Janet Cruz 45 years old, mother of 2 sons.
Everett Coop Established in 1890. Cooperative Bank Located in MA
Small business owners -Improve family lifestyle. -Needs additional capital for buying an ingredient for Christmas products. -Has a bakery brand that is known as a unique style.
Cooperative banks -Become a leader in the market -Increase Revenues and profitability -Offer services with quality, security, and convenience -Alternative metrics for analyzing credit history
What it does
-Connect cooperatives to small business owners for micro-financing.
How I built it
- It is a two-sided market with cooperatives and borrowers.
- We used to build with Tezos.
Challenges I ran into
Janet (our persona) -Got rejected from 2 banks -Lack of capital -More competitors in the market.
Everett Coop (our persona) -Lack of presence and visibility -Need more borrowers to increase their performance
Accomplishments that I'm proud of
- We are solving informality to formality.
- Have two social impacts, solve Gender equality, Decent workplace