Georgia State students flexed their entrepreneurial muscles taking first, second, third and honorable mentions at a recent pitch competition hosted at Clayton State University. Kenneth Wright, led the way pitching his product KleanCollar, an innovative fashion accessory designed to keep your collared shirts from getting the dreaded dirt ring. Wright’s pitch earned him a first place finish.… more »
Serial entrepreneur, author and master motivator Dr. William F. Pickard knows a thing or two about making big moves. In a forty-five year-long career, Dr. Pickard has built a reputation as a savvy businessman and community leader through his success in the automotive industry and other business pursuits.
Recently, the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Institute invited… more »
E-House is so much more than a residence hall. Provided in collaboration between University Housing at Georgia State University and the Entrepreneurship & Innovation Institute (ENI) at the J. Mack Robinson College of Business, the community offers undergraduate students not only a dormitory but also an environment that encourages them to act on their entrepreneurial… more »
Four ENI students placed in the top five at the Atlanta Startup Battle.
Three ENI students won prizes at Clayton State University’s recent Personal Elevator Pitch Competition.
Chaz Jenkins, a Robinson MBA student and graduate assistant with the Entrepreneurship & Innovation Institute, received a $2,500 scholarship from the National Black MBA Association.
The fall 2016 uVenture Challenge has wrapped up after a long month of hard work and, hopefully, growth among participants. The business model building competition began late September and after four grueling weeks, the winners have been chosen.
The latest uVenture Challenge, entitled uVenture Social Challenge, has kicked off with nearly 100 students registered to participate in the month-long business model design competition.
Congrats to Georgia State University student Robert Hatcher for winning first place in Clayton State University’s elevator pitch competition!
The Entrepreneurship & Innovation Institute, housed within the J. Mack Robinson College of Business at Georgia State University, recently hosted the Metro Atlanta Chamber’s quarterly Innovation & Entrepreneurship Advisory Committee meeting. The committee comprises senior leaders in the metro Atlanta area who share the goal of nurturing an entrepreneurial ecosystem between major corporations, mid-size companies, start-ups and universities to drive innovation.