Young Alfred Streamlines Insurance Shopping Process

Young Alfred Streamlines Purchasing Process for Insurance Young Alfred is an online marketplace that helps consumers compare and shop for personal and casualty (P&C) insurance such as homeowners, rent, auto and pet. As Young Alfred co-founders Jason Christiansen and David Stasie describe it, today’s process for purchasing homeowners insurance involves cumbersome questionnaires, unnecessary paper-pushing, and…

Coqovins – Your Personal Virtual Sommelier

Coqovins – Your Personal Virtual Sommelier Coqovins is a Wharton startup utilizing AI to provide personalized wine recommendations for customers. The company relies on machine learning to capture customers’ wine preferences and aims to help wine retailers increase sales by facilitating customers’ purchase decisions. I sat down with the Coqovins Co-Founder, Quentin Chalvon Demersay, and…

NeuroFlow Uses Metrics to Improve Mental Health

NeuroFlow Uses Metrics to Improve Mental Health Co-founded by a Wharton MBA and a Penn Bioengineer, NeuroFlow quantifies patient stress, relaxation, and engagement in mental health treatment.   A Personal Mission On average, 20 veterans commit suicide every day. As a platoon leader in the US Army, NeuroFlow CEO Chris Molaro saw firsthand the mental toll…

Couch Startup Burrow Reaches $7 Million Annual Run Rate

Couch Startup Burrow Reaches $7 M Annual Run Rate   Burrow sells and delivers high quality, affordable couches. Earlier this month, the team made some significant changes — expanding its showrooms, introducing new products, and bringing manufacturing back to the good old United States. I sat down with co-founders Stephen Kuhl and Kabeer Chopra, both 2017 Wharton MBA grads, to discuss…