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From Classroom to Boardroom: Turning a Class Project into a Fully Fledged Corporation* Presenter: Alison Alvarez, BlastPoint

  • Swartz Center for Entrepreneurship, Tepper Quad (map)

CMU Alumni (TPR '16, SCS '07) Alison Alvarez will talk about the process of taking a project from a Tepper entrepreneurship course and building it into a company worth millions of dollars and serving dozens of large corporate customers. Her company, BlastPoint, creates persona driven analytics solutions that solve hard problems in predicting customer behavior.