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Handout to hand-up: Social Entrepreneur Kassalow recounts personal journey to founding eye-care startup

September 19, 2014

Dr. Jordan Kassalow, founder of eye-care not-for-profit VisionSpring, served as keynote speaker for the 2014 Irish Impact Social Entrepreneurship Conference.
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Better vision, better world: VisionSpring founder serves as keynote for ND social entrepreneurship conference

September 14, 2014

Irish Impact Social Entrepreneurship Conference kicks off with a keynote talk by Dr. Jordan Kassalow, founder of VisionSpring.
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Pitching Investments to Pro Athletes Is No Slam Dunk

May 22, 2014

This Entrepreneur article mentions the Invest for Impact conference that was developed jointly with NFL Player Engagement, the Stayer Center for Executive Education and the Gigot Center for Entrepreneurship.
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Tech firm gets downtown spot

May 16, 2014

Vennli was founded by Marketing Professor Joe Urbany and Gary Gigot, a 1972 graduate and current member of the Mendoza College of Business Advisory Council.
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Cancer detection test takes grand prize in Notre Dame business plan competition

April 14, 2014

NanDio, a venture with a business plan for an oral cancer test, won the 15th Annual McCloskey Business Plan Competition, which awarded more than $300,000 in cash and prizes.
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Notre Dame Announces Business Contest Winner

April 14, 2014

A business plan involving a cancer test has taken top prize at the Mendoza College of Business McCloskey Business Plan Competition.
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Notre Dame giving Young, other NFLers the business

April 8, 2014

This South Bend Tribune article features the ‘Invest for Impact’ conference developed jointly with NFL Player Engagement, Stayer Center for Executive Education and the Gigot Center for Entrepreneurship.
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28 NFL Players to participate in ND’s ‘Invest for Impact’ conference

March 31, 2014

For the second year, former and current NFL players gathered at Notre Dame for a four-day conference focused on entrepreneurship and investing for impact.
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Software company ready to launch

March 2, 2014

This South Bend Tribune article features a web-based software company that was co-founded by Marketing Professor Joe Urbany and alumnus and benefactor Gary Gigot.
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The real prize of the McCloskey Business Plan Competition

October 14, 2013

Participants in the annual McCloskey Business Plan Competition compete for prizes worth more than $300,000, but the real value is what they gain in expert advice and mentorship.
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