Collin Kinniry joined the Regional Partnership in May 2021. His key responsibility is working alongside the Business Attraction team to market and sell Northeast Indiana. Throughout his internship, Collin will gain a vast array of experience from working with our CRM system, attending roadshows and traveling with the Business Attraction team throughout Northeast Indiana.
Collin has gained professional experience through his involvement with the Center for Innovation Business and Entrepreneurship (CIBE) at Wabash College. As an Innovation Consultant, Collin has garnered critical marketing, analytical, and selling skills by working with a handful of organizations, i.e., Montgomery Chamber of Commerce and Wabash College’s Trippet Hotel. In addition, he interned last summer for Foster Success, a non-profit organization in Indianapolis that seeks to guide young adults as they transition out of the Foster Care system.
Born and raised in Fort Wayne, Collin attended Bishop Dwenger High School. Currently, he attends Wabash College in Crawfordsville, IN. He is a rising junior at Wabash College and is double majoring in Politics, Philosophy, Economics (PPE) and Rhetoric. At Wabash, Collin is the President of the Cryptocurrency Club and Vice President of his fraternity, Beta Theta Pi. Additionally, he serves as a Student Ambassador where he works as a campus tour guide and facilitates events for incoming students.
Collin has maintained a spot on the Dean’s List every semester, maintaining a GPA higher than 3.5 consistantly.
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- I love to experience new places, and it is on my bucket list to travel to all fifty states during my lifetime. As of 2021, I have been to 17 of the 50 states in the U.S., so I have a long way to go!
- I have three other siblings, all of which are girls. I am the youngest and only boy.
- I started my own club on campus, called the CryptoClub, and I’ll be traveling to Miami in June for the Bitcoin Conference.