News Coverage

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.

Detroit Free Press, July 1, 2015

The University of Michigan's business school is set to receive $60 million from the Zell Family Foundation, which has now donated more than $150 million to the university over the years.

Xconomy, July 1, 2015

The University of Michigan’s Zell Lurie Commercialization Fund announced Friday that it has invested $50,000 in Ann Arbor, MI’s Reveal Design Automation, a university spin-out working in the area o

Detroit News, July 1, 2015

A $60 million gift is headed to the University of Michigan’s business school to extend an entrepreneurial studies programs and create a $10 million seed fund for student business ventures.

Entrepreneur, July 1, 2015

An entrepreneur’s work never ends, so many of you might not be taking summer vacations this year.

Crain’s Detroit Business, June 1, 2015

What's metro Detroit native Brad Keywell going to do with the millions he has made from launching Groupon and other tech companies? Give away most of it.

Xconomy, June 1, 2015

Last summer, the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business and College of Engineering announced the creation of a new accelerator that would be open to any startup—no university affiliation

BusinessBecause, May 1, 2015

Entrepreneurs are investing in a business education.

Business Because, May 1, 2015

As entrepreneurs warm to business school education top universities are helping to provide access to venture capital so that start-ups can scale.