Aesthete

Aesthete is an online media platform that hosts videos of locals sharing their favorite places to go in their home city. The footage is then passed on to tourists with the hope that they will use it to plan their next trip.

Student: Jamie Calabrese

Oddspace

Oddspace is the Airbnb of events. Utilize your space! Rent it out or host your own event. Be a part of Boston's underground scene through art shows, basement concerts and pop up dinners. Your event, you design it! 

Students: Kayla Saliba & Kim Gonzalez

The Serra PROJECT

The Serra Project  creates and designs kits to allow blind individuals to safely refurbish a walking cane for a substantially reduced price.

Students: Kayla Serra & Noah Spahn

Tejuino

Tejuino, sometimes called Tesgüino, is a favorite, sacred drink among Mexicans and the world-class runners of Northern Mexico—the Tarahumaras. It is an ancient, pre-Columbian beverage fermented from maize (alcoholic and nonalcoholic) and consumed for nutritional, social, and spiritual purposes.

"An elixir for healing"

Student: Noé Álvarez

Urban Journaling

Urban Journaling is an initiative to encourage people to put their ideas on paper and into action. Through accumulating inspirations and observations around you on a daily basis and processing them through writing, one can slowly build up knowledge about themselves and things they are passionate about.

Student: April W

BRÜZD 

BRÜZD is is an organization that makes the best of produce that would otherwise be wasted.
They believe in the idea of, "less waste, more taste" by celebrating the 60 million tons of food wasted every year. 

INDIEMEDIARY

IndieMEDIAry is a social marketplace that allows female creators to showcase their work and interact with one another.

Students: Amy DePaola and McKenna Stephens

BISTARA

bistara is the world's first college freelance marketplace that connects college freelancers to other students and communities nationwide.

Students: Maya Rafie and Zac DelVecchio

Small Batch

Small Batch is a custom snack designer that focuses on delivering an honest and delicious snacking experience to all.

Student: Harry Mardirossian

e-Ga Media

e-Ga Media is an online learning solution for innovators in African countries to acquire skills in Digital Media. Initial focus will be on two courses, Basic Video Production and Video Editing, which will be translated into Swahili and other languages. 

Students: Charles Ishimwe and Anthony Lee

squad

Squad is an online magazine in Spanish for millennial woman in Mexico City. Daily pieces will be published on news, fashion, profiles, culture, tech and lifestyle. It is a welcoming and informative magazine with relatable stories.

Student: Mariana Tinoco

Trngle

TRNGLE is a web and app-based platform that enables you to explore people's creative work and gives you the tools you need to develop, market, and recruit for your passion projects or businesses.

Student: Harry Holmes

Yellow Taxi Press

Yellow Taxi Press is a publishing startup that focuses on the experiences of the "twenty-something years". The independent press includes fiction, creative nonfiction, and essays.

Students: Alyssa Loebig and Madeline Greenhalgh

Eeggs

Eeggs, s the world's largest Easter Egg Website. Currently in an Alpha build, it has over 14,000 recorded Easter Eggs and over 20,000 Registered Accounts. Taelon plans to modernize it and aggregate even more easter eggs into one central location.

Student: Taelon Ratliff

Musical Garden

Musical Garden is in the works as a space for musicians and those involved in the music industry to find each other and seek opportunities to grow, perform, and connect. Her application will be a virtual marketplace for actual musicians to producers and mixers.

Student: Lea Neumann