E-Club members are the life and blood of the club. The group is selective for entrepreneurs and innovators that have great potential.

Brian Fakhoury, President

Joe Brown, Outreach Director

Saloni Shah

Simone Johnston, Startup Challenge Director

Smeet Patel, BUVA Director

Jerica Xu, Events Director

Pablo Ferreyra

Will Hembree, Content Director

Jon Shin, Marketing Director

Thomas Rigal

Jules Schenkel

Ben Lou

Austin Negron, Startup Challenge Director

Oliver Pour

Club Membership

Club membership is a selective process that brings together the most passionate, innovative BU students.

Together, we hold small, bi-monthly meetings, bring in key figures and stakeholders, and hold each other accountable for our goals.

Our princicples operate on a two-way street paradigm, that is, everyone contributes to the club and everyone receives.

Terrier Startup Challenge

The Terrier Startup Challenge is an introductory program/competition to introduce students to entrepreneurship.

In the program, students are taske with forming a team, solving a real world problem using elements of entrepreneurship, and demoing their company at a demo day in hopes of winning first place.

Startup Career Fair

Find job/internship opportunities with inspiring startups in the Boston area for this summer or the upcoming semesters! Hosted by the Entrepreneur’s Club, innovative Boston area companies will be set-up in the BUild Lab to learn more about you.


A flagship, cross-university startup challenge. One team is selected per school to compete.


The Boston University Venture Accelerator helps startups grow their business.

Open Events

E-Club hosts and co-hosts different events throughout the semesters.

These can include speakers, joint events with other clubs, and workshops run by our members.