• 00:01    |    
    Initial credits
  • 00:05    |    
    Mickey Costa
    • History education in Colorado
    • Law school in Washington DC
    • What is FundElevator?
    • Lessons learned
  • 04:07    |    
    James Schüler
    • Personal background
    • Building the entrepreneurial spirit
    • Learning how to code
    • First company: Elegible
    • Experience in Y Combinator
    • Resigning to Elegible
    • Thiel Fellowship Award
  • 08:39    |    
    Final credits

FundElevator: Entrepreneurial Experiences

New Media  | 21 de enero de 2014  | Vistas: 15

Mickey Costa and James Schüler share their entrepreneurial experiences and how they met and cofounded Mickey Costa talks about his education of history and law in Colorado and Washington D.C. He expounds the purpose of his company and how they want to make political change through a crowd funding platform to support candidates and causes. Finally he illustrates the lessons learned in his personal entrepreneurial experience. Later on, James shares his background on his first companies and jobs. Then he narrates how he learned to code all by himself and founded his first company. Finally Shüler talks about his experience in the company Y Combinator and how winning the Thiel Fellowship Award has launched forward his aspirations to change how policy is made in the United States of America.


James Schüler is an entrepreneur, CTO and cofounder of; former…

Mickey Costa is CEO and cofounder of He holds a…