The Organization of Pakistani Entrepreneurs (OPEN) is a voluntary, not-for profit organization dedicated to the promotion of entrepreneurship and business leadership among its members and their connected communities. Globally, OPEN is comprised of the most successful entrepreneurs and leaders in our diaspora. Membership in OPEN Atlanta is open to anyone who is interested in promoting the goals of the organization, irrespective of ethnic or regional affiliations.
Founded in 1998 in Boston, OPEN has grown to eleven chapters in some of the world’s most dynamic hubs of entrepreneurship — in the U.S, U.K. and Pakistan. OPEN’s membership boasts leading entrepreneurs, business leaders and corporate professionals. OPEN chapters host dozens of networking, knowledge sharing and mentoring events every month.
Goals: The primary goals of OPEN Atlanta Chapter are to:
- Help the entrepreneurial and professional community to connect and collaborate professionally with one another
- Offer mentoring opportunities to young professionals and students
- Connect members across the business ecosystem with each other
- Facilitate education and other services for entrepreneurs