Morse, Eric A.

Cases in entrepreneurship : the venture creation process / Eric A. Morse, Ronald K. Mitchell. - Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE Publications, c2006. - xvi, 427 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. - The Ivey casebook series. . - Ivey casebook series. .

Includes bibliographical references (p. 423-425)

Searching for venture opportunities. -- Leveraging Wal-Mart, eBay and USPS -- Barrie Charity Bingo -- Takahiko Naraki, the three million yen entrepreneur -- Cascadia Water Corporation -- Russki Adventures. -- Screening venture opportunities. -- Kalista's Fine Chocolate -- Siam Canadian Foods Co., Ltd. -- Asiasports: Hockey night in Hong Kong -- Crystal Corporation of the Philippines -- Sequel to success: The follow-up to Abatis Systems. -- Planning and financing the venture. -- Frontier Adventure Racing: Pack lightly, go like hell, never give up -- Borders Hotel Corp. -- SimEx Inc. -- Extreme Packet Device (A) -- Diabetogen -- Alpha Personal Dental Care Systems. -- Venture setup. -- PolicePrep -- Ben & Jerry's - Japan -- Textron Ltd. -- Tapp Technologies Inc. (A) -- Blinds To Go - Wanted: People to lead explosive growth (A). -- Venture start-up. -- DCF Innovations: Pad covers (A) -- Catfish Creek Canoe Company -- WaveRider Communications, Inc.: Selling wireless internet access equipment -- Omega Paw Inc. -- Ongoing venture operations and growth. -- Extreme CCTV -- VanCity Savings Credit Union: Corporate venturing into uncharted waters -- Krave's Candy Co. - Clodhoppers (A) -- Trojan Technologies Inc.: Organizational structuring for growth and customer service -- Mainstreet Equity Corp. (A). -- Venture analytics: Beyond venture creation. -- Creemore Springs Brewery: Branding without advertising -- Fernando Rego and the fitter -- Drawn and Quarterly -- InnoMedia Logic Inc. -- Quandra Logic Technologies Inc. (A)

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New business enterprises--Case studies.
Business incubators--Case studies.
Venture capital--Case studies.
Entrepreneurship--Case studies.

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