The Last Mile

  • Bullish: Tech tackles criminal justice reform

    It’s no secret that the criminal justice system in the United States is broken. With 2.2 million people behind bars in prisons and jails in the country, the U.S. has the largest prison population in the world. In our first episode of Bullish since taking a break in May, I sat down with Chris Redlitz, a general partner at Transmedia Capital and co-founder of The Last Mile, to talk about… Read More

  • San Quentin Prison Demo Day Gives Entrepreneurs Behind Bars A Second Chance

    San Quentin Prison Demo Day Gives Entrepreneurs Behind Bars A Second Chance

    Barbed wire and armed guards aren’t your typical intro to a startup pitch event. But today, San Quentin Prison hosted The Last Mile demo day featuring presentations by seven inmates. The Last Mile hopes that through entrepreneurship, it can prepare convicts for employment and reduce recidivism. Considering these founders have never used the Internet or an app, their business plans… Read More