Brains Behind It- Lara Crystal- Minibar

ABOUT POORVI PATODIA: CEO, Minibar Delivery. Minibar Delivery offers the easiest way to lift your spirits. With a few taps, get wine, beer, and liquor delivered to your door. Lara Crystal previously was a founding member at Rent the Runway, an e-commerce business that rents luxury clothing and accessories to women, where she served as […]

Brains Behind It- Poorvi Patodia – Biena Snacks

ABOUT POORVI PATODIA: Founder of Biena Foods. Poorvi Patodia has developed a unique roasting process for protein-rich chickpeas that come in four flavors—barbeque, cinnamon maple, honey roasted, and sea salt. Prevention magazine recently named the snack one of the “Trendy Foods You’re About to Start Eating.” The chickpeas are available online at as well as […]

Brains Behind It- Rachel Kaplowitz – Honey

ABOUT RACHEL KAPLOWITZ: CEO of Honey. Honey is an easy-to-use tool that allows employees to discover, discuss and archive content that matters to them and their colleagues. Anyone in a company, from the intern to the CEO, can share useful links, inspiring videos, reference documents, clever ideas and internal news with their colleagues, without cluttering […]

Brains Behind It- Linh Tran- XOI Company

ABOUT LINH TRAN: FOUNDER & CHIEF EVERYTHING OFFICER, X.O.I – XOI brings skincare and beauty innovation through its edible and topical products using Gac Fruit as the main ingredient. Dubbed “the fruit from heaven”, Gac Fruit is a rare and strong antioxidant powerhouse and a traditional skin-healthy ingredient from Vietnamese herbal medicine. XOI is committed […]

Brains Behind It- Chelsea Brownridge- Dog Parker

ABOUT CHELSEA BROWNRIDGE: CEO & CO-FOUNDER, DOG PARKER. A DogSpot is a smart sidewalk sanctuary, providing your dog a safe and cozy home away from home while you briefly go somewhere they aren’t allowed. With DogSpot, you don’t have to choose between adventures and spending time with your dog. You have the freedom to live your life […]

Brains Behind It- Beatrice Fischel-Bock – Hutch

ABOUT BEATRICE FISCHEL-BOCK : CO-FOUNDER AND CEO, HUTCH After realizing the untapped potential of 3D interior design, Fischel-Bock started Hutch (then ZOOM Interiors and Homee) during her senior year at George Washington University. The app and website — which allow users to upload photos of their rooms, virtually redecorate and purchase pieces to make the […]