May 2016
CBS to CEO: Entrepreneurship Through Acquisition

“One of the key misunderstandings of entrepreneurship is that it's all about daring founders risking everything to change the world.” Ryan Petersen ’08 of Flexport shares his story. 
Why Entrepreneurship at Columbia?

Lang Center Faculty Director Olivier Toubia explains why Columbia University is, and should be, the place for entrepreneurs who want to make a difference in the world. 
Meet the 2016 Lang Fund Recipients

Now in its 20th year, the Eugene M. Lang Entrepreneurial Initiative Fund announced seed capital investments totaling $100,000 in two student ventures
The Creative Way This Firm Is Getting Female Investors into the Big Leagues (Andrea Turner Moffitt '07 and Deborah Jackson '80)
Fortune 
X.ai Raises $23 Million More for Amy, a Bot that Arranges Appointments (Alex Poon '06)
Forbes 
Saatva Included in Internet Retailer's Top 500 Guide and Ranked #1 in Merchant Category, Passing Honest Company, GoPro and Warby Parker (Ricky Joshi '06)
Marketwired 
RigUp’s Oil-Well Service Gets $15 Million Despite Oil Price Dip (Mike Witte '14)
The Wall Street Journal 
MetaProp NYC Kicks Off the Second Class of its Real Estate Accelerator with Lease Marketplace Flip (Zach Aarons '13, Susannah Vila '15, and Elias Wehbe '15)
TechCrunch 
Block Party Suites Establishes Partnership with AEG Midwest Partner to Bring the Jägermeister Live Lounge! to Summer Music Festivals (Steve Gilman '15)
PR Newswire 
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