Alumni Network Hosts Back to Business Speaker Series

Members of the Alumni Network Executive Committee from L-R: Amber Morlan, Vice Chair of Events; Joshua Pollack, Owner and Founder of Rosenberg’s Bagels & Delicatessen; Keri Ungemah, BSAN Chair; Curtis Edwards, Vice Chair of Programs Kicking off the Business School Alumni Network’s Back to Business Speaker Series, Joshua Pollack, owner and founder of Rosenberg’s Bagels […]

Student Profile: Rob Carpenter

Rob Carpenter is an exceptional individual who has used the education he is receiving from the CU Denver Business School to become a very successful entrepreneur. Rob received his undergraduate degree in Entrepreneurship from Northern Michigan University and will complete his Master’s in Business Administration next summer with an emphasis in Enterprise Technology Management. He […]

Scientists ‘Ink’ A Win

Firm that turns algae into ink takes top prize at Jake Jabs Center for Entrepreneurship Business Plan Competition DENVER—Inspiration can strike in odd, even mundane, places. For biologist-turned-entrepreneur Scott Fulbright, it was in the greeting card aisle. “I was getting a card for my grandmother,” he said. “I thought, ‘We could actually use algae as […]

Idea for renewable printer ink wins first prize at CU Denver Jake Jabs Center competition

Jake Jabs Center for Entrepreneurship Business Plan Competition awards start-up businesses with prize money DENVER (June 11, 2015) –An idea to turn algae that grows in ponds and oceans into sustainable and renewable ink won first prize yesterday in the Jake Jabs Center for Entrepreneurship Business Plan Competition at the University of Colorado Denver Business […]

Business Plan Competition helps shape bagel shop into winner

NOSH @ ROSENBERG’S DELI Authentic NY bagels in Denver? They’re here, thanks to Josh Pollack and lessons he learned through CU Denver Business School DENVER—It’s mid-morning on a Friday and you stroll in for a bagel and a chat with Denver’s newest bagel-shop proprietor. You find a spot in line—pretty far back, since the line […]

Three Great Plans Received Honorable Mention at Business Plan Competition

The six finalists were not the only ones to win something in the 2014 Jake Jabs Center for Entrepreneurship Business Plan Competition. In addition to the $21,500 prize money awarded to the six finalists, three entrepreneurs were awarded $1,000 each for excelling in three different categories. The Posner Social Entrepreneurship Award The Posner Social Entrepreneurship […]

Algae Oil Makers Win Jake Jabs Center’s Business Plan Competition

Use waste from breweries to make supplements A novel way to create vegan spreads, cheese and dietary supplements using waste from breweries and ethanol plans won first prize Thursday in this year’s Business Plan Competition, sponsored by the Jake Jabs Center for Entrepreneurship at the University of Colorado Denver Business School. Daniel Higgs and Benjamin […]