UTS Business School Student Accepted into YCombinator program
18 November 2011
Nikki Durkin, UTS Business School student, has been accepted into the YCombinator program.
We are pleased to share that UTS Business School student, Nikki Durkin has been accepted into the YCombinator program.
Nikki is studying a Bachelor of Business, Majoring in Marketing at UTS Business School. This week Nikki went to pitch to the YCombinator team. Asher Moses of Sydney Morning Herald covers further detail about Nikki's news here.
An entrepreneur since 15, Nikki started with eBay based tshirt business Kultkandy whilst in high-school, designing and selling custom t-shirts. In 2009 then moved onto SocialSleeve, a startup for the creation of custom laptop sleeves from Facebook photos. Her most recent success is 99dresses.com, with the concept of the 'infinite wardrobe', utilising Facebook to help attract a fanbase, build buzz, and as a key marketing tool for ongoing business.
We're excited to hear more about Nikki's endeavours with the YCombinator. Congratulations Nikki!