Center for Entrepreneurship


AMplified Communication

AMplified Communication is a full service public relations, media, and event planning organization. Our mission is to connect and expose student brands at Ohio University and throughout Ohio in the industries of art, entertainment, entrepreneurship, and lifestyle. We want our clients to gain full potential of their brand’s exposure and positive recall right now and in the future. Uniquely, AMplified will integrate media platforms in campaign and branding strategies. All clients will be college-aged students, looking to create and build their personal brand. Helping these students effectively reach their goals will be their colleagues who are looking for experience in brand development. Our organization is based on a value of “students helping students.”

We provide a multitude of public relations and branding services for independent, young entrepreneurs and their brands.

Our services include:
Public relations research
Development of public relations campaign for client brands
Brand building and consulting
Social media management and marketing
Event planning

We combine all these services with our passion for entertainment, media and lifestyle and our dedication to assisting clients in reaching their ultimate goal. We believe in working in conjunction with our client’s team. We focus on bringing visions to fruition with emphasis on a collective effort that helps shape unique brands.

Consulting Fellows Program

The Consulting Fellows Program will equip you with the necessary skills for a successful career in consulting, as an entrepreneur,  or any aspect of business. The program’s components ­– consulting, workshops, networking, startup support, and mentorship – are organized by the College of Business exclusively for College of Business students of any major.


Make a difference in your community while developing the skills to become a socially responsible business leader! Enactus is an international non-profit organization that works with leaders in business and higher education to mobilize university students to develop outreach projects that improve the quality of life and standard of living for people in need.

Epsilon Nu Tau

Epsilon Nu Tau is the Nation’s first entrepreneurship fraternity. This coed, professional organization will help you launch and maintain sustainable businesses. You’ll ultimately run your own nonprofit business, including everything from recruitment & marketing tactics and sales contests to legal documents, event coordination and financial statements.

OU Entrepreneurship Club

Gain the tools to bring your business ideas to life! OUE members are taught the skills to become better leaders and entrepreneurs. Members network with like-minded people, meet and listen to guest speakers, and manage different sectors of the organization.


ThinkDesign was founded at Ohio University as an advertising agency that connects organizations with individuals who have professional media talents. Build your portfolio and graduate with solid experience!






Idea Pitch Competiti#D2D1D0

From research to business, compete for cash prizes by pitching your idea to a judging panel of experts from the venture capital, business, and banking professions.

3rd Place - Pitch Us Your Plan 2012 - Snapshot

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5 teams. 12 weeks. $20K in funding. Mentors. Industry standard hardware/software. Build your MVP and pitch to investors.


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"The next big ideas in our society's future, ranging from new products to solving world problems, could be discovered at this event."


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A 54-hour frenzy of business model creation, coding, designing and market validation.

startup weekend group

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Students from all majors compete to solve actual innovation problems for $25K in prizes.