Carolina Startup Fellows has matched over 100 UNC MBA students with local Carolina startups for summer internships. Here’s a sampling of what past participants have said about the program:
“It’s been a great experience for us. Overall, we’ve been very pleased. You immediately get a sense that the Fellows will work successfully in entrepreneurial environments.” — Kenneth Donahue, President & CEO, Elmarco Inc.
“The Startup Fellows have been a huge help in moving parts of my company forward. We benefited enormously from their insight, thinking, discussions and work that was accomplished. I can’t say enough good things about having been a part of the program.” — Ron Clabo, Founder, GiftOasis
“Our Startup Fellow has been a tremendous help in shaping our strategy, assessing our IP and technological advantages and challenges, and improving our operational processes. His involvement was very instrumental in helping us narrow our focus and applied the limited resources most effectively. We would love to have more Startup Fellows help as we grow our business.” — Charles Tse, Founder, Thimbler