Stanford Founder Peer Group #0
Type: Identity verification as a service
John Backus: CEO
Alain Meier: CTO
ID verification and anti-fraud solutions are inaccurate and cumbersome. BlockScore makes a unified set of APIs for easier, more accurate anti-fraud.
Type: Marketing platform
Jesse Leimgruber: CEO
PJ Leimgruber: COO
Misha Talavera: Sales & Marketing
Dan Isaza: Content & PR
Influencer referrals show huge ROI but buying them is difficult, costly, and time consuming. NeoReach is a Cost Per Click SaaS platform for companies to launch and scale organic influencer referrals.
Type: Home automation platform
Clyde provides a platform for developers to build connected home applications.
Type: Social network
Deck is changing the way people share emotions.
Type: AI as a service
205 Consulting is a data science firm that provides services to early- and mid-stage startups that are struggling to make sense of their data. We specialize in natural language processing and machine learning algorithms that leverage aspects of graph structure. We have provided/are currently providing services to Chatous (Chatous.com), SpotOn (SpotOn.it) and mCash (mCash.no).
Type: Instant meals
Louis Topper, Stanford MS Mechanical Engineering and Product Design '14
People are busy, but want to connect with friends and planning sucks. Nomkind is a way to create pop-up meals and see your friends without the planning.
Type: College prep
Parents want their kids to attend elite schools. Schola enables people to purchase resources of admitted students at elite schools.
Type: Bitcoin education
Matthew Rials: CEO
Patrick Briggs: CTO
Bitcoin is very hard to understand and even harder to buy. TryBTC solves the problem of introducing people to bitcoin.
Type: Programming education
Shadi Barhoumi: Stanford CS '17
Rafael Cosman, Stanford CS '15
High-schoolers in East Palo Alto don't have access to quality computer science resources. CodeCamp provides an intense, four-week programming summer camp for high schoolers in EPA. For free.
Type: College prep
Parents want to educate their kids in the best way possible. Mindset has partnered with Carol Dweck (Growth Mindset) to create an interactive iPhone app to help parents use best practice
Type: Mentoring Software
Xuan Wu: CEO, Stanford BS, MS, PhD EE '06, '08, '13
Mentoring program coordinators need to grow their programs. Xinspire Mentoring Software is a web application that enables administrators to scale.