On November 21, SE@G hosted the premiere of The New Entrepreneur: Odyssey for a Dream, a documentary film about the 2013 VilCap:Start accelerator program in Clarkston, GA. The film portrays the lives, work and progress of the entrepreneurs who participated in the 2013 program and highlights the promise and passion within the city of Clarkston.
Several MBA students accompanied Professor Peter Roberts to Bolivia in August 2013, where along with Kimberly-Clark Latin American Operations, they conducted a feasibility study “to develop a [recycling] business model that generates just enough profit to be self-sustaining and benefit the community.”
SE@G’s upcoming study for Kimberly-Clark, to determine the feasibility of building a more efficient recycling plant in Bolivia, was featured in July’s Bloomberg Businessweek.
Marissa Mahoney (MBA13) discovered a rewarding career in social enterprise.
SE@G’s Director, Peter W. Roberts, discusses the role Facebook may play in a social venture’s success.
To achieve its goal of “generating wealth where it [does] not exist,” The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta turned to Social Enterprise @ Goizueta to help research and design a sustainable business model to grow and process lettuce locally.