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- World of Good Founder Priya Haji, MBA 03, Passes Away
Berkeley-Haas alumna and social entrepreneur Priya Haji, the co-founder of Free at Last, World of Good, and SaveUp, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, July 14. Priya won the Global Social Venture Competition in 2005 and was the GSVC keynote speaker this past April. Read more.
- FT: Two very determined entrepreneurs from Berkeley-Haas
The Financial Times features Berkeley-Haas alums Brett Wilson and John Hughes (MBA 07), who discuss how the LAUNCH Competition, which they won in 2007, contributed to the success of TubeMogul.
Brett was also recently featured in the
NYT Corner Office.
- UC Berkeley Secures Two $100K Grants at FOUNDER.org World Founder Forum
LAUNCH Grand Prize Winner ReMeeting and Berkeley-Haas Startup PlushCare take home two of just ten FOUNDER.org $100K grants at the World Founder Forum in Paris. Read more.
- Announcing the Winners of the 2014 UC Berkeley Startup Competition
LAUNCH and the UC Berkeley Entrepreneurs Forum honor the winners:
Grand Prize: ReMeeting
Energy & Cleantech Track: Picoyune
IT & Web Track: ReMeeting
Life Science Track: Awair: Breathe Better Technology
Products & Services Track: Teaman & Co.
People’s Choice: ViVita Technologies
Elevator Pitch: SmartBod
- Announcing the Winners of the Global Social Venture Competition
The 2014 Global Social Venture Competition Global Finals and Conference was held on April 11 at the Haas School of Business. Sampurnearth of India was the first place winner. Odyssey Sensors and Baisikeli Ugunduzi took second and third.
See the winners.
Watch video of the event