Archive for February, 2009

Wall Street Journal Online, among others: Profs. Ian MacMillan and Karl Ulrich Judges of Top Innovations List

February 23, 2009
Knowledge @ Wharton and Nightly Business Report have announced the “Top 30 innovations of the past 30 years.” Profs. Ian MacMillan and Karl Ulrich were involved as judges among other faculty. The list of “winners” was mentioned in over a dozen outlets including CIO, Philadelphia Daily News and the Wall Street Journal online. MORE

6ABC: Wharton SBDC Director Featured In Report

February 23, 2009
Wharton SBDC director Therese Flaherty was seen on 6ABC in a report on the economy’s impact on inner city small businesses. MORE

Wall Street Journal: Wharton SBDC’s Consulting Program Highlighted

February 23, 2009
The Wharton SBDC’s consulting program is the lead example in an entrepreneurship special section. The article details the experience of client Julian Krinsky Camps & Programs working with MBA consultants. MORE

MSNBC: WEP Instructor Lawrence Gelburd on “Your Business”

February 23, 2009

WEP Instructor Lawrence Gelburd appears on the start up focused TV program, “Your Business.” 

A frequent guest on the show,

Gelburd serves as a small business

expert panelist. MORE



Philadelphia Inquirer: Wharton VIP & SBDC Advisor’s De-Mining Robot Receives Funding

February 18, 2009

Government funding is announced for further development of the de-mining robot developed by Humanistic Robotics co-founder Samuel Reeves, a Wharton undergrad alumnus and former Venture Initiation Program member who now serves as an advisor with the Wharton Small Business Development Center. MORE

“Get It Started”, Feb 2009: Bridge to Innovation; Developing Web-Based Services

February 3, 2009

Some of this month’s stories include: “Bridge to Innovation” about WEP and Weiss Tech House collaboration, “Four Days + Four Nights = Six Businesses” detailing Prof. Karl Ulrich’s Wharton West workshop, and the featured clip “WEP in Action: Developing Web-Based Services.”