Post Tagged with: "entrepreneurship"

Perri Levine, right, and Ryan Fishel makes their pitch for CMDX Biopsy during last month's semifinal round of the Tulane Business Model Competition. CMDX Biopsy, Instapath Bioptics and Kaleyedos will compete for $25,000 in the competition's final round, which will take place on Thursday, April 20, at the New Orleans BioInnovation Center. (Photo by Guillermo Cabrera-Rojo)

Tulane Business Model Competition announces finalists

CMDX Biopsy, Kaleyedos and Instapath Bioptics will compete for $25,000 in the final round of the 2017 Tulane Business Model Competition.

April 5, 2017 ×
Justin Dangel, left, and Tulane alumnus Benjamin Swig, right, accept the grand prize from the Big Idea competition during New Orleans Entrepreneur Week on Friday (March 24) for their startup, Ready Responders. (Photo provided)

EMBA alum wins top prize at New Orleans Entrepreneur Week

It takes approximately nine minutes for an ambulance to reach the scene of a medical emergency, but Freeman School alum Benjamin Swig (PHTM ’09, MBA ’16) has an idea that will cut that time to just five minutes.

March 28, 2017 ×
???? ???? makes her pitch for Unpackd, a clothing rental service developed in New Product Development in the Hospitality Industry, a new MBA course.

New course explores the process behind new products

What does it take to create a successful product? According to John Clarke, it’s probably not what you think.

February 22, 2017 ×
The Freeman School plans to offer executive and professional programs and launch hospitality entrepreneurship initiatives in space at the New Orleans Culinary & Hospitality Institute, located at 725 Howard Ave.

Downtown expansion on the menu as Freeman joins planned hospitality hub

Freeman is planning a new hospitality entrepreneurship initiative at NOCHI unlike traditional hospitality management programs. Instead it will use the hospitality industry to gain new insights and solve problem across business disciplines and industries.

February 14, 2017 ×
Sid Pulitzer, left, receives the 2011 Tulane Outstanding Entrepreneur of the Year Award from John Elstrott.

An entrepreneur’s guide to life

Sid Pulitzer has a tradition. On the first day of his Entrepreneurial Management class, he asks his students how many would object to becoming wealthy in an honest way. If no hands go up, he tells them they’ve qualified to stay in the class.

December 19, 2016 ×
Chris Papamichael, left, and Matt Schwartz received the Tulane Distinguished Entrepreneur of the Year Award at the Lepage Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation’s annual Award Gala. The ceremony took place April 15 at the Audubon Tea Room.

Domain Cos. founders and charter school exec honored as Entrepreneurs of the Year

The A. B. Freeman School of Business at Tulane University honored real estate developers Chris Papamichael (BSM ’96) and Matt Schwartz (BSM ’99) as Tulane Distinguished Entrepreneurs of the Year […]

April 16, 2016 ×
Jazz Fest poster has Freeman School roots

Jazz Fest poster has Freeman School roots

In the 38 years since its debut, the official New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival poster has become as much a part of the annual celebration as Irma Thomas, Crawfish […]

April 25, 2013 ×
MBA grads go whole hog into new venture

MBA grads go whole hog into new venture

The local food movement is gaining popularity among foodies nationwide. In Louisiana, it seems like old hat. Whether they are eating fresh-caught shrimp, creole tomatoes or Ponchatoula strawberries, Louisianians feel […]

May 31, 2012 ×
A bicycle built for business

A bicycle built for business

Rob Lynch (MBA ’12) didn’t just start a new business in New Orleans. He helped start a new industry. Lynch is the founder of Bike Taxi Unlimited, which last year […]

May 18, 2012 ×
Elstrott honored with dedication of elementary school in India

Elstrott honored with dedication of elementary school in India

John Elstrott’s name has been synonymous with entrepreneurship education at the Freeman School for more than 25 years. Now, thanks to a California-based company, Elstrott’s name is synonymous with education […]

April 3, 2012 ×