewal. Treenewal...

CEO gives inside look into franchising

CEO gives inside look into franchising

April 3, 2013

  Toppers Chief Executive Officer Scott Gittrich shares his experiences with student entrepreneurs about becoming and franchisor. Gittrich gave a presentation to the Collegiate Entrepreneurs...

Entrepreneurial Energy

Entrepreneurial Energy

February 27, 2013
Student receives $10,000 grant for small business

CEO chapter travels to nationals

November 20, 2012
It was business as usual for UW-Whitewater’s CEO chapter, which went to its national convention in Chicago from Nov. 1-3. It left with several awards, and one of its members, freshman Haley Cymbalak, received an honorable mention from the judges in the elevator pitch contest.

New Chamber of Commerce targets student businesses

September 19, 2012

Whitewater Student Government has instated a Chamber of Commerce directed toward student business owners. The idea was first presented to former WSG President Patrick Johnson last school year by the...

Dougan describes the business mind

September 19, 2012
Ask professor and Collegiate Entrepreneur Organization faculty adviser William Dougan to describe the entrepreneurial spirit and he will compare it to architecture and evangelism.

In the know with CEO: Fink reflects on team building

September 12, 2012
President of the Collegiate Entrepreneurs Organization, CEO, sophomore Dan Fink, has been a businessman for years. From a chain of lemonade stands in his youth to refurbishing MacBooks in high school with a partner at Mac Bros., Fink has seen his share of successes and failures. Regardless of the outcome, one thing he said has always been at the core is finding the right team for the job.

Entrepreneur org CEO seeking more ‘passionate’ members

February 8, 2012
UW-Whitewater’s Collegiate Entrepreneur Organization chapter is trying to differentiate itself from other campus organizations this semester by searching for “passionate students.” CEO’S Chief Public Relations Officer freshman Dan Fink said many organizations on campus have a large number of members, some even over 200 students. While having a lot of members can be beneficial to some organizations, Fink said CEO is more about the qualitative measure.
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