Why she left her finance job for social impact

Florence Luna catches up with Alex Hunter, a fellow Blueprint Investor Track friend, over dinner. Courtesy of Florence Luna.

Florence Luna, an MBA student at Cornell University, graduated from the University of Arizona with degrees in business economics and… Continue reading Why she left her finance job for social impact

How the founders of boam help you find the next meal

Boam co-founders Daniel Petz, left, and Stuart Murless, right, in the boam Seattle office in December 2021. Courtesy of boam.

Mexican food made from Laredo’s Grill in Seattle. Japanese food cooked from Akiko’s Restaurant in San Francisco. Thai food catered… Continue reading How the founders of boam help you find the next meal

How education startup Out of the Box builds preschool curriculums

Yu Qian Ang, co-founder of Out of the Box, presents at the Techstars Demo Day Pitch at the Iowa Science Centre in October 2021. Courtesy of Out of the Box.

Yu Qian Ang, co-founder of Out of the Box in Singapore, knows families in his hometown want high-quality, innovative preschool… Continue reading How education startup Out of the Box builds preschool curriculums

Latino immigrants simplify remittance

Co-founders of Felix, Bernardo Garcia (left) and Manuel Godoy (right) take a break from scouting out office space in Guadalajara, Mexico. Courtesy of Manuel Godoy.

When Manuel Godoy and Bernardo Garcia met at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School, they struck a chord. From the… Continue reading Latino immigrants simplify remittance

Trying to find more meaning in 2020, she moved to London

Alissa Del Toro in front of the London Business School Sussex building getting her first day of school photo taken during orientation week. Courtesy of Julia Hamilton.

Alissa Del Toro studies at London Business School as an MBA 2023 candidate and graduated from Cornell University with a… Continue reading Trying to find more meaning in 2020, she moved to London

Frustrated to find Indian wedding outfits, she launched a rental service

LUKH team Alisha Daga, Purvi Vyas, Katie Andrew, and Karen Desai (seated). Courtesy of LUKH.

Karen Desai launched LUKH, an Indian wedding rental service, after dealing with the frustrations of finding outfits for her own… Continue reading Frustrated to find Indian wedding outfits, she launched a rental service

What the managing partner of the San Francisco team wish founders knew

Kimiloluwa Fafowora at the Stanford Graduate School of Business in August 2020. Courtesy of Kimiloluwa Fafowora.

Kimiloluwa Fafowora, an MBA student at Stanford University, heads the San Francisco investment team as a Managing Partner. After dozens… Continue reading What the managing partner of the San Francisco team wish founders knew