Posts Tagged ‘venture capital’

“Get it Started!”: African entrepreneurship, Green Tech and Sustainability in June issue

June 20, 2008

 

Some of this month’s stories include: “Getting Their Hands Dirty”:  Students Help Wharton Small Business Development Center Client Help Farmers; “Coming Clean”: Wharton Entrepreneurial Alums See Opportunities in Aging Boomers, Greening Economy;  “WEP in Action”: Wharton’s Iffy Mba on Entrepreneurship in Africa and West Philadelphia. MORE

 

 

 

 

 
 
 

 

 

 

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VentureWire: Wharton alums raise more than $25M in VC funding

June 18, 2008

Congrats to Will West (WG89) of Control4 and Brett Hurt (WG99) of BazaarVoice who raised $20M & 7.1M in funding.  MORE (Control4): http://venturebeat.com/2008/06/17/control4-gives-you-control-over-your-home-devices-raises-20m/. MORE (BazaarVoice0: http://venturebeat.com/2008/06/18/bazaarvoice-raises-71-million-to-provide-brands-with-consumer-generated-content-options/

Venture Capital, Innovation in April issue of “Get it Started!” from Wharton Entrepreneurial Programs

April 25, 2008

Stories include: “Segway’s Dilemma”: Wharton “Innovation, Problem Solving & Design” Course Plumbs the Problems of Product Design; “VC Training Ground”: Wharton Team Makes Finals of Venture Capital Investment Competition; and “WEP in Action”: Wharton Business Plan Semi-Finalists YouTube Video MORE