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Michael Chmura

Abby Fabiaschi ’02 Author First Novel

Abby Fabiaschi ’02 is looking forward to the January publication of her new novel, I Liked My Life (St. Martin’s Press; January 31, 2017; hardcover), a poignant and fresh look at the fraught sacrifices of motherhood and the nuances of mourning between a hormonal teen and a powerful alpha male father. Written with the domestic…

Brianna Radicioni

Babson Professor Jay Rao to Speak at the Corporate Intrapreneur Summit in New York on September 9

Babson College Professor Jay Rao will co-lead a session about Enterprise Venture Design at the upcoming Corporate Intrapreneur Summit, alongside IDEO Cambridge Portfolio Director Katherine Londergan. Summit participants, including industry experts and individuals looking to create new business value and respond to competitors, will share best practices on how intrapreneurs can scale innovation and deliver…

Michael Chmura

Cramer Names Debi Kleiman To Board of Advisors

Debi Kleiman, executive director of Babson College’s Arthur M. Blank Center for Entrepreneurship and a veteran marketing executive with decades of global business and marketing leadership, will join Cramer, a brand experience agency based in Greater Boston, as a member of its board of advisors. “In marketing, the world of brand experiences is on fire. CMOs…

Brianna Radicioni

Babson Ranked Top College for Value by SmartAsset

SmartAsset, a New York technology company focused on personal finance, has ranked Babson College No. 4 for Best Value in Massachusetts, above WPI, Tufts University, Boston College, and more. Babson is ranked fourth only to Massachusetts Maritime Academy (No. 3), Harvard (No. 2), and MIT (No. 1). Babson is also ranked No. 4 for average…

Babson College PR

Babson College and the Noncompete Reform Debate in Massachusetts

After spending the last few weeks hearing our political leaders praise the ingenuity and the optimism that makes America great, I am even more proud to be working at Babson College – an institution with a mission to educate and support leaders of all kinds through the power of entrepreneurship — a force for economic…

Shannon Sweeny

Babson Hosts Summer Entrepreneurship Program for Bulgarian Students

Babson College is serving as host for a Summer Entrepreneurship Program (SEP) administered by the Institute of International Education, providing a short-term, non-degree, experiential learning opportunity for 30 Bulgarian students from all accredited universities in Bulgaria and for young professionals under 35 years-old. During five weeks of intensive entrepreneurship training, participants learn the business fundamentals…

Shannon Sweeny

Babson Business True Fit Raises $25M

True Fit, footwear and apparel’s discovery platform, announced a $25 million Series B financing from Jump Capital, Signal Peak Ventures, and Intel Capital. The new funding brings total investment in True Fit to $40 million and it will be used to serve rising demand and growth, as well as to drive continued innovation for retailers…

Shannon Sweeny

Director of Public Safety and Chief of Police, James Pollard, appointed North Atlantic Regional Director for the IACLEA

James Pollard, Director of the Public Safety Department and Chief of Police at Babson was sworn in as North Atlantic Region Director following the Annual Business Meeting of the International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators (IACLEA) on June 27, 2016. President Randy Burba gave the oath of office to Pollard at the end of…