Inside the Incubator
The Makery, Brooklyn: A Case Study in Cluster Entrepreneurship
Launched September 2008
Kate Thorman, 24, managing editor
Launched by former Google employee Dorothy McGivney, 32, Jauntsetter selects vacation deals for busy New Yorkers.
Electric Sheep Company
Launched April 2005
Jonathan Collins, 39, CEO
Collins stops by to work alongside Chris Carella—his former CCO and now sometime consultant—on ESC's new Facebook app, StreamJam, a 24-7 online music festival.
Launched August 2010
Amanda Peyton, 27, co-founder; Jason Gavris, 23, cofounder; Jarod Reyes, 29, VP of design
This app provides strangers in the same location with a real-time conversation tool.