A forthcoming company that will manufacture, market, and distribute a synthetic wallboard alternative to drywall has won the inaugural Penn State IdeaPitch competition, sponsored by Ben Franklin Technology Partners and the Farrell Center for Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the Smeal College of Business.
The Center for Digital Transformation at Penn State's Smeal College of Business will hold its semiannual Research Forum on May 13 and 14 on Penn State's University Park campus.
For the second time this year, a startup business idea generated at Penn State has won a national competition for the nation’s best small business idea.
Students in the Penn State Smeal College of Business MBA Program volunteered with a local charter school on April 25 to construct a playground for the new school.
Five advisers and educators at the Smeal College of Business have been awarded 2007-2008 Fred Brand Jr. and Dillwyn P. Paiste III awards, the college's highest honors for advising and teaching.
Patricia Gardner, director of executive education for Penn State Executive Programs at the Smeal College of Business, is scheduled to speak at her alma mater, Alfred University, on June 13.
A new report from The Kauffman Foundation lists Penn State as one of the top ten universities graduating founders of technology companies.
The Financial Times has ranked Penn State Executive Programs fifth among public university providers of custom executive education programs and 17th among U.S. providers.
Top managers from Alcatel-Lucent, Bosch Tool, Caterpillar, Cummins, GE Transportation and Xerox, all OEMs that engage in product recovery and remanufacturing , met May 1 and 2 at a round table held at Penn State's Smeal College of Business.
You're So Money: Live Rich Even When You're Not offers a light read but a hefty amount of user-friendly advice especially for, but not limited to, Generation Y young professionals and Millennials.
John Jordan, executive director of the Center for Digital Transformation, is quoted in an article on the use of technology in business education.
Penn State's Smeal College of Business ranks as the fourth most-published real estate department in the world and two Smeal faculty members are among the top ten most-productive real estate academics worldwide, according to a report in the Journal of Real Estate Research based on publications in leading real estate journals.
Donald C. Hambrick, Smeal Chaired Professor of Management at Penn State's Smeal College of Business, has been named the 2008 recipient of the Scholarly Contributions to Management Award from the Academy of Management, the leading professional organization for scholars in the field of management and organization.
The MBA student managers of the Garber Venture Capital Fund at Penn State's Smeal College of Business have voted to invest $250,000 in Indigo Biosciences Inc., a molecular biology contract research organization founded by two Penn State professors.