David Brophy, director of the Center for Venture Capital and Private Equity at the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan, is one of the godfathers of the local VC community, having
David Brophy, a finance professor at the University of Michigan, wants to take 15 early-stage tech companies to school in the prestigious Ross School of Business, and it won't cost them a penny.
Between research, teaching and talent development, elite MBA programs might be one of the most important cogs in the growth of impact investing.
The Desai Accelerator is a joint effort between the Ross college and the college of engineering at the University of Michigan.
There are three types of decisions that you will ever make - good decisions, bad decisions and a third category of the worst kind, no-decisions.
A University of Michigan student startup is attempting to modernize the process of safely getting home alone by developing a peer-to-peer app called Companion, which allows users to connect with fa
An old-school request for some show-and-tell — which led to a 14-year-old boy controlling a motorized Lego car with his mind — has led to a commitment of at least $285,000 from a prominent national
Edtech startup Querium has received an early stage bridge round of funds from the University of Michigan’s Social Venture Fund, among other investors.
Querium Corp., an e-learning software maker, has completed a $720,000 financing to improve its product as well as boost sales and marketing efforts. The Austin company indicated Thursday that the f
The Social Venture Fund, a student-led venture fund at the University of Michigan’s Samuel Zell & Robert H.