Nina Radojevich-Kelley

Radojevich-Kelly, Nina


Entrepreneurship, Management, Small Business


Entrepreneurship and small business, International entrepreneurship, Venture capital, Angel funding, Traditional vs. non-traditional methods of funding

Degree: Ph.D.

Title: Professor

Department: Management


Office Phone: 303-615-0145

Alternate Phone: 303-803-3283

Interviewed by: PBS12, Studio12

Additional Languages Spoken: Serbian-Croatian


Nina Radojevich-Kelley, Ph.D., is a professor in the Department of Management at Metropolitan State University of Denver.

Radojevich-Kelley has been an entrepreneur since the age of 18 when she developed and marketed her first product. This creativity has followed as she has been a founder/owner of her own company, has been a co-owner in the family business, and has invested in over 150 companies through her association with TechStars and Bullet-time Angel Fund. Radojevich-Kelley has been instrumental in developing a new Entrepreneurship curriculum for the College of Business and the Global Entrepreneurship course. She is also a recipient of the College of Business, Dean’s Overall Faculty Excellence award.

Radojevich-Kelley has published numerous articles pertaining to entrepreneurship including a book on high performance teams. She has also conducted research of small business ownership in Peru, Mexico and Hawaii.

Radojevich-Kelley received her doctorate in administration, sport administration and applied research methodology from University of Northern Colorado, a master’s in business management and sport management from University of the Incarnate Word, and a bachelor’s in exercise physiology and psychology from the University of Texas at Austin.