Author: Meghan Mangrum
Publisher: Miami Today News
Date: September 19, 2013
New growth environments spur entrepreneurs in south florida
Just as startup companies find many factors that can aid them to grow and flourish, so too entrepreneurship itself has many resources as it grows in Miami, but also forces that hinder it.
Entrepreneurship is integral to Miami as a whole, says Professor and Associate Dean of Florida International University’s College of Business Jerry Haar, who until recently directed the university’s Eugenio Pino and Family Global Entrepreneurship Center.
“Entrepreneurship is this community’s DNA,” Dr. Haar said. “On a per capita basis, you probably have more entrepreneurs here than in any other metropolitan area in the US.” Read more here.