​2018 summer venture program teams

BikeLord »

Jake Maude MBA'19

BikeLord is a locally focused marketplace for bikers in cities, starting with Boston.

Dondoctor »

Felipe Acosta MBA'18

Dondoctor is an online service to find and book medical appointments in Latin America.

exclusive.ai »

Hari Mahesh ’19

exclusive.ai is your personal fashion stylist that helps you decide what to wear everyday. We personalize recommendations to provide contextual outfit advice, based on inspiration from top fashion influencers and trendsetters.

Gaido »

Marion Benitez MBA’18, Colleen Leung MBA’18 and Mazen Danaf

Gaido is an online career counselor that uses machine learning to offer market-driven skills guidance to students at every stage of their educational journey.

Gentle »

April Chen '19

Gentle bridges empathy with action by providing a meaningful way for people to connect with others—starting with cards

Hope Sews »

Maya Mutalik ’21

Hope Sews is a social venture that sells modern clothing made out of authentic Ghanaian fabrics and provides electric sewing machines to seamstresses that are facing financial hardship in rural areas of Ghana.

ignitED »

Mara Steiu ’20, Larissa Moreira ’20 and Georgia Gabriela

ignitED is an educational platform in which high school students receive mentoring and support throughout the college application process from highly curated, certified mentors currently studying in the world’s best universities. Our goal is to democratize access to high quality yet affordable college admission counseling for high school students from all over the nation.

Nanny A La Carte »

Salimata Bangoura MBA’19

Nanny A La Carte is a one-stop shop  concierge for busy professionals with or without children with cooking, cleaning and laundry services.

Shay Jaffar

Shaymaa Gaafar MBA’19

Shay Jaffar is a luxury ready-to-wear fashion brand that creates glamour through modesty and celebrates the power of choice.

Smask »

Dillon Galynsky ’19 and Leny Prog

Smask offers a new discrete smoke filtration device with true authentic feel, while also reducing fume emissions by 99% and eliminating odor.

SportsRiot »

Emily Cronin MBA’19

SportsRiot creates sports-centric festival experiences in unique destinations for adults looking to connect with others and celebrate a shared love of sports.

TastePal »

Ralph Haddad ’20

TastePal allows you to discover and capture experiences built for your own taste.

Waec »

Brett Wagner MSEL’18

Waec provides low, cost, last mile delivery for restaurants using autonomous sidewalk robots.

William Palmer Eyewear »

William Tanadi ’18

William Palmer is an affordable eyewear brand that provides high-quality prescription eyeglasses and designer sunglasses to all people in Indonesia.

Wish Route »

Jessica Lynch ’13, MS’13, MBA’18

Wish Route is a tech-enabled, human-powered service that gets users unstuck and on the path to achieving their wellness intentions.