In 2013, Lachman and Elina Furman co-founded the toy-sharing, e-commerce company, Pley. Known as the “Netflix-for-
“I am thrilled to be selected as a finalist for Entrepreneur Magazine’s Entrepreneur of 2014, and to be in such good company,” noted Lachman. “It has been exciting year building and growing Pley and seeing the pictures of thousands of happy families that use our service. Our rental platform is used by parents who appreciate playing with educational toys that develop important cognitive skills rather having their kids spend hours in front of digital screens. Our service provides a positive footprint by saving a tree during the lifecycle of each LEGO set that we rent. We are solving a real pain point for parents and I am deeply honored to be recognized alongside my fellow finalists”
“Each a change-agent in his/her own right, this year’s finalists are solving problems for a variety of demographics in extraordinary ways,” said Amy Cosper, VP/editor in chief at Entrepreneur. “Now that we’ve narrowed down the final set from one of the most impressive entrant pools to date, we’re eager to see what happens next in the voting phase. The results will show us which entrepreneurs the small-business community connects with most deeply, and their votes of support will help us determine the ultimate winners.”
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Pley is known as the Netflix-like LEGO rental service. Founded by parents, recommended by experts and loved by families across the nation, Pley makes it possible for kids of all ages to build LEGO creations without having to purchase them, saving hundreds of dollars per year in toys that are used and then often neglected. For more information, visit https://www.pley.com.
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