Alum Zack Onisko Speaks at SF State Entrepreneurship Symposium

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

SF STATE NEWS -- The day-long symposium gave students a chance to rub elbows with entrepreneurs and investors. The students also heard speeches from business and nonprofit leaders such as Kate Sofis, chief executive officer and co-founder of SFMade, a nonprofit dedicated to developing the manufacturing sector, and Zack Onisko, CEO of, an online social and professional network for designers.

“San Francisco is full of some of the most successful entrepreneurs in the world,” said Onisko, who graduated from San Francisco State with a Bachelor of Arts in Industrial Arts in 2003. “The more you can put those people in front of your students, the more real-world value they will take away from their experience at SF State.”