Hamilton Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership

The Hamilton Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership in the College of Business Administration at Bowling Green State University is Northwest Ohio's premier resource for entrepreneurial education.

The Hamilton Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership hosts Entrepreneurship Week (E-Week) which brings entrepreneurial leaders from throughout the country to campus. E-Week also includes The Hatch event which is similar in format to the television show "Shark Tank" and is touted as a best in class practice program. The Center offers a high school curriculum focusing on entrepreneurship to teachers and promotes entrepreneurship throughout the world through speaking engagements and programming. The Center promotes the entrepreneurship minor offered through the College and has more than 650 students enrolled in the minor each year. Special music entrepreneurship and arts entrepreneurship classes are offered to students. The entrepreneurship program at BGSU is ranked in the top 3 percent of universities in the country.

For more information, contact:


Kirk D. Kern

Position: Director, Hamilton Center
Phone: 419-372-8944
Email: kkern@bgsu.edu
Address: 250 Business Admin. Bldg.