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Teams win accolades, support from NMSU’s Arrowhead Center during Launch competition

May 25, 2016 by Lauren Goldstein, NMSU News Center Three teams won money and support during this year’s Launch competition hosted by Arrowhead Center at New Mexico State University. On April 28, Launch finalists competed for a $25,000 equity investment…
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KRWG News: Student Entrepreneurs Score Investments At Aggie Shark Tank

KRWG News Published on Apr 25, 2016 Five companies run by student entrepreneurs at NMSU gave their best pitches to local investors at the “Aggie Shark Tank” in hopes of taking their businesses to the next level. Just about $80,000…
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NMSU’s Arrowhead Center to host another round of Aggie Shark Tank

April 13, 2016 by Lauren Goldstein, NMSU News Center Successful regional business owners are returning as the school of sharks in another round of Aggie Shark Tank, circling for a chance to bite into novel innovations and promising inventions from…
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Mexican students team with NMSU’s Arrowhead Center to increase economic development

April 6, 2016 by Lauren Goldstein, NMSU News Center This week, students from the groundbreaking program Atrévete a Emprender, or “Dare to Be an Entrepreneur,” will team with New Mexico State University’s Arrowhead Center for a weeklong residency. The program,…
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Startup Weekend winners develop more than just new business ideas

Jacobs, who works as a leasing manager for the federal General Services Administration, describes himself as an idea guy and a jack-of-all-trades in his personal projects. It was his idea for an app to help people organize and visualize their lists that drew teammates Vinney Kelly and Christopher Barentine into the project, which they’re initially calling Uber List. Continue reading

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Carruthers touts NMSU’s message of discovery in first year

July 8, 2014 by Justin Bannister, NMSU News Center Garrey Carruthers had a head start when he became New Mexico State University’s 27th president last summer. The NMSU graduate already knew his way around campus, serving previously as a professor,…
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Brad Gordon named Entrepreneur in Residence at NMSU’s Arrowhead Center

March 10, 2014 by Amanda Bradford, NMSU News Center Retired businessman and New Mexico State University alumnus Brad Gordon has accepted an invitation from NMSU’s Arrowhead Center to serve as its second Entrepreneur in Residence. Gordon, who earned his marketing…
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NMSU sponsors Las Cruces’ first Startup Weekend event in November

October 15, 2013 by Amanda Bradford, NMSU News Center New Mexico State University will kick off its celebration of Global Entrepreneurship Week in November with Las Cruces’ first Startup Weekend event, beginning Nov. 15. The event is sponsored by Arrowhead…
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Arrowhead Innovation Network continues to expand regional partnerships

September 17, 2013 by Amanda Bradford, NMSU News Center When it comes to building a business from the ground up, the right relationships and interpersonal connections can mean the difference between a successful launch and a misfire. “You’re going to…
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Susanna Kass named Entrepreneur in Residence at NMSU’s Arrowhead Center

September 3, 2013 by Amanda Bradford, NMSU News Center Global business executive and product launch expert Susanna Kass has agreed to partner with New Mexico State University as Arrowhead Center’s first Entrepreneur in Residence. Kass, who recently received a Distinguished…
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