Meet Questrom Undergrad Alum Jean Wang’08, Founder of Extra Petite and Edited Pieces

Jean Wang (Questrom’08) is a former Big 4 finance professional and former CFA charterholder who turned her passion into a full-time career as a petite clothing influencer and business owner in 2010, about two years after graduating from the Boston University Questrom School of Business. “I got my start writing about my fashion struggles as […]

‘Minutes,’ by Kenneth Woanyah, Creating Social Impact Through Music and Art

Kenneth Woanyah MBA (Questrom’24) is hosting a brand-new event called ‘Minutes’, on Wednesday, October 4th, 2023 from 5PM-8PM, at 730 Commonwealth Ave which will present concepts like overcoming adversities, partnerships, women’s empowerment, hope, and victory through the performance of music, poetry, and true stories. This is a unique opportunity for business professionals, creatives, and artists […]

Celebrating 21 Years of the New Venture Competition

More than 700 teams have competed and over $171k has been awarded in cash prizes. March 2, 2021–This year, we celebrate the 21st Annual New Venture Competition at Boston University! Over the last 21 years, more than 700 teams of BU Terriers have put forth new and innovative ideas through the competition–these teams have represented […]

Questrom places 13th Globally, 11th in US, in New Best MBAs for Entrepreneurship Ranking

In its second-ever ranking of “Best MBA Programs for Entrepreneurship”, Poets & Quants, in partnership with Inc. Magazine, has placed the Questrom School of Business 13th worldwide, and 11th among schools in the United States. The Poets & Quants ranking seeks to measure a school’s entrepreneurship resources and programs, as well as the impact and […]

Two Questrom alumni make the 2020 Forbes 30 under 30

During his senior year, Will Denslow (along with business partner Brian Zitin) skipped class to work on a brokerage firm that used algorithms to source deals, selling a total of $5 million in real estate. Hyped by that success and having identified inefficiencies in the homebuying process, they founded Reggora, which uses an “Uber-style platform” […]

A Questrom Student’s Cancer Makes Him the First User of His Own Planning App

Sean Doherty says creating Hang helped him forget he was ill It began as an entrepreneurial exercise. On a jog along the beach at his Connecticut hometown with a friend last spring, Sean Doherty discussed the difficulties of arranging get-togethers with friends: text invitations can be missed or buried in unrelated group chats or liked […]