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James Coleman

James Coleman

Posted on 01 November 2016

Cohort: 2
Flashpoint Company: Fifth Room Storage

James Coleman became a part of Flashpoint as a founder in Cohort 2, and has worked closely with the program for the last 3 years. He has a profound appreciation for the principles and tools of startup engineering and has observed the impact it can have on founders. In his current role, James relies on his experience with startup engineering to help entrepreneurs build companies striving to use technology to address real-world needs.

James attended Harvard University, where he earned his bachelor’s degree in Government. His career pursuits have been broad. He taught high school students in Cairo, Egypt, staffed a Presidential campaign in New Hampshire, and spent a decade managing operations at McMaster-Carr, a large distributor of industrial supplies.