News Coverage

ChicagoInno, April 1, 2016

Chicago is a Big Ten city, a fact confirmed when walking down Clark Street in Wrigleyville and Lincoln Park on a Saturday during college football or basketball season.

Crain's Detroit Business, April 1, 2016

Two startup companies owned by University of Michigan students won a combined $430,000 in early stage investments over the weekend, at the national Rice Business Plan Competition in Houston.

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. 

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.