MEV Team

Our Faculty and Advisors have an incredible mix of experiences, degrees, publications, patents, teaching awards, blog/website/podcast awards and (in one case) Emmy awards.

Faculty, by course:

ENT 600 Business Foundations for Entrepreneurs (Fall I) - Alan Fitzpatrick

ENT 605 Foundations of Entrepreneurship (Fall I) – Joe Affholter

ENT 620 New Venture Formation and Governance (Fall II) – Jason Gordon 

ENT 625  New Venture Hires, Filings and Reports (Fall II) – Lynne Zagami & Malika Simmons 

ENT 630 Seed Financings and Securities Regulation (Spring I) –  Robin Sosnow &  Joe Green

ENT 640 Intellectual Property for Entrepreneurs (Spring I) –  Pad Alce &  Louis Foreman

ENT 650 Crowdfunding (Spring II) – David Nows

ENT 660 Technology for Entrepreneurs (Spring II) –  Alan Fitzpatrick

ENT 670 Venture Capital (Summer I) –  Joe Green

ENT 680 Growth and Risks at Emerging Ventures (Summer I) – Jason Gordon

ENT 690 Entrepreneurial Acquisitions and Exits (Summer II) –  Joe Green

ENT 695 Entrepreneurial Transactions Capstone (Summer II) –  Mark Potts

Board of Advisors:

Keith Agisim, Senior Vice President and Associate General Counsel for Global Technology & Operations and Global Intellectual Property for Bank of America

Lee Falck, Serial Entrepreneur & VC/PE Investor in Small Privately Held Companies

Louis Foreman, Serial Entrepreneur, Product Development & Innovation Expert, and Creator of the Emmy® Award winning PBS show, Everyday Edisons

Richard Hsu, Managing Director at Major, Lindsey & Africa, Award-Winning Blogger & Podcaster, and former Silicon Valley Attorney

Bruce Marble, Executive Director, Isabella Bank Institute for Entrepreneurship

Karin Orsic, Structures, Forms and Advises Private Investment Funds

Johnathan Robertson, President & Managing Director at TG Capital, and former McKinsey Consultant

Malika Simmons, Experienced Educator and Advisor with Respect to Entrepreneurial Transactions

Dave Sorin, Entrepreneur, Educator, and Managing Partner & Co-Chair of the Venture Capital and Emerging Growth Companies Practice at McCarter & English, LLP

Edwin Wong,  Co-founder of International Private Equity Firm, and former Investment Banker