Entrepreneurs

Most Entrepreneurs Start Businesses Out of Opportunity, Not Necessity

Entrepreneurs / 2nd February 2018

A robust 74 percent of entrepreneurs around the world have started businesses in pursuit of an opportunity rather than out of necessity—this according to the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) 2017/18 Global...

Michelson 20MM Adds AdmitHub to its Expanding Investment Portfolio

Entrepreneurs / 24th January 2018

The Michelson 20MM Foundation is proud to announce the addition of AdmitHub to its expanding investment portfolio of education technology companies. The Boston-based startup has pioneered the creation of a conversational...

Practical Applications of the Best Value Methodology

Entrepreneurs / 15th January 2018

Canon Solutions America, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Canon U.S.A., Inc. today announces its participation in the 2018 Best Value Conference, a nationally recognized event that educates attendees on a leadership-based...

Fast-Growing Children’s STEAM Education Franchise Challenge Island® Expands to Singapore

Entrepreneurs / 5th January 2018

Challenge Island®, one of the fastest growing children’s educational franchises with 75 locations worldwide, has opened its newest global location in Singapore. Singapore is among the highest respected countries in the world...

SMS Assist Chief Product Officer Alex Rothman to Launch Theron Technology Solutions, LLC to Operationalize and Accelerate High-growth Companies

Entrepreneurs / 6th December 2017

Alex Rothman, a board member of SMS Assist, an end-to-end solution for property management, announced today that he has departed from his role as SMS Assist’s chief product officer and will...

Bank of Montreal and Royal Bank of Canada partner with the Creative Destruction Lab Montreal

Entrepreneurs / 29th November 2017

Bank of Montreal (BMO) and Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) are injecting $4 million into the Creative Destruction Lab Montreal (CDL-Montreal),  which helps innovators transition from science projects to high-growth companies. The CDL-Montreal was unveiled...

Michelson Runway EdTech Accelerator Call For Applications

Entrepreneurs / 27th November 2017

The Michelson 20MM Foundation is now accepting applications for its edtech accelerator, Michelson Runway. The application is open on F6S through January 5, 2018. Selected startups can receive up to $150K in equity investment, with...

Babson Professor Launches Entrepreneur ETF, Touts New “Entrepreneur Factor”

Entrepreneurs / 23rd November 2017

Babson College Professor Joel Shulmanhas launched an “Entrepreneur 30” Exchange Traded Fund (ETF).  His innovative ETF holds a basket of the 30 largest Entrepreneur-led publicly-traded companies. The ETF was launched by...

“Stanford Pathfinders” to Launch on SiriusXM

Entrepreneurs / 20th November 2017

SiriusXM announced today the launch of “Stanford Pathfinders,” a new bi-weekly show with some of Stanford University’s most prominent alumni, featuring in-depth conversations about their life stories and paths to success. “Stanford...

Aisling Capital Closes $280 Million Fund to Improve Global Health

Entrepreneurs / 6th November 2017

Aisling Capital, a late-stage life sciences investment firm that partners with companies to successfully bring novel medical therapies to market, today announced the closing of its newest fund, with $280 million in...

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