‘Shark Tank’: How Her Childhood Memories Led To A Million-Dollar App Idea
February 6, 2017
As a child, product design engineer Amelia Cosgrove loved building forts, time travel machines and other wild ideas that tested the limits of her imagination and resources. One day while sharing her childhood memories with fellow product design engineers over lunch, the proverbial light bulb for a million-dollar app concept went off in her head.
“The idea hit me,” Cosgrove said. “Why not enable kids to create their own custom toys, and use modern innovation like on-demand manufacturing and technology to do so?”