Erik Rannala
910 Colorado Ave., Santa Monica, CA 90401
Description of Organization and Population Served: 
Mucker Capital invests in seed and "pre-seed" stage companies building defensible and scalable businesses in Internet software, services and media. We partner with exceptional entrepreneurs who have deep domain expertise, principally in the greater Los Angeles area, to provide their earliest institutional funding and work side-by-side to help launch and scale their new ventures. But, it is our conviction that we must provide more than just capital. As operators and entrepreneurs ourselves, we roll up our sleeves and work with entrepreneurs in all parts of their businesses that need additional resources.
Description of Fieldwork Project and Responsibilities of Intern: 
Working for Mucker Capital allows the student to experience the intricacies of startup businesses and the technology and process required for a starting a company. Interns will assist in the domains they are more comfortable or interested in pursuing. The domains include general entrepreneurship, programming, product management, QA testing, customer support.
Special Qualifications: 
Interns should be enthusiastic about technology-enabled entrepreneurship and have the drive and ability to learn quickly. An understanding of any programming language and Microsoft Excel is a plus. Hardworking interns with proficiency in teamwork and independent productivity is essential.
Hourly Commitment Per Week: 
10-20 hours