John S. Butler
Laura Kilcrease helped shape Austin into a technology startup capital. Now this former IC2 Institute director and co-founder of the Austin Technology Incubator is helping students with their startups.
John Sibley Butler, director of the IC2 Institute at The University of Texas at Austin, and the Kelleher Center for Entrepreneurship at McCombs School of Business, will welcome 32 Fulbright foreign students from June 1 to 4, for a seminar on translating scientific discovery into economic and social progress.
Though it turned out well for Michael Dell, you don't always need to leave school in order to start your own company. In fact, if you stay you'll have access to a lot of free resources to help you get things off the ground.
Management Professor John S. Butler won the Special Achievement Award at the 2009 Tech Innovation Awards, sponsored by the Austin Business Journal.