2013 Runner Up: MassChallenge is the largest accelerator program and startup competition in the world. This post explores the program’s growing impact on job creation and state revenue generation.
About Jibran Malek
Jibran Malek is currently working towards a dual degree in Political Science and American History with a minor in Philosophy at Suffolk University, making him an unlikely startup enthusiast. Through his studies in political theory, Jibran has developed an intense interest in disruptive and progressive ideas which made MassChallenge a surprising but perfect fit for his passions as MassChallenge’s Social Media Coordinator.
At MassChallenge, Jibran is not only responsible for coordinating with the Events, Partnerships, and Marketing teams to make sure the entire world knows what’s going on in the startup accelerator through social media, but he also dedicates himself to amplifying the amazing stories the MassChallenge startups experience on a daily basis. Prior to joining MassChallenge, Jibran interned at the Law Offices of Carlos Estrada and the Alliance for Business Leadership. Jibran loves Lord of the Rings, philosophy, and chocolate milk – but what he loves most of all is peace, quiet, and good-tilled Earth.