Moving away from home for the first time can be a stressful experience for many people, and I, for one, am both excited and nervous to go to college in a new city. One particularly fun thing about moving away is having the ability to decorate your own space. As incoming freshman know, however, purchasing everything you need can be a daunting task. Amanda Zuckerman, who graduated from Washington University in St. Louis in , experienced a similar dilemma when shopping for her own dorm room, and to solve this issue, she co-founded Dormify , an online one-stop-shop that sells everything incoming college students need for their rooms.
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Dormify announced the Series A financing round after the two companies had partnered for nearly three years. It will use the investment to hire staff, expand pop-up locations in spring and enhance its e-commerce platform. American Eagle is based in Pittsburgh. All rights reserved.
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Free returns. Inclusive, informative, unafraid, and non-judgemental content for moms and moms-to-be who are juggling it all. Email us: storks monicaandandy. When Amanda and her mother Karen Zuckerman were shopping for Amanda's freshman dorm room they had trouble finding dorm decor as stylish and sophisticated as Amanda desired, a problem her peers were running into as well. After spending a lot of time, going from store to store, Amanda and Karen realized there wasn't a one-stop destination for dorm room shopping. From here, the mother-daughter duo created a vision for Dormify, which has since developed into the reputable commerce and content brand it is today. Since they started in , Amanda and Dormify have taken DTC to the next level, expanding their product line to meet the need for young girls looking to personalize their environment in a new place. Listen in to learn how Amanda cofounded Dormify with her mom, the unfair advantages this gave her, and what she learned along the way. Our Favorite Outfits No-fuss, pull-from-the-closet looks. Kids Boxes Birthday Boxes y.