Check out Founders Network members making headlines in this week’s member news roundup. Founders Network offers peer mentorship for over 500 tech startup founders. To learn more about FN, please visit www.foundersnetwork.com
Colin Mutchler‘s startup Louder received a $35K Grant from The Knight Foundation. Louder is a crowdsourced advertising platform that lets users donate small amounts of money in order to further advance the journalism they find most vital and share-worthy.
Bill Li‘s startup Knightscope developed a prototype robot that is set to start patrolling the streets in 2014. Knightscope is developing technology that will predict and prevent crime utilizing autonomous technology, robotics and predictive analytics.
Emily Washkowitz‘s startup Shareswell launched the simple and secure platform for gifting stock. Shareswell is the online platform for gifting stock.
Kourosh Parsapour‘s startup PersonalRN launched an App for Stroke patients. PersonalRN is a mHealth apps for patients, caregivers and providers to improve compliance and reduce re-hospitalization through education and coordinated care.
Tracy Lee‘s startup Dishcrawl has expanded to 250 cities, hosting about 100 culinary events a month. Dishcrawl is dedicated to re-imagining the way people think about food, drink, and their community.
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