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They've planned. They've pitched. WATCH THEM LAUNCH! -- Don't miss the chance to see what all of our 20 amazing entrepreneurs have been developing this year. Stop by anytime from NOON ...
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They've planned. They've pitched. WATCH THEM LAUNCH! -- Don't miss the chance to see what all of our 20 amazing entrepreneurs have been developing this year. Stop by anytime from NOON ...

Student Business Spotlight: Olivia Jackson | Liv's Leos -- ⭐️  EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW ⭐️  -- ⭐️About Me⭐️ Olivia Jackson is a senior at Father McGivney Catholic High ...
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Student Business Spotlight: Olivia Jackson | Liv's Leos -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW ⭐️ -- ⭐️About Me⭐️ Olivia Jackson is a senior at Father McGivney Catholic High ...

Student Business Spotlight: Nicholas McClintock | Club Soda -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW  ⭐️  -- ⭐️About Me⭐️ Nicholas McClintock is a senior at Edwardsville High School. ...
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Student Business Spotlight: Nicholas McClintock | Club Soda -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW ⭐️ -- ⭐️About Me⭐️ Nicholas McClintock is a senior at Edwardsville High School. ...

Student Business Spotlight: Jude Henke | The Flavor Department -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW  ⭐️  -- ⭐️About Me⭐️ Jude Henke is a senior at Father McGivney Catholic High ...
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Student Business Spotlight: Jude Henke | The Flavor Department -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW ⭐️ -- ⭐️About Me⭐️ Jude Henke is a senior at Father McGivney Catholic High ...

Student Business Spotlight: Jack Schoeneweis -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW  ⭐️  -- ⭐️About Me⭐️ Jack Schoeneweis is a senior at Edwardsville High School. He plays soccer for ...
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Student Business Spotlight: Jack Schoeneweis -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW ⭐️ -- ⭐️About Me⭐️ Jack Schoeneweis is a senior at Edwardsville High School. He plays soccer for ...

Student Business Spotlight: Katherine Donovan | Awaken Essential Oils -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW  ⭐️  -- ⭐️About Me⭐️ Katherine Donovan is a senior at Metro-East Lutheran ...
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Student Business Spotlight: Katherine Donovan | Awaken Essential Oils -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW ⭐️ -- ⭐️About Me⭐️ Katherine Donovan is a senior at Metro-East Lutheran ...

Student Business Spotlight: Liam Marsh | Connect Volleyball -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW  ⭐️  -- ⭐️About Me⭐️ Liam Marsh is a senior at Edwardsville High School. At school ...
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Student Business Spotlight: Liam Marsh | Connect Volleyball -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW ⭐️ -- ⭐️About Me⭐️ Liam Marsh is a senior at Edwardsville High School. At school ...

Student Business Spotlight: Mikey Wise | Mi-Disc -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW  ⭐️  -- ⭐️About Me⭐️ Michael Wise is a senior at Edwardsville High School. He is a member of ...
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Student Business Spotlight: Mikey Wise | Mi-Disc -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW ⭐️ -- ⭐️About Me⭐️ Michael Wise is a senior at Edwardsville High School. He is a member of ...

Student Business Spotlight: Rowan Foley | Remix Records -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW  ⭐️  -- ⭐️About Me⭐️ Rowan Foley is a senior at Edwardsville High School. He is ...
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Student Business Spotlight: Rowan Foley | Remix Records -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW ⭐️ -- ⭐️About Me⭐️ Rowan Foley is a senior at Edwardsville High School. He is ...

Student Business Spotlight: Trey Dicks | Mugs Around Town -- ⭐️  EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW  ⭐️  -- ⭐️About Me⭐️ Trey Dicks is a senior at Edwardsville High School. Trey plays ...
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Student Business Spotlight: Trey Dicks | Mugs Around Town -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW ⭐️ -- ⭐️About Me⭐️ Trey Dicks is a senior at Edwardsville High School. Trey plays ...

Student Business Spotlight: Lauren Propes | LP's Creations -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW ⭐️  -- ⭐️About Me⭐️  Lauren Propes is a senior at Father McGivney Catholic High ...
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Student Business Spotlight: Lauren Propes | LP's Creations -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW ⭐️ -- ⭐️About Me⭐️ Lauren Propes is a senior at Father McGivney Catholic High ...

Student Business Spotlight: Ryan Cross | American Woodworks -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW ⭐️  -- ⭐️About Me⭐️  Ryan Cross is a senior at Edwardsville High School Ryan is ...
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Student Business Spotlight: Ryan Cross | American Woodworks -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW ⭐️ -- ⭐️About Me⭐️ Ryan Cross is a senior at Edwardsville High School Ryan is ...

