In this episode, Lauren and Emma face an old nemesis, fundraising. But this time they’re ready with a product and a plan. Before long, they get the chance to pitch a prestigious firm known for writing generous checks. Plus, Dating Ring addresses something that has been with them since they first launched the company, a challenge that nearly every dating company has to overcome. And to solve this problem, the founders seize an opportunity, one that hits very close to home.
Our iTunes artwork was illustrated by Cari Vander Yacht. Check out her work at www.carivanderyacht.com Our theme song was written and performed by Mark Phillips. The "Trough of Sorrow" song was written and performed by Matt Farley Season two of Startup features brand new original music, written and performed by our own John Delore along with his band mates, Jordan Scanella, Sam Merrick and Isamu McGregor.