Paul Hudnut
Paul S Hudnut

Contact Information
Office Number: 318
Office Phone: (970) 491-2205

Paul Hudnut teaches entrepreneurship classes at the College of Business. He is also co-director of CSU Global Innovation Center for Energy, Environment and Health, and is on the Faculty Council for the Center for Financial Inclusion. Paul is a visiting instructor in entrepreneurship at the Bordeaux Business School and Bainbridge Graduate Institute.

His background and interest is in building companies, technology transfer, and intellectual property in the bioscience, energy and information services industries. He is particularly interested in business models which emphasize an entrepreneurial approach to global issues of environment and health.

Mr. Hudnut is a founder and director of Envirofit International, Ltd., which was a TechAward laureate in 2005 and was recently recognized by Stanford Social Innovation Review for its innovative approach for commercializing environmentally friendly technologies in the developing world. He also serves as a board member of New Belgium Brewing Co., and Inviragen. Prior to joining CSU, Mr. Hudnut was an executive at Heska Corporation, U S WEST Marketing Resources and PR Pharmaceuticals. Mr. Hudnut earned his B.A. from Colorado College and his law degree from University of Virginia and completed the Program for Management Development at the Harvard Business School in 1991.

Envirofit’s website is
Paul’s blog is
J.D. in Law from University of Virginia Law School, VA, 1984
B.A. in Political Science from Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO, 1980
Selected Articles
Appropriate Organizational Design: A Hybrid Business Model for Technology Transfer in the Developing World
National Collegiate Inventors and Innovators Alliance, Spring/Summer 2006
Awards, Honors, and Grants
Summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Colorado College, 1980
Order of the Coif Honor Society (graduated in top 10% of class) from University of Virginia School of Law, 1984
Dolphin Award for outstanding leadership contribution for innovation. from U S WEST, 1994
EnviroFit International was honored for being one of the top 5 companies in the world that were applying environmental technology for the service of humanity. from TechMuseum/Intel, 2005
Admitted Colorado Bar 1985
Appropriate Organizational Design: A Hybrid Model for Technology Transfer to the Developing World
National Collegiate Inventors and Innovators Alliance, Portland, Oregon, March, 2006
Paul S Hudnut
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