Introducing the March ’15 Cohort of Tech Startup Founders

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Kevin started Founders Network to help tech founders achieve success through peer mentorship. Prior to Founders Network, Kevin advised hundreds of Silicon Valley entrepreneurs from idea stage through funding. Kevin was named “40 Under 40 in Silicon Valley” by the Silicon Valley Business Journal for his work with startups and promoting entrepreneurship. He has served on the adjunct faculty at both Santa Clara University Leavey School of Business and the University of San Francisco School of Business. Kevin holds a bachelor’s degree and a Master of Business Administration from Santa Clara University.

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introducing the march 2015 cohort

A big welcome to our March ’15 cohort of tech startup founders!

One of the strengths of Founders Network is the distinctive breadth and depth of experience that our members bring to our community. This month, our newest Founders Network members include backgrounds in education, medicine,  non-profit work, nutrition, and real estate — and a wealth of talent and accomplishments that range from MBAs at Berkeley and Northwestern, with work experience from Google, IBM, Microsoft, and more.

Founders Network is truly a global community, with our newest members joining us from throughout the United States, through Canada, Finland, and Poland.  We welcome our newest 2015 cohort and can’t wait to see their growth and impact in FN!

Emily Baum, March 15' cohort of tech startup foundersEmily Baum, CEO and Founder of Keyrious

Keyrious is the first luxury wearables solution that inspires and enables extraordinary experiences. Emily is based in the SF Bay Area, CA.


Chad Fisher, March 15' cohort of tech startup foundersChad Fisher, Co-Founder of Content Runner

Content Runner is a marketplace for connecting users and writers for the exchange of unique written content. Chad is based in Seattle, WA.


Alexandra Greenhill, March 15' cohort of tech startup foundersAlexandra Greenhill, CEO and Cofounder of myBestHelper

myBestHelper works to fundamentally improve how families find help around the home. Alexandra is based in Vancouver, Canada.


Helge Hellberg, March 15' cohort of tech startup foundersHelge Hellberg, CEO and Founder of Organic Media Network

Organic Media Network online publisher of education and entertainment for the lifestyle of health and sustainability. Helge is based in the SF Bay Area, CA.


German Heller, March 15' cohort of tech startup foundersGerman Heller, Founder and CEO of 3dar

3dar is an award-winning studio specializing in content creation.


Fahrzin Hemmati, March 15' cohort of tech startup foundersFahrzin Hemmati, Founder of chain reaction

chain reaction uses advanced algorithms to optimize manufacturing assembly lines. Fahrzin is based in the SF Bay Area, CA.


Timo Kari, March '15 cohort of tech startup foundersTimo Kari, Founder of Ostio.

Ostio is a platform for questions and answers, simplified. Timo is based in Finland.


Sebastian Krakowski, March 15' cohort of tech startup foundersSebastian Krakowski, CEO and Founder of my.safenetwork

my.safenetwork is an innovative way to turn your home network into a private cloud. Sebastian is based in Poland.


Michael Meram, March 15 cohort of tech startup foundersMichael Meram, Founder of VOWD.

VOWD is the world’s first all-in-one collaboration site that links users to crowdsourcing, crowdfunding, and e-commerce. Michael is based in Detroit, MI.


Hubert Palan, March 15' cohort of tech startup foundersHubert Palan, Founder and CEO of ProductBoard

ProductBoard is a software-as-a-service platform for strategic product management. Hubert is based in San Francisco, CA.


Robert Reyes March 15' cohort of tech startup foundersRobert Reyes, CEO & Founder of M-Novation, Shouteri

Shouteri, a media startup currently in stealth mode. Robert is based in Texas.


Wojciech Sobczuk, March 15' cohort of tech startup foundersWojciech Sobczuk, Founder & CEO DynaDo

DynaDo is a comprehensive solution for team management, communication and productivity platform for doing business better. Wojciech is based in Poland.


Jason Wiener, March 15' cohort of tech startup foundersJason Wiener, Founder of GraphFM

GraphFM is a platform to raise developers abilities to the next level. Jason is based in San Francisco, CA.


With the addition of the March ’15 Cohort, Founders Network is now more than 500 members strong! You can visit our previous cohorts, here

We are passionate about combining the rich and diverse experience and perspectives all of our members bring 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 Founders Edge for startup updates, tips and lessons learned from each of our new members. To learn more about Founders Network click here.

kevin-holmes
Read more by Kevin Holmes

Kevin started Founders Network to help tech founders achieve success through peer mentorship. Prior to Founders Network, Kevin advised hundreds of Silicon Valley entrepreneurs from idea stage through funding. Kevin was named “40 Under 40 in Silicon Valley” by the Silicon Valley Business Journal for his work with startups and promoting entrepreneurship. He has served on the adjunct faculty at both Santa Clara University Leavey School of Business and the University of San Francisco School of Business. Kevin holds a bachelor’s degree and a Master of Business Administration from Santa Clara University.

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