Mar 20, 2017

National Business Families Day: Succession planning at EllisDon

Ivey hosted the 13th Annual National Business Families Day Celebration in London. Geoff Smith, the president of EllisDon Corporation, engaged in a fireside chat with David Simpson, director of the Business Families Centre at Ivey.
Mar 20, 2017

Ayush Vaidya, HBA '17: The beat of Entrepreneurship

​At a young age, Ayush Vaidya developed a passion for music. He tried his hand at rapping, but when that didn't work out he explored a different option: producing and selling beats. Soon, Beatcamp was born.
Mar 17, 2017

Laurina Zhang | Study shows the power of entrepreneurship training programs for women, minorities

New research, co-authored by Assistant Professor Laurina Zhang, shows that entrepreneurship programs have a more profound and long-term benefit for women and minorities than Caucasian men.
Mar 2, 2017

Institute Buzz: Entrepreneurship on a roll

Each new year brings a new verve of life to Ivey Entrepreneurship with a full roster of events and competitions. This year, we're building on what we do best but also expanding our horizons.
Feb 23, 2017

Ayush Vaidya, HBA '17: The beat of Entrepreneurship

Ayush Vaidya, HBA ’17 Candidate, is the winner of the 2017 Pierre L. Morrissette HBA Award in Entrepreneurship Scholarship and is hoping to launch an online marketplace for beats that connects recording artists and music producers.
Feb 22, 2017

Aunt Mary's Corp: Finding the right mix

Aunt Mary’s consist of three Ivey 2017 MBA candidates: Ryan Bauer, Erik Lapointe and Michael Palumbo, who are developing powdered beverage mixes that can balance and counteract the foul taste of medical marijuana and other essential oils.
Jan 30, 2017

Planning makes perfect: The winners of Ivey’s business plan competitions

An Ivey team won the IBK Capital – Ivey Business Plan Competition, while a Queen’s University team took first prize in the inaugural Spin Master – Ivey HBA Business Plan Competition. Both competitions ran January 20-21 as part of Ivey Entrepreneurship Weekend.
Jan 26, 2017

2017 Ivey Entrepreneurship Scholarship Recipients

The Institute hosted donors and recipients of the Ivey Entrepreneurship Scholarship Awards at Toronto's National Club on January 26, 2017. Meet our HBA and MBA recipients of the 2017 Entrepreneurship Scholarships.
Jan 21, 2017

2017 Spin Master - Ivey HBA Business Plan Competition

Team Iris Technologies from Queen’s University won $15,000 and first place at the inaugural Spin Master – Ivey HBA Business Plan Competition, held January 20-21, 2017.
Jan 21, 2017

2017 IBK Capital - Ivey Business Plan Competition

Aunt Mary’s Beverage Company from the Ivey Business School – Western University won CAD $15,000 and first place at the 2017 IBK Capital – Ivey Business Plan Competition held on January 20-21, 2017.