Everest Climber Knew Many Of The Sherpa Guides Killed In AvalancheThe world's highest mountain has seen its deadliest-ever disaster Friday.
UM's Wolverine Venture Fund Invests In Life Sciences StartupThe University of Michigan's Wolverine Venture Fund announced it has invested in NeuMoDx Molecular Inc., an Ann Arbor based company developing a new platform for high-speed, low-cost molecular testing for medical diagnostics.
UM Awards Student Startups $113K In FundingFrom the world-changing to the humble to the just plain cool, dozens of business ideas were named winners of startup funding and grants totaling $113,000 Monday by the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business.
Ad, Healthcare Startups Get Investments From UM Student-Run Venture FundThe Zell Lurie Institute at the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business Friday announced that its student managed Zell Lurie Commercialization Fund has made two investments.
UM Zell Lurie Institute Names First Round Winners In Michigan Business ChallengeThe Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan Ross School of Business announced 18 teams will advance to the second round of the annual Michigan Business Challenge.
UM's Zell Lurie Institute Awards $26,000 To Student EntrepreneursThe Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan Ross School of Business today announced the recipients of the fall 2013 Mayleben Venture Shaping and Dare to Dream grant programs.
Consumers Less Satisfied with Food Manufacturers; Athletic Shoes ReboundCustomer satisfaction with food manufacturers slips for the first time in three years, according to a report released today by the American Customer Satisfaction Index.
Event Notices From Sept. 26The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan's technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.
Awards And Certifications From Sept. 19The latest awards and certifications earned by Michigan's technology-focused companies, institutions and groups
Business School Graduate In Detroit Values Networking For Career GrowthInvestment Guru Shailesh Kumar believes hard work, education and networking can grow a solid career.
UM's Wolverine Venture Fund Participates in $7 Million Series B Investment in ArborMetrixThe Wolverine Venture Fund -- managed by students at The Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan Ross School of Business -- announced it has invested in ArborMetrix, a provider of real-time healthcare analytics.
Customer Satisfaction With Airlines, Restaurants, Shipping Improves; Fast Food, Hotels StableMajor airlines do a better job of satisfying their passengers for a second straight year, according to a report released today by the American Customer Satisfaction Index organization in Ann Arbor.
UM Biz School Student Led Fund Invests in MytonomyThe Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan's Stephen M. Ross School of Business announced that its Social Venture Fund, the nation's first student-led impact investing fund, has participated in a seed stage round of financing in Mytonomy Inc., a video storytelling platform for college and career advising.
UM's Zell Lurie Institute Awards $112,000 To Student StartupsThe Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan's Stephen M. Ross School of Business Monday announced winners of the 30th Michigan Business Challenge and recipients of the Applebaum Dare to Dream Grants and Mayleben Family Venture Shaping Grants.
Plans Unveiled for 2013 Michigan Growth Capital SymposiumThe Michigan Growth Capital Symposium unveiled preliminary plans for the 2013 event, the Midwest's annual must-attend gathering to connect angel, seed and growth stage investors from across the United States with executives of early stage and emerging growth companies and related stakeholders. It is scheduled for May 21-22 at the Marriott Resort in Ypsilanti.