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D.C. Electric Bike Start-Up Picking Up Speed

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Article quotes McDonough alumnus Jeff Stefanis: Jeff Stefanis and Amber Wason admit that it’s not your typical start-up headquarters, this old row house they found near Howard University’s campus in the District. But then, on closer inspection, these two entrepreneurs aren’t building your typical bikes, either. Stefanis and Wason, graduates of Georgetown University and George Washington University, respectively, are the founders of Riide, a company making a hybrid electric bike for urban commuters.