SU News profiles Whitman PhD and entrepreneur Kiven Pierre


On Monday, December 2, Syracuse University News featured Whitman Ph.D. student Kiven Pierre G’13, who started two companies in his home country of Guyana to combat rising energy costs and promote sustainable development. Both of Pierre’s businesses, CaribVentures Consulting and El Dorado Energy, geared toward making the most of Guyana’s abundant solar energy, placed in the semi-finals in different years of the campus-wide Panasci Business Plan Competition through Whitman’s Falcone Center for Entrepreneurship. Read the rest of the story here.