Tag: Cofrin School of Business

UW-Green Bay dominates Two Rivers business idea competition

Sophomore Maria Arunkumar (Business Administration) and senior Sam Hunt (Mathematics) took first and second place, respectively, at the Light Up the Lakeshore Business Idea Competition, recently. Other UW-Green Bay students and alumni participating were Hannah Hastings ’18 (Accounting), Claire Bestul (Business Administration), Renee DeGrand (Business Administration) and Chelsea Georgia (Business Administration). The competition was supported […]

SBDC offers ‘Resolving Organizational Conflict’ workshop

The UW-Green Bay Small Business Development Center is offering the workshop “Resolving Organizational Conflict” as part of its 2018-2019 Supervisory Leadership Certificate program. The workshop is scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Advance Bus. & Mfg. Ctr., 2701 Larsen Road, Green Bay. For more information on registration, visit www.uwgb.edu/sbdc, […]

Alumnus Kober says UW-Green Bay made big impact

If elected lieutenant governor, Democrat and Kurt Kober ’01 (Business Administration)  pledges to make public education his number one priority. In his TV advertisement, Kober discusses the importance of education in his life, and asks his viewers to guess which public education experience (including UW-Green Bay) made the greatest impact in his life. The answer of course, […]

UW-Green Bay student hopes judges say ‘I do’ to wedding app idea

“A student at UW-Green Bay is taking her first step down the aisle on the way to her dream of being an entrepreneur. Maria Arunkumar is competing for a cash prize in the first Light Up the Lakeshore business idea competition in Two River. She gets to pitch her idea to the judges. It’s an […]

Days 7 to 10 at the EIA in Cascais, Portugal

Cofrin School of Business lecturer on Ryan Kauth is keeping the campus community informed about the progress of UW-Green Bay students and recent graduates at the European Innovation Academy. Here’s the latest: Marketing mentors arrived to the European Innovation Academy on Day 7 to help students prep for the Startup Expo, in which the students gave […]

UW-Green Bay student entrepreneur is ready to pitch wedding planning app

“Maria Arunkumar (Business Administration) is getting ready to take her business idea to Two Rivers on Thursday, August 2, 2018 to participate in the first Light Up the Lakeshore Business Idea Competition. She will be competing for a top prize of $1,000 as she goes against a group of other aspiring entrepreneurs; many of them […]

Supervisory Leadership Certificate program starts in September

Professional development workshops are offered through the UW-Green Bay’s Business Solutions’ 2018-2019 Supervisory Leadership Certificate program, scheduled to start in September 2018. Workshops are held from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Advance Bus. & Mfg. Ctr., 2701 Larsen Road, Green Bay. Cost of each workshop includes instruction, material, morning refreshments and lunch. For […]

Townhomes builds residential community next to Road America, SBDC helps to plan

Attention all motorsport maniacs! Trackside Townhomes is building a 24-unit residential community, which will neighbor the famous four-mile Road America race track near Elkhart Lake in Sheboygan County. Jason Miller, the developer, said he chose the location for the opportunity to hear the roar of the cars and the track it provides to the residents. […]

UW-Green Bay students and alumni to compete in Manitowoc’s business idea contest

UW-Green Bay students and recent alums were notified Wednesday afternoon, July 18, of their acceptance to pitch their pre-revenue business ideas on the evening of Thursday, August 2, in the Light Up the Lakeshore business idea competition in Two Rivers on the Neshotah Beach Rotary Pavilion. The competitors include Sam Hunt (Mathematics), Hannah Hastings ’18 (Accounting), Jennifer […]