Employee Engagement

Whether you are an entrepreneur, executive or employee, getting involved at Young Entrepreneurs Business Week is good for business…

- Mentor youth and make a lasting impact in their lives.
- Engage employees, partners and clients in a meaningful way.
- Network and establish new connections with local business leaders.


Roles at YEBW



At YEBW, guide and mentor a team of students as they create mock companies, run business simulations and develop business plan presentations. The Advisor role is a one-week commitment.

OSU-Cascades: June 22-29, 2019
University of Portland (UP): 
July 6-13, 2019
Oregon State University (OSU): July 27-Aug. 3, 2019
University of Oregon (UO): Aug. 10-17, 2019



Toward the end of YEBW, evaluate student business presentations and provide valuable feedback...

This is a one-day commitment, set the Friday of each program week.

OSU-Cascades: June 28, 2019
University of Portland (UP): 
July 12, 2019
Oregon State University (OSU): Aug. 2, 2019
University of Oregon (UO): Aug. 16, 2019



Mid-week, meet with students one-on-one to help them gain practical job interviewing experience. The socializing continues afterward, as Mock Interviewers are invited to YEBW’s Etiquette Dinner.

This is a half-day commitment on Wednesday of each program.

OSU-Cascades: June 26, 2019
University of Portland (UP): 
July 10, 2019
Oregon State University (OSU): July 31, 2019
University of Oregon (UO): Aug. 14, 2019


event guest

Throughout the week, interact with students at a variety of events. The time commitment is a few hours.

  • Sunday: Join YEBW at Opening Kick-Off

  • Wednesday: Be part of our networking-etiquette events

  • Through the week: Attend a speaker session or schedule a live tour of YEBW

  • Saturday: Participate in the Tradeshow and Closing Ceremony



In this highly selective role, accomplished entrepreneurs and company executives share insight and experiences to inspire students throughout the week.

This role is by invitation only and the time commitment is a few hours.


YEBW welcomes you to get involved and engage with students at the program:

OSU-Cascades: June 23-29, 2019
University of Portland (UP): 
July 7-13, 2019
Oregon State University (OSU): July 28-Aug. 3, 2019
University of Oregon (UO): Aug. 11-17, 2019

To discuss opportunities, please contact Kyle Kavas, Communications and Volunteer Relations Director.

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