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Global University Venturing, August 1, 2018

The Zell Lurie Founder's Fund, University of Michigan's $10m student-led, seed-stage venture fund, today invested $100,000 in Mindwell, a US-based producer of plant-based jerky.

VegNews, August 1, 2018

llyson Stewart and Bridget Henley, recent Masters of Business graduates at the University of Michigan, created legume-based jerky brand MINDWELL with millennials in mind.

Specialty Food Association, August 1, 2018

The University of Michigan has invested $100,000 in Chicago-based Mindwell Snacks LLC, a maker of plant-based jerky, reports Crain's Detroit Business.

Live Kindly, August 1, 2018

Woman-owned vegan jerky company Mindwell has received a $100,000 investment in order to change the way consumers see protein.

Business Wire, October 1, 2017

QuantumShift assembles up to 40 founders, owners and CEOs of private, high growth U.S.-based companies to boost their development through an intensive, five-day learning, networking and collaborati

Crain's Detroit Business, September 1, 2017

Eight startups in Ann Arbor are fine-tuning their business pitches for a chance to win $100,000 next month.

Xconomy, September 1, 2017

Sahi Cosmetics is currently operating out of Ann Arbor’s Startup Garage.

Marie Claire, September 1, 2017

Sahi, a ridiculously inclusive beauty brand that's fully devoted to "medium" skin tones - namely, those found in Latina, Arabic, Mediterranean, and Indian men and women, has the sole purpose of mak

Finsmes, August 1, 2017

Neurable, a Cambridge, Mass.-based brain-computer interface (BCI) technology startup, received an investment from the Zell Lurie Founders Fund at the Samuel Zell & Robert H.

Markets Insider, August 1, 2017

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Aug. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the Zell Lurie Founders Fund at the Samuel Zell & Robert H.