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A Bunch of Students Think They May Have Found the Next Mark Zuckerberg

Liz Dwyer

Plenty of successful entrepreneurs like Mark Zuckerberg got their start in their college dorm rooms so venture capital firm First Round Capital decided to start "The Dorm Room Initiative" to find the next Zuckerberg, and they got 11 students at UPenn and Drexel University to get involved. Well, those students think 21-year-old UPenn junior Dan Shipper is the one who has what it takes.

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  • Jed Oelbaum

    Nerds: our last natural resource. Can't drill offshore for that.

    Godspeed, you blackhead emperor.