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Bruce Bachenheimer, Executive Director

Phone: 212-618-6663
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Bruce Bachenheimer is a Clinical Professor of Management and the Executive Director of the Entrepreneurship Lab at Pace University. He is also the organizer of the annual Pace Pitch Contest and Business Plan Competition. Mr. Bachenheimer is an Emeritus Board Member and past Chair of the New York City Chapter of the MIT Enterprise Forum and served on the organization’s Global Board. He has been widely quoted in a variety of domestic and international publications, interviewed on radio and television and has spoken on entrepreneurship at numerous organizations, including the Youth Assembly at the United Nations and the U.S. Department of State’s International Visitor Leadership Program.

Mr. Bachenheimer began his career in investment banking and has worked for global corporations and new ventures. He has conducted business in over two dozen countries and was the founder of Annapolis Maritime Corp. and the Co-Founder of StockCentral Australia. He holds a BBA, Summa Cum Laude, from Pace University and received the McKinsey & Company Leadership Scholarship to pursue an MBA degree, which he earned from the Australian Graduate School of Management.



Sahil Maniyar, Graduate Assistant Sahil

Sahil is a Mechanical Engineer and MBA International Business student at Pace University, New York. He has worked as a Managing Partner at an export firm in India. The job focused on marketing, procurement, customer handling and logistics. He has also worked as a GRE Quantitative reasoning teacher, is good with numbers and knows how to manage a group of people. He also has work experience from two international businesses in Russia and Egypt.



Pia Eid, Social Media Intern Pia

Pia Barbra Eid helps with running the eLab’s Instagram and Twitter. She is an 18-year-old Freshmen majoring in International Management at the Lubin School of Business. She is from Brooklyn Heights, New York, and originally Lebanese. She is currently an advocate for UNICEF USA and hopes to become a part of the official UNICEF USA in the near future. She is interested in event planning, plays soccer, and bakes/cooks as hobbies.




Rudra Mayur Dave, Full Stack Developer Intern 

Rudra is currently working as a Full Stack Developer Intern at the Pace university eLab. Rudra in the spring 2020 semester is leading the Project-Gaming with a game on Car Racing on Unity Hub in C#. Rudra is in the team which is responsible for the development and changes of the eLab website using HTML, CSS, JavaScript along with the use of drupal framework which uses PHP as the Content Management System(CMS). He also makes use of Microsoft Publisher for various websites and promotions of the different events of the eLab. About Rudra's education, he is a graduate student pursuing his master’s in computer science at Pace University. He is going to graduate in May 2021. He has a great experience with the development of various websites along with different web frameworks, mobile applications, making various games, artificial intelligence, and many more domains. He has obtained his bachelor’s degree from Mumbai University, India in Computer Engineering with almost 2 years of work experience in various tech companies in India ranging from the position of Software engineer to Mobile app developer and many more key positions. In his undergraduate college, he holds many positions in the student club like vice-president for 1 year and president for another one year, which shows his good leadership skill. Rudra has been one of the key members in eLab with his extraordinary technical skills and understanding of new technologies. He also has a great understanding of how to work in a team along with leading the team.

Harivatsav Raghavendra Rao, Web Developer Intern Hari

Harivatsav currently works as a web developer intern at Pace University ELab. He is responsible for designing, development and maintenance of the Elab’s website. He is currently pursuing his master’s in Computer Science at Pace University and has earned his bachelors degree in Computer Science and Engineering from Visvesvaraya Technological University, India. He is a technophile who has a flair for business. During his free time, he enjoys listening to music, watching movies and reading.



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