Archive for May, 2014

The Economic Times (India): Ecommerce marketplace: Flipkart, Amazon, eBay use digital literacy as a bait to draw in more sellers

May 8, 2014

Clever, clever: Snapdeal (founded by Kunal Bahl W’06) is promoting digital literacy as a way to draw in more sellers to the “booming ecommerce marketplace.” Read more HERE.

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CBS News: Smart pill bottle could help you take your meds on time

May 8, 2014

CBS News ran a segment on AdhereTech’s smart pill bottle, which could help you take your meds on time. Great press for founder Josh Stein WG’12! Watch the video and read more HERE.

HLN: Clear vision: Warby Parker eyes business & giving

May 8, 2014

Warby Parker, founded by 4 Wharton alumni, was honored, along with their philanthropic partner Vision Spring, at the Tribeca Disruptive Innovation awards. Way to disrupt, guys! Read MORE

Philly.com: New Jersey slowly gets into craft distilling

May 5, 2014

A Wharton alumnus is New Jersey’s second craft distiller: James Yoakum W’07, founder of Cooper River Distillers, has just gotten the go-ahead to start making rum. Read MORE

Business Insider: This Quirky Game Helps Shape Zappos’ Legendary Culture

May 5, 2014

Wharton Professor Ethan Mollick gives his stamp of approval to Zappos “Face Game.” What makes this corporate game work? Read on to find out: MORE

Philly.com: Digital health startup wants to disrupt how health-care professionals care for patients

May 5, 2014

Divya Dhar WG’14 tells Philly.com how Seratis is going to disrupt how health-care professionals care for patients. Read MORE

Philly.com: Civilian Military Combine to honor hometown hero

May 5, 2014

Tomorrow, Saturday, April 26 Civilian Military Combine, founded by Keith Gornish WG’12, will host an event to honor local war hero Travis Manion.

“CMC’s mission is to promote patriotism through athleticism,” says Keith Gornish, CEO and co-founder of CMC. “The Travis Manion Foundation is a partner of CMC and we support their vision and transformative impact supporting our country’s heroes and families.” Read MORE