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Business & Management

WalkUp in NYC

GW to NYC: WalkUP Wake-Up!

July 05, 2018
Walkable neighborhoods—where daily needs can be met by walking, public transit, or biking—have become a crucial feature when it comes to real estate.
GW parents Jian Zhang and Min Shi and their daughter Isabella Zhang, GWSB B.Accy ’14

Tradition of Giving

January 26, 2018
“Keeping close contact with schools and participating actively in a school’s development has been a tradition of our family,” say GW parents Jian Zhang and Min Shi.
Riordan family

Setting the Example

June 12, 2017

For GW parent Paula Riordan, it’s all about giving back.

‘Angels’ Send NVC Finalists to Big Idea CONNECTpreneur Forum

‘Angels’ Send NVC Finalists to Big Idea CONNECTpreneur Forum

May 18, 2016
Thanks to the generosity of a local entrepreneur and two GW alumni, the 2016 finalists in the GW New Venture Competition (NVC) were invited to attend the Big Idea CONNECTpreneur XVIII Forum, one of the region’s largest networking events for entrepreneurs. Business leaders S. Tien Wong, CEO of Tech 2000 and Chairman of Lore Systems; Richard DiPippo, GSEHD BA ’79, partner at The Meltzer Group; and Kristina Bouweiri, ESIA BA ’79, President & CEO of Reston Limousine and Travel Service, Inc. made it possible for the 20 finalists to travel to the event on April 28 and network with established tech entrepreneurs, angel investors, venture capitalists, and company founders.

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