Category Archives: Center for Entrepreneurship

Business Plan Winner, Synova Life Sciences, Makes Progress With Stem Cell Company

This past spring four men from different educational backgrounds came together for a common purpose. That purpose was Synova Life Sciences and the Mihaylo College Business Plan Competition, which they sought to win, and did. Synova is a company that … Continue reading

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Entrepreneurship Students Ashley Reed and Mayra Figueroa Suit Up To Improve the Firefighting Process

“I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.” This quote by the Chinese philosopher Confucius epitomizes the Entrepreneurship program at Cal State Fullerton, where students acquire cutting edge entrepreneurial skill by applying advanced … Continue reading

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Double Duty: Entrepreneurship Student Owns and Runs A Restaurant While Earning His Degree

Gustavo Guzman-Lezama ’15 spent years working in his family’s Mexican restaurant before he went to college. Last fall, his father, handed over the Mission Viejo business to his son, and Guzman-Lezama has taken full ownership while studying at Mihaylo. Being … Continue reading

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Have it Your Way: Mass Customization is the Future of Consumer Markets

Being a restaurant owner is a tough gig. There is a lot of competition out there, as Census data from 2010 indicates that one out of every fourteen businesses in the United States is a restaurant. Plus,  the failure rate … Continue reading

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Winning Pitch: Mihaylo Students Dominate in Sales Competition

In the heat of a real-world sales-pitch scenario, Mihaylo team members took home eight of the 24 awards at the Western States Collegiate Sales Competition. The team was required to prepare a sales presentation representing their “clients,” ADP and TekSystems … Continue reading

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