30 Under 30 2011: Where Are They Now?

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Ben Kaufman, Mophie, 2007

Kaufman founded Mophie, a company that designs and sells Apple accessories, in 2005, and landed on our list in 2007. Since then, Kaufman has sold Mophie, and launched another company: Quirky.com. The site is a virtual community of inventors, who essentially help each other make ideas into reality. As if the now 24-year-old doesn’t have enough to do, Kaufman has also recently signed on to star in a Sundance channel reality show aptly-named Quirky, which will shadow the energetic entrepreneur in his everyday life. Read more.