Harvard | Mr. Nonprofit Social Entrepreneur
GMAT 740, GPA 3.7
Harvard | Mr. Merchant Of Debt
GMAT 760, GPA 3.5 / 4.0 in Master 1 / 4.0 in Master 2
Stanford GSB | Ms. East Africa Specialist
GMAT 690, GPA 3.34
Harvard | Mr. Improve Healthcare
GMAT 730, GPA 2.8
NYU Stern | Mr. Low Gmat
GMAT 690, GPA 73.45 % (No GPA in undergrad)
Darden | Mr. Indian Telecom ENG
GRE 340, GPA 3.56
Tuck | Ms. Nigerian Footwear
GRE None, GPA 4.5
Stanford GSB | Mr. Low GPA To Stanford
GMAT 770, GPA 2.7
Berkeley Haas | Mr. 360 Consultant
GMAT 720, GPA 3.4
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Low GPA High GRE
GRE 325, GPA 3.2
Darden | Mr. Senior Energy Engineer
GMAT 710, GPA 2.5
Duke Fuqua | Ms. Health Care Executive
GMAT 690, GPA 3.3
Chicago Booth | Mr. Finance Musician
GRE 330, GPA 3.6
NYU Stern | Mr. Hail Mary 740
GMAT 740, GPA 2.94
Harvard | Mr. London Artist
GMAT 730, GPA First Class Honours (4.0 equivalent)
USC Marshall | Mr. Ambitious
GRE 323, GPA 3.01
Harvard | Mr. Professional Boy Scout
GMAT 660, GPA 3.83
SDA Bocconi | Mr. Pharma Manager
GMAT 650, GPA 3,2
N U Singapore | Ms. Biomanager
GMAT 520, GPA 2.8
Kellogg | Mr. Young PM
GMAT 710, GPA 9.64/10
Wharton | Mr. Indian VC
GRE 333, GPA 3.61
MIT Sloan | Mr. Tech Enthusiast
GRE 325, GPA 6.61/10
Harvard | Mr. Midwest Dreamer
GMAT 760, GPA 3.3
Foster School of Business | Ms. Diamond Dealer
GRE 308, GPA Merit
NYU Stern | Mr. Low Undergraduate GPA
GMAT 720 (Expected), GPA 2.49
Stanford GSB | Ms. Try Something New
GMAT 740, GPA 3.86
Darden | Mr. Military Missile Defense
GRE 317, GPA 3.26

Poets&Quants’ Top 100 MBA Startups

RankCompany nameFunding (Millions)Founder(s)SchoolDescriptionLaunch Year
76Zumper$2.7Anthemos Georgiades, Leah Jones, Russell MiddletonHarvard Real Estate2011
77VividCortex$2.7Kyle Redinger, Baron SchwartzVirginia (Darden) Software2012
78PayPerks$2.6Arlyn Davich, Jake PetersColumbiaFinancial Services2009
78ZetrOZ Inc$2.6Bryant Guffey, George K. Lewis, JoAnne GuarinoCornell (Johnson)Healthcare2009
78Keaton Row$2.6Cheryl Han, Elenor MakHarvardPersonal styling online2011
81BlackLocus$2.5Rodrigo Carhvalo, Lukas Bouvrie, Francisco UribeCarnegie Mellon (Tepper)Pricing tools for retailers2012
81AgileMD$2.5Kurt Ericson, Borna SafabakhshChicago (Booth)Healthcare2011
81Matchbox$2.5Stephen MarcusMIT (Sloan) Software2011
84Zillabyte$2.1Roger Huffstetler, Jake QuistHarvardBig data2011
85LearnBop$2.0Bharanidharan Rajakumar, Arthur TuCarnegie Mellon (Tepper)Adaptive learning platform2010
85Seedrs$2.0Jeff Lynn, Carlos SilvaOxford (Saïd)Investment2009
85Shoptiques$2.0Olga VidishevaHarvardEcommerce2011
85FIGS Scrubs$2.0Trina Spear, Heather HassonHarvardMedical apparel2012
85VideoGenie$2.0Justin NassiriStanfordVideo advertising2010
90Cabify$2.0Juan De Antonio, Sam LownStanfordOn-demand car service2011
91Streak$1.9Aleem Mawani, Omar IsmailHarvardEmail CRM2011
92Ink (File Picker)$1.8Anand Dass, Brett Van Zuiden, Liyan David Chang, Thomas GeorgiouMIT (Sloan) Application interactions2012
92Sunglass$1.8Nitin Rao, Kaustuv DeBiswasMIT (Sloan) Design tools2011
92ModeWalk$1.8Henri De Shays, Beatice Pang, Mara Behrenes, Eric HenningsStanfordFashion2011
95Seamless Receipts$1.8Keith CowingCornell (Johnson)Social media CRM2010
95StyleSeek$1.8Tyler Spalding, Chris Walti, Brian HawkinsMIT (Sloan) Personalized ecommerce2011
97Cuyana$1.7Karla Gallardo, Shilpa ShahStanford, Berkeley (Haas)Women’s fashion2013
98MBA and Company$1.6Daniel Callaghan, Adam RiccoboniIESEFreelance marketplace2009
98Lema21$1.6Jonathan Assayag, Naomi ArrudaHarvardOnline eyewear retailer2013
98Calcula Technologies$1.6Buzz Bonneau, Dan Azagury, Kate Garrett, David GalBerkeley (Haas)Kidney stone treatment2012

About The Author

John A. Byrne is the founder and editor-in-chief of C-Change Media, publishers of Poets&Quants and four other higher education websites. He has authored or co-authored more than ten books, including two New York Times bestsellers. John is the former executive editor of Businessweek, editor-in-chief of Businessweek. com, editor-in-chief of Fast Company, and the creator of the first regularly published rankings of business schools. As the co-founder of CentreCourt MBA Festivals, he hopes to meet you at the next MBA event in-person or online.