Since launching in 2009, the Founder Institute has helped launch over 1,249 new technology companies across 85 cities, 40 countries, and six continents.
These companies have gone on to do great things, and create over 10,000 new jobs.
Over the past week, TrustLeaf was featured on Entrepreneur, Emberlight was highlighted on BuzzFeed, TravelerCar was featured on E-commerce Mag; and more.
Below is a roundup of recent Founder Institute Graduates in the news:
- TrustLeaf featured on Entrepreneur: 3 Startups Offer New 'Microloan' Options for Entrepreneurs With Big Ambitions (Entrepreneur): TrustLeaf, a San Francisco Graduate, simplifies borrowing money from friends and family by organizing funds in a professional looking proposal.
- Emberlight featured on BuzzFeed: 21 Genius Gadgets On Kickstarter Right Now (BuzzFeed): Emberlight, a San Francisco Graduate, is an a home automation product that turns any light into a smart light.
- TravelerCar featured on E-commerce Mag: TravelerCar.com lève 750 000 euros (E-commerce Mag):TravelerCar, a Paris Graduate, allows travelers to not only save money on airport parking, but also lets them earn money while they are traveling by renting their car to other travelers.
- Appota featured on VietNamNet: Venture funds making great headway in Vietnam market (VietNamNet): Appota, a Hanoi Graduate, is a mobile content distribution platform.