By: David K. Randall
One of his former students is selling genetically altered goldfish that glow in the dark. Another is developing a diaper with built-in baby wipes. For John Butler, a professor of entrepreneurship and management at the University of Texas at Austin’s McCombs School of Business, such occurrences are part and parcel with living in a town bursting with start-ups.
“We’re in the business of wealth creation,” Butler says.