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Pictured (l-r): Nathan Waley ’21, Austin Klink ’19, Alexandra Gerspach ’20, Nicholas Buyers ’20, Dr. Ji-Hee Kim, Jonathan Wess ’21, Thomas Gilmore ’22, Gabriela Sun ’20, Jennifer Trybuskiewicz ’21 and Katherine Doyle ’20

Another year means more success for the Canisius College chapter of the Collegiate Entrepreneurs Organization (CEO). For the eleventh time in as many years, the college’s CEO team took home Best Chapter Awards from the CEO Global Conference and Pitch Competition, which took place November 1 – 3 in Kansas City, MO. The Canisius team competed against CEO chapters from more than 400 colleges and universities.

The Canisius CEO chapter was recognized as one of the top three universities in the Global Chapter of the Year category. The award is presented to a CEO club that demonstrates excellence in developing its organization and leaders, and offers meaningful experiences for CEO members.

Ji-Hee Kim, PhD, faculty advisor to the chapter and director of the Canisius entrepreneurship program, won first place in the category for Outstanding CEO Chapter Advisor.

Click here to read the chapter’s complete success story from the conference.

Submitted by: Ji-Hee Kim, PhD, director and associate professor, Entrepreneurship and Management