News Coverage

mLive, September 1, 2014

The Zell Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan's School of Business announced that its Social Venture Fund has participated in a Series AA round of financing for

TechCentury, September 1, 2014

The University of Michigan’s Social Venture Fund announced an investment in Loveland Technologies, a Detroit-based web mapping technology developer with a social-impact focus.

xconomy, August 1, 2014

The University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business and College of Engineering have teamed up to launch the Desai Family Accelerator, which will help support early-stage ventures with mentorship a

dBusiness, August 1, 2014

When Entrepalooza — a symposium highlighting entrepreneurship and venture capital leaders — first launched at the University of Michigan in 2001, the event largely drew an audience of community mem

Crain’s Detroit Business, August 1, 2014

Plans for the new Desai Family Accelerator at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor were officially unveiled last week.

physorg, August 1, 2014

With water risk rising in some companies and basins as a more urgent problem than climate change, University of Michigan researchers have worked out a way to measure how it affects stock volatility

Crain’s Detroit Business, August 1, 2014

The University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business is holding its annual free, open-to-the-public symposium on entrepreneurship, called Entrepalooza, Sept. 12 at the Michigan League.

Global University Venturing, July 1, 2014

Michigan University's student-led Zell Lurie Commercialisation Fund is investing in AdAdapted.

Executive Insight, July 1, 2014

ArborMetrix, Inc. announced that it has increased its Series B financing by $1.3 million to allow Renaissance Venture Capital Fund and Detroit Innovate to participate.

Poets & Quants, July 1, 2014

Want to create a company but not sure where to begin? Here’s an idea: Crack these books at the beach or before that summer barbecue for a crash course in startups.