Category: News

Elab Alumni Spotlight – Hasin & Samiha Ahmed

  ELAB Fellow Spotlight: Hasin I. Ahmed Interview by: Sasha Charlemagne   Hasin     Since launching Taratari  three years ago, you have co-founded two other companies with your sister Samiha — Burdie and Honest Social.  Do you think of yourself as a serial entrepreneur?  How would you describe that inner journey from idea to launch?     I have… Read more →

ELab Pitch Night!

Join us for this exciting night and help us choosing the startups that will form ELab’s next cohort! The Finalists Pitch Night will host the presentations of the new applicants to ELab’s 12-month fellowship incubator program (November 14, 2016 – November 14, 2017). ———————————————- What: ELab Pitch Night When: November 4th, 2016, 6pm-9pm Where: 66 Fifth Avenue. N 101 – Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen… Read more →

ELab calls for the 12 Month Fellowship Incubator Program 2016-2017

Do you live, eat, and breathe your vision? Have a great idea for a business, but you’re not sure how to get your startup off the ground?  We are proud to support current students and alumni in their journey of becoming entrepreneurs! The application for ELab’s 12 Month Fellowship Incubator Program is now open. This year’s cycle 2016/2017 commences on 14th November 2016 and runs through… Read more →

Designity is hiring!

Designity is hiring! They just contacted us; they are looking to fill five different positions that you can review here. Designity is a community of creative freelancers, where savvy business and talented creatives get the job done, right. Whether a web design project, branding for a new product, or promotional campaign, Designity provides both parties with the required tools and resources… Read more →

Interview with Rhea Alexander and Patty Beirne, mentors of ELab

Rhea Alexander (left) and Patty Beirne (right), faculty of the School of Design Strategies co-founded the Entrepreneurial Lab along with Dean Alison Mears and Eduardo Staszowski of DESIS lab to bridge academic and professional practices for a select group of recent alumni from the Parsons School of Design Strategies graduate programs. The ELab’s distributed network model leverages the new collaborative… Read more →

N8 Innovation Studio

42% of startups fail due to lack of market needs and N8 addresses these needs to help startups innovate, profit, and attract users. Founded by an inventor and technologist Victor Angel who graduated from the MS in Strategic Design and Management program at Parsons, and his systems thinker partner Alex Jinich, who graduated from Columbia University with a degree in… Read more →