Entrepreneur Club

Entrepreneur Club at Iowa State

The Entrepreneur Club at Iowa State is a group of like-minded individuals who meet bi-weekly on Wednesdays in Gerdin Room 0115. The Entrepreneur Club hosts speakers, workshops, and networking events. We are open to any student of any major. Hope to see you at a meeting! Contact the club President Sean Hamilton (seanham@iastate.edu) with any questions you may have.

Members of the Club:

  • Network with business people.
  • Learn about being an entrepreneur.
  • Attend meetings to hear from real entrepreneurs. Each semester the entrepreneurs will range from students to experienced professionals.
  • Connect to speakers and business consultants.
  • Attend programs and events.


All meetings for the fall semester will be in Gerdin 0115 at 7:00 p.m.

September 15 Gerdin 0115 @ 7:00 p.m.
September 29 Gerdin 0115 @ 7:00 p.m.
October 13 Gerdin 0115 @ 7:00 p.m.
October 27 Gerdin 0115 @ 7:00 p.m.
November 10 Gerdin 0115 @ 7:00 p.m.
December 1 Gerdin 0115 @ 7:00 p.m.


Sean Hamilton seanham@iastate.edu
Vice President
Jackson LeRoy
Caleb Thompson
Director of Events
Sean Hamilton
Director of Marketing
Delaney Quance
Director of Content
Sydney Peterson
CEO Conference Chair
Judi Eyles


CEO (Collegiate Entrepreneur Organization)

CEO has over 800 college students, faculty, and young entrepreneurs from around the world attend the 2 ½ day CEO National Conference to network, learn, and be inspired to pursue their entrepreneurial passions. Over 80 outstanding entrepreneurs and business leaders will share their ideas and expertise as to how they launched their businesses, the lessons they’ve learned, and where they are today.

Past student attendees said…

“The conference was a great way for me to make friends from across the country.”
“I was inspired by the keynotes and breakout sessions, there is so much knowledge and experience at this conference, and everyone wants to help me succeed in my business!”

Past speakers have included the founders of:

Starbucks, Redbox, Chuck E Cheese, Jimmy Johns, The Keurig Company, As Seen On TV, Inc.

Southwest Airlines and Shark Tank judge, Kevin Harrington

2021 CEO CONFERENCE: October 28 – 30

The Collegiate Entrepreneurs Association (CEO) annual Global Conference is hosted in Tampa, Florida, October 28th-30th. The conference is a great way to network with like-minded individuals from across the country. Each year there are networking, breakout sessions, and speakers aimed at helping young entrepreneurs start and grow their businesses. Past year’s keynotes include the founders of Starbucks, GrubHub, and The Penny Hoarder.

Individuals interested in attending this great conference should click here (https://forms.gle/GoXDKBYXzoQUXxHd9) to indicate their interest. Please note that individuals will need to fundraise in order to attend the conference and that a deposit of $100 will be required before October 1st, and all travel and accommodations will be arranged through the university.