A record 100 students from across U-M and two other universities teamed up to stoke venture capitalists’ interest in promising innovations from 20 Michigan-based startups during the 2019 Financing Technology Commercialization Pitch Competition at Michigan Ross.
Jason Castriota, EMBA ‘18, is the brains behind some of the most innovative brand campaigns in the auto industry. His recent work on the Mustang Mach-E was highlighted by the Los Angeles Times as a critical part of turning Ford in a “new, more aspirational direction.”
As part of the first class of Michigan Ross Online MBA students, one of my biggest concerns was that I wouldn’t be able to participate on campus and engage with other students in a meaningful way. However, pretty soon I learned that the Ross community warmly extends its welcome beyond campus boundaries.