Our Entrepreneur Program Welcomes Its 2018 Class



We are excited to announce the 2018 class of SoFi Entrepreneurs! These ten companies stood out amongst the hundreds of incredible applications we received, representing a diverse set of industries, backgrounds, and big problems they’re trying to solve. We are excited to ride shotgun and help them all navigate their entrepreneurial journeys. Over the next ten months, we’ll devote our coaching and resources to helping each of these ten companies get off the ground, culminating in our Demo Day in October:

Company: BlockFi
SoFi Member: Zac Prince
Overview: Lending meets Cryptocurrency assets
Location: New York

Company: Tali
SoFi Member: Matt Petrie Volm
Overview: Voice-enabled productivity assistant
Location: Portland

Company: Jointly
SoFi Member: Raven Smith
Overview: Couples and $ made simple
Location: Boston

Company: JetPack
SoFi Member: Lawrence Morris
Overview: Last mile delivery for campuses
Location: Palo Alto

Company: OmniBuilds
SoFi Member: Jake Pimental
Overview: Enables engineers to design and build better hardware faster
Location: San Francisco

Company: Opus 12
SoFi Member: Nicholas Flanders
Overview: Device that converts CO2 into valuable chemicals and fuels
Location: San Francisco

Company: Abode
SoFi Member: Carson Junginger and Kyle Stoner
Overview: Making home buying painless
Location: Chicago

Company: Memorang 
SoFi Member: Yermie Cohen
Overview: Web and mobile study platform
Location: Los Angeles

Company: Partake Foods
SoFi Member: Denise Woodward
Overview: Cookies and snacks free of food allergens
Location: New York

Company: Otto Robotics
SoFi Member: Garret Ochs
Overview: Robotic solutions that can cook, assemble, and deliver
Location: Seattle

We are supportive of all of our members with start-up aspirations and pursuits, we encourage you to join our community and apply to our rolling process. Many thanks and happy building!

Stay tuned for updates on our companies as they go through our accelerator program next year. We will be hosting a Demo Day in October 2018 for accredited investors. If you are interested in attending Demo Day, connecting with any of these companies directly, or finding out more, please e-mail us at entrepreneurs@sofi.com.


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