May 30, 2017

Entrepreneurs complete the 14th QuantumShift Program

The 14th edition of QuantumShift™ concluded on May 12, 2017 with another group of exceptional high-growth entrepreneurs.
May 29, 2017

Kickstarting a New Conversation

Social entrepreneurship is helping address some of the world's gravest problems. This phenomenon has also grown as an academic discipline and scholars are hoping their research can help further the impact of these social entrepreneurs.
May 29, 2017

Pathways to Practice

While entrepreneurship has manifested itself through the years in many forms across Western University, the launch of the Western Accelerator promises exciting times for entrepreneurs across campus.
May 24, 2017

Constructing a future through entrepreneurship

As Ivey and Western students, Mallorie Brodie and Lauren Lake used to wake up early before their 8:30 a.m. classes to conduct research, work on ideas, and begin shaping what would become their company.
Apr 13, 2017

Entrepreneurship training helps women, minorities

Assistant Professor Laurina Zhang’s research shows women and minorities are more likely to benefit from entrepreneurship training programs than Caucasian men.
Apr 12, 2017

An inside look at the Hult Prize Competition

Monique Tuin, an HBA2 student at Ivey set to graduate in 2017, wrote a blog about her experience competing in the Hult Prize with teammates Nandini Thogarapalli, fellow HBA2, and Victor Lal, Political Science student at Western University.
Apr 5, 2017

Blazing a trail for social entrepreneurship

The Ivey Business School’s Pierre L. Morrissette Institute for Entrepreneurship will host the top minds in the field of social entrepreneurship at an international academic symposium on April 6-8, 2017 at the Ivey Spencer Leadership Centre.
Apr 5, 2017

Aunt Mary's Corp: Finding the right mix

What started as a school project for the Ivey New Venture Project quickly evolved into a viable business idea. Aunt Mary’s, developed by MBA students Ryan Bauer, Erik Lapointe, and Michael Palumbo, strives to balance and counteract the foul taste of medical marijuana and other essential oils.
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.