The founder of TechStars startup weeSpring talks about why she initially missed the boat on mobile for her mom-focused company and why you shouldn’t make the same mistake. By Ally Downey (CEO & Founder, weeSpring) A few months ago, my team sat in a room with one of our mentors, who was advising us on product [...]
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weeSpring’s co-founder explains what it took to get into über-competitive TechStars. By Allyson Downey (CEO & Co-founder, weeSpring) A year ago, when weeSpring was just an idea sketched out on a couple PowerPoint slides, a friend suggested we apply to this thing called TechStars – a world-class accelerator that helps startups get their rocketship off [...]
Right now, we’re eating, drinking, and sleeping user acquisition… By Allyson Downey (Co-Founder, weeSpring) I think of myself as an accidental entrepreneur: I had a newborn baby, was transitioning into a new job, and was as sleep-deprived as you’d imagine under those circumstances. But during all those sleepless nights (and days!), I had this idea [...]