• Vanderbilt University

    Vanderbilt alum on entrepreneurial success: Money is byproduct, not end product

    Jonn Kim started his business with nothing to lose. He’d seen too many people pass up entrepreneurship because they might lose their house, or their car, or their stock options. Tired of his secure corporate job, Kim became willing to work at McDonald’s if his dreams fell apart. Read More

    Mar. 16, 2015

  • Vanderbilt University

    Q&A: Entrepreneur’s favorite virtue is eternal optimism

    Chambers Family Entrepreneurial Lectureship is March 16 Jonn Kim, founder and CEO of Geeks and Nerds Corporation (GaN) in Huntsville, Alabama, will deliver the School of Engineering’s Spring 2015 Chambers Family Entrepreneurial Lectureship at 4:10 p.m. Monday, March 16, in Jacobs Believed In Me Auditorium, Featheringill… Read More

    Mar. 5, 2015

  • Vanderbilt University

    Geeks and Nerds Corp. earns a US Chamber small business award

    Geeks and Nerds (GaN) Corporation started by Jonn Kim (Ph.D.’99) has been chosen as one of 100 award winners representing the best in American small business. GaN Corporation, whose headquarters is in Huntsville, Ala., will receive a 2013 Blue Ribbon Small Business of the Year Award from the… Read More

    Feb. 12, 2013