Wednesday, September 05, 2012 12:00 AM

Getelman named a tech rising star

Dan Getelman '12 has been named one of the rising technology stars in New York under the age of 25 by

Getelman, along with his co-founders Joseph Cohen and Jim Grandpre, were recognized for their start-up, Lore, which is a web-based social education tool. The company was founded in 2011 when the three founders were at Penn. They raised $1 million and left school to work on their business, then called Coursekit.

Since then, the company has re-branded and raised another $5 million from several prominent investors. Lore is now available on more than 600 campuses.

Getelman, who is Lore's CTO, served as an Associate Photo Editor and Lead Online Developer in his time at the DP. 

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