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*reflects 2020 fundraising activity. Source: Pitchbook
The 2021 Stern Venture Fellows Program has officially kicked off! Learn more about this year’s cohort below, and be sure to follow us on social to keep up with everything they’re up to this summer.
Esusu, a fintech platform that allows low-income consumers report rent payments to credit bureaus to boost their credit scores has just been named one of the Top 50 Fintech Companies in 2021 by Forbes! Esusu was co-founded by Abbey Wemimo (Wagner ’15) and Samir Goel (Stern ’16).
Congratulations to the Social Venture Competition winner, ONE432, and New Venture Competition winner, Stonk League! The Entrepreneurs Challenge awards a combined $150K in seed funding as a KISS investment as well as pro bono services. If you weren’t able to join us, be sure to check out the Awards Ceremony recording below.
On Thursday 4/8 we hosted our latest roundtable, focusing on the future of cannabis. We had a lively discussion with our rockstar panelists on this budding industry. If you weren’t able to attend, be sure to take a look at the recording below.
Join us on 4/22 and learn how companies can use social listening and analysis to inform a modern, holistic content strategy powered by real people, posting real content.
Join us and the NYU Stern Alumni Relations team on 4/28 for a conversation with Ragy Thomas (MBA ’03), CEO, Sprinklr and learn how he built a billion-dollar company.