Eugenio Pino and Family Global Entrepreneurship Center
2013 Miami Herald Business Plan Challenge
Congratulations to our 2013 FIU Track Winners!
Join us in congratulating the winners for the 2013 Miami Herald Business Plan Challenge: 1st Place - FIU Student Team, EyeTalk; 2nd Place - FIU Alumnus, U.S. Radiology, 3rd Place - FIU Alumnus, 5K PARK Fest.
FIU's Pino Global Entrepreneurship Center has moved!
Come visit us at our new location!
FIU's Pino Global Entrepreneurship Center has moved to FIU Downtown on Brickell (1101 Brickell Avenue, Suite 1100). Come visit us at our new location in the heart of Miami's business district.
Coffee Break Miami
Got an idea for a business? Join us on May 30th
Need advice on your startup or established venture? Join us for Coffee Break Miami on Thursday, May 30th in the CBC Lobby (adjacent to Java City). This session will feature Mike Tomas, CEO, BioHeart, Inc. and President, The ASTRI Group; and Carlos Huerta, CEO, PLC International.
Dr. Jerry Haar, Director
Whether in the arts, sciences, business, engineering, or humanities, Entrepreneurship at FIU adds value to every discipline and enhances the creativity and innovation of students, faculty, staff, and alumni. In addition to facilitating course development throughout FIU, the Center fosters new technology firms, strengthens existing family-owned and managed firms, researches important issues, encourages new community enterprises to improve the economic vitality of South Florida and the Americas, and develops entrepreneurial leaders in all areas.
The Pino Center’s mission is to create entrepreneurial leaders and organizations in all segments of society, throughout South Florida and Internationally.
The Pino Center provides the FIU community of students, alumni, and professionals with the knowledge and contacts that enable them to reach their entrepreneurial objective of designing and launching successful new ventures based on innovative concepts.
Our vision is to be a recognized international leader in entrepreneurship research, education, and outreach, as well as to be ranked among the nation’s top entrepreneurship centers.
The Pino Global Entrepreneurship Center is focused on four guiding principles:
- International: to work with companies seeking to co-venture with emerging companies in Latin America and South Florida, leveraging the geographic significance of South Florida as the Gateway of the Americas
- Innovation: to leverage cutting edge technology and management strategies
- Inflection Point: to help take organizations to the next level
- Involvement: within FIU’s sister units and external partners