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A “smart” idea wins Paul and Tom Kinnear Business Plan Competition

April 28, 2020

Kingston, Ont. – Traktab, a smart pillbox to remotely track medication usage won top prize at the annual Paul & Tom Kinnear Business Plan Competition from the Centre for Business Venturing (CBV) at Smith School of Business.

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Three new businesses win at UPstart Venture Challenge

December 9, 2019

Toronto, Ont. – The fourth annual UPstart Venture Challenge, Dec. 3, saw eight teams pitch their startups to a panel of Queen’s alumni in the hopes of winning a share of the $55,000 prize.

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Faculty, students say thanks to Bill Cooper upon his retirement

May 29, 2019

Kingston, Ont. – Well-read and knowledgeable, a “star” researcher, mentor and an asset to Smith. That’s how Professor Bill Cooper’s colleagues and former students described him on the occasion of his retirement from Smith School of Business after 43 years.

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Smith Founders’ Pledge launches at UPstart Venture Challenge

December 10, 2018

Toronto, Ont. – Smith Founders’ Pledge, a new way for Smith alumni to support the next generation of entrepreneurs, was announced at the UPstart Venture Challenge on Dec. 4.

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Smith Year in Review is now out

October 1, 2018

Kingston, Ont. – The 2017/2018 Year in Review, containing Smith School of Business highlights from the past year, is now available in print and online.

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