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In the Department of Management Science & Engineering
Stanford ETL: How Strava Found Its Niche
“Go an inch wide and a mile deep.” Mark Gainey, co-founder and executive chairman of Strava, explores how focusing on the niche category of passionate road cyclists helped the company to sustainably scale.
MS&E Faculty Win Research Award
STVP faculty co-directors’, MS&E Assoc. Prof. Chuck Eesley and MS&E Prof. Kathy Eisenhardt, article “Failure is an option: Institutional change, entrepreneurial risk, and new firm growth,” wins award for Responsible Research in Mgmt.
Building Billion Dollar Businesses
Unicorns aren’t random occurrences. In fact, truly massive tech companies share some very similar DNA. Listen to MS&E Lecturer and Alchemist Accelerator’s managing director, Ravi Belani’s Stanford ETL talk.