Innovation & Entrepreneurship Institute


About ESA

The Temple Entrepreneurial Student Association (ESA) is a student-run professional organization that offers undergraduate and graduate students the resources and knowledge to pursue their entrepreneurial dreams. ESA is open to students from all majors across the university.


  • Build relationships with students in the entrepreneurial community
  • Be a part of the growing Philadelphia entrepreneurial ecosystem
  • Take your idea from ideation to implementation
  • Support systems for student entrepreneurs at every experience level
  • Opportunity to connect with industry leaders

To get involved come to our meetings every Wednesday at 12:00 in Alter 503D!

Learn more about the Entrepreneurial Student Association.

Email  with any questions or concerns

2015-2016 Entrepreneurial Student Association Executive Team

Drew Dandrea

Ryan Olson
Vice President

Thomas Clyde
Co-Director of Events

Garrett Love
Co-Director of Events

Ben Thomas
Co-Director of Marketing

Brandon Loyd
Co-Director of Marketing

Anthony Hillanbrand
Director of Temple Outreach

Vinnie Paolizzi
Director of External Outreach/Mentoring

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Twitter: @TempleESA