Collegiate Entrepreneurs’ Organization
Collegiate Entrepreneurs’ Organization: National Headquarters
Collegiate Entrepreneurs’ Organization SM (CEO) is the premier collegiate entrepreneurship network, with chapters on university campuses across North America and beyond. CEO currently supports entrepreneurship on more than 240 campuses in 43 states. Further information about CEO can be found at: www.c-e-o.org.
The national executive headquarters for CEO is at Bradley University. Dr. Gerald Hills, founder and President of CEO, is the Turner Chair of Entrepreneurship at Bradley University, and the Executive/Academic Director of the Turner School of Entrepreneurship & Innovation.
CEO’s mission is to inform, support and inspire college students to be entrepreneurial and seek opportunity through enterprise creation. With a diverse entrepreneurial community and global network, CEO provides student entrepreneurs with opportunities, events, chapter activities, and conferences to help start businesses. The highlight of the year is the annual National Conference hosted each fall.
Bradley’s CEO chapter creates opportunities for students to explore entrepreneurial avenues. BU CEO’s focus is on developing relationships with other colleges within Bradley University, to locate and recruit “the entrepreneurial spirit” wherever it may exist. Through various activities such as Project Springboard, Brave Pitch, and networking opportunities we connect students with their passions. Bradley’s CEO chapter contains many leadership positions for active members. Bradley’s chapter brings engaging and high energy entrepreneurs to campus for students to hear and interact with. Along with its own interactions within the university, Bradley’s CEO chapter also reaches out to other chapter’s to develop relationships in furtherance of the CEO mission and spirit. JOIN BU CEO!
For more information on Bradley’s CEO chapter activities, go to: bradley.edu/campusorg/ceo/.