Cal State Long Beach Alum Aims to Revolutionize Social Responsibility Programs with Startup Platform

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Cal State Long Beach Alum Aims to Revolutionize Social Responsibility Programs with Startup Platform

After a trip to India in January, Cal State Long Beach graduate Gaurav Bhattacharya and Saumya Bhatnagar dropped everything to co-found Glipped, a software application that seeks to match businesses with nonprofits and Non-Government Organizations (NGOs), eliminating traditional overhead costs associated with corporate philanthropy and, essentially, giving millennials what they want. 

 

Digitizing a Timeless Tradition: Long Beach Startup Uses Software to Innovate Old-School Childcare

As Wayman puts it in his elevator pitch for Kangarootime, a cloud-based software application aimed at streamlining childcare for both parents and providers, today’s childcare practices have been left behind in the “digital revolution.” They rely primarily on paperwork, while the rest of the world has become increasingly digitized. Wayman's Long Beach-based company is looking to change that, and make a profit along the way.