LaunchNET Welcomes New Team Member

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 entrepreneurial ecosystem, including working with a number of regional startups. 

Like other LaunchNET team members, she will be putting a variety of talents to good use: "I’m excited that now as I’m getting into my career, I’m able to remain a part of the startup community in an organization that prioritizes entrepreneurship by encouraging people in their pursuits and helping them achieve their goals."

She is taking over the communications, marketing, and events management duties for LaunchNET, as the department plans its return to campus and their new office space in the DI Hub

"We're very excited to be a three-person office again and to have the fresh energy and perspective for our marketing and event efforts," said assistant director Tabitha Messmore.