Dinesh Agarwal is a research scientist turned entrepreneur. His research has been talked about in top international publications and has been published by over a dozen top-tier peer-reviewed conference proceedings. His one-man team was one of the top 10 finalists among 117,000 participants to reach Microsoft Imagine Cup USA finals. Part of his work has been patented and some is still under patent process.
After graduating with a Ph.D. in Cloud Computing from Georgia State University he moved on to the path of entrepreneurship. Having faced the frustration of being a first time entrepreneur he started his startup-as-a-service model, Pro Start Me, to help entrepreneurs bring their ideas to life.
Dinesh and his team have created over 10 startups thus far. List of startups brought to fruition by Pro Start Me includes Folwd – a social media management tool, Flippiness – a book arbitrage website, TweetFull – get more and relevant traffic from Twitter among others.