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April 3, 2017
Carey Flack and Medvis Jackson
Roomswap is a platform for college students living "off-campus" to find subletters under their lease. In this Q&A, we sit down with its foun...
September 26, 2016
Angela Choi and Medvis Jackson
In an increasingly digital world where children may be more familiar with mobile apps and games than zoos and museums, Frip and similar products could...
July 25, 2016
Tamar Lucien w/ Medvis Jackson
As a shameless ThisWeekInStartups.com fan, I first learned about Tamar Lucien while she was a member of Angela Benton's NewMe accelerator, where she w...
June 8, 2016
A few months back, I had the extreme fortune of attending a panel discussion hosted by Minds Behind the Music and the Wix.com NYC Lounge in which the...
May 23, 2016
Damion Wongsang and Medvis Jackson
Damion Wongsang, Jamaican-born and Brooklyn trained, is a born go-getter. From opening a brick-and-mortar clothing shop, to trying his hand at a touri...
May 19, 2016
Earlier this month, a colleague of mine, Kensuke "Ken" Okabayashi launched a Kickstarter campaign for his graphic novel "The Foreigner," a fictional w...
April 15, 2016
Cecilia Foxworthy and Medvis Jackson
Education is one of those common but often ignored areas of policy which only now is receiving much needed innovation, through both policy shifts and...
Drew de Leon and Medvis Jackson
As paradigms in communication and digital distribution shift and evolve, music labels and producers everywhere are looking for better ways of making m...
March 28, 2016
Hayley Mulenda and Medvis Jackson
Recently, we go a chance to catch up with Hayley Mulenda, a rising and motivational voice in the United Kingdom, whose motivational speaking company,...