Huge congratulations to Dr. Tim R. Holcomb Ph.D. on his promotion to full Professor in the Miami University Farmer School of Business at Miami University.
Dr. Holcomb has tirelessly served the students at Miami University as the current Chair of the Department of Entrepreneurship and as the Director of the John W. Altman Institute for Entrepreneurship. Under his leadership, the Department and Institute implemented a strong "learning by doing" model that has helped propel Miami's Entrepreneurship program into The Princeton Review's “Top 10 Public Schools for Undergraduate Entrepreneurship Studies” for 14 consecutive years and helped Miami's entrepreneurship program earn the Nasdaq Center of Entrepreneurial Excellence Award in 2020.
Dr. Holcomb is also an advisor and/or board member for several high-growth companies, including Portland-based OROS, Cincinnati-based Cerkl and Homeshake, Columbus-based 4Privacy, New York-based Nunona, and Tampa-based ReliaQuest, among others. He was a finalist for the VentureOhio 2019 Catalyst of the Year Award and the Greater Cincinnati Venture Association (GVCA) 2017 Mentor of the Year Award for his work in the Greater Cincinnati and broader Ohio startup ecosystems.