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State of Place

Business Operations Intern at State of Place

Detroit, Shanghai, Boston, Remote · Internship
We have exciting opportunities to work with our disruptive urban planning tech startup founded by international walkability expert and Fulbright Fellow, Dr. Mariela Alfonzo. Our self-motivated, diverse team is distributed in the US and China enabling everyone to work flexibly and remotely. We were awarded a very competitive Small Business Innovation Research grant from the National Science Foundation to support R&D, participated in 3 accelerator programs including the Katapult Acclerator that we are currently participating in that has facilitated our growth and allowed us to scale - and that's why we are growing our team! Read More
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Job Description

State of Place is seeking a Business Operations Intern to start immediately. We need your talent to enable us to have streamlined business operations to facilitate growing the business and in return, you will receive excellent Lean Startup business experience, internship mentoring, exposure to the urban tech/planning/real estate industry and flexible hours to work around your schedule. This is a remote position so interns can work from anywhere with internet access. Please include your resume/CV with a cover letter in your Angel List application. You may send any additional questions to

Benefits: Flexible Working Hours, Innovative Start Up Remote Working
Environment, Unpaid, Work for Course Credit (possible)

Duration: 10-40 hours per week over 3-6+ months

Location: Remote (work anywhere with internet access) but
preference for those based in New York City, NY; Metro Detroit, MI; Charlotte, NC; Metro Washington DC; Boston, MA; Oakland, CA; and Shanghai, China

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What We're Building

State of Place is a Software as a Service decision-support and communication tool for the urban planning and real estate industry. State of Place helps placemakers (urban planners, developers, and other parties creating a "place") quell naysayers, get project approvals, and secure funding, faster and more affordably. Using our proprietary database, algorithms, and forecasting models, State of Place uniquely quantifies micro-scale “place quality” - what people love about great places - and the benefits tied to improving those places.

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State of Place Team

Mariela Alfonzo
Urban Design Researcher & Entrepreneur; Founder of State of Place; Research Professor @NYU; Fulbright Scholar in Shanghai; ULI 40 under 40; Passionate cook
Michelle Drousé Woodhouse
Social entrepreneur, urban planner/designer, advisor/board member to non-profits. Valuing community, sustainability and equality.
Allison Torban
B.S. in Math, Grad Cert in Geospatial Intelligence. Experienced software tester for government clients, including the FBI & The Joint Chiefs of Staff.
Devin Nieusma
Business Operations intern at State of Place. Past roles in urban planning and environmental policy. Public Policy BA at Duke University.