General partners of the fund
General Partner. As a serial entrepreneur, Albert wrote the very first version of CourseHero in 2 weeks, which has since raised $17M and is profitable. Albert also co-founded 121nexus, raising $1M and growing it to 1,200 customers and 6 million personalized URLs used, surpassing $1M ARR. He won a $180K NSF innovation grant for his work on innovating physical to digital experiences, and is an inventor on 5 issued patents cited by Adobe, Facebook, and Honeywell. Albert has significant experience in product management, having spent several years as a Product Manager at Teespring, a business that does up to $200M/year in GMV and has made people into millionaires selling t-shirts, and as a Senior PM at Checkr, the startup that will vet you for your next job. He is now a co-founder of Chaser, a YCombinator-backed startup in the customer success technology space. Albert graduated with a degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Cornell University.
General Partner. Dan has worked for NASA, Northwestern, Siemens, and the law firm Frommer, Lawrence, and Haug, LLP. He is an expert in the filing and prosecution of patent applications, and is an inventor on over 20 patents. Dan won the Siemens Westinghouse National Science Award, a national award given to one team in the United States for engineering excellence. According to Science Magazine, this is a junior Nobel Prize. Dan is currently pursuing a PhD in Civil and Environmental Engineering at Carnegie Mellon. He continues his interest in astrophysics and space exploration through his participation in the International Mars Society, of which he was a Founding Member. Dan is also the President of our affiliated company, American Patent Agency PC. He graduated with a degree in Electrical and Biomedical Engineering from MIT