Co-founded a consulting company in September 2010 to help Kickstarter applicants apply to Kickstarter, set funding levels, and create videos.

This venture never went beyond the feasibility stage.

Details of Work

  • Co-developed business plan and tiers of service
  • Measured interest in the consulting service at tech startup events in the Boston area
  • Co-developed lead-generation strategy
  • Worked on a Kickstarter application for a test client
  • Retired venture in February 2011 due to lack of traction

The Awesome Foundation

Founding Trustee of The Awesome Foundation, started in July 2009 in Boston.

Details of Work

  • Responded (1 of 10) to Tim Hwang’s initial call for trustees
  • Designed Awesome Foundation drop cards
  • Represented Awesome Foundation at many events and in local media
  • Pushed for expansion of the Boston chapter in October 2011 to double the number of trustees and try offering two $1000 grants per monthOngoing
  • Participate in monthly deliberation meetings to choose grant winners
  • Contribute $100 to a $1000 grant given by our chapter each month
  • Help orient new chapters and trustees