The first company that has formed out of Drop Kick Ventures is Connoshoer, an app specially designed for shoe collectors. The idea for Connoshoer was born at Omaha-based digital agency Phenomblue, which gives its employees a bonus day to work on personal projects.
We funded $100,000 to Josh Jamieson and Steve Gordon, who co-founded Connoshoer. Josh runs the day to day operations and execution of the company while Steve Gordon supplies the industry connections and overall vision for the company. The founders plan to partner with big-name shoe companies and also offer e-commerce within the app.
To read more, check out the Silicon Prairie News article.