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FSU student to compete on TV’s Shark Tank

A Florida State University graduate student will appear on ABC’s Shark Tank next week. Michael Benarde is the winner of the Jim Moran College of Entrepreneurship’s 2020 InNOLEvation Challenge Business Model Competition. A native of West Palm Beach, Benarde graduated last year from Florida State University with his bachelor’s degree in political science, and he […]

New FSU master’s program to focus on sustainability

Florida State University’s Jim Moran College of Entrepreneurship is launching a new online major in the Master of Science program this fall to prepare students to help companies meet the demands of today but not at the expense of tomorrow. The Master of Science in Entrepreneurship, Social and Sustainable Enterprises will offer graduates an opportunity […]

Moran College to honor ‘7 Under 30’ entrepreneurs

The Jim Moran College of Entrepreneurship at Florida State University is set to honor seven recent graduates who are making their mark as entrepreneurs. The annual “7 Under 30” event will take place at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 18. The event acknowledges seven successful FSU alumni entrepreneurs who started businesses before the age of 30. […]

Jim Moran College announces winners of 2020 InNOLEvation Challenge business model competition

A device designed to prevent drinks from being spiked took top prize and a $10,000 award at this year’s InNOLEvation® Challenge business model competition. The Jim Moran College of Entrepreneurship hosted the competition last month and announced the winners, who began their quest for top prize last September. NightCap , which won Best Overall (Mark […]

FSU Jim Moran College of Entrepreneurship announces new collaborative master’s programs

The Florida State University Jim Moran College of Entrepreneurship announced the launch of two new graduate degree programs this week. Beginning this fall, the college will offer a Master of Science in Entrepreneurship (MSE) degree in Product Development and a Master of Science in Hospitality Entrepreneurship degree in conjunction with the Dedman School of Hospitality. […]

Putting a cap on Women’s History Month

Women’s hats are more than just a means of shielding skin from sunlight or protecting a hairdo. According to Professor Sherry Schofield of the Jim Moran College of Entrepreneurship at Florida State University, hats are also a way to trace women’s history through the decades. That’s part of the reason that Schofield and the college […]

FSU student-entrepreneurs compete at 2019 ACC InVenture Prize

**APRIL 18 UPDATE: FSU’s entrepreneurial team InnoHealth Diagnostics finished in the top 5 at the 2019 ACC InVenture Prize competition Wednesday night. The top award went to student-entrepreneurs from the University of Virginia, who also earned the People’s Choice Award. Ken Baldauf, director of FSU’s Innovation Hub, said InnoHealth’s student-entrepreneurs had a great experience, and […]