Student Business Spotlight: Jacob Holtgrave | NootraPet -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW ⭐️  -- ⭐️About Me⭐️ Jacob Holtgrave is a senior at Edwardsville High School. He enjoys ...
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Student Business Spotlight: Jacob Holtgrave | NootraPet -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW ⭐️ -- ⭐️About Me⭐️ Jacob Holtgrave is a senior at Edwardsville High School. He enjoys ...

Student Business Spotlight: Ellie Hyten | 2fresh -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW ⭐️  -- ⭐️About Me⭐️  Ellie Hyten is a senior at Father McGivney Catholic High School. She is ...
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Student Business Spotlight: Ellie Hyten | 2fresh -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW ⭐️ -- ⭐️About Me⭐️ Ellie Hyten is a senior at Father McGivney Catholic High School. She is ...

That's a wrap! -- Ending our last guest speaker engagement of the year on a sweet note was Marisa Elizabeth Wetzel, Business Operations Manager for Goshen Membership Services, Inc. ...
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That's a wrap! -- Ending our last guest speaker engagement of the year on a sweet note was Marisa Elizabeth Wetzel, Business Operations Manager for Goshen Membership Services, Inc. ...

Business Visit | Nicol Financial Services -- “Follow your heart, but always have a plan B.” -KN President and CEO, Kevin G. Nicol, welcomed two CEO programs (Edwardsville CEO and ...
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Business Visit | Nicol Financial Services -- “Follow your heart, but always have a plan B.” -KN President and CEO, Kevin G. Nicol, welcomed two CEO programs (Edwardsville CEO and ...

Anyone hungry??? -- We are SO excited to announce that Sneaky's Burger Truck will be joining us this Sunday, May 1st at the EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW!!! -- ⛅️ 🌈Anticipated ...
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Anyone hungry??? -- We are SO excited to announce that Sneaky's Burger Truck will be joining us this Sunday, May 1st at the EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW!!! -- ⛅️ 🌈Anticipated ...

Guest Speaker: Luke Harris | Owner | Crossroads Bike Tours -- After spending 30 years in a sales/marketing position in corporate America, Luke decided he needed to make a change. A ...
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Guest Speaker: Luke Harris | Owner | Crossroads Bike Tours -- After spending 30 years in a sales/marketing position in corporate America, Luke decided he needed to make a change. A ...

Student Business Spotlight! -- Trevor Pickerell | T&C Boards  -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW ⭐️  -- Metro-East Lutheran High School -- About Trevor:  Trevor Pickerell is a ...
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Student Business Spotlight! -- Trevor Pickerell | T&C Boards -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW ⭐️ -- Metro-East Lutheran High School -- About Trevor: Trevor Pickerell is a ...

Student Business Spotlight! -- Anna Singh | @Thrift 2 Fit -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW ⭐️  -- Edwardsville High School
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Student Business Spotlight! -- Anna Singh | @Thrift 2 Fit -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW ⭐️ -- Edwardsville High School

Business Visit: TownePlace Suites by Marriott St. Louis Edwardsville, IL -- Regional Director of Sales, Jasmine Marie Kumar, led students on a tour of our local TownePlace Suites last ...
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Business Visit: TownePlace Suites by Marriott St. Louis Edwardsville, IL -- Regional Director of Sales, Jasmine Marie Kumar, led students on a tour of our local TownePlace Suites last ...

Mentor Program Spotlight -- This past Friday, CEO students had their last official mentor meeting of the semester! Students spent the entire meeting discussing and planning the layout ...
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Mentor Program Spotlight -- This past Friday, CEO students had their last official mentor meeting of the semester! Students spent the entire meeting discussing and planning the layout ...

⭐️ "If you judge a book by its cover, you might miss out on an amazing story. Don't let your preconceived ideas get in the way of opportunities and experiences. Take a chance. Open ...
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⭐️ "If you judge a book by its cover, you might miss out on an amazing story. Don't let your preconceived ideas get in the way of opportunities and experiences. Take a chance. Open ...

Welcome, Class of 2023!!! — This evening, our current class of 20 ushered in our new recruits! We are so excited to welcome all 26 new students, our biggest class yet, to the ...
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Welcome, Class of 2023!!! — This evening, our current class of 20 ushered in our new recruits! We are so excited to welcome all 26 new students, our biggest class yet, to the ...

CEO goes to Effingham! -- Last night, 6 of our Edwardsville CEO students made the drive up to Effingham to do a little trade show research! They were able to view all of Effingham ...
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CEO goes to Effingham! -- Last night, 6 of our Edwardsville CEO students made the drive up to Effingham to do a little trade show research! They were able to view all of Effingham ...

