Dorm Room Fund invests in student-run companies and helps college entrepreneurs balance academics with business. In this Meet The Innovators conversation, I chat with DRF’s CeCe Cheng and Deborah Li along with Chris Fralic, partner at First Round Capital, about why great ideas often happen on campus and how student startups can succeed.

J. Kelly Hoey

J. Kelly Hoey

J. Kelly Hoey is a problem solver who believes that most professional challenges—whether funding, landing a board position or getting a new job—are solved by tapping into networks.Kelly is a popular speaker on networking, community building and investing issues, especially as they relate to women, and has worked with the IEEE, PGA, Bank of America, Apple and countless others. Follow Kelly on Twitter @jkhoey and on Instagram @jkellyhoey and join the #BYDN community at www.buildyourdreamnetwork.com