A feverish pace set in Entrepreneurship

Here's the Fall, 2010 semester By the Numbers:
  • Two Entrepreneurship CAMs had 47 students…that’s 43 percent of all second year MBA candidates.
  • 19 students in CAM I went to Austin and met with John Butler of ICC, Joe Longino of White Oaks, the managers of the Tech Ranch and the UT Incubator, and many others  
  • 28 students in CAM II went to Silicon Valley and toured Tesla, met with Bill Harlan of Bond Winery, Dan Gordon of Gordon Biersch, Peter Mercatullio of SRI and many others
  • 47 students visited AVID Medical and Mike Sahady in Toano 
  • 56 presentations were made to both CAMs by guests including entrepreneurs, intrepreneurs, capital providers, investors and CEOs
  • 42 Executive Partners served as mentors to students and judges for business plan presentations
Among other entrepreneurship activities:
  • 16 students are working on 12 entrepreneurship consulting projects for profit and non-profit institutions
  • 16 Undergraduate Business students took a course in entrepreneurship taught by Dick Ash
  • 4 new clients were added to the James City County Incubator
  • More than 70 people attended and participated in the Alan B. Miller Entrepreneurship Center Launch in October, including the opening speech by Thomas Jefferson himself
  • 4,883 people received the first newsletter sent by the Entrepreneurship Center, which featured the Launch ceremonies and provided links to videos on the new website.
  • 21 members of the MBA Entrepreneurship Club toured the James City County Incubator, managed by W&M
  • 11 students attended meetings of the New Dominion Angels and participated in the presentation evaluations 
  • 28 Executive MBA students took the Entrepreneurship course.