Kim Garrett – Adversity

Kim Garrett didn’t have the most typical childhood. As a kid, she was exposed to the world of drugs and alcohol addiction and didn’t have your standard childhood experience. After graduating high school and year at a community college she started leasing apartments,...

Green Light: Riot RC

  Arriving to the end of the semester, Riot RC accomplished many of the goals that it set out to meet at the inception of the Venture Lab process. In the coming weeks and months, we will be analyzing what things we can do to further the research of our MVP and...

The Hardest Start: Riot RC

With any project that one undertakes, there is rarely one that does not begin with unbridled confidence and optimism that gives way to the reality of the work that needs to be completed. Over the last couple of weeks we have been able to make tremendous progress with...

The Hardest Part of Starting Up

Some people may think that the toughest part of starting a business is actually coming up with the “genius” idea. Others might say that customer acquisition or financing is the hardest part. There are so many different elements and hurdles that are part of...