Tag Archives: online sneaker

These two college buddies quit their jobs on the same day, and eleven years later they’ve raised $100 million to rule the ‘sneakerhead’ market

These two college buddies quit their jobs on the same day, and eleven years later they’ve raised $100 million to rule the ‘sneakerhead’ market

Cofounders Eddy Lu and Daishin Sugano’s story doesn’t start . The two developed thick skin from failed venture after failed venture before launching the online sneaker marketplace in 2015. Now the company has a fresh $60 million in funding with traction and popularity to match. Eddy Lu and Daishin Sugano quit their boring corporate jobs on the same day eleven years ago.  The two college friends had no idea they would eventually run a super-buzzy online sneaker marketplace called that has scooped up nearly $100 million in […]

More info