Six student startups were selected from nearly 150 nationwide entries to advance to the final round in the 2014 Cupid’s Cup Business Competition.
UMD-Smith Executive Programs, NFL Design and Deliver Consumer Products Boot Camp
Some NFL players, including Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith UMD ’10, recently gathered in Baltimore for offseason training -- but not for the gridiron.
They worked on their business skills under the tutelage of experts from the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business.
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Jason Shrensky is an angel-in-residence at the Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship at the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business. He will be taking questions about securing funding, building your customer base, how the entrepreneurship landscape looks in this region, and more for the Washington Post’s Capital Business newspaper. Ask your question now. Join the live online chat on January 22, 2014 at noon.
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A better job search system. Destroyed iPhones. Email without boundaries. Bacon. Those were some of the business ideas from five student businesses who went head-to-head for $3,500 in funding in the fall Pitch Dingman Competition, Thursday, Nov. 21 at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business.
The Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship is the Smith School’s hub of innovation and entrepreneurship. Activities are focused on building a community of entrepreneurs – and that goal extends well beyond the Smith School to students, faculty and staff across campus; alumni; and entrepreneurs throughout the region.