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Columbia Business School Entrepreneurs Enter the Shark Tank

School News | June 16, 2014

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Elevator Pitch: An Above-Average Digitization Concept?

Media Mentions | June 13, 2014 | Fox Business

Allison Strouse ’14 pitches Yarly, a venture that seeks to streamline and personalize the process of photo digitization, to a panel of Risk & Reward judges.

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Incubating Impact: Why a New York City Program's Pairing MBAs and Social Enterprise

Media Mentions | June 11, 2014 | Forbes

Nell Debevoise ’12 and Yael Silverstein ’13 founded Inspire Impact, a 10–week program that pairs MBA students with nonprofits and for–profit mission–driven companies, provides a business advisory service and a competitive boost to social enterprise.

Topics: Entrepreneurship, Social Enterprise | Read Article

Yoox CEO: ‘I Was Going to Do the Internet in a Beautiful Way’

Media Mentions | June 02, 2014 | Fortune

Yoox founder Federico Marchetti ’99 says that the entrepreneurial education he received at Columbia inspired him to turn his vision of joining the fashion world and the internet into a $605 million business.

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Judges Weigh in on Tiny Kitchen Brands

Media Mentions | May 23, 2014 | Fox Business

Philip Crouse ’12 pitches his organic beverage startup, Tiny Kitchen Brands, to a panel of expert entrepreneurs and investors.

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Student Startups Road-Test 'Perfect Pitches'

Media Mentions | May 20, 2014 | Crain's New York Business

The School’s winners and runners–up in Crain’s Pitch Perfect competition share the lessons they have learned and progress their startups have made in the last year.

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Elevator Pitch: Perkla’s Online Student Discounts

Media Mentions | May 08, 2014 | Fox Business

Justin Belmont ’14 pitches his retail discount startup, Perkla, which aims to make it easier for student discounts to be applied in online shopping.

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iAngels Wants to Help You Co-Invest with 'the Smartest People in the Room.' This Room Just Happens to Be in Israel

Media Mentions | May 07, 2014 | New York Business Journal

iAngels, a startup crowdfunding platform founded by Mor Assia ’11, allows investors to back high–performing ventures in the burgeoning Israeli tech scene.

Topics: Entrepreneurship, World Business | Read Article

Kwoller, a Tinder for Fashion Price-Tracking, Launches at Disrupt NY

Media Mentions | May 06, 2014 | TechCrunch

Tim Bernal ’14 and Brian Louko ’14 aim to simplify mobile commerce with their new price–tracking app, Kwoller, which learns user shopping preferences, suggests items based on these preferences, and alerts users to discounts.

Topics: Entrepreneurship, Media and Technology | Read Article

Sheena Iyengar Named Faculty Director of Eugene Lang Entrepreneurship Center

School News | May 05, 2014

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