We are proud to introduce our August ’14 Cohort of Tech Startup Founders. Arranged alphabetically by last name.
Dru Armstrong, CEO and Co-Founder of Lily Pod. Lily Pod is a data insight company focused on family wellness. Dru is based in San Francisco, California.
Robin Daverman, CEO and Founder of CosmeSys Inc. CosmeSys Inc. offers informative resources for users interested in cosmetic surgery and nonsurgical procedures. Robin is based in San Francisco, California.
P.K. Fields, Founder of ElderSense.com. ElderSense.com is a caregiving network that allows users to find high-quality eldercare services, senior housing products, resources and information. P.K. is based in Los Angeles, California.
Michael Fraser, CEO of VDI Space Inc. VDI Space Inc. is a cloud solutions service company. Michael is based in Reno, Nevada.
Michael Kim, CEO and Co-Founder of Swaddo. Swaddo is in stealth mode. Michael is based in San Francisco, California.
Werner Krebs, CEO of Acculation, Inc. Acculation Inc. allows users to take control of their home air quality through their app. Werner is based in Los Angeles, California.
Dmitry Romanyukha. COO and Co-Founder of JETME Inc. JETME Inc. is an on-demand private jet sharing and booking service company. Dmitry is based in San Francisco, California.
Jamie Smyth, CEO of TypeEngine. TypeEngine is a digital publishing platform for magazine apps on web, iOS, and Android. Jamie is based in Brooklyn, New York.
Tim Varner, Co-Founder of Roost. Roost is a marketing channel that allows websites to engage readers with push notifications. Tim is based in based in San Francisco, California.
Diego Villarreal Meyer, CEO of Around Labs, Inc. Around Labs, Inc. created a platform to help users know what is going on around their neighborhood through real-time updates. Diego is based in San Francisco, California.
David Weiss, Creative Director of GoWebMo. GoWebMo is dedicated to mobilizing websites for optimized smart phone viewing. David is based in San Francisco, California.
Robin Yang, Founder of Shooloo Inc. Shooloo Inc. is the world’s largest repository of math word problems created by students and aligned with the Common Core State Standard. Robin is based in New York City, New York.
With the addition of the August Cohort, Founders Network is now more than 500 members strong! We are excited about the deep and diverse experience sets and perspectives each new member brings to our peer mentorship community of tech startup founders. Together we are taking management and personal risk off the table and ensuring mutual success. Stay tuned to the fnBlog for startup updates, tips and lessons learned from each of our new members. To learn more about Founders Network click here.
Founded in 2011, Founders Network offers lifelong peer mentorship to over 600 tech startup founders globally. Our platform, programs and high-touch service facilitate authentic experience sharing, warm introductions and long-term professional relationships. Additional benefits include over $1M in startup discounts and mentorship from 50+ Institutional Investors. Members are located in San Francisco, New York City, Los Angeles, Vancouver, Toronto, London and other tech hubs. Each month our Membership Committee admits a new cohort of full-time tech founders who are nominated by an existing member.