Elevator Pitch

We're witnessing a major social-economic shift particularly amongst millennials who want to startup their own business. CoFoundersLab is at the center of the entrepreneurial renaissance by becoming th…

Executive Summary

CoFoundersLab is an Early-stage service in the Internet industry. The company already has revenue, users, paying customers, and strategic partners, in addition to eight investors. The founders are serial entrepreneurs.

$680,000 raised of a $825K-$875K goal
82% raised (unconfirmed investments)
82%
$5,000
minimum investment
10
investors
CoFoundersLab is generally soliciting
You have full access to CoFoundersLab's information because it has opted into a 506(c) Regulation D private offering, which permits it to generally solicit (publicly advertise) its fundraising efforts. If you would like to invest in this company, you will have to confirm your accredited investor status by providing the approved documentation.
Shahab Kaviani

Shahab Kaviani

CEO
Highlights: Previous director of marketing for the national education association, co-founded hyperoffice, pre-ipo team at saba software (nasd:saba)
Co-Founder and CEO, Shahab Kaviani was the Director of Marketing for the National Education Association, where he engaged a community of over 3 million. Shahab co-founded HyperOffice, and led product management, sales and marketing over 7 years where he grew the team to 30 people resulting in an exit in 2013. HyperOffice competes in the cloud/SaaS collaboration industry for SMBs. Prior to HyperOffice, Shahab was on the pre-IPO team at Saba Software (NASD:SABA) . Shahab received his BA in Economics from the University of MD.
Culin Tate

Culin Tate

Co-Founder
Highlights: Sold first company, cat controller, co-founded missnowmrs.com, bsba in economics and mba from university of md,
Culin Tate is a serial entrepreneur who has demonstrated success in diverse industries. His educational background includes a BSBA in Economics and MBA from University of MD. Culin’s first company CAT Controllers; designed, manufactured, and sold advanced electronic control systems. Just before selling CAT for more than $10M, he cofounded MissNowMrs.com which monetizes a service which can be used by 90% of the 2.4 million annual brides in the US.
Michael Hughes

Michael Hughes

VP Community Development
Highlights: First employee with the company since may 2012, previous volunteer at masschallenge, graduate of boston university
Michael was the first employee and has been with the company since May 2012, helping to launch new markets and recruiting channel marketing partners. Michael's expertise include partner/customer relations, strategic partnerships, new market launch/development, digital marketing, content creation, strategy, social media, account management, public relations & communications, and public speaking.
Carl Leubsdorf Jr.

Carl Leubsdorf Jr.

Adviser
Highlights: Former cto of match.com international, founder at solvitor llc
Carl has been advising the company since December of 2011, and also became an investor in 2013.
Carl was the former CTO of Match.com International, and actively advises the company on software development, product direction, and refining the proprietary matching algorithm.
Dr. Julie Edge

Dr. Julie Edge

Adviser
Highlights: Co-founder at creelio, principal investigator at the co-founders project, adjunct professor at olin business school at washington university
Julie Edge, Ph.D has been advising the company since March of 2012 then also became an investor in the company. Among other things, Julie Edge leverages her research experience to further refine the proprietary co-founder matching algorithm. Julie Edge, Ph.D. is an entrepreneurial ecologist helping early-stage, rapidly-scaling tech startup companies succeed. She leads the Co-Founders Project, which is collecting data on entrepreneurial job fit and team dynamics in early stage, rapidly scaling startups. The Co-Founders Project is supported by the Kauffman Foundation, Hogan Assessment Systems, and the Enterprise Center of Johnson County.

Julie is Research Fellow with Startup Weekend and an alum of Startup Weekend Kansas City. She serves as an Adjunct Professor of Organizational Behavior and Leadership at the Olin Business School, Washington University-St. Louis, and as the Executive Coach for Executive Education MBA Program in Kansas City.

Market Opportunity

$40B
CoFoundersLab's total market size

Traction

  • Has paying customers
  • Has strategic partners
  • Has users

Pitch Deck

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