• Meet Our Residents

    Ryan Laverty


    President at eTower, Founder of Learn to SpeakOut


    As the president for the 2018 year, Ryan is excited to lead eTower in a rebranding and transformation into a true entrepreneurial incubator. He is also the founder of Learn to SpeakOut, a presentation coaching business aimed at teaching public speaking to corporate executives.

    Daniel Brassloff


    Community Manager at eTower, Founder of MuggedCake by Uncontained LLC


    Daniel is an operations and social impact passionate person that loves entrepreneurship. He truly believes the intersection of social responsibility and business is the way of the future. His company makes instant, sustainable, and long-lasting mug cakes that just happen to be gluten-free and nut-free.

    Sumukh Setty


    Vice President at eTower, Founder of Teendemy


    Sumukh is a sophmore passionate about Venture Capital, Education, and all things entrepreneurship. He is a Venture Partner at Contrary Capital, a de-centralized university focused venture fund investing in the best and brightest university entrepreneurs. He also founded Teendemy, a educational initiative designed to teach teenagers soft skills and life skills that aren't taught in modern education, and is currently transitioning it into his own podcast.

    Jonathan DiModica


    Head of Marketing at eTower, Founder at Boston Got Sole


    Jonathan is an outgoing, unique, and hardworking person. He founded Boston Got Sole in 2013 and has been chasing the dream since. His other passions include music (Kanye West, Frank Sinatra, big variety), sports (Hockey, Golf, and more), and creating memories while building relationships with his loved ones.

    Ella Wahlestedt


    Web Developer at eTower


    Ella is a sophomore at Babson. From the ages of 13 to 17, she worked as a full-time actress in Los Angeles and starred in numerous films, TV shows, and commercials. Aside from acting, she loves books, podcasts, and film. Ella is deeply passionate about psychology, neuroscience, and film production and is eager to fuel her passions into creative projects.

    Noah Doris


    Resident, Founder of Goba Tea


    Noah is a junior at Babson from Miami, Florida. He is interested in Entrepreneurship and Real Estate, and focused on action and growth both personally and professionally. He is the founder of Goba Tea. Goba Tea makes the first stress-reducing vitamin infused bubble tea as a platform to refresh people's minds through the avenue of taste.

    April Chen


    Resident, Founder of Gentle


    Aside from being a student entrepreneur, April likes finding other avenues for creativity and storytelling, whether that be through graphic design, dance, handlettering, writing or spoken word. She also enjoys learning (binge listening to podcasts), and is constantly looking for inspiration (stalking people on Instagram).

    David Zamarin


    Resident, Founder of Detrapel


    Driven to overcome the challenges faced by his immigrant parents, David Zamarin has made a name for himself as the Founder of DetraPel. DetraPel is a nanotechnology protective coatings company that David has grown over the last five years to over seven figures in revenue. The company is expecting rapid expansion in the near future as they finish building their R&D initiatives. While DetraPel may be the latest of his ventures, David already has a track record as a serial entrepreneur at only age 20. He sold his first company, LickYourSole, in 2013 at age 15, which he used the proceeds from to bootstrap DetraPel.

    Michael Ioffe


    Resident, Founder of TILE


    Michael is from Portland, Oregon. He loves architecture, jazz, film, and hiking. TILE is the world’s largest conversation series. With over 250 locations in 41 countries, TILE makes in-person conversations with innovators, leaders, and entrepreneurs accessible to students worldwide.

    Hayoung Park


    Resident, Founder of Wingspan


    Hayoung was born in South Korea but moved to Maryland when he was 8. He loves empowerment, personal development, and taking action. With those three principles in mind, he founded Wingspan, a nonprofit organization that facilitates and accelerates professional development. By making resources available, Wingspan empowers students to do more.

    Maya Mutalik


    Resident, Founder of Hope Sews


    Maya loves books, music, and film. She is also deeply passionate about social justice issues such as racial and gender equality and making quality education accessible to all. She founded Hope Sews with the goal of providing greater income generation opportunities for women in developing countries. Hope Sews designs vibrant modern clothing made from authentic Ghanaian fabrics and donates electric sewing machines to seamstresses facing financial hardships. She believes that women leaders everywhere are the future and is dedicated to using business to create tangible social change on a global scale.

    Alisson Amaral


    Resident, Founder of EduQ Prep College


    Alisson is from Fortaleza, Brazil. He is passionate about learning new things, specially skills that he can apply to his daily life. He is not afraid of taking new opportunities and overnight changes. He founded EduQ Prep College with two other partners in 2017, and their mission is to provide a high quality and affordable consulting service for high school students that want to apply to college!

    Zarius Dubash




    Zarius is a Diversity Leadership Scholar concentrating in Technology, Entrepreneurship, and Design. He's passionate about the intersection of people and technology, especially in the Internet of Things field. He is currently working to implement IoT for small businesses and nonprofits in pursuit of social impact. Zarius enjoys tennis and skiing, and lives his life with respect to Good Thoughts, Good Words, and Good Deeds.

    Zaylan Jacobsen


    Resident, Founder of One God


    Zaylan is a full time pursuer of life and part time student entrepreneur from Seattle, Washington. He loves hiking, art, fitness and anything that will get his adrenaline pumping. He currently works on two different business projects – a grass roots content marketing agency, sponsormyadventure, and a Christian character development company and streetwear brand working with NCAA Division I football players, One God.

    Samuel Ntim




    Samuel is an aspiring entrepreneur from Ghana. He hopes to have many entrepreneurial impacts on his home county. He is currently in the process of establishing himself within his family’s business (a paper processing company) back in Ghana, but also aspires to venture into other things on his own ( his reason for joining e-tower).

    Jenny Lin


    Resident, Founder of Relovv


    Jenny is a Junior at Babson College studying entrepreneurship & strategic management and a current resident of eTower. She is currently working on a sustainable fashion startup, Relovv to match buyers & sellers like a dating app to get more items sold and ensure a hyper-personal shopping experience. Her interest also lies in medtech as she is developing a dermology platform to identify growths in the skin and guide patients to the appropriate treatment.