Launched in 2016, Houston-based startup Apartment Butler has transformed from ideation to closing a million seed round and a growing team of 12.
Ben Johnson, Founder & CEO of Apartment Butler, shares his startup story and how the community and resources at Station Houston helped him along the way.
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