13 11, 2018

Alumni to support WVU start-up and entrepreneurship efforts 

By |2018-11-13T08:21:46+00:00November 13th, 2018|Foundation-support, West Virginia|0 Comments

John Chambers, a West Virginia native and West Virginia University alumni, was announced last week as a major supporter behind WVU's efforts to promote entrepreneurship and business growth in the state. Along with his knowledge, Chambers will share substantial financial resources with the university, which has renamed their College of Business and Economics in his honor. “I’ve [...]

25 09, 2018

WVU board OK’s $1.8 M for Startup Engine business program

By |2018-09-25T11:17:40+00:00September 25th, 2018|West Virginia|0 Comments

The WVU Board of Governors approved spending $1.8 million to lease and renovate space to house the College of Business and Economics Startup Engine. Startup Engine will be a business startup accelerator program. The renovated retail space in the University Place student housing complex will hold space for business incubation, co-working and a “live experiential [...]