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Leatherby Center for Entrepreneurship hosts Tim Draper from Draper University

February 18, 2016 by | Leatherby Center

The Leatherby Center for Entrepreneurship and Business Ethics at the Argyros School of Business and Economics is hosting an even open to the entire Chapman community. Tim Draper, Founder of Draper Fisher Jurvetson and legendary Silicon Valley venture capitalist, is coming to Chapman University on Thursday, February 25th 2016. He will be guest speaking from 12pm -1:30pm about his new innovative curriculum

The Leatherby Center Hosts the Keith A. Pham Business Model Competition Chapman student and alumni startups get a boost with prize money, real-world experience and the opportunity to pitch to local investor groups

January 6, 2016 by | Leatherby Center

The Leatherby Center for Entrepreneurship and Business Ethics hosted the Keith A. Pham Business Model Competition on December 4, in which teams consisting of Chapman students and alumni competed for prize money and an opportunity to pitch to Angel investor groups. At the competition, the 10 finalists pitched their business models to a panel of

Join us at the MotorMood Launch Party on June 23!

June 18, 2015 by | Argyros School News

MotorMood, a student startup company out of the Leatherby Center for Entrepreneurship and Business Ethics, is officially launching its Kickstarter campaign. MotorMood was founded by Argyros School student Kina De Santis, who was recently nominated for the Orange County Business Journal‘s 2015 Women in Business Awards. The Chapman community is invited to hear MotorMood’s entrepreneurial

Chapman Startup Team Excelerate competes at California Dreamin’ Business Plan Competition

April 23, 2014 by | Leatherby Center

When I first came to Chapman as a broadcast journalism major, I thought I would be graduating after four years of school and be venturing into the entertainment industry. However, I find myself in the software industry recently winning the Leatherby Center’s Chapman University Business Plan Competition with my team, Excelerate, a software as service (SAS) and

Chapman University honors 2013 Entrepreneur of the Year Jeff Kearl

October 14, 2013 by | Argyros School News

ORANGE, Calif. — Chapman University’s Leatherby Center for Entrepreneurship will host its fourth annual Entrepreneur of the Year Award Dinner honoring serial entrepreneur, Angel investor, and venture capitalist Jeff Kearl. The dinner will take place Feb. 27, 2014, in Chapman University’s Sandhu Conference Center. Kearl is on the Board of Skullcandy and a board member

University of Houston takes first place for medical software firm in the California Dreamin’ Investor and Fast Pitch Business Plan Competition

May 7, 2013 by | Leatherby Center

ORANGE, CA – The California Dreamin competition, now in its second year at Chapman University, brought together students from top university entrepreneur programs around the country to prove that they have the best business plan. The event, by invitation only, took place April 26 and 27 and featured 25 schools competing for $230,000 in prize

An opportunity to network with female entrepeneurs at Aspirely

April 25, 2013 by | Leatherby Center

Aspirely will be hosting a Champagne Brunch on April 26, 2013 from 11:00am – 1:30pm.  Female entrepeneurs are invited to come meet the Aspirely Moms in a Champagne Brunch full of conversation, resources and connection. To register for the event, please go to the event registration page (use code FAF50 for 50% off). From the