Blackstone LaunchPad

One-on-One Coaching

We offer free startup coaching sessions in Blackstone LaunchPad, located in the Student Union. Coaching sessions are tailored to each student’s place in developing their startup.

Our goal is to introduce students to entrepreneurship, help them develop entrepreneurial skills and enable them to independently achieve success in whatever venture they pursue.

Schedule a Coaching Appointment today.

Jumpstart your idea or venture by scheduling an appointment with one of our coaches, each who specialize in the different skills it takes to get a successful business up and running.


As a person and an entrepreneur you are important to us. It doesn’t matter if you change course, join forces with another founder, or pursue a career. 


Your idea will never be discussed with anyone without your consent and your venture information will be kept private and secure.


You make the decisions about your venture. Our role is to help guide you and we will never pressure you to take action that makes you uncomfortable.


Your mentors or advisors do not have any conflicts of interest so that they can be as helpful and objective as possible. We just want you to succeed.

Meet our Coaches

Mason Mincey

Mason Mincey

Aerospace Engineering
Drone Technology
Pitching and Public Speaking
Product and Brand Development
Jimmy Seeber

Jimmy Seeber

Marketing and Operations
Main Street Businesses
Personal Finances
Rachel Stern

Rachel Stern

High-tech Devices
Pitching and Public Speaking
Social Entrepreneurship
Customer Validation
Derek Saltzman

Derek Saltzman

Startup Ideation
Customer Discovery

Want to become a coach?

Contact our team at the Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership.