If at First You Don’t Succeed…
Friday Nov 16 2018
After conducting extensive primary research, Caleb Wagner and Tanner Beckstrand were sure that their business model was going to be a major success. But as fate would have it, the duo unexpectedly hit a roadblock along the way.
Fusion Promotes Community and Student Networking
Thursday Nov 15 2018
The lights were dim, music was playing, and food was offered to over 800 excited entrepreneurs on BYU campus at one of the largest entrepreneurial networking events in Utah. For the eighth year in a row, Fusion, sponsored by BYU Marriott’s Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology (CET), promoted free-flowing conversation between students and local entrepreneurs.
Thompson Named Interim Dean
Tuesday Jun 12 2018
Michael P. Thompson will serve as interim dean from 1 July 2018 to 31 December 2018. Steve Glover and Keith Vorkink will continue to serve as associate deans.
Success by Chocolate
Monday Jun 11 2018
Partnering with his mother, BYU Marriott alum Sterling Jones co-founded JoJo's Chocolate, a healthy treat company aiming to replace sugar cravings.
Jamaican Universities Take Home the Gold
Tuesday Jun 05 2018
Usain Bolt has nothing on the two teams of Jamaican student entrepreneurs who dominated the Rollins Center's International Business Model Competition.
New Dean Announced
Wednesday May 23 2018
Brigham Young University Academic Vice President Jim R. Rasband has announced that Brigitte C. Madrian has been named the ninth dean of the BYU Marriott School of Business.
Tuesday May 22 2018
In 2016, Sam Ballard took home the title of Student Entrepreneur of the Year for his dental lab. This year, the entrepreneurship senior was crowned champion for the second time.
Student Startup Opening Doors
Thursday Apr 19 2018
A group of BYU students are sweeping entrepreneur competitions and making life easier for wheelchair users with a new innovative device.
Students Dive In at NVC
Tuesday Apr 17 2018
There were a number of judges swimming around the tank looking for a great startup to attack with an award at the New Venture Challenge.
BYU Startup Wins U of U Competition
Monday Apr 09 2018
Portal (formerly Piero), a student startup developing a revolutionary way to open doors for wheelchair users, took home the $40,000 grand prize and more at the 2018 Utah Entrepreneur Challenge.
Entrepreneurship Skills Shared Globally
Wednesday Mar 28 2018
Professor Chad Carlos is making the world his campus by teaching BYU Marriott entrepreneurship principles across the globe.
U.S. News Heralds BYU Marriott MBA
Wednesday Mar 21 2018
The program comes in at No. 35 overall while accounting and entrepreneurship were also ranked with the best in the country.
A Smarter Life Alert
Friday Mar 02 2018
Do you know an elderly person who is at risk of falling? Katie Strobel and her Crocker Fellows team created a low-cost Apple Watch app to help.
Piero's Pitch Takes First Place
Tuesday Feb 13 2018
A system that opens wheelchair accessible doors won first place and the audience's hearts.
CET's Entrepreneurial Explosion
Tuesday Jan 30 2018
An eruption occurred at FUSION, billed as Utah's largest entrepreneurial networking event.
Top BYU Marriott Stories of 2017
Friday Dec 29 2017
Name changes, rankings, awards and more—here is the list of the top BYU Marriott School of Business stories of 2017.
Entrepreneurship Programs Ranked Top Ten
Tuesday Nov 14 2017
BYU Marriott undergraduate and graduate entrepreneurship programs have been ranked No. 3 and No. 6, respectively, in The Princeton Review’s annual list.
Return on Impact
Monday Nov 13 2017
Entrepreneurship student Morgan Glessing and his team have a plan to (literally) open the doors of possibilities at every college campus nationwide.
Building a SHEL-ter
Thursday Nov 09 2017
Two BYU students are finding success with their innovative hammocks thanks in part to support from the Rollins Center.
CET Hosts Big Idea Pitch
Thursday Nov 02 2017
What big problem-solving ideas did students pitch in just ninety seconds at this year's competition?