Monthly Archives: May 2016

Social Entrepreneurship for Pittsburgh Minority Business Acceleration Initiative

Thanks, Dr. Paul Harper, Clinical Assistant Professor of Business Administration at the University of Pittsburgh’s Katz Graduate School of Business for teaching a class for MBA students titled, “Social Entrepreneurship for Pittsburgh Minority Business Acceleration Initiative: Using Inclusive Innovation to Create ADDED Value for Stakeholders”. Urban Innovation21 received a grant from the Surdna Foundation to work with regional stakeholders to put together a plan to determine the best process to do the difficult job of accelerating more high growth minority-owned businesses in the Pittsburgh region. One of the class’ goals was to provide recommendations about the best way for Urban…