William Cottrell

All about design, web, and grad school

Month: March, 2012


Adstruc in New York City

Just finished a road trip through New York City with some fellow grad students and had the chance to meet a friend of a friend with an inspiring story. He had created his own start-up company fresh out of college and eventually sold it to Google. He now lives in the upper west side of Manhattan and has a brand new start up company called “Adstruc.” Adstuc is a company that handles advertising for small businesses is the very definition of a start-up: a few guys with handful of computers, fluffy dog lying around, tiny room in the 5th floor of a building in Chinatown. There was a great sense of positivity floating around within Adstruc, and I couldn’t help but feel like I belonged in a environment like this. Someday…



Finishing up finals this week. Ive been pretty wrapped up in my iOS app prototype and I’m starting to feel proud of it…