Thursday, September 12, 2013
Mark Cuban Backs HourlyNerd
Wish you could call up an MBA student and get some advice for your small business? Prolific, Texas angel investor Mark Cuban has backed a startup connecting small and mid sized businesses with MBA students, called HourlyNerd. Cuban has invested $450,000 in the BOston area startup, as part of a $750,000 seed fnding round. HourlyNerd's service lets businesses get the advice and expertise of both MBA students and recent graduates, on a hourly or part time basis. Other investors in the round were Connect Ventures and Accanto Partners.