Kate Masancay

Sutardja Center Staff Profile: How Keith McAleer expanded a non-profit using genuine entrepreneurial spirit

By Kate Masancay / September 28, 2016 / Comments Off on Sutardja Center Staff Profile: How Keith McAleer expanded a non-profit using genuine entrepreneurial spirit

Before joining the Sutardja Center for Entrpreneurship & Technology as a Communication Specialist about a year ago, Keith McAleer was busy working to double the annual budget for a non-profit named Tree Davis where he is now a board member. Tree Davis is a small, urban forestry non-profit based in Davis, California. The organization has…

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BMoE Bootcamp Feature: Thomas Jacobson, Ironfire Ventures Fellow

By Kate Masancay / August 19, 2016 / Comments Off on BMoE Bootcamp Feature: Thomas Jacobson, Ironfire Ventures Fellow

How Thomas Jacobson, MBA Candidate at UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business, utilized his BMoE Bootcamp experience to earn a fellowship at Ironfire Ventures firm. Last August, Thomas moved from Germany to pursue his path in entrepreneurship. He wanted to relocate to San Francisco, specifically to interact with our diverse and thriving ecosystem. Prior his admittance…

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BMoE Bootcamp Feature: Victor Umunze, Turbla CEO & Co-Founder

By Kate Masancay / August 19, 2016 / Comments Off on BMoE Bootcamp Feature: Victor Umunze, Turbla CEO & Co-Founder

Victor Umunze, recent Cal alumnus and Haas graduate (class of 2016), would never have seen himself growing in the Bay Area’s tech and start-up ecosystem. When Umunze still attended Obafemi Awolowo University in Nigeria five years ago, he was on track to become a premed student. However, it didn’t take long for him to realize that…

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