Spring 2017

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Weekly “family” dinners at The Garage feature a guest speaker, often an alumnus, who is an accomplished founder, technologist or investor. Here are a few of the recent alumni speakers.

Samir Mayekar ’06, ’13 MBA, CEO & co-founder, SiNode Systems

Jennifer Fried ’10, Explorer Surgical

Jai Shekhawat ’96 MBA, founder, Fieldglass

Noah Bleicher ’15 MBA, founder, Viet Nom Nom

Rishi Shah ’08, co-founder & CEO, ContextMedia

Mert Iseri ’11, founder, SwipeSense

Griffin Kelly ’13, ’14 MS, founder, TRAC

Joe Flanagan ’86, founder Acquirent

Genevieve Thiers '04 MMus, founder, SitterCity

Mike McGee ’10, co-founder, The Starter League

Stella Garber ’09, founder & CEO, Matchist

Ishan Daya ’13, Jimmy Paul ’13, Nathan Rosenstock ’13, co-founders, Crafty

Learn more about the weekly family dinners at The Garage.