Prior to emailing the president of Penn State and pitching a job that didn’t exist, Paul Girgis had always thought he would become a doctor.
After he diverted from the path to medical school, he became utterly fascinated by the worlds of startup bootstrapping, product commercialization, and company storytelling.
Throughout the ’15-’16 academic year, Paul helped unify the University’s burgeoning entrepreneurship ecosystem through community relationship-building, speaking opportunities, and by designing and hosting several 85+ person events.
Now, driven by the same tenacity that enabled him to craft his own first job description, Paul is pursuing the challenges awaiting him at the crossroads of business operations, product and experience design, and marketing.
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