November 19th, 2014 Startup Pitch Night

On Wednesday, the 19th of November, 2014, OLC attended Startup Pitch Night: “Lessons Bootstrapping to 70 million users.” The event took place at the offices of Carr Workplaces held at 745 Fifth Avenue, Suite 500, New York, NYC.

Special guests, Neal Taparia and his friend Darshan, Co-founders & Co-CEOs of Imagine Easy Solutions, spoke about the trials and tribulations of boostrapping a startup with no angel investment.

Imagine Easy Solutions is an educational technology company that affects 70 million students annually. They launched their first product, EasyBib, as high school students.

Julie Goldman, Founder & CEO of The Original Runner Company, offered expert feedback the evening. Ironically The Original Runner Company is not a running company at all, but unique aisle runners for weddings and special events.