Tagged: jeff amerine

Jeff Amerine: 'Open Innovation' Model Can Work for Entire State

by Mark Carter 5/28/2015 2:03 pm

Jeff Amerine, an IA adviser and founder of Startup Junkie Consulting in Fayetteville, told a gathering of the state's entrepreneurship and innovation movers and shakers Thursday that an "open innovation" model can work for Arkansas.

Jeff Amerine Leaves UA Commercialization Post to Focus on Private Firm

by Mark Carter 1/1/2015 11:30 am

Jeff Amerine will continue to teach entrepreneurship classes at the UA's Walton College of Business, and will now devote more time to Startup Junkie Consulting of Fayetteville, which he founded in 2008 and plans to grow regionally.

Cross-College Entrepreneur Team Making Its Mark

by Marty Cook 5/5/2014 12:00 am

It all started when Carol Reeves held the Arkansas Commercialization Retreat atop Petit Jean Mountain at the UA’s Winthrop Rockefeller Institute.

Elevator Pitches Help Meetings Hit New Heights

by Tre Baker 10/21/2013 12:00 am

In the same sense that water-cooler conversations in the office rarely take place near an actual water cooler, elevator pitches are usually done in more open environments. There remain two goals elevator pitches still have in common with their namesake however: you want to get moving quickly and reach a destination in a short amount of time.

Simple Service App Wins Startup Weekend Little Rock

by Mark Carter 4/8/2013 10:14 am

Simple Service, an app that tracks and validates community service projects, won the inaugural Startup Weekend Little Rock event.

University of Arkansas Reorganizes Technology Licensing Office

by Mark Carter 11/26/2012 10:18 am

The University of Arkansas has reorganized its technology licensing office, renaming it Technology Ventures and creating a new patent office for its Division of Agriculture.