post topics: Entrepreneurs Journey

The Entrepreneur’s Journey: Emily Malina

March 19, 2018

by Dylan Walsh It’s a staggering figure: the United States wastes roughly 40 percent of its food each year. This amounts to more than $200 billion spent growing, processing, transporting, and disposing of food that is never used. From an environmen...

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The Entrepreneur’s Journey: Jon Bloom

March 12, 2018

by Kara Baskin Jon Bloom, M.D., didn’t need to attend business school to jumpstart his career. Before arriving at MIT in 2011, he was director of medical affairs at Covidien, a health care products company, and an anesthesiologist at the University...

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The Entrepreneur’s Journey: Brint Markle

March 5, 2018

by Dylan Walsh In the fall of 2012, in his first week at MIT Sloan, Brint Markle was frantically exploring a handful of business ideas that he had invented more or less on the spot. With other new students from across campus, he was sprinting through...

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The Entrepreneur’s Journey: Kit Hickey

February 26, 2018

by Dylan Walsh Kit Hickey spent five years in investment banking wearing the kinds of clothes that met dress code but suffered on comfort: stiff, restrictive, not breathable. As an outdoor enthusiast, she was particularly aware of this shortcoming. S...

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