Day: February 17, 2012

Professor Gary Campbell quoted in Copper Investing News

Gary Campbell, Professor of Natural Resource Economics at Michigan Tech

Professor of Natural Resource Economics Gary Campbell was quoted in an article titled “Glencore’s Xstrata Takeover May Lift Copper Juniors’ Finances” that ran this week in Copper Investing News.

His comments focused on business companies looking to gain market share in the mineral market. Read the article.


Savvy Entrepreneur hosts, “Inside The Mind Of An Angel Investor”

Savvy Entrepreneur series to take place on Tues, Feb 21.

This month’s topic is one of the most popular.  “Inside The Mind Of An Angel Investor”.  For most entrepreneurs, raising seed and early stage capital is arguably one of the most challenging steps of starting a company. This financing stage is usually too early for most professional Venture Capital firms.   After you’ve put in most of your own money and that of some close friends and family, it is probably time to seek out some Angel investors.

Agenda

Tuesday, February 21
Networking social with refreshments 5:30 PM
Panel discussion 6:00 PM to 7:45 PM

Michigan Technological University
ATDC Conference Room

Leading investors and entrepreneurs will  be on this great panel to answer your questions. Bring your  questions and thorniest challenges to this program to advance your technology entrepreneurship skill set.

If learning more about this topic is important to you then please join us at the MIT Enterprise Forum on Tuesday.  For more information contact John Diebel 487-1082 or jfdiebel@mtu.edu

Locally hosted by Michigan Tech’s Office of Innovation & Industry Engagement, the School of Business and Economics and the Keweenaw Economic Development Alliance.  The public is welcome to attend at no cost.