Success Stories

The teams from the 2013-2014 season yielded four notable successes:

  • Three of the teams – Freshbox, Track2quit and Konnect – are highlighted in this article.
  • Undercover Colors is highlighted on its Facebook page. You might wonder how the team was able to get over 100,000 likes. That happened because of an amazing surge of media coverage in September of 2014. Over 500 articles were written about the company in a two-week period.

The teams from the 2012-2013 season yielded two exciting success stories:

Jar With A Twist

JWaT launched in June of 2013 with a video that went viral very quickly. The video was developed in the class and then launched on YouTube after the provisional patent application got submitted:

The video appeared on the front page of Reddit just a few days after release. From there it went to web sites like HuffPo and Salon, and then to TV on the Today Show and GMA.  With all the publicity, the JWaT team was soon fielding calls from a number of major manufacturers.

The Temperfect Mug

The Joveo Temperfect mug came to prominence with a very successful kickstarter campaign:

The Temperfect Mug: Coffee and Tea at The Perfect Temp

The campaign raised $269,000 and sold thousands of mugs.  The campaign also garnered significant media attention from places like

Learn more at the company’s website:

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