Start-Up Junkies Season 1
S01 E01Jan 24, 2008
Episode 1 Jan 24, 2008 Ron travels to Seattle's Keiretsu Forum on a mission to create buzz, court investors and collect some major funds.
S01 E02Jan 29, 2008
Episode 2 Jan 29, 2008 The high hopes and higher expectations of Earth Class Mail may be sidelined by the uncertainty of an investor partnership.
S01 E03Jan 31, 2008
Episode 3 Jan 31, 2008 With plans to sell his home, his planes and other valued possessions, Ron charges ahead and hunts for office space in downtown Seattle.
S01 E04Feb 7, 2008
Episode 4 Feb 7, 2008 The massive process of "scaling" Earth Class Mail to client expectations puts intense pressure on Paul and his engineers, who must insure that their technology can keep pace with the growing customer base.
S01 E05Feb 22, 2008
Episode 5 Feb 22, 2008 Sales reports come in, and the team must take urgent action in order to "stop the bleeding."
S01 E06Feb 22, 2008
Episode 6 Feb 22, 2008 Ron courts investors at another Keiritsu conference, where the appearance of a prominent VC may influence his mission.
S01 E07Feb 29, 2008
Episode 7 Feb 29, 2008 Ron is invited - as an esteemed partner of Microsoft - to present Earth Class Mail to an international postal conference. But can Paul and the engineering team dismantle the software and re-build it in time to make it Microsoft compatible?
S01 E08Mar 26, 2008
Episode 8 Mar 26, 2008 Barcelona-bound, Ron gets ready to unveil Earth Class Mail at the world's largest trade show for postal services-and pitch to the company's largest potential customer base. It's down to the wire for the software team as a coveted spot sharing Microsoft's booth means mammoth expectations and a complete system overhaul. With operations in overdrive, there's still money to be raised, staff to be hired and many more goals to be set. Who will stick around to see if Earth Class Mail can grow from start-up seed to fruitful corporation? And who will jump ship in search of the next start-up success story?