Another Entrepreneurship Project of the  Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

Our Team

  • Joanne Lenweaver

    Director

    At work, runs on 100% entrepreneurship jet fuel. Been through the fire of self-employment. Goes home to an entrepreneurial husband and beekeeper, and their animal-pack – horse/dogs/cats/bird located in the most beautiful place on earth.

    Most recently, she has been awarded:

    • The US Small Business Administration “Women’s Business Center of the Year” 2010
    • Red Cross “Women Who Mean Business” 2012
    • Falcone Center “Excellence in Entrepreneurship Award” 2012 Syracuse University
  • Alexandra Waterbury

    Administrative Specialist

    Alexandra graduated from Syracuse University’s Whitman School of Management in 2011 with a dual Bachelor of Science degree in entrepreneurship and marketing. Waterbury continued her education at the Whitman School, earning a Master of Science degree in entrepreneurship in 2012. Alexandra has a concrete background in marketing and business through higher education paired with her work and internship experience. She is passionate about helping women to start and grow ventures. Waterbury became interested in entrepreneurship at a young age while working in her family’s businesses.

  • Lindsay Wickham

    Events & Communications Manager

    Lindsay splits her time working both with up-and-coming student entrepreneurs and also community members starting, running or growing a business. She enjoys kickball, volleyball, blasting music in the car and finding typos in menus. Her favorite part of the job is helping others and hearing stories of success and triumph from local entrepreneurs.

    Most recently, she has been awarded:

    • The Whitman School of Management “Exceptional Service Award” 2014
    • The Department of Entrepreneurship & Emerging Enterprises “Dedication to Entrepreneurship” award for 2014
    • The US Small Business Administration “Women in Business Champion of the Year” 2012