Featured Student Business: Gaudium

What is your name and the name of your business? My name is Daniel Lloreda, Class of  ’15.  Email info@shopgaudium.com for business inquiries. Our business is Gaudium. Please visit us at www.shopgaudium.com. What’s the mission or description of your business? Gaudium is a men’s luxury clothing brand. All our clothing is made from the most premium…

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Featured Alumni Business: Moodsnap

What’s your name, and the name of your business? I’m David Blutenthal, Founder and CEO of Expressionality Inc. We provide value B2C in the form of “personalized social” music experiences for music consumers, and B2B through emotive targeting opportunities and delivering behavioral music intelligence to brands and advertisers. The company’s flagship product is Moodsnap –…

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Startup Rounds Competition Launched For Babson Entrepreneurs

The Babson Entrepreneurship Club (BEC) is offering a new kind of business contest on a platform created specifically for startups. BEC Co-president and Babson MBA 2014 candidate Paul Hammond has been working on Startup Rounds for the past several months, and recognizes that there is no better place to first use the software than at…

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A Small Country Making A Big Impact

By: Haya Alzaid Country Director/Babson-Rwanda Entrepreneurship Center National Coordinator/Global Entrepreneurship Week Rwanda Most people would be surprised by the fact that a country of Rwanda’s size could generate a great amount of energy and excitement around entrepreneurship. But a country that has seen 7.6% annual growth in the last 10 years and is considered one…

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Babson Dedicates John and Alice Butler Venture Accelerator

Babson will today dedicate the John E. and Alice L. Butler Venture Accelerator, which supports and advances student entrepreneurial businesses in each phase of their startup venture—from opportunity exploration and pursuit with an action plan to the ultimate launch.  Ceremonies will take place at 2:30 pm at The Arthur M. Blank Center for Entrepreneurship at…

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World Summit on Innovation and Entrepreneurship

President Schlesinger is among the speakers at today’s session of the World Summit on Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Boston.  His session focuses on Writing the Future: Trends and Traditions of the Innovation Nation. What will be the result of today’s shake-up of the world’s banks, financial markets and core industries? Some nations, regions and cities…

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Why Food Entrepreneurship Matters

Food Sol Director Rachel Greenberger (http://www.foodsol.org/; @Food_Sol; @businessforfood) posts a Food Day blog on the importance of entrepreneurial leadership in bringing tangible change to the global food systems marketplace. Food Day is a nationwide celebration and a movement for healthy, affordable,  and sustainable food. Rachel’s Food Day blog:  http://www.foodday.org/why_food_entrepreneurship_matters

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Babson Alumnus and Entrepreneur Honored by the White House

Babson Alumnus Shonak Patel ’06 of Boston will be honored by the White House as one of twelve AmeriCorps alumni that are “Champions of Change.” These twelve AmeriCorps alumni will be recognized for how they have applied their service experience to their careers and for the impact they have made in their communities. Patel is…

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Featured Alumni Business: Ovatemp, LLC

Name Of Business: Ovatemp, LLC Tagline: Listen to your body. Mission/Description: Enable women to free themselves from the side effects of birth control and pregnancy achievement drugs through the Fertility Awareness Method (FAM). Alumni Name and Contact Information: Daniel Graf MBA’2012 dgraf@ovatemp.com p: 857-255-3300, ext. 313 m: 617-678-7876 Located: Newton, MA Founder’s Past Life/Business: Daniel…

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Babson in Company of Harvard and Stanford on Forbes’ List of the Most Entrepreneurial Colleges

Forbes Editor Michael Noer comments on the methodology behind the Forbes’ list of America’s Top Colleges and the Forbes list of The Most Entrepreneurial Colleges. To create The Most Entrepreneurial Colleges list, Forbes partnered with LinkedIn to find the schools with the most alumni who were founders of companies with ten or more employees. The top…

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