FUNDAMENTALS OF STARTING AND RUNNING A BUSINESS
There are no reviews yet. Be the first one to write one.
Delve into the critical aspects of entrepreneurship, from the process of developing a business, to how to identify and expand in the marketplace, and how to pitch to new investors.
FOUNDER, TRACE TV
Claude Grunitzky is the founder of TRACE TV, the first multinational media company focused exclusively on producing, aggregating, distributing and promoting urban music and culture via digital media and special events around the world. He is also co-founder and chairman of TRUE, a new MIT-incubated media venture. An MIT Sloan Fellow and a French-American Foundation Young Leader, Grunitzky sits on the board of Humanity in Action, a foundation that works internationally to build global leadership, defend democracy, protect minorities and improve human rights. The recipient of many distinctions, he was named a finalist for the Ernst & Young “Entrepreneur of the Year” award in 2007. Grunitzky was raised between Lomé, Togo; Washington, D.C.; Paris; and London and speaks six languages.
Evan Burfield – Co-founder of 1776
Evan Burfield is a cofounder of 1776, driven by his passionate belief in entrepreneurship as the engine for solving the major problems facing America and the world today—from education to energy efficiency. In 1996 he founded netDecide, shortly after graduating from the Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology. Before he turned 25, he built netDecide into the leading provider of enterprise wealth management solutions for top tier financial service firms. He has served as the Director of Strategy and Technology for Oakwood Global Finance, where he led the London-based private equity firm’s analyses of new global markets, new business models in financial services, and data-driven investment strategies. In 2006 he founded Synteractive, a consulting firm that builds innovative social apps for startups, corporations, and government agencies.Evan holds Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from the University of Oxford.