Faculty & Research

Mike Moyer

Adjunct Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship

Address :
5807 South Woodlawn Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Mike Moyer is an entrepreneur who has started a number of companies including Bananagraphics, a product development and merchandising company, Moondog, an outdoor clothing manufacturing company; Vicarious Communication, Inc, a marketing technology company for the medical industry; Cappex.com, a site that helps students find the right college; College Peas, LLC which provides publications and consulting on college admissions; and Trade Show Samurai, LLC a company that teaches trade show exhibitors how to capture lots and lots of leads. In addition to his experience as an entrepreneur he has held a number of senior-level marketing positions with companies that sell everything from vacuum cleaners to financial data services to motor home chassis to luxury wine.He has taught entrepreneurship at both Northwestern University and the University of Chicago. Mike is the author of How to Make Colleges Want You, College Peas, Trade Show Samurai and Slicing Pie, a book about dividing up equity in early-stage companies. He has an MS in integrated marketing from Northwestern University and an MBA from the University of Chicago. He lives in Lake Forest, Illinois with his wife, three kids and the Lizard of Oz.


2015 - 2016 Course Schedule

Number Name Quarter
34701 New Venture and Small Enterprise Lab 2015 (Fall)
34701 New Venture and Small Enterprise Lab 2016 (Winter)
34701 New Venture and Small Enterprise Lab 2016 (Summer)