Launch Your Startup (Online)

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Date(s)
February 6–April 12, 2023
Cost
$1,989
CIBE Credits
1
Format
Online
Location
Online
Requirements
This program is suitable for attendees at all executive levels.

Launch Your Startup (Online)


Select
Date(s)
February 6–April 12, 2023
Cost
$1,989
CIBE Credits
1
Format
Online
Location
Online

Overview

Hear from faculty director Jack McGourty as he introduces the program.

Impact

Program Structure

Participant Profile

Years of Management Experience

Years of Management Experience %
20+ 17
16-20 11
11-15 23
6-10 17
1-5 29
<1 3
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Job Function

Job Function %
General Management 37
Other 11
Finance / Accounting 10
Sales 9
Operations 9
R&D 6
Marketing 6
Administrative 6
IT 3
HR 3
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Faculty

Jack McGourty

Jack McGourty

Adjunct Professor of Business, Management Division
Director of Community and Global Entrepreneurship

Faculty Director
Jack McGourty

Jack McGourty

Adjunct Professor of Business, Management Division
Director of Community and Global Entrepreneurship

For more than 20 years, Jack McGourty has been an active member of Columbia University's entrepreneurial community, establishing an undergraduate minor in tech entrepreneurship, teaching core and advanced courses in entrepreneurship, and launching the federally funded Columbia University-Harlem Small Business Development Center, offering technical assistance to local entrepreneurs and small business owners.

McGourty is the founder and director of Venture for All®, a global program designed to educate aspiring entrepreneurs and build capacity for high-potential startup ventures in emerging markets, with the ultimate goal to enhance entrepreneurial ecosystems in support of regional innovation and economic development.

Over the years, his research findings into product development processes and product innovation have been implemented by a number of industrial and government organizations including 3M, Allied Signal, AT&T, Becton Dickinson, Chrysler, Dow Chemical, Exxon Mobil, General Electric, Honeywell, Intel, Lipton, Lucent Technologies, Merck, Panasonic, and the U.S. Army.

McGourty is the recipient of the Columbia Engineering School’s Distinguished Faculty Teaching Award and Columbia Business School’s Dean’s Award for Teaching Excellence. He is also co-author of the upcoming Wiley publication, Patterns of Entrepreneurship Management, 6th Edition.

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