Many K-12 schools have closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. More closings are sure to come. In response, Varsity Tutors, founded by Washington University in St. Louis alum Chuck Cohn, has launched a new service called Virtual School Day.
Washington University alum Sam Coster (BS ’12) received some love from The Riverfront Times recently for his game studio Butterscotch Shenanigans.
Summersalt, the women’s apparel company co-founded by WashU alum Lori Coulter, has raised $17.3 million in Series B financing.
Apprente, co-founded by Washington University in St. Louis alum Moshe Looks, is being acquired by McDonald’s.
A 2019 CBRE Research Report ranks St. Louis among the top ten emerging life-sciences market clusters in the U.S.
Yesterday in Austin, Texas, twenty-five startups competed to be Startup of the Year at an annual competition at South by Southwest (SXSW). A familiar name was among them: GiftAMeal, founded by WashU alum Andrew Glanz. Glantz founded GiftAMeal in 2014 while he…
JD Ross, BSBA ‘11, BS ‘11, founded Open Door, an online marketplace for buying and selling homes.
Varsity Tutors, founded by WashU alum Chuck Cohn, has acquired test prep and admissions consulting company Veritas Prep. Cohn, (BSBA ’08, founded Varsity Tutors in 2007 while he was still a student at Washington University in St. Louis. The 600-employee company has…
Jerry Steiner, EMBA ’92, is CEO of CoverCress, a St. Louis-based ag tech startup that recently closed a $2M funding round.