The Entrepreneurs Club History

The Entrepreneurs Club (EC), was founded by Joey Aquino and Alex Ching in June 2008 with the hope to “inspire innovation” within the local community at the University of Hawaii at Manoa (UH).

Joey said, “I started The Entrepreneurs Club back in 2008 simply because, at that time, there were no programs that really focused on supporting aspiring entrepreneurs at UH like I had seen in other communities. I saw the potential of students at UH but they just needed the proper resources, programs and density of like-minded individuals to chase their ambitions.”

Before the EC started, the