Entrepreneurship and Innovation Institute

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

News & Highlights

Sep 01

Five Tips for Family Businesses: Beating the Odds of Succession

A preview of issues to be discussed at the Smith Family Business Initiative’s inaugural Families in Business across Cornell conference  Oct. 9, 2015...

Aug 25

China Volatility Ebbs, Interest Hike Would Trigger New Round

Outlet: Newswise - Andrew Karolyi

Aug 21

Schryver to Lead Entrepreneurship Institute at Johnson

Under the leadership of Schryver, MBA '02, academic theory, practice, and learning will become more closely aligned. 

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
Joseph Edgar & Rhett Weiss

Joseph Edgar, MBA '14, TenantCloud

by Joseph Edgar & Rhett Weiss.


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