Entrepreneurship and Innovation Institute

Fostering the three most critical components of entrepreneurship and innovation: Knowledge, Networking, and Opportunity

News & Highlights

Apr 02

EII Enters into a Strategic Alliance with Silicon Valley’s Leading Start-up Hub

The Entrepreneurship and Innovation Institute (EII) at the Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University is plea...

Feb 03

MBA Students Embrace New Curriculum, Now in Place at Johnson at Cornell University

New curriculum prepares students in two-year MBA program to lead, with emphasis on critical thinking, targeted leadership skills, and data analysis a...



Our Startup Suite of Student-Run Entrepreneurship Services 

  • Br Ventures is a seed-stage venture capital fund focused on providing funding to early-stage, high-growth businesses.
  • BR Consulting offers commercial and strategic consulting to startup companies, helping them bridge the gap between business idea and company growth.
  • BR MicroCapital offers business advising and lending services to needs-based local entrepreneurs. BR MicroCapital is based at Johnson's Center for Sustainable Global Enterprise in partnership with a local credit union.
  • BR Advisory assists on getting young companies off on the right legal track.  For more information in BR Advisory, please contact Zach Shulman at zjs2@cornell.edu.
  • BR Tech Transfer is a continuous business collaboration between EII and the Cornell Center for Technology Enterprise and Commercialization to help commercialize more Cornell technology faster.

Startup Snapshots
Da-Eun Lee '16

GiveGab aligns volunteers' skills, interests, and values

by Da-Eun Lee '16.

The volunteer matching and management system created by two Cornell-Queens graduates was selected to connect Cornell alumni.


Cornell Co-Founder Connection

Cornell Co-Founder Connection

Entrepreneurship@Cornell has partnered with CoFoundersLab to launch Cornell Co-Founder Connection to provide the broad Cornell University community with a free way to find a co-founder/business partner.


i Heart Startups

Cornell University, I Heart Startups

News and events of interest to Cornell Entrepreneurship community