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All In The News tagged "Close School of Entrepreneurship"

Once Homeless, Phila. Lawyer Creates Phone App to Give Back

Charles Sacco, entrepreneur in residence and director of external relations for the Close School as well as director of the Baiada Institute, was featured in a story published in the Legal Intelligencer on March 9 about Philadelphia lawyer who sought his guidance in launching an app for her startup that connects users with area nonprofits in order to donate funds and notify organizations of individuals in need of their services.

'Shark Tank' Elevates Chris Gray's Scholly App

Christopher Gray, an undergraduate student in LeBow College of Business and the Close School of Entrepreneurship, was featured in a March 9 Philadelphia Daily News column about his appearance on ABC’s “Shark Tank.”

Chuck Sacco is Giving Drexel Profs a Crash Course in Lean Startup Methodology

TechnicallyPhilly.com featured “Bootcamp for Academic Investors,” taught by Charles Sacco, entrepreneur in residence and director of external relations for the Close School as well as director of the Baiada Institute, on March 3. The 30-hour program will teach faculty members how to build a company, using the Lean Startup model, based on their academic research.

Young and Entrepreneurial: Serial Developer and Scholly CTO Nick Pirollo

Scholly, a scholarship app created by Christopher Gray, an undergraduate student in the LeBow College of Business and the Close School of Entrepreneurship, was mentioned in a Feb. 26 Huffington Post profile about the app’s developer and CTO Nick Pirollo, a Drexel alumnus.

Shark Tank Leads to No. 1 Spot in App Store for Local Entrepreneur

Christopher Gray, an undergraduate student in the LeBow College of Business and the Close School of Entrepreneurship, appeared in a Feb. 20 episode of ABC’s “Shark Tank” to pitch his scholarship app, Scholly. The Business Insider and Entertainment Weekly recapped his appearance on the show after the episode aired. A Feb. 23 Philadelphia Business Journal story stated that the Scholly app was ranked No. 1 on Apple’s app store in the days following the episode’s airing. Philadelphia magazine also posted a story on Feb. 23.

Drexel Student, Saxbys Offer Free Apps

Christopher Gray, an undergraduate student in the LeBow College of Business and the Close School of Entrepreneurship, was mentioned in a Feb. 23 Philadelphia Daily News story for partnering with Saxbys Coffee to offer the app free to current and future seniors at the Science Leadership Academy. The partnership was also mentioned in a segment about Gray and Scholly that ran on KYW-TV (CBS-3) on Feb. 23.

Young and Entrepreneurial: The Sky's the Limit for Skyler Logsdon

The Close School of Entrepreneurship was mentioned in a Feb. 19 Huffington Post article about Drexel alumnus and entrepreneur Skyler Logsdon.

A BIG Fight Will Happen On The Next Episode Of Shark Tank!

Christopher Gray, an undergraduate student in the LeBow College of Business and the Close School of Entrepreneurship, was mentioned in a Feb. 19 Perez Hilton story for appearing in an upcoming episode of ABC’s “Shark Tank” to pitch his scholarship app, Scholly. The Philadelphia Daily News also mentioned Gray’s appearance and Entertainment Weekly has posted an exclusive preview of his appearance on the show.

Drexel Student's Startup to be Featured on 'Shark Tank' Next Week

Christopher Gray, an undergraduate student in the LeBow College of Business and the Close School of Entrepreneurship, was mentioned in a Feb. 9 Philadelphia Business Journal story for appearing in an upcoming episode of ABC’s “Shark Tank” to pitch his scholarship app, Scholly.

Diary of A StartUp: Collaboration In All Ways, Always

Charles Sacco, entrepreneur in residence and director of external relations for the Close School as well as director of the Baiada Institute, was quoted in a Jan. 26 Region’s Business story about entrepreneurship and higher education.

8 Startup Tips from Student Entrepreneur and Investor Christopher Gray

Christopher Gray, an undergraduate student in the LeBow College of Business and Close School of Entrepreneurship, offered startup advice in a Jan. 20 Huffington Post article.

Drexel University Launches the First Stand-Alone School of Entrepreneurship

The Close School of Entrepreneurship was featured on TechRepublic.com on Jan 20. Joseph Master, director of Communications, Charles Sacco, entrepreneur in residence and director of external relations for the Close School as well as director of the Baiada Institute, and Christopher Gray, an undergraduate student in the LeBow College of Business, were quoted.