How I launched my company without outside funding, connections, or even a track record, and how you can too.

Alex Obenauer
Oct 13, 2016 · 8 min read

As unknown undergrads with no prior network or track record, we would have to raise $1,000 a day, from total strangers, for 35 days straight.

This is where I honestly expected the story to end.

Somehow, it was just the beginning.


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If you’re judging the design work here, just remember — it was 2012. Plenty before the iOS 7 redesign entered the world.
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