Introducing the January ’14 Cohort of Tech Startup Founders

Founder Profile

We are proud to introduce our January ’14 Cohort of Tech Startup Founders. Arranged Alphabetically by first name.

andrew scottAndrew Scott, Founder of Qannu. Qannu offers consumers an easy way to buy what you want from the U.S. without worrying about international deliver and U.S. credit card limitations. Andrew is based in Los Angeles, California.


angela chouAngela Chou, Founder of Utterly. Utterly is a sustainable children’s fashion startup currently in the initial phase. Angela is based in San Francisco, California.



amy wisterAmy Wister, Founder of The Stylist Online. The Stylist Online is a national network of personal stylists and home of the Style Dial. Amy is based in Sacramento, California.



chris booneChris Boone, Founder of Cimbal, Inc. Cimbal, Inc. is a mobile payment and promotion technology company. Chris is based in San Francisco, California.



Chris NeiderChris Neider, Founder of of MenuMe. MenuMe allows you to view the entire menu in photos before you order. Chris is based in San Francisco, California.



collin lamCollin Lam, Founder of Stealth. Collin is based in San Francisco, California.



keyJim Gardner, Founder of uSpection, LLC. uSpection, LLC. develops inspection software and work flow platforms for underwriting insurance polices. Jim is based in San Francisco, California.


jonathan kongJonathan Kong, Founder of iQstor. iQstor is a computer data storage system developer. Jonathan is based in Newbury Park, California.



Julien SalanonJulien Salanon, Founder of PlusR. PlusR is the first Google glass and mobile app that gives you real-time augmented reality information about the people you see everyday. Julien is based in San Francisco, California.


Kalyan Sandeep TirKalyan Sandeep Tirumalaumala, Founder of PriceHowl. PriceHowl is a mobile app that gets you the coolest local deals at the most competitive prices within US.



Kevin CreusyKevin Cruesy, Founder of Upfluence. Upfluence is a technology company dedicated to influence marketing. Kevin is based in San Francisco, California.



keyKevin Lee, Founder of is a cloud provider of business communications namely voice services. Kevin is based in San Francisco, California.



neal guptaNeal Gupta, Founder of KiwiTech. KiwiTech is leveraging technology and a proven entrepreneurial team to develop a range of mobile products and solutions. Neal is based in San Francisco, California.


Nina BhattiNina Bhatti, Founder of Kokko Inc. Kokko Inc. is in stealth mode. Nina is based in San Francisco, California.



Oliver FeakinsOliver Feakins, Founder of Track5Media. Track5Media is a corporate holding company managing multiple online brands. Oliver is based in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.



Timothy KinzerTimothy Kinzer, Founder of Amafly. Amafly provides a social and collaborative planning/payment platform that allows members to contribute and customize their view of the trip. Timothy is based in Los Angeles, California.


tom zimmeroffTom Zimberoff, Founder of PhotoByte. PhotoByte is a new way for photographers to upload and sell pictures online; self-selects for the best; predicts imagery buyers want and what they’ll pay. Tom is based in San Francisco, California.


With the addition of the January Cohort, Founders Network is now more than 490 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.


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