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  • 26 student partners and alumni

  • 90+ startups backed

  • 150+ student founders

  • 550+ jobs created

  • $230M+ follow on capital raised

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    Mentors

    • Adam Leibsohn

      Adam Leibsohn

      Giphy

    • Camille Fournier

      Camille Fournier

      Raconteur

    • Elias Torres

      Elias Torres

      Drift

    • Ellen Rubin

      Ellen Rubin

      ClearSky Data

    • Katie Rae

      Katie Rae

      Project 11

    Partners

    • AWS

      AWS

    • Google Cloud Platform

      Google Cloud Platform

    • HubSpot

      HubSpot

    • Silicon Valley Bank

      Silicon Valley Bank

    • WeWork

      WeWork