Northeastern’s Student-run Organizations Honored with Top Prize in Innovation

In a ceremony held Tuesday, June 12th, the Massachusetts Innovation & Technology Exchange recognized IDEA: Northeastern’s Venture Accelerator, and the Entrepreneurs Club for their contributions to innovation in higher education.

Christopher Wolfel, CEO of IDEA, with Cory Bolotsky, Entrepreneurs Club Director of StrategyMITX is a nonprofit trade association for the digital marketing and Internet business industry. Their annual event, the MITX Innovation Awards, is a competition that “celebrates the innovations powering the future of marketing and revolutionizing the way we work and play.”

IDEA and the Entrepreneurs Club competed against Harvard’s I-Lab and BC Tech Trek East in the category “Best Contribution to Innovation by a University or College.”

For full coverage of the win, including reactions from Chris Wolfel, CEO of IDEA, and Matt Bilotti, President of the Entrepreneurs Club, click here.