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Louis Wharton – Harvard, Stanford Law

Louis Wharton Stubbs Alderton & Markiles Harvard University, Stanford Law Louis A. Wharton is a Partner of Stubbs Alderton & Markiles. He counsels clients in the technology, internet/e-commerce, pharmaceutical, apparel and entertainment industries, among others. Louis serves as a member of the Board of Directors of the Los Angeles Venture Association (LAVA) and the San Fernando Valley […]

Tina Hay – Harvard, USC

Tina Hay CEO & Founder, CardBlanc Harvard University & University of Southern California Tina Hay, Founder and CEO of CardBlanc, comes from a diverse background encompassing film, technology and finance. Her fascination with the payments industry led to the founding of CardBlanc, a universal card for payments, shopping and social. In addition to the card, she has developed a financial literacy […]

Vincent Bradley – University of Michigan

Vincent Bradley CEO & Co-Founder,  FlashFunders University of Michigan Vincent is a serial entrepreneur with a diverse background in business and product development. Before co-founding FlashFunders, Vincent consulted for several technology startups, providing them with growth and product development services. Prior to consulting, Vincent co-founded Ridotto, a virtual currency sports betting startup. Vincent also spent time working with […]

Freya Estreller – Cornell University

Freya Estreller CEO & Founder,  Ludlows Cocktail Co. & Coolhaus Cornell University Freya Estreller likes bringing cool, niche products to the masses. She is Co-Founder of Coolhaus, an architecturally-themed and gourmet dessert company made famous by its ice cream sandwiches, which are now sold in over 4,000+ stores across the US. Coolhaus also employs over 70 people […]

Aaron Zagha – Wharton

Aaron Zagha COO & Co-Founder, ShopSquad Inc/Ownza.com The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania  Aaron Zagha is currently the head of eCommerce for Teleflora’s international operations. He also serves on the investment committee for Westside Analytics, a startup applying data mining to investment research for hedge funds. Prior to joining Teleflora, Aaron was a co-founder and COO of […]

Karen Jashinsky – Washington University, St. Louis

Karen Jashinsky CEO & Founder, O2 Max Fitness Washington University, St. Louis USC Marshall School of Business Karen Jashinsky is the founder of O2 MAX Fitness. An avid fitness and nutrition enthusiast, Karen created O2 MAX to empower individuals by providing them with the tools and knowledge to make fitness a lifestyle. She is the first […]

Sparkology

  Do you have a missed connection from our event? Sparkology allows established men and women in NYC to make a romantic connection without wasting time scouring endless loser profiles and sending dozens of unanswered messages. Sparkology is where NICE guys meet NICE girls. The Ivy Plus Society VIPs get: 15 Day Free Membership for the […]

Whim

Whim is a mobile app that sends you out on a date TONIGHT.  Whim eliminates the searching, waiting, and relentless messaging that’s become the norm with other dating apps, and replaces that tiring process with an exciting chance to simply meet someone new over drinks, any night of the week.  The idea is to enjoy curated […]

Ludlows Cocktail Co.

Ludlows Cocktail Co. is a Los Angeles based start-up founded by Coolhaus Co-Founder Freya Estreller focused on crafting fun, innovative, premium and all-natural spirited products. Their line of 30-proof, pre-packaged craft cocktail Jelly Shots just launched at select CA retailers like Total Wine & more, Fresh & Easy, and Hi-Time Wine Cellars and have been […]

crWowd

crWOWd is the most convenient way to get answers from friends AND friends of friends across networks. How does it work? You send questions to your go-to people (crWOWd members/groups, Facebook friends, Twitter followers, email, etc.) all from one place. They answer and/or forward your request to their go-to people. And so on. Check out […]