Tag: entrepreneurship

UofL hires entrepreneurs to guide inventions to market

The University of Louisville has hired “entrepreneurs-in-residence” (EIRs) to help guide research-backed inventions to market. The EIRs, under the UofL Office of the Executive Vice President...

UofL, partners launch regional entrepreneurship and innovation hub 

The University of Louisville and partners are creating a hub aimed at supporting and accelerating regional innovation and entrepreneurship, with a special focus on...

UofL student startup wins 5 Across pitch competition

University of Louisville-born startup Pascal Tags snagged the top prize at the 5 Across statewide pitch competition finals, held earlier this month.  The team took...

College of Business honors top entrepreneurs

UofL's business and engineering communities together celebrated entrepreneurship earlier this month when UofL's College of Business added two names to its prestigious Entrepreneurship Circle...

UofL student startup a finalist in national college inventor challenge

A University of Louisville student startup has been chosen as a finalist in the 2018 Collegiate Inventors Competition.  The startup, Pascal Tags, was founded by J.B....

Two UofL startups win Vogt Awards

Two University of Louisville-born startups are among the 2018 Vogt Award winners, each of whom will receive training, mentoring and $25,000 in funding. The UofL companies...

UofL researcher-entrepreneurs share experiences in new program

A new program at the University of Louisville aims to give researchers a little guidance when trying to commercialize innovations developed here. The Forcht Center...

UofL double-alum named Small Business Leader of the Year

University of Louisville double-alum Tendai Charasika has been named Small Business Leader of the Year by the city’s chamber of commerce, Greater Louisville Inc.  Charasika...

UofL-backed teams swim with the ‘sharks’ (and win)

University of Louisville-backed startups scored a one-two finish in this year’s “Venture Sharks” business pitch competition held on May 2. The companies, Innovative Therapeutix Inc....

Entrepreneurial high school students pitch ideas at UofL

Entrepreneurial high school students pitched their business ideas at the University University of Louisville this week as part of the 2018 Lt. Governor’s Entrepreneurship...