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Mission of Organization

The mission of this organization is to help cultivate future entrepreneurs and their business concepts. FEC would bring in to light for members the key components needed to be a successful entrepreneur. In today’s ever-changing business world there are certain qualities and characteristics that need to be instilled and grown in these future leaders/entrepreneurs. The organization will help these aspiring entrepreneurs to develop business plans of their business concepts. FEC will bring together young aspiring entrepreneurs along with successful entrepreneurs and professionals to ignite a strong entrepreneurial spark within the student community. FEC will also provide a forum for students interested in entering the annual PASSHE Business Plan Competition, along with any other competition that the club finds of interest.

How to Join

Start coming to meetings and adding value to the organization!

Requirements of Members (Membership Fees, Attendance, etc.)

Membership is for full-time or part-time, activity paying students with at least a 2.5 GPA. There is no restriction for what college you must be in at IUP. The dues for this club are $10 a semester to cover activity materials, etc.

List of Meeting Dates/Times/Locations/Agenda/Handouts

Every Tuesday at 5:00 p.m. in Eberly 212.

Club Social is every Tuesday at 8:45 p.m. in Mohawk Lanes for $1 bowling.

List of Events/Activities

  • Developing business plans
  • Talking about business concepts
  • Watching videos
  • Guest speakers
  • Fundraising for trip to businesses
  • Business plan competition

Member Quotes about the Value of the Organization

“Your idea doesn’t have to be perfect, it doesn’t have to be the most original, but with motivation, passion, and persistence it can become the best idea you ever had.”
Taylor Billman, President

“You are only young, ambitious, and have nothing to lose in one decade of your life, so take the step to your future success.”
Krutarth Patel, Vice President

“The Future Entrepreneurs Club will be beneficial to the IUP campus and will allow students to work together and gain input on their future business ideas.”
Anthony Almes, Treasurer

“In the future Entrepreneurs Club your dreams and ambitions are only limited by your motivation.”
Caleb Arone, Secretary

“Come build your dreams in the Future Entrepreneurs Club; otherwise, someone else will hire you to work on their dream.”
Anthony Flowers, Educator

"In FEC we strive for great minds by being creative and discussing our ideas with each other to help create our future." -- Katelyn Conner, Treasurer

Officers
RoleNameE-mail
Advisor Dr. Joette Wisnieskiwisnie@iup.edu
President Taylor R. BillmanT.R.Billman@iup.edu
Vice President Caleb AroneSRHR@iup.edu 
Treasurer  Katelyn ConnerK.L.Conner2@iup.edu 
Secretary Caleb Arone SRHR@iup.edu
Educator Anthony D. Flowers dfqr@iup.edu
  • Eberly College of Business and Information Technology
  • 401 Eberly
    664 Pratt Drive
    Indiana, PA 15705
  • Phone: 724-357-7889
  • Fax: 724-357-4785
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
  • 1:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m.