News Coverage

The Michigan Daily, February 1, 2016

Over 40 people gathered in the Alumni Center Thursday for the TechArb showcase, a culmination of a University of Michigan startup training program.

PE Hub Network, September 1, 2015

University of Michigan‘s Zell Lurie commercialization fund has made an undisclosed investment in PHASIQ.

Crain's Detroit Business, August 1, 2015

When Sonali Vijayavargiya arrived in the U.S. 13 years ago, she thought it would be easy to find a job. But no jobs were available, and no companies were sponsoring visas. 

Poets & Quants, July 1, 2015

For aspiring entrepreneurs, Babson, Stanford, and Harvard are probably the first business schools that spring to mind.

Technology Century, July 1, 2015

The University of Michigan’s Zell Lurie Commercialization Fund announced Tuesday it had made a $50,000 investment in Ann Arbor-based Reveal Design Automation, an Ann Arbor-based startup.

Bloomberg Business, July 1, 2015

Billionaire investor Sam Zell pledged $60 million to the University of Michigan to expand entrepreneurship programs for students and alumni.

CNN Money, July 1, 2015

The funds, coming from the Zell Family Foundation, will go to the Samuel Zell and Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at University of Michigan's Ross School of Business.

Financial Times, July 1, 2015

The Ross school at the University of Michigan has received a pledge of $60m from the Zell family to extend programmes at the school’s entrepreneurship centre, which already bears the Zell name.

Forbes, July 1, 2015

Students at the University of Michigan’s Samuel Zell and Robert H.