“Garo Yepremian” were the two least-likely words I would have expected to hear during a panel discussion this week at the 34thannual Michigan Growth Capital Symposium, which drew 450 investors.
It seems like a dream scenario for a startup: Sales surge, and business takes off. But then what? Any number of things can turn a small business into a rapid success.
As companies recognize the need for innovation they are increasingly warming to entrepreneurial talent. MBA recruiters are now on the lookout for start-up experience.
The Michigan Venture Capital Association touted the continued success of venture backing in the state in a new report, but also warned of gaps in available capital down the line as companies contin
London School of Economics will open a new centre in the UK capital dedicated to social entrepreneurship after receiving a £30 million donation from hedge fund founder Paul Marshall.
On a late Friday afternoon earlier this month, a dozen students crowded around a table in an office overlooking New York City’s Madison Square Park.
Venture capital funds have been flourishing at business schools and a new focus is pushing them to pour investment into socially impactful ventures.
State legislators have backed off a plan to end funding for venture capital firms from two state funds created during the Granholm administration to help diversify the economy.
When you think of the University of Michigan Ross School of Business, entrepreneurial prestige might not be your first thought.
These days you can’t walk the hallways or classrooms of a business school campus and not overhear excited conversations among MBA students about their business plans and startup ideas.