eShip News – May 2024

eShip News – May 2024

Director’s Note: Summer mode

Summer has arrived in Ithaca. If you have any plans to come upstate, please let us know as we’d love to get together in person!  Students have mostly left for the summer, including to over 75 internships placed through our office.  Fall semester will be here before we know it!

-Zach Shulman ’87, JD’90
Director, Entrepreneurship at Cornell

Cornell Tech Announces Winners of its 2024 Startup Awards

Cornell Tech awarded four student startup companies with investments worth $100,000 each in its eleventh annual Startup Awards competition.

Cornell Tech, Dynamo on the East River, Has Incubated More Than 100 Startups But Can It Engineer Its Own Growth?

The city-seeded research campus on Roosevelt Island has been a quiet force in New York City’s tech economy yet is still little known even as students, faculty and alums play a crucial role in the booming AI marketplace.

Jeremy Brunner ’94: Growing a fourth-generation family business

Since 1929, Jeremy Brunner’s family has been in the business of manufacturing environmentally friendly gardening products, from fertilizers to lawn food and potting soil.

Startup Cornell Episode #32: Trisha Beher ’25

The newest episode of a podcast hosted by Entrepreneurship at Cornell, Startup Cornell, features Trisha Beher ’25, founder of Women Leaders of Color at Cornell and the Art Shine Foundation.

Armada Provides Support, Structure to Student Entrepreneurs

This semester, four freshmen founded an organization that provides a space for student entrepreneurs to build and think creatively.

Big Red Ventures shares portfolio updates at Annual Meeting

Big Red Ventures (BRV), Cornell University’s early-stage venture capital fund run by MBAs and other graduate students, presented its portfolio and announced a new investment during the Annual Meeting on April 18 at Cornell Tech.

Special thanks to our corporate sponsor partnerships

Entrepreneurship at Cornell is delighted to receive support from a wonderful group of Corporate Sponsor Partners who help make our work possible.