PIHE Entrepreneurs in Residence: Meli James ’00

Statler Hall, Room 192 7 East Ave, Room 192, Ithaca

Key areas of expertise: Entrepreneurship Venture Capital E-commerce Digital Marketing Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) Meli James is a cofounder at Mana Up, an initiative to expand economic opportunity, business infrastructure, and higher wage jobs in Hawai’i. Its six-month accelerator program enables Hawaiʻi product entrepreneurs to scale their businesses globally. Mana Up operates a retail business, […]

PIHE: Hospitality Pitch Deck Competition Finals and Awards Ceremony

Statler Hall 7 East Ave, Room 196, Ithaca

Hospitality Pitch Deck Competition Finals and Awards Ceremony Tuesday, November 9, 2021, 5:00 – 7:30 p.m. ET Statler Hall 196 & Park Atrium We invite all students, faculty, and staff to join us for the final presentations of this exciting competition. Four teams will present their final pitches to a panel of industry leaders in […]

PIHE Entrepreneurs in Residence: Meli James ’00

Statler Hall, Room 192 7 East Ave, Room 192, Ithaca

Key areas of expertise: Entrepreneurship Venture Capital E-commerce Digital Marketing Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) Meli James is a cofounder at Mana Up, an initiative to expand economic opportunity, business infrastructure, and higher wage jobs in Hawai’i. Its six-month accelerator program enables Hawaiʻi product entrepreneurs to scale their businesses globally. Mana Up operates a retail business, […]

PIHE Entrepreneurs in Residence: Nick Bayer ’00

Virtual Ithaca

Key areas of expertise: Social Impact Food & Beverage Culture Nick Bayer has always been in the business of bringing people together, whether it’s as one of Philadelphia Business Journal’s “Most Admired CEOs” or as a consummate team captain since Little League. So when he created Saxbys in 2005, Nick never really considered it to […]

PIHE Entrepreneurs in Residence: Fred Singer

Virtual Ithaca

Key areas of expertise: Family Business & Family Business Successions Commercial Kitchen Design Negotiations Management Strategy Mid-Market Mergers & Acquisitions Fred Singer is President and CEO of Singer Equipment Company, one of the largest distributors of foodservice equipment and supplies in the United States.  As the largest supplier of commercial kitchens in the greater New […]

PIHE Entrepreneurs in Residence: Brandon Barton ’03

Virtual Ithaca

Key areas of expertise: Restaurant Technology Startups SaaS Sales Brandon is a hospitality tech entrepreneur who has used his experience working in operations at the top hospitality groups such as Danny Meyer’s USHG and Patina Restaurant Group to build and scale early stage tech products that help restaurateurs. He is currently CEO of Bite, the […]

CREF: 13th Annual Cornell International Real Estate Case Competition

Virtual Ithaca

The Center for Real Estate and Finance hosts the 13th Annual Cornell International Real Estate Case Competition on November 12, 2021. The event, developed by Cornell Nolan School of Hotel Administration professor Daniel Quan, attracts a global array of students, tasks the teams with analyzing an actual commercial real estate transaction, rendering a recommendation, and […]

PIHE Entrepreneurs in Residence: Nick Bayer ’00

Virtual Ithaca

Key areas of expertise: Social Impact Food & Beverage Culture Nick Bayer has always been in the business of bringing people together, whether it’s as one of Philadelphia Business Journal’s “Most Admired CEOs” or as a consummate team captain since Little League. So when he created Saxbys in 2005, Nick never really considered it to […]

2021 Tokenomics Conference, Keynote by Cornell's Joseph Halpern

Virtual Ithaca

Tokenomics Conference The Tokenomics Conference is the third international conference for analysis, theory, implementation and applications of blockchain economics and smart contracts. The goal of the conference is to bring together economists and computer science researchers working on blockchains through intellectual talks and academic presentations. New York University (NYU) is hosting this year's conference, which […]