Yale School of Management

Kickstarted! Tuckerman & Co. Launches at Yale

Jonas Clark '15 took a deep breath. "How am I doing? I'm great. Tired. But I signed up for this. We didn't apply anywhere else. We knew we were coming to SOM. We knew we were going to start this business."

November 11, 2014

It had been barely a week since Clark and his fiancé, Amanda Rinderle (also SOM '15), had launched a website and a Kickstarter campaign for their organic cotton dress shirt line. They had also just incorporated as a Benefit Corporation, hosted a launch party, won reSet's top prize for Social Enterprise, and were fielding interviews left and rightTuckerman & Co. was live. And there wasn't a lot of time to breathe. They've taken one day off this year. It was the day they got engaged. 

Did I mention that they're both full-time students at Yale SOM?

Read the full post on the Yale Center for Business and the Environment blog


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Minna Brown