Tuesday, September 4, 2012
Local College Startups Get Limelight
Four, local college startups -- all founded at the University of Southern California -- have the spotlight in the latest Inc.com magazine, which highlights America's coolest College Start-Ups. The article highlighting eighteen startups founded out of college included 1st Round Sports (founded by Teague and Riley Egan, Zack Johnson, and Sterling Brewster); Stoked Skateboards (founded by David Rajewski); Salute The Brave Apparel (founded by Ryan Morris); and TrueRSVP (founded by Fei Xiao and Anna Sergeeva). TrueRSVP has scored funding from OrganicStartup, the venture accelerator run by angel investor Scott Sangster. All four startups are in the Los Angeles area.