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Business School alumna opens Colorado’s only dedicated gluten-free brewery

Jake Jabs Center & CIBER Host Lloyd Lewan as keynote of inaugural “Best of Colorado” speaker series

“The greatest gift that anyone could ever receive is making the long walk from intelligence to wisdom,” said Lloyd Lewan, Ph.D., chairman of Lewan & Associates and pioneering dean of Semester at Sea. The Jake Jabs Center of Entrepreneurship and CIBER welcomed Lloyd Lewan, known as one of Colorado’s greatest entrepreneurs, to an intimate crowd […]

A timely ethics lesson from a seasoned entrepreneur

On April 5, 2017, Chris Franks, a local entrepreneur and business advisor hosted CU Denver Business School students for the April session of Lunch with Leaders (LwL). A new program sponsored by the Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative at the University of Colorado Denver Business School, LwL matches successful business owners with Business School students to […]

Veteran turned entrepreneur seeks investors, sends business plan to edge of space

Veteran-turned-MBA student takes creative approach to attract investors, turn dream into reality University of Colorado Denver MBA student Derek Safko noticed that simply saying “car wash business” is like tossing a wet blanket over potential investors. They often zone out before he can reveal the breadth of his plan to revolutionize the industry. So, Safko […]

Leadership and Entrepreneurship Maymester in Ireland gives Students Priceless Experience

After nearly two weeks of exploring and learning, the University of Colorado Denver Business School students are back from Ireland. From the 19th of May to the 31st, CU Denver Business School students were immersed in the culture of the Republic of Ireland in Dublin with excursions to Belfast in Northern Ireland as participants of […]

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 […]

Jake Jabs Lists Keys to Entrepreneurial Success

Traveling through Asia on a recent furniture-buying trip, Jake Jabs kept seeing the same low-backed couch in market after market. Feeling a hunch, he put in a bulk order and shipped the “strange-shaped” sofas to his American Furniture Warehouse (AFW) showrooms in Colorado and Arizona. “We sold 69 sets in the first two weeks,” he […]