Posts Tagged: networking

Investing in transition

December 16, 2014 by admin

Ryan Sprott, Paul Maxwell, Mark Robinson, Pete Fields

KU alumni Paul Maxwell and Ryan Sprott founded Great Range Capital after stints on the East Coast. Mark Robinson joined as an associate after spending time in Minneapolis and Chicago. Their business: facilitating the change of ownership as a generation of entrepreneurs retires. After more than a decade working in private equity on the East Coast, in 2010 Ryan Sprott Read More

KU B-school teams up with Edwards Campus for Big KC

October 16, 2014 by admin

What’s the big deal with Kansas City? For those who attended the second annual Big Kansas City event last week, October 8 – 10, the answer is A LOT! Big KC connects entrepreneurs, innovators, developers and other smart and talented folks. Hosted in Hangar 9, part of the National Airline History Museum in downtown Kansas City, this event is all Read More

School prepares students for long-term success

December 18, 2012 by Austin Falley

In August, freshmen filled the Summerfield hallways at the University of Kansas for the first time, with efforts of the Business School Experience (BSE), a first-year program designed to prepare students for success in the classroom, the workforce and the professional world. The BSE was designed by Jason O’Connor, assistant dean of academic programs and director of Student Academic Services, Read More