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New York Headquarters
1140 Broadway, Suite 501
6th Floor
New York City, NY, 10001
USA

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Co-founder & CEO
Co-founder & COO
Director of Product

Funding

TOTAL $650k
FUNDING TOTAL $650k
Seed, 11/2013
Microsoft Ventures
Deborah Quazzo
Lerer Ventures
Mark Cuban
$650k

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Ranku

Founded in June 2013 by Kim Taylor and Cecilia Retelle, Ranku is a discovery engine for online degrees from non-profit universities.

Ranku is a Mark Cuban-backed female founded startup and part of Techstars inaugural education accelerator based in New York.

Recent Milestones

  • Dollar
    Ranku received $650k in Seed funding. (11/10/13)
    Posted 9/10/13 at 9:35pm via women2.com
  • Check
    Ranku added Matt Kandler as Director of Product. (8/1/13)
    Posted 8/26/13 at 4:03pm
  • Check
    Ranku added Cecilia Retelle as Co-founder & COO. (6/17/13)
    Posted 6/22/13 at 2:18pm
  • Check
    Ranku added Kim Taylor as Co-founder & CEO. (6/1/13)
    Posted 6/22/13 at 2:18pm

Videos

Above:

CNBC: Mark Cuban’s Latest Venture - Ranku

Added: 9/23/13

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Ranku screenshot
Above: Ranku Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 6/25/13
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Sources

  1. Female-Founded Startup Ranku Secures $650,000 Investment from Microsoft Ventures (women2.com) [edit]
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