Student Business Spotlight! -- Charlize Luehmann | Charley's Custom Soles -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW ⭐️  -- Father McGivney Catholic High School
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Student Business Spotlight! -- Charlize Luehmann | Charley's Custom Soles -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW ⭐️ -- Father McGivney Catholic High School

Student Business Spotlight! -- Macy Smith | Hello From Home -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW  ⭐️ The Ink House in Edwardsville ⭐️ Noon - 3:00pm -- Father McGivney Catholic High ...
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Student Business Spotlight! -- Macy Smith | Hello From Home -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW ⭐️ The Ink House in Edwardsville ⭐️ Noon - 3:00pm -- Father McGivney Catholic High ...

Student Business Spotlight! -- MaryAnn Rainey | Hesperus Candles -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW  ⭐️ The Ink House in Edwardsville ⭐️ Noon - 3:00pm -- Metro-East Lutheran High ...
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Student Business Spotlight! -- MaryAnn Rainey | Hesperus Candles -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW ⭐️ The Ink House in Edwardsville ⭐️ Noon - 3:00pm -- Metro-East Lutheran High ...

Student Business Spotlight! -- Kyla Archer | Kids Kitz -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW ⭐️ The Ink House ⭐️ Noon - 3:00pm
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Student Business Spotlight! -- Kyla Archer | Kids Kitz -- ⭐️ EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW ⭐️ The Ink House ⭐️ Noon - 3:00pm

2022 NATIONAL PITCH COMPETITION - THIRD PLACE WINNER -- There were over 260+ submissions from 46 CEO programs across the nation. Not only did we have TWO Edwardsville CEO students ...
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2022 NATIONAL PITCH COMPETITION - THIRD PLACE WINNER -- There were over 260+ submissions from 46 CEO programs across the nation. Not only did we have TWO Edwardsville CEO students ...

2022 CEO NATIONAL PITCH COMPETITION - TOP 18 ANNOUNCEMENT!  -- In addition to our local business pitch competition, Edwardsville CEO students enter a 30-second business pitch video ...
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2022 CEO NATIONAL PITCH COMPETITION - TOP 18 ANNOUNCEMENT! -- In addition to our local business pitch competition, Edwardsville CEO students enter a 30-second business pitch video ...

They’ve planned. They've pitched. Watch them LAUNCH! -- EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW -- Our 20 students have been hard at work developing their individual business endeavors ...
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They’ve planned. They've pitched. Watch them LAUNCH! -- EDWARDSVILLE CEO | 2022 TRADE SHOW -- Our 20 students have been hard at work developing their individual business endeavors ...

A big thank you to Scott Marion and The Edwardsville Intelligencer for covering Fish Tank! ...
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A big thank you to Scott Marion and The Edwardsville Intelligencer for covering Fish Tank! ...

FISH TANK RECAP!  -- Since August, CEO students have been developing an individual business venture, a side hustle that they could launch during their senior year of high school. This ...
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FISH TANK RECAP! -- Since August, CEO students have been developing an individual business venture, a side hustle that they could launch during their senior year of high school. This ...

Trade show prep with Lacy Able | GCS Credit Union -- CEO was joined by trade show expert and GCS Business Development Representative, Lacy Able! Lacy gave students a crash course in ...
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Trade show prep with Lacy Able | GCS Credit Union -- CEO was joined by trade show expert and GCS Business Development Representative, Lacy Able! Lacy gave students a crash course in ...

Support a favorite local business at their ribbon cutting ceremony?? YES, PLEASE!  -- Edwardsville CEO experienced a big FIRST this morning…we had the honor to be a part of the ribbon ...
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Support a favorite local business at their ribbon cutting ceremony?? YES, PLEASE! -- Edwardsville CEO experienced a big FIRST this morning…we had the honor to be a part of the ribbon ...

CEO does STL! -- Each spring, CEO students embark on an entire day of business visits outside of the Edwardsville area. This year, we returned to St. Louis and had the pleasure of ...
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CEO does STL! -- Each spring, CEO students embark on an entire day of business visits outside of the Edwardsville area. This year, we returned to St. Louis and had the pleasure of ...

Attention local businesses!  -- Edwardsville CEO alumni are in search of job and internship opportunities for the summer. CEO is working on creating a forum to allow alumni to view ...
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Attention local businesses! -- Edwardsville CEO alumni are in search of job and internship opportunities for the summer. CEO is working on creating a forum to allow alumni to view ...