Baylor New Venture Competition

Participate in Baylor’s New Venture Competition!  Any student-owned and operated business from any university is eligible. To enter or learn more, please visit: Continue Reading

CIE Ping Pong Tournament Winners

Congratulations to the following faculty / student teams for winning the first CIE Ping Pong tournament! First Place: Julian Perez and Professor Ricardo Fernholz Second Place: Cameron Bernhardt and Professor Manfred Keil Third Place: Moe Abdul-Rahim and Professor Yaron Raviv Continue Reading

Ten Temptations of Tech CEOS: A legal discussion

Join the CIE for an interesting discussion about legal issues and solutions that concern start ups with CMC Alum, Mike Avent ’04 . Michael Avent ’04 is an attorney for the firm Nixon, Peabody LLP with a corporate practice that includes the representation of early stage venture capital investors and portfolio companies, private equity funds and mergers and acquisitions. Mr.… Continue Reading

CIE Open House

CIE Open House Please check out the video of the recent Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Open House , where students learned more about what the CIE offers and about the most prestigious opportunity for entrepreneurship at CMC , the Innovative Startup Award! Continue Reading

The Vanguard Magazine has launched!

The CIE’s newest publication, The Vanguard has launched!  Check it out at: The Vanguard hopes to create a forum for all members of the Claremont Colleges to share their ideas about entrepreneurship. The Vanguard analyzes both real-world and on-campus developments pertaining to entrepreneurship. Our four sections are Newest Concepts, Business Journal, Spotlight, and On Campus. Newest Concepts covers specific innovations in… Continue Reading

CIE Applications Available

Join the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship in transcending traditional business and fostering our generation of young entrepreneurs. The CIE is now accepting applications from all 7C students for the 2013-2014 school year! The CIE is dedicated to encouraging and supporting entrepreneurial initiatives at the Claremont Colleges. Led by a team of faculty, staff, alumni,… Continue Reading

Summer Internship With Wallaby Financial

Matthew Goldman ’04, Co-Founder and CEO of Wallaby Financial, is looking to hire one Product Manager and one Engineer for the summer to work with his startup. The internships will be full-time, paid positions and are open to all rising sophomores, juniors and seniors. Visit for the full job descriptions and submit your application today! Continue Reading

TriTech’s 4th Annual “Funding The Big Idea”

Ready to take your business to the next level? Don’t miss TRITECH’S 4th Annual Funding Forum   “FUNDING THE BIG IDEA” Where Capital & Innovation CONNECT Municipal Auditorium | March 28, 2013 @ 1:00 PM 3485 Mission Inn Avenue, Riverside, CA 92501 Doors Open at 12:00pm   Need $1000 for Your Idea? Submit your application to: The Best BIG Idea… Continue Reading

KLI Hires Neela Rajendra as Director for Entrepreneurial Initiatives

CIE is excited to announce the Kravis Leadership Institute’s hiring of Neela Rajendra to lead KLI’s entrepreneurial initiatives. KLI is an extremely valuable partner and resource to CIE and this represents a huge jump in the ability for CIE and KLI to work together in bringing more entrepreneurial opportunities to campus. Neela has already had… Continue Reading