Mission


Our mission is to provide a platform for students to exchange ideas, find potential partners, understand the start-up development process, and successfully launch a business.

Board of Directors

Michael Wu

michaelwu@entrepreneurs.berkeley.edu

Michael Wu is an undergraduate at UC Berkeley. He is passionate about entrepreneurship and technology and intend to bridge the gap between engineering and business or other humanity related majors. With previous experience in his own startup and event organization, he hopes to shed new light in the entrepreneurial spirit throughout the Berkeley campus.

Ying (Emily) Wang

emilywang@entrepreneurs.berkeley.edu

Emily is a senior student majoring in Economics. She is the co-founder of Entrepreneur@Berkeley. She found her passion for helping others and making impacts on others’ lives. She said, “this club can help students transform their business ideas into reality.” Before transferring to Cal, she was the senator of Student Government where she assisted in making decisions that affected school policy and club activities. Outside of school, she likes to play sport, especially table tennis. In fact, she won Women’s Singles champion in 2016 National Collegiate Table Tennis Championships.

Ashley Aikman

ashleyaikman@entrepreneurs.berkeley.edu

Ashley is a senior economics major at UC Berkeley. She is passionate about entrepreneurship and enjoys studying monetary policy. She plans to pursue a PhD in economics and hopes to one day work for the Federal Reserve. Her hope is that the students of Cal, as well as herself, build life-long relationships with professionals, professors, and other students during their time with Entrepreneurs @ Berkeley.

Raja Riahi

rajariahi@entrepreneurs.berkeley.edu

Raja is a senior at Berkeley Haas School of Business. In 2012, he co-founded a boutique non-profit organization based in Los Angeles. He is also serving as the only undergraduate representative in Academic Freedom Committee at UC Berkeley Academic Senate. He is passionate about positive social changes, and he believes that entrepreneurs play a significant role in social reforms. As one of the founders of the club, he is eager to create a platform where entrepreneurial minds of UC Berkeley get together for many years to come to shape the future of the world.


Committee Members

Katherine Zhao

katherine_zhao@entrepreneurs.berkeley.edu

Melissa Tantiono

tanmelissa@entrepreneurs.berkeley.edu

Neil Qiao

neilqiao@entrepreneurs.berkeley.edu

Enrique Santos

esantosarias@entrepreneurs.berkeley.edu

Clark Wang

clarkwang@entrepreneurs.berkeley.edu

Rimika Banerjee

rimikabanerjee@entrepreneurs.berkeley.edu


Partners


Advisor

Jorge Calderon

Leah Edwards


Program Timeline

Info Session I


20:00 - 21:00, Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Dwinelle 105

Info Session II


20:00 - 21:00, Wednesday, Sep 5, 2018
Dwinelle 88

Application Deadline


Friday, Sep 7, 2018
TBD

Interview Period


September 8, 9, 10, 2018
TBD

Decision Day


Tuesday, September 11, 2018
TBD

General Meeting 1


20:00 - 21:30, Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Dwinelle 88

General Meeting 2

Pitch idea, team formation
Guest Speaker - Nathan Gold
20:00 - 21:30, Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Dwinelle 88

General Meeting 5

Pre-presentation
Guest Speaker - Buddy Burke
20:00 - 21:30, Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Chou Hall N440+N444

General Meeting 6

Startup finance/legal
Guest Speaker - William Kell
20:00 - 21:30, Wednesday, November 7, 2018
Chou Hall N440+N444

General Meeting 7

Demo day
December 1, 2018.
Chou Hall N440+N444