GW Student Wants to Make Starting a Business Easier for People with Disabilities

December 23, 2016

GW Student Wants to Make Starting a Business Easier for People with Disabilities

GW in Top 50 Colleges for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

December 06, 2016

GW in Top 50 Colleges for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

While you're doing homework, these students are building businesses.

November 20, 2016

The GW Hatchet While you're doing homework, these students are building businesses.

This Immigrant Entrepreneur's Startup Connects Companies And Causes With Lawmakers

November 20, 2016

This Immigrant Entrepreneur's Startup Connects Companies And Causes With Lawmakers

Too few inventors are getting their devices to market. Here's what George Washington University is doing about it.

September 27, 2016

Washington Business Journal Too few inventors are getting their devices to market. Here's what George Washington University is doing about it.

Social Driver - 2016 Washington Family Business Award Honoree

August 03, 2016

www.smartceo.com Co-founders Thomas Sanchez and Anthony Shop built Social Driver on three core beliefs: The future is bright, progress is a social driver, and drivers make history. “We are optimists who believe that when smart, passionate people work toward a goal, anything is possible,” Sanchez says. “We choose not to be passengers, sitting on the sidelines wondering, ‘What will they come up with next?’ Instead, we are drivers, making that future we are so excited to be a part of.”

Meet The MBA Grad Leading America’s LGBT Business Community

August 03, 2016

www.businessbecause.com Anthony Shop co-founded his digital agency with his husband during his MBA at the George Washington University School of Business.

Aperiomics is Awarded "Health & Life Sciences Innovator of the Year" by Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce

July 08, 2016

2016 Greater Washington Innovation Awards Aperiomics was selected from among five finalists as the Health & Life Sciences Innovator of the Year by the Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce in their 2PndP Annual Greater Washington Innovation Awards. According to Northern Virginia Chamber President and CEO, Jim Corcoran, these award winners “represent the most forward thinking companies in our region. They are shaping the future of business as we know it.”

GWU Venture Winner HomeGrown Farms Capitalizes on Sustainable Farming

July 01, 2016

GWU Venture Winner HomeGrown Farms Capitalizes on Sustainable Farming

Networking 101: Utilizing your City Resources for Success with Lex McCusker

June 10, 2016

Universal Student Fund Podcast In season 1 episode 6 Lex McCusker, Director of the GWU New Venture Competition discusses how he got started in entrepreneurship, the purpose and value of business competitions, and the importance of networking in order to get your business off the ground. Find more information about the GWU New Venture Competition here: newventure.gwu.edu/winners-archive. Also, feel free to e-mail Lex McCusker at [email protected] for further questions.

Best friends find work together farming - in a storage container

June 10, 2016

Philly.com
Sure, Parth Chauhan likes providing unblemished, just-picked lettuce, kale, cilantro, and other herbs and vegetables to his South Jersey community. Best friends find work together farming - in a storage container. And although the 25-year-old is sold on the concept - "This is a way for us to be on the cutting edge of technology," he said - starting HomeGrown Farms was just as much about satisfying his desire to work with his lifelong best friends, Raghav Garg and Zeel Patel.

The 13 Hottest Cities for Entrepreneurship

June 06, 2016

Inc.com
The latest entrepreneurship study has some good news for the U.S. economy: startup growth is healthier than it's been in years.

50 Most Innovative Business Schools in America

June 01, 2016

Business Management Degree.net
Business schools across the U.S. realize how crucial innovation, entrepreneurship, creativity and critical thought are to pushing the business world forward. In an effort to stay ahead of the curve, the country’s top business schools have also identified the increasing influence factors such as new technology, globalization and sustainability have on the world economy.

‘Angels’ Send NVC Finalists to Big Idea CONNECTpreneur Forum

May 18, 2016

GW Impact
Thanks to the generosity of a local entrepreneur and two GW alumni, the 2016 finalists in the GW New Venture Competition (NVC) were invited to attend the Big Idea CONNECTpreneur XVIII Forum, one of the region’s largest networking events for entrepreneurs.

The Next New Venture: A Fresh Way to Farm

April 20, 2016

GW Today
HomeGrown Farms may provide a glimpse of the future of farming. And while it is certainly green, it is not the rolling acres that the word “farm” usually connotes.

Rather than the wide sky and ranging fields of the bucolic imagination, HomeGrown exists—like a leafy, high-tech Narnia—inside a 320-square-foot shipping container in New Jersey. Kale, spinach, arugula, fresh herbs and other greens grow year-round under LED lights in baths of nutrient-rich water.

Don't Be Afraid to Ask - Jim Chung

December 01, 2016

Don't Be Afraid to Ask - Jim Chung

GIST TechConnect Your Startup Priorities: The Five Most Important Steps for Your Venture

November 13, 2016

GIST TechConnect Your Startup Priorities: The Five Most Important Steps for Your Venture

Andrew Perlman @ 100 Mentor Match-up

November 01, 2016

Andrew Perlman @ 100 Mentor Match-up

Nobel Peace Prize Winner Muhammad Yunus at GW

October 27, 2016

Nobel Peace Prize Winner Muhammad Yunus at GW

Angel, VC, and PE Investors Panel - 10.18.16

October 18, 2016

Angel, VC, and PE Investors Panel - 10.18.16

Social Entrepreneurship with Tom Raffa 9.21.16

September 21, 2016

Social Entrepreneurship with Tom Raffa 9.21.16

Tim Hwang, 2017 NVC Kick-off - 9.7.16

September 07, 2016

Tim Hwang, 2017 NVC Kick-off - 9.7.16

Fadi Ghandour DEAA Acceptance Speech - 4.19.16

April 19, 2016

Fadi Ghandour DEAA Acceptance Speech - 4.19.16

Gary Swart Keynote Address - 2016 GW NVC - 4.19.16

April 19, 2016

Gary Swart Keynote Address - 2016 GW NVC - 4.19.16

Startup Career Panel with 2U, Inc. - 3.3.16

March 03, 2016

Startup Career Panel with 2U, Inc. - 3.3.16