June 4, 2010  

Michael Dwork '07 Wins First Annual Crain's New York Business Perfect Pitch Competition

VerTerra's founder won first place in the first annual Crain's New York Business Perfect Pitch Competition, held at Columbia Business School on May 25. Read more . . .

Four Ventures are Selected for Investment by The Lang Fund Board

Congratulations to this year's Lang Fund Recipients Read more . . .

Lang Fund Finalist Joshua Brody '10 is Selected to Take Advantage of Free Office Space at Corporate Suites Business Center

Corporate Suites Business Centers, one of the leading serviced office space providers in Manhattan, partnered with The Eugene Lang Entrepreneurship Center this year to provide one lucky Lang Fund Finalist with 6 months of free office space for up to four people. Read more . . .

The Columbia Community Business Program Provides Training and Support to Local Entrepreneurs

Columbia Business School held a luncheon in May to honor participants in a new two-year program that helps mid-sized businesses and not-for-profit organizations in Upper Manhattan. APPLY to the program today!
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Ntiedo Etuk '02 Receives Crain's Top Entrepreneur Award

Ntiedo “Nt” Etuk’s aha moment did more than turn him into an entrepreneur. "Educational companies create tools to help teachers do their jobs, but they don’t give students the tools they need in the format they want,” says Mr. Etuk. Read more . . .

Student Profile: Sexton Mason '11, Founder of Relationship Website Moonit.com

Sexton Mason '11 launched Moonit in mid September 2009 as a semi-finalist at the TechCrunch50 conference in San Francisco. At present Moonit has three full time and four part time employees. Read more . . .

The Entrepreneurial Sounding Board Program Offers Advise to Student and Alumni Entrepreneurs

The Entrepreneurial Sounding Board has grown to be one of our most popular initiatives, offering students and alumni the opportunity to discuss their ventures with practitioners affiliated with our global entrepreneurial community. Read more . . .

The Second Annual Columbia Venture Showcase

The Second Annual Columbia Venture Showcase, sponsored by the Lang Center and Columbia Technology Ventures was held on the evening of May 18th at the Offices of Reitler Kailas & Rosenblatt LLC, located in the Lipstick building in mid-town New York. Read more . . .