11/18/15 – Patience has been a virtue for Peter Simmie, who founded a successful business in his 60sFull Story
11/10/15 – First-ever Kellogg on Growth Forum brings together faculty, students and business leaders to discuss ways to inspire growth Full Story
10/21/15 – Scott Mandell followed his father’s advice — and Oprah Winfrey’s — in starting allergen-free snack food company Enjoy Life Foods Full Story
10/07/15 – Forbes
Article by Professor Robert Wolcott reports that 35 percent of Fortune 500 B2B companies now have a corporate-level CMO and previews the CMO Charter, developed with Professor Mohan Sawhney, which is a framework to bring clarity and structure to this rapidly evolving role
10/05/15 – Finding success with his first two startups, Pat Ryan sets his sights on No. 3Full Story
10/01/15 – Forbes
Article reports that Professor Robert Wolcott spoke at the Frankfurt International Motor Show about “a new industrial revolution” whose impact would be “on a par with that of the railroads in the 19th century.”
09/29/15 – Forbes
Article by Professors Carter Cast and David Schonthal argues that seeking out entrepreneurs is better than training people to be "intrapreneurial" in a company's status quo, and gives three examples of how corporate entrepreneurship can be encouraged.
09/28/15 – Crain's Chicago Business
Article reports that Kellogg ranked 5th among MBA programs in producing venture-backed entrepreneurs, according to PitchBook. Kellogg produced 211 entrepreneurs, who started 194 companies that raised $2.3 billion. Ranking also reported in Poets & Quants.
09/18/15 – A change in company name — and direction — helped Mike Sands grow rapidly and win an EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award Full Story
09/09/15 – CNBC
This article takes a look at increasingly popular accelerator programs and quotes Professor Linda Darragh on Kellogg's Zell Scholars program, which gives $10K in seed funding to 10 MBA candidates each year.
09/03/15 – A love of swimming and a desire to start her own business led Diana Goodwin to launch AquaMobile, which provides at-home swimming lessons to customersFull Story
09/02/15 – Forbes
This article by Professor Rob Wolcott discusses four guiding principals for corporations to identify and pursue plans that will likely be rejected by traditionally minded executives and investors.
08/31/15 – Crain's Chicago Business
This article by Professor Linda Darragh recaps the Pritzker Group Venture Fellows Pitch Day, in which Kellogg and Booth participated, and discusses why venture capital firms are underestimated for their pattern recognition insights.
08/17/15 – After a frustrating bout with his own property tax appeal, Badal Shah co-founded TurboAppeal, a fast-growing, data-driven solution to help appeal your taxes. Full Story
08/12/15 – Chicago Tribune
This article features Kellogg’s efforts to build up its entrepreneurship curriculum with the addition of 19 new courses and professors. Quotes Professor Linda Darragh on the growth of the program in the past several years.