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Tuesday, July 13, 2021 - 10:35am
A client who knows that she wants to achieve and strives towards those goals everyday.
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Monday, June 21, 2021 - 11:20am
A client who embraces the idea of "When you're ready the opportunity appears"
Alizeh Khalifa
Monday, June 7, 2021 - 3:02pm
LaunchNET is happy to announce the onboarding of Alizeh Khalifa as their new Marketing Manager. Ms. Khalifa comes to Kent State with a BBA in Marketing Management from The University of Akron and experience working in a variety of organizations involved in the Northeast Ohio entr...
Wednesday, April 21, 2021 - 2:30pm
Most entrepreneurial ventures are started in response to seeing a solution where others see only a problem. In response to the pandemic and the inability to hold in-person competitions and other entrepreneurial support activities, LaunchNET Kent State looked for novel yet meaning...
Wednesday, March 31, 2021 - 3:03pm
Thanks to the renewal of its key funding grant, LaunchNET Kent State will continue to inspire the entrepreneur mindset and support innovative thinkers across the Kent State University community.
Tuesday, March 30, 2021 - 11:58am
 Alumni entrepreneur Nico (they/them) has been selling beautiful crystals through their business Pure Sodalite and has been a valued LaunchNET client for a number of years.  They generously shared some of their experiences with us for th...
Luke Leyden
Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 3:24pm
On Thursday October 22, Luke Leyden (junior, computer engineering technology) found himself pitching his entrepreneurial venture, Trolder, to a panel of judges via Zoom in the Entrepreneurship Education Consortium's annual IdeaLabs competiti...
Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 2:58pm
Have you met Yayra? If not, you should!   Yayra is a Kent State alumna (2019, BFA Fashion Design) and has been an exuberant client of LaunchNET for over 2 years, having explored multiple venture ideas and placed in the 2018 Idea Olympics as well as earning a Venture Fund award fo...
Mica Pflug
Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 12:08pm
This month we are talking to Mica Pflug, a senior Entrepreneurship major, about her business Rags Related Boutique
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Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 11:01am
In honor of Black Business Month, we are shining a light on some of our AMAZING LaunchNET clients!