A cosmetics company focused on Arab, Latina, and Indian consumers was named winner of the Michigan Business Challenge on Friday, Feb. 17, after a multi-round pitch competition.
The problem: Every year more than one million babies die of respiratory illnesses, most in low-to-middle-income countries.
Organizers of the 36th annual Michigan Growth Capital Symposium have begun accepting applications from early- to mid-stage companies that want to make pitches for capital at this year's event.
Prizes from business contests run the gamut.
Thanks to participation from the Miami-based Coulter Foundation, organizers for the 36th annual Michigan Growth Capital Symposium say May's event will be the biggest and best ever.
Last fall, when second-year MBA student Holly Price started school at the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan—Ann Arbor, she came in knowing that she wanted to find a philanthropi
David Brophy received the Above and Beyond Award for his 35 years of sharing his knowledge of the venture capital industry and connecting investors with entrepreneurs at Wednesday's Michigan Ventur
The Founders Fund is a portion of a $60 million endowment gifted in the summer of 2015 from Sam Zell, University of Michigan alum and chairman of Chicago-based Equity Group Investments.
Ben and Jerry’s co-founder Jerry Greenfield will present the keynote speech on Sept. 23 at the 2016 Entrepalooza, an annual event held by the Samuel Zell and Robert H.