Navigator

For those who prefer to build the entrepreneurial environment, make connections across the ecosystem, and support multiple startups. Navigators hold various positions within Venture Lab, gain experience running our incubators, centers, and maker spaces, and move into management roles that position them for leadership opportunities outside Penn.

Top Resources For Navigators

The Digital Design Studio at Venture Lab is a comprehensive, print and digital production hub that offers educational support for students, staff, and faculty across the Penn community.
Snider Consulting delivers actionable recommendations that help our clients drive and sustain business growth. Through semester-long consulting engagements supported by professional advising, our talented and dedicated MBA and undergraduate consultants provide tailored research, analysis, thought partnership, and execution support to meet our clients’ needs.
A student-run venture capital group that provides seed funding to student entrepreneurs.

WeissScale is the Weiss Tech House‘s student-run startup incubator

Navigator Events & Workshops

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April
Co-Founder, Beyond Meat; Co-Founder, Perennial
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April
Co-Founder & MP, Albany Road Real Estate Partners
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April
VP of Business Messaging Group, Meta
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April
Co-founder and CEO, Frutero Ice Cream
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April
Former Director of Disaster Relief, World Central Kitchen

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May 03, 2022 10:33 AM
HILADELPHIA, MAY 3, 2022 – The University of Pennsylvania’s Venture Lab is pleased to announce the winner of the sixth annual Startup Challenge, sponsored by Eric Aroesty, C’92: ToxiSense, co-founded by a team of four University of Pennsylvania freshmen, Aravind Krishnan, C’25, W’25; Udit Garg, ENG’25; Andrew Diep-Tran, W’25; and Aarush Sahni, C’25. The Startup Challenge was held on April 29, 2022 at Tangen Hall, the University of Pennsylvania’s hub for student entrepreneurship and innovation.
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By  Dee Patel
, October 12, 2021 02:29 PM
Legend, an undergraduate alumnus, was recently honored by Venture Lab, the University’s entrepreneurship center, during a virtual livestream event.
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By  Amy Downey
, September 16, 2021 12:08 PM
With a new name and a new home, Venture Lab — formerly known as Penn Wharton Entrepreneurship — is the culmination of a nearly 50-year journey to help aspiring founders at Wharton and across the university realize their visions.
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