Scrappiness and learning by doing: How to start a company without dropping out of school
"The key is to surround yourself with people you can learn from, provide them value, and work harder than everyone around you."
Building an International Startup: LaCarte Founders Explain How Best to Manage Teams Across Borders
LaCarte came to be after two Stanford students found a problem at one of their local restaurants, and true to our name and ethos, went back to a dorm room to come up with a solution to fix it.
Can you build and scale your product without a technical background? Dana Kim & Ethan Kellough share their journey
Showcase Insights was born from the need for easy, cost-effective and efficient market research. Today, they have developed two different products in service of this mission.
Reinventing Market Research: Why We Funded Showcase
We’re excited to announce our investment in Showcase, a next-gen product research company creating innovative solutions for today’s consumer brands.
Soup, The Way It Should Be: Why We Funded Proper Good
Proper Good is a zero-prep, 90-second meal solution made with clean & functional ingredients in flexible, transparent packaging.
Skipping the Crowds: Why We Funded Sleek
Dorm Room Fund is proud to announce our investment in Sleek, a company building a technology-driven platform that helps customers skip lines, avoid crowds, and reduce long wait times.
Under the Canopy: Why We Funded Trefo
The story behind Dorm Room Fund's investment in Trefo, a robotic forestry startup which tackles the problem of forest surveying, which is essential to manage forests, track carbon emissions, and fight climate change.
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