Entrepreneurship & Innovation
27 January 2020

How an Innovation Mindset Breaks Mammoth Societal Problems Down to Human Scale

From the UN to to NASA to foreign governments, the reach of Darden ideas around innovation and design thinking have expanded dramatically as alumni seed ideas into the world and global organizations reach out to the School.

26 December 2019

Alumna’s Venture Named Startup of the Year

Amanda Joseph's (MBA '19) Trulli platform is riding a wave of startup buzz.

10 December 2019

UVA Darden Entrepreneurship Spotlight: Top Rankings and Speakers, Innovative Courses and Programs, Successful Student and Alumni Entrepreneurs

To get a closer look at the latest resources, offerings and startup success stories highlighting entrepreneurship and innovation at the School, Darden shares this round-up of recent news.

09 December 2019

Darden Executive MBA Student’s Pet-Wellness Company Primed for Growth

RestoraPet has shown remarkable growth in its short history as a provider of pet wellness supplements.

06 December 2019

Venture Capitalists Raise Unique Fund With Profit and Purpose to Benefit UVA, Darden

A pair of Darden classmates and fellow venture capitalists have completed the first close on the new fund, meeting its preset threshold to begin operating and making investments.

14 November 2019

Entrepreneur Exits Successful Startup Helping Latin American Artisans to Explore Future Through UVA Darden

Sophie Eckrich helped carve a path of opportunity for a set of skilled artisans working in Central America before joining the Darden full-time MBA Class of 